The American Smelting and Refining Company (Asarcoa), a mining company, has paid the federal government a record $1.79 billion to settle claims for hazardous waste pollution across 19 states... Read more
An explosion that killed three workers at a North Carolina Slim Jim plant is said to have been caused by a natural gas leak that ignited in a room housing vacuum pumps used for sealing the s... Read more
A golf club in Minneapolis has reached an $8 million settlement with the family of a six-year-old girl who died after being injured in an incident at the club’s swimming pool. The suct... Read more
Federal authorities assured consumers last month that a meat plant linked to nearly 50 illnesses caused by tainted ground beef had made enough changes after a recall to ensure that its produ... Read more
Abigail Taylor, the six-year-old girl who underwent a rare transplant surgery after her intestines were sucked out in a swimming pool, died in an Omaha hospital last month. Abigail’s p... Read more
The House Judiciary Committee wants to know why the Justice Department abruptly dropped a federal criminal probe into allegations of insurance fraud at Berkshire Hathaway’s General Rei... Read more
Packaged-foods company ConAgra Foods, Inc. says that the nationwide recall of peanut butter it launched will cost between $50 and $60 million. A salmonella outbreak that has grown to nearly... Read more
VOLVO RECALLS 360,000 CARS FOR SPEED CONTROL BUG The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has ordered Volvo to recall about 360,000 cars because of a problem with vehicle speed con... Read more
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