5 hours ago | Food & the Law
Brent’s Deli’s skyscraper-high corned beef and pastrami sandwiches have recently brought the establishment notoriety different from the usual caloric kind. We’re talking the type that comes from the health department and at least one lawsuit. Step...
27 days ago | Coffee
Keurig is recalling more than 7 million single-serving coffee brewing machines after receiving reports about burns. Hopefully you didn't get your grandma one for Christmas! The Keurig Mini Plus Brewing System can overheat and spray hot water durin...
1 month ago | Food Safety
If you succumbed to the temptation of one of those crappy pre-packaged supermarket caramel apples around Halloween, you may have gotten more than you bargained for among the chopped peanuts and sprinkles — listeria. Health officials are warn...
1 month ago | Fast Food
The U.S. Labor Department has secured more than $145,000 in wages and damages for almost six dozen Southern California El Pollo Loco employees who did not receive overtime pay they were owed. Sixty-nine workers employed at four franchise El Pollo ...
2 months ago | Kids in L.A.
The Los Angeles Unified School District has announced a new antibiotic-free standard for chicken products supplied to its schools in a move that makes them among the first of the country's large school districts to make the switch. Not only t...
2 months ago | Food & the Law
Things were more than a little fishy at a local seafood-processing plant. So fishy, in fact, that the Department of Justice has gone to court to shut down the Los Angeles seafood company, Neptune Manufacturing Co., for producing and distributing "...