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FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2018, file photo Lisa Dennis selects a head of green lettuce from the vegetable shelves at the East End Food Co-op Federal Credit Union in Pittsburgh.
Jessie Wardarski/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP, File
November 26, 2018 - 7:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — It's OK to eat some romaine lettuce again, U.S. health officials said. Just check the label. The Food and Drug Administration narrowed its blanket warning from last week, when it said people shouldn't eat any type of romaine because of an E. coli outbreak. The agency said Monday...
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October 24, 2018 - 12:35 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal immigration and health officials were blindsided by President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" policy on migrants crossing the southwest border, triggering a cascade of problems as agencies struggled with the fallout from family separations, congressional investigators said...
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Pat Loeb
August 31, 2018 - 5:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia health officials observed Overdose Awareness Day on Friday with the release of a new website devoted to Philadelphia's staggering overdose problem. Philadelphia had close to 1,300 overdose deaths last year — the vast majority from opioids — and almost 300...
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