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Report: Dough company didn’t report tampering with screws

A newspaper reports that a Maine company that produces pizza dough and is the focus of a tampering investigation received three complaints about screws in the dough that were never reported to the Food and Drug Administration.

FDA approves Gilead’s remdesivir to treat COVID-19

It is the first drug to be approved for treating COVID-19.

US regulators approve 1st treatment for Ebola virus

U.S. regulators have approved the first drug for treating Ebola.

FDA warns Americans of toxic hand sanitizers

U.S. health officials are warning Americans again to avoid a growing list of imported hand sanitizers that may be contaminated with the toxic chemical methanol.

US approves new coronavirus antigen test with fast results

U.S. regulators have approved a new type of coronavirus test that administration officials have touted as a key to opening up the country.

FDA approves LabCorp at-home COVID-19 testing kit

The North Carolina-based life sciences company LabCorp announced Tuesday that they received an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) from the FDA for their at-home COVID-19 test.

Concerns about possible metal, plastic contamination lead to cottage cheese recall

Breakstone's has recalled 9,500 cases of cottage cheese due to the potential presence of pieces of red plastic and metal inside the product.

Nestle recalls cookie dough due to possible presence of rubber pieces

Nestlé USA announced a voluntary recall of some of its cookie dough products due to pieces of rubber that may be in the product. 

Hospitals could face shortage of critical surgical tools, FDA warns

Hospitals could soon face shortages of critical surgical tools because several plants that sterilize the equipment have been shut down, government health officials warn.

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Satellite photos show construction at Iran nuclear site

Since August, the satellite photos show Iran has built a new or regraded road to the south of Natanz toward what analysts believe is a former firing range for security forces at the enrichment facility.

Jon Stewart will be back in the host’s chair for Apple TV+

The Apple TV+ streaming service says Stewart will host an hour-long current affairs series exploring topics of national interest as well as his advocacy work. 

Fitting finale: Dodgers win title, Turner tests positive

Commissioner Rob Manfred confirmed Turner’s positive test moments after presenting the championship trophy to Los Angeles.