kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Recall

Toyota. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Toyota Recalls More Than 6 Million Vehicles For Variety Of Problems

No injuries or crashes have been reported related to the recalls announced Wednesday. But two reports of fires are linked to one of the problems, a defective engine starter that can keep the motor running.

04/09/2014

General Motors CEO Mary Barra testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on Capitol Hill, April 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Senators Accuse GM Of Covering Up Defective Switch

Members of a Senate subcommittee accused General Motors of trying to cover up problems with an ignition switch that is now tied to 13 deaths.

04/07/2014

Image from an Evenflo video showing how to replace a child safety seat buckle. (Evenflo)

Evenflo Recalls 1.3 Million Child Safety Seat Buckles

Evenflo Company Inc. is voluntarily recalling more than 1.3 million child safety seat buckles due to the risk children could not be removed quickly in an emergency.

04/07/2014

Rancho Feeding Corporation slaughterhouse in Petaluma. (CBS)

USDA Inspectors’ Role In Petaluma Slaughterhouse Recall Questioned

New questions are being raised about the role of federal inspectors in the recall of 9 million pounds of beef from a Sonoma County slaughterhouse. With USDA inspectors on site, how could a year’s worth of beef have been contaminated?

03/26/2014

Rancho Feeding Corporation slaughterhouse in Petaluma. (CBS)

Meat From Shuttered Petaluma Plant Was Sold Through Fast Food Retailers Including Jack In The Box

It appears Jack In The Box and other fast food restaurants were among the retailers who received meat that originated at a Petaluma meat company that was shut down last month after the USDA said the slaughterhouse processed diseased and unhealthy animals and skirted inspection rules.

03/20/2014

Rancho Feeding Corporation slaughterhouse in Petaluma. (CBS)

Grass-Fed Beef Ranchers Dealt New Setback Over Petaluma Slaughterhouse Recall

Federal officials have dealt a financial blow to some of the Bay Area’s top grass-fed beef ranchers caught up in massive recall involving a Petaluma slaughterhouse, ordering a complete ban on the sale of their meat.

03/19/2014

Rancho Feeding Corporation slaughterhouse in Petaluma. (CBS)

Feds Say Recalled Meat From Petaluma Slaughterhouse Was Shipped Nationwide

The United States Department of Agriculture has expanded a recall involving nearly 9 million pounds of beef from a Petaluma slaughterhouse, saying the meat was distributed nationwide.

03/06/2014

Rancho Feeding Corporation slaughterhouse in Petaluma. (CBS)

Feds Say Petaluma Slaughterhouse Skirted Inspection Rules

New details are coming out about a Bay Area slaughterhouse at the center of a massive recall skirted inspection rules, according to federal authorities.

02/22/2014

Livestock inside a pen at a slaughterhouse in Petaluma.

Petaluma Slaughterhouse Recall Hurting Bay Area Organic Beef Ranchers

Nationwide, consumers have been affected by the recall of 9 million pounds of beef from a Petaluma slaughterhouse. But nowhere is it hurting more than right here in the Bay Area, the heart of the organic grass-fed beef movement.

02/21/2014

Livestock inside a pen at a slaughterhouse in Petaluma.

Massive Fallout From Beef Recall Involving Slaughterhouse In Petaluma

A recall of close to 9 million pounds of beef involving a Bay Area slaughterhouse expanded across the U.S. and into Canada on Wednesday. The impact is being felt far and wide, from major retailers, to mom-and-pop stores, and to small ranches known for high-end steaks.

02/20/2014

more