Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials say unsafe handling and affectionate behavior, like giving your chicken a smooch, may spread Salmonella. (File photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

CDC Warns That Kissing, Cuddling Chickens Can Spread Salmonella

Those who spend time around chickens may want to think twice before being overly affectionate.


Health officials traces a Salmonella outbreak that sickened over 500 people to peanut butter produced by the Peanut Corporation of American in Blakely, Ga. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

3 Convicted In Georgia Salmonella-Tainted Peanut Trial

Parnell brothers convicted on charges related to falsified lab results, an employee was convicted of obstruction of justice.


Stewart Parnell, owner and president of the Peanut Corporation of America is sworn in before a Feb. 11, 2009 House committee hearing on the salmonella outbreak linked to a PCA facility. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

In 5-Week Salmonella Trial, Defense Takes One Hour

3 are charged in connection to a deadly national salmonella outbreak five years ago that was traced to a rural Georgia peanut plant.


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Defense Grills Plant Manager In Salmonella Trial

A defense attorney grilled a key prosecution witness in the trial of three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak.


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Son Hopes Salmonella Trial Sends Message

The son of a Minnesota woman who died after eating tainted peanut butter hopes a trial in Georgia sends a message to food manufacturers that there can be serious consequences for peddling contaminated food.


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CDC: Frogs With Salmonella Could Still Be In Homes

They live underwater, eat bloodworms, and are promoted on pet websites. But African dwarf frogs can carry salmonella.


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Feds Indict Four In Peanut Butter Salmonella Outbreak

Nine people died from tainted peanut butter that may have been intentionally shipped.


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Feds Indict 4 In Peanut Butter Salmonella Outbreak

A federal grand jury indicted four former employees of a peanut company linked to a 2009 salmonella outbreak that killed nine people and sickened hundreds, leading to one of the largest recalls in history.


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93 Sick From Salmonella Outbreak Tied To Mail-Order Chicks

A new salmonella outbreak that sickened nearly 100 people has been traced to mail-order chicks from Ohio, health officials said Thursday.


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Salmonella Outbreak Includes Georgia

ATLANTA (WAOKAJC)-The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a salmonella outbreak that has touched 19 states so far, including Georgia. More than 90 people, including four in Georgia, have gotten sick. 10 people […]