School Supplies Test Positive For Asbestos, Other Dangerous ChemicalsIn tests run in 2015, many major brands, including Rose Art and Crayola, contained trace amounts of asbestos fibers — a substance that can cause breathing difficulties and cancer if inhaled.
Wells Fargo: Computer Glitch Denied Loan Modifications To Hundreds Of HomeownersThe bank said in a filing Friday the error caused about 625 customers to be denied, or not offered, loan modifications they otherwise qualified for. Foreclosures were completed in about 400 of the cases.
Ready-Made Salads, Wraps Recalled For Possible Parasite ContaminationThe Agriculture Department's Food Safety and Inspection Service says the products, distributed by Indianapolis-based Caito Foods, may be contaminated with cyclospora. The parasite causes intestinal illness.
Kraft Heinz Recalls Cheese Dip For Botulism RiskThe dips under recall are the 15-ounce jars of Taco Bell Salsa Con Queso mild cheese dip that have a use-by date ranging from Oct. 31, 2018 to Jan. 23, 2019.
4 Types Of Goldfish Crackers Recalled For Salmonella FearsThe company on Monday took the action after one of its ingredient suppliers notified it that whey powder used in a seasoning may be contaminated.
Some Ritz Cracker Products Recalled For Possible Salmonella RiskThe products contain whey powder, which its supplier has recalled due to the potential presence of salmonella.
Amazon Reveals Best Deals For Prime DayThis year's sales event, which starts Monday afternoon, will be six hours longer than last year's and will launch new products.
Starbucks To Stop Offering Straws At All Locations By 2020A week after its hometown banned plastic drinking straws and utensils, the Seattle company said Monday that within two years, it will be using straws made from biodegradable materials like paper and specially designed lids.
Supreme Court Rules In Internet Sales Tax Case: States Can Charge Online ShoppersThe 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, which said they were losing out on billions of dollars annually under two decades-old Supreme Court decisions that affected online sales tax collections.
OC Company Sued For Alleged Lead Levels In 'Goat Milk' Toddler FormulaA Newport Beach company is facing legal action for allegedly manufacturing and marketing baby formulas with dangerously elevated levels of lead.
Bumble Bee CEO Indicted On Price Fixing ChargeA federal grand jury indicted Christopher Lischewski, the CEO of Bumble Bee Foods, in connection with a packaged seafood price-fixing scam.
Unemployment Drops To 3.9 Percent, Lowest In 17 YearsThe unemployment rate hit 3.9% in April, breaking below 4 percent for the first time since December 2000.
98 Reports Of E. Coli From 22 States Now Linked To Romaine LettuceAccording to CDC data, the U.S. hasn't seen a multi-state outbreak this large since 2006. That outbreak was traced back to spinach and was linked to 238 illnesses and five deaths.
JetBlue Makes Big Changes At Ontario, Long Beach AirportsJet Blue announced Thursday it will start offering direct flights out of Ontario International Airport to New York this fall, but will cut a third of its flights from Long Beach Airport.
By 2020, Ford Will Stop Making Everything Except Mustangs, Focus CrossoversThe decision, which Hackett said was due to declining demand and profitability, means Ford will no longer sell the Fusion midsize car, Taurus large car, CMax hybrid compact and Fiesta subcompact in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.