listeria http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Reach for the fries? Apple slices recalled for possible listeria contamination http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/reach-fries-apple-slices-recalled-possible-listeria-contamination If you've been applauding yourself recently for choosing the <a href="http://www.npr.org/2011/07/27/138722037/mcdonalds-move-may-make-healthy-business-sense">apple slices</a> over the french fries for your kid's fast food meal, or an apple-laden prepackaged salad for your own dinner, you might want to hit the pause button.<p>Ready Pac Foods Inc. is recalling about 300,000 cases of apple slices and pieces, and 300,000 products containing apples sold at fast food chains like McDonald's and Burger King, as well as many national supermarkets around the country. The Use-By dates go up to Aug. Tue, 14 Aug 2012 17:57:13 +0000 4317 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Reach for the fries? Apple slices recalled for possible listeria contamination Morning headlines: Thursday, October 20, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-thursday-october-20-2011 <p><strong>Cardinals win Game 1 of World Series</strong></p><p>The Cardinals claimed Game 1 of the World Series last night at Busch Stadium against the Texas Rangers.</p><p>Pinch-hitter Allen Craig drove in the go-ahead run to give the Cardinals a 3-2 win. Lance Berkman put the Cardinals ahead with a two-run single in the fourth, and Rangers catcher Mike Napoli tied the game with a home run the next inning. Pitcher Chris Carpenter got the win, allowing five hits in six innings. Allen Craig says it worked out to have Carpenter on the mound during the first game.</p> Thu, 20 Oct 2011 14:13:01 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 2286 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Thursday, October 20, 2011 Morning headlines: Friday, September 30, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-friday-september-30-2011 <p><strong>Slay hopeful Mo. lawmakers agree to tax credits</strong></p><p>St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay remains hopeful that Missouri lawmakers will agree to tax credits to help develop an international air cargo hub at Lambert Airport, even as the effort appears to be stalled. Slay <a href="http://bit.ly/mTphzI ">told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch </a>that the job-creation potential is simply too great to give up on.</p><p>Slay says the major problem lawmakers have with the proposal is the issue of expiration dates for some tax credits.</p> Fri, 30 Sep 2011 14:19:37 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 2159 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Friday, September 30, 2011 2 more illnesses reported in Mo. from cantaloupe http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/2-more-illnesses-reported-mo-cantaloupe <p>Missouri health officials say the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed two more illnesses in Missouri that are linked to tainted cantaloupe.</p><p>The state Department of Health and Senior Services said Thursday that Missouri now has had three cases of listeria that are <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/listeria/outbreaks/cantaloupes-jensen-farms/092711/index.html#recall">tied to contaminated fruit grown on a farm in Colorado</a>.</p> Thu, 29 Sep 2011 21:45:47 +0000 The Associated Press 2156 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org 2 more illnesses reported in Mo. from cantaloupe Morning headlines: Thursday, September 22, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-thursday-september-22-2011 <p><strong>Duncan, Napolitano to visit Joplin</strong></p><p>U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano will be in Joplin&nbsp;Thursday to visit the city&#39;s &quot;mall school.&quot; That&#39;s the shopping mall school where 11th- and 12th-grade students began attending classes last month after Joplin&#39;s high school was destroyed in a tornado.</p><p>The May 22 tornado either destroyed or damaged 10 schools in the area, at an estimated cost of $151 million.</p><p><strong>New federal courthouse could soon hold Bond&#39;s name</strong></p> Thu, 22 Sep 2011 14:32:42 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 2100 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Thursday, September 22, 2011