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E. Coli Found In Portion Of Los Altos’ Water Supply; Boil Alert Issued

LOS ALTOS (CBS SF) — Cal Water issued a boil water alert Sunday for customers in a portion of Los Altos, a Cal Water spokeswoman said. Cal Water officials sent out a notification by phone […]

07/26/2015

Refinery at Sunrise

Top California Oil Regulator Resigns, Scrutinized Over Contamination Of Water Supply

A top California oil and gas regulator has resigned amid questions about oilfield contamination of the state’s water supplies.

06/05/2015

A bald eagle tends to its chick. (US EPA)

Banned Flame Retardant Still Making Bald Eagles Sick

A recent Michigan study shows bald eagles are being exposed to more toxins, including banned flame-retardant chemicals that were once commonly used in the manufacturing of furniture.

04/13/2015

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Sabra Recalls 30,000 Cases Of Hummus Over Listeria Concerns

About 30,000 cases of Sabra hummus sold nationwide is being recalled due to a possible Listeria contamination.

04/09/2015

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. (California Department of Water Resources)

Drought Executive Order Streamlines Process To Install Salinity Barriers In The Delta

If approved, construction on the temporary rock barriers in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta could begin as early as May.

04/02/2015

Trader Joe's is recalling some raw walnuts over salmonella contamination fears. (Courtesy: Trader Joe's)

Trader Joe’s Recalling Some Raw Walnuts Over Salmonella Fears

Trader Joe’s is recalling some walnuts over potential salmonella contamination.

03/17/2015

Protesters against fracked oil trains held a demonstration outside the Kinder-Morgan rail yard in Richmond on September 4, 2014. (CBS)

Crude Oil Train Derailment In West Virginia Sends Tanker Into River, Sparks Fire

A train carrying crude oil derailed in southern West Virginia on Monday, sending at least one tanker into the Kanawha River and sparking a house fire, officials said.

02/16/2015

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Meat Recall: 48,000 Pounds Of Beef And Pork Contaminated With Metal

A Los Angeles-area company is recalling more than 48,000 pounds of frozen beef and pork that may be contaminated with metal.

01/09/2015

Caramel Christmas Apples

Missouri Firm Recalling Caramel Apples Over Possible Listeria Contamination

A Missouri firm is recalling its Happy Apple brand caramel apples because of the potential that they could be contaminated with listeria.

12/24/2014

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San Jose Water Company Could Pay $3 Million For Leak That Killed Threatened Fish

State water regulators have proposed a record-setting $3 million penalty against a San Jose water company for a leak of chemically treated drinking water that killed dozens of fish.

11/19/2014

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