BEEF RECALL: Check your freezers -- these products recalled due to possible E. coli contamination
Lakeside Refrigerated Services, a Swedesboro, N.J. establishment, is recalling approximately 120,872 pounds of ground beef products shipped nationwide that may be contaminated with E. coli O103, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Monday.
Bicycles recalled over cracked and broken frames
If you purchased one of these ElliptiGO Arc stand-up bicycles, hop off and call the manufacturer for a refund or replacement. The company has issued a recall after nearly 2 dozen reports of broken and cracked frames that have caused falls, cuts and abrasions.
Check your pantry: 26 muffin products under nationwide recall due to possible listeria contamination, FDA says
Give and Go Prepared Foods (U.S.A.) Corp. announced a voluntary nationwide recall of certain muffin products Thursday due to the potential for the products to be contaminated with Listeria, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Kia recalls 308,000 vehicle’s due to potential fire hazard
Kia is issuing a recall for nearly 308,000 SUVs and sedans that could catch fire. The recall includes some Sportages made between 2017 and 2021 and Cadenzas built between 2017 and 2019. There’s a risk that some of the electronics under the hood could short circuit resulting in overheating and a fire. Kia will notify the owners of affected vehicles by mail beginning April 30th. You can also go to NHTSA and enter your VIN to find out if your car is included in the recall.
Check your tires to find out if they’re included in this recall
HOUSTON – Cooper Tire and Rubber Company is recalling 430,000 tires over concerns they can develop sidewall bulges or separate from the sidewall. The tires are for light trucks and SUVs. They were sold under these model names: Discoverer, Evolution, Courser, Deegan, Adventurer, Hercules, Back Country, Multi-Mile Wild Country, and Big O Tires. Reference Cooper Tire’s number for this recall: 178. Tires recalled
Ford recalling popular pick-up trucks because front windshields could pop out
HOUSTON – If you drive a Ford F150 or Super Duty pick-up truck, your front windshield could pop out. The automaker is recalling 80,000 F-150 trucks that were built at the Dearborn truck plant and Super Duty pickup trucks built at its Kentucky plant between last October and February 2021. In the event of a crash, Ford says the windshield may not stay in place because it’s not properly bonded to the vehicle. Be on the lookout for the recall notice from Ford in early April 2021.
Recall on brand of pet food expanded after more than 2 dozen dogs die, FDA says
A pet food recall has expanded after the Food and Drug Administration announced that more than two dozen dogs died after eating Sportmix brand dry kibble. The list of recalled dry pet food products announced by Midwestern Pet Foods, Inc. on December 30, 2020 is:Sportmix Energy Plus, 50 lb. bag Exp 03/02/22/05/L2 Exp 03/02/22/05/L3 Exp 03/03/22/05/L2Sportmix Energy Plus, 44 lb. bagSportmix High Energy, 44 lb. bagSportmix High Energy, 50 lb.
Nearly 190,000 ceiling fans recalled because blades detach, fly off
More than 190,000 have been recalled because the blades were detaching while in use. There is a recall on the Mara ceiling fan in matte white, matte black, black, and polished nickel finishes. King of Fans, the Florida company that made the fans, says it received 47 reports of the blades disconnecting. According to CNN, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission said two of those reports said a detached fan blade hit someone. If you have this fan, you are urged to immediately stop using it and contact the company for a replacement.
Yeti recalls 241,000 tumblers for faulty lids. What you need to do to get a refund.
YETI is recalling thousands of its Rambler 20-ounce travel mugs, because the lid may not function correctly. HOUSTON – YETI is recalling thousands of its Rambler 20-ounce travel mugs, because the lid may not function correctly. The Rambler mugs were sold in a variety of colors. Affected models will have certain date codes printed on the bottom:Date Codes Impacted:Black: 34204010, 35204010, 37204010, 38204010, 39204010, 40204010Seafoam: 34204010, 36204010, 37204010, 38204010, 39204010Navy: 34204010, 36204010, 38204010, 39204010Graphite: 35204010, 36204010, 37204010, 38204010, 39204010Copper: 35204010, 36204010, 37204010, 38204010, 39204010Northwoods Green: 34204010, 35204010, 36204010, 37204010, 38204010, 39204010Ice Pink: 34204010, 35204010, 36204010, 37204010, 38204010, 39204010The retail price was about $35. For information on returning the lid for a refund, visit the YETI website or call 833-444-3151 between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT Monday to Friday.
Kroger recalls 17 types of cheese spreads and dips over salmonella fears
HOUSTON – Kroger is recalling 17 different cheese spreads and dips because they may contain onions at the center of a nationwide salmonella outbreak that has sickened 640 people. The products were sold in Kroger stores between May 15 and Aug. 6. They are in plastic containers under the following brands and labels and with the following UPC numbers. Murray’s Chads Smoked Gouda dip 207083-00000Murray’s Jalepeno Jarlsberg dip 207181-00000Murray’s Bacon Chive Jarlsberg dip 207182-00000Murray’s Southwestern Jarlsberg dip 207185-00000Jarlsberg dip 207201-00000Jarlsberg Cheese spread 216407-20000Pimento Cheese dip 226481-60000Deli Jarlsberg Jalapeno dip 236293-70000Deli Bacon Chive Jarlsberg dip 236294-70000Deli Southwestern Jarlsberg dip 236295-70000Deli Jarlsberg dip 237462-40000Jarlsberg dip 247199-00000Deli Jarlsberg Cheese dip 286292-70000Deli Applewood Cheddar dip 286462-20000Deli Buffalo Blue Cheese spread 295095-50000Deli Southwest Cheese spread 295408-50000Deli Ranch Cheese spread 295409-50000If you have any of these products, you can take them back to the store for a full refund or replacement. Do not eat them.
Hostess recalls Raspberry Zingers due to potential for mold
HOUSTON – Hostess Brands issued a voluntary recall of its Raspberry Zingers due to a potential for mold. According to recall, the product may develop mold prior to its best by date. The recall applies to the following products:Hostess Raspberry Zingers (Multi-Pack fresh)Hostess Raspberry Zingers (Multi-Pack frozen)Hostess Raspberry Zingers (Single-Serve fresh)Hostess Raspberry Zingers (Single-Serve frozen)Hostess Raspberry Zinger (Single-Serve grocery 3 count)Recalled products can be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund. Click here for item specifics.
Recall: Manhattan Ball and teether toy can choke your child
HOUSTON – Manhattan Toy Company is recalling this Manhattan ball. The plastic tubes can detach from the center ball and release the small silicone “teethers.” Young children could then choke on them. The toys were sold exclusively at Target stores and Target.com from July 2019 through June 2020 for about $10. If you have one, don’t let your small children play with it. You can take it to any Target for a full refund.
Check the attic: Artifical Christmas tree recall
HOUSTON We know you're not thinking about Christmas right now, but if you bought your tree at Home Depot last year, you need to keep reading. Nearly 100,000 Home Accents Holiday artificial Christmas trees are under recall. The tree is fine, but manufacturers say the foot-pedal controller can overheat and burn you or possibly start a fire. Willis Electrics toll-free number is 866-210-5958. Call from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday, or reach out online and click on the recall tab for more information.
Nearly 400,000 vehicles on the road could catch fire and there is no fix for the problem
HOUSTON – Nearly 400,000 Nissan vehicles on the road right now could catch fire. She said she parked her 2016 Nissan Murano at the community mailboxes in her Texas City neighborhood and started walking home after her ABS light came on. Even if they had, Nissan said there is still no fix for the problem that could cause the fires in 394,000 vehicles. In Georgia, a 2016 Nissan Maxima caught a car dealership on fire when it went up in flames in the garage. “Recall: Nissan is committed to the safety, security and satisfaction of our customers and their passengers.
Children’s Robitussin and Dimetapp cough medicines recalled due to potential overdose risks
(CNN) – Parents take note: GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare has voluntarily recalled three lots of its children's cough syrups — Children's Robitussin Honey Cough and Chest Congestion DM and Children's Dimetapp Cold and Cough — due to the products having incorrect dosing cups in their packaging. GlaxoSmithKline found that the cups for Children's Robitussin Honey cough syrup were missing lines for the 5-milliliter and 10-milliliter graduations and the cups for Children's Dimetapp were missing the 10-milliliter graduation. They include:Lots "02177" and "02178" for Children's Robitussin Honey Cough and Chest Congestion DM (4 ounces), expiring January 2022. However, in children, cough may not be the first symptom. Studies have compared honey with some of the over-the-counter cough medicines and found it works just as well."
Nearly 43,000 pounds of ground beef sold at Walmart, other stores being recalled
HOUSTON – Nearly 43,000 pounds of ground beef that has been sold at Walmart and other retailers across the country is being recalled. vacuum packages containing “MARKETSIDE BUTCHER ORGANIC GRASS-FED GROUND BEEF” and a use or freeze by date of 07/01/20 and lot code P-53298-82. vacuum packages containing four ¼ lb. pieces of “MARKETSIDE BUTCHER ORGANIC GRASS-FED GROUND BEEF PATTIES” and a use or freeze by date of June 27, 2020 and lot code P-53934-28. vacuum packages containing three 1 lb.
Honda recalls nearly a quarter-million minivans due to fire risk
DETROIT – Honda is recalling 241,000 Odyssey minivans in the U.S. to fix a wiring problem that could cause a fire. The recall covers EX-L, Touring and Elite minivans from the 2018 through 2020 model years. The company says the wiring harness running to a third-row power outlet may have been pinched and damaged during manufacturing. Honda said Tuesday that owners will be notified of the recall by mail in mid-March. If the wiring harness is damaged, it will be replaced.
Popular stroller sold on Amazon, Target recalled due to fall hazard
HOUSTON – A popular baby stroller sold on Amazon and Target is under recall after new reports that the stroller’s hinge joints can release and collapse. Baby Trend said the recall affects four of its Tango Mini Strollers after they posed a fall hazard for children in the stroller. The recalled strollers were sold in Target stores and online and on Amazon between October 2019 and November 2019. Each stroller has its own model number and is identifiable by a uniquely colored bonnet top sold in Quartz Pink (Model Number ST31D09A), Sedona Gray (Model Number ST31D10A), Jet Black (Model Number ST31D11A), and Purest Blue (Model Number ST31D03A). Consumers are asked to stop using the stroller immediately and contact Baby Trend for a replacement or full refund.
GM recalls 814K pickups, cars to fix brake, battery problems
DETROIT – General Motors is recalling more than 814,000 pickup trucks and cars in the U.S. to fix problems with electronic brake controls and battery cables. The first recall covers nearly 464,000 Cadillac CT6 sedans and Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 pickup trucks from 2019. Dealers will reprogram the brake computer starting Jan. 27, according to documents posted Thursday on the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website. The second recall covers over 350,000 2019 and 2020 Silverado and Sierra 1500 pickups. Starting Jan. 27, dealers will inspect the cables and clean the connectors if needed.
55,000 pounds of frozen breakfast burritos being recalled
HOUSTON – A South Carolina-based food maker is recalling more than 55,000 pounds of frozen breakfast burritos over concerns that they may contain pieces of plastic. The USDA said Tuesday the 3.38-pound 12-pack of El Monterey Signature Burrito Egg, Sausage and Cheese with a best-if-used-by date of Jan. 15, 2021 were sold nationwide. Officials said they were notified of three consumers who reported pieces of white, semi-rigid plastic that were found in the product. Officials said people should check their freezers for the recalled product. People with questions about the recall should call Ruiz Food Product Inc. at 800-772-6474.