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Study: U.S. Aluminum Tariffs Have Increased Jobs, Production

UPI December 12, 2018 By Sommer Brokaw U.S. aluminum tariffs imposed in March have had their intended impact to date of increasing domestic jobs and production, the Economic Policy Institute said Tuesday. U.S. employment in aluminum industries increased by 300 jobs from the month before the tariffs were imposed to October, the institutes […]

Jimmy Dean Recalls 29,000 Pounds of Sausage Over Metal Concerns

UPI December 12, 2018 By Nicholas Sakelaris CTI Foods has voluntarily recalled more than 29,000 pounds of Jimmy Dean Heat n Serve Original Sausage Links, over concerns about contamination by metal fragments. CTI said the recall involves more than 2,800 cases and sausage packages produced at one plant on Aug. 4. Officials […]

Holiday Hospitalization Carries Higher Risks, Study Says

CNN.com December 11, 2018 By Naomi Thomas Research has shown that going to the hospital in July or over the weekend can be riskier for patients because of factors such as medical errors, understaffing or staff fatigue. The holiday period can also be added to the list, according to a new study. In […]

Cancer-Causing Chemicals in Drinking Water Lead to Increased Testing

UPI December 11, 2018 By Ray Downs Public water supplies around the country are increasing efforts to test for chemicals linked to cancer and other diseases after studies revealed millions of Americans may now be exposed to the toxins. In Brevard County, Fla., groundwater testing this year near Patrick Air Force Base show […]