WASHINGTON Restaurant chains ranging from McDonald’s to Steak-Out have stopped serving sliced, cut or chopped tomatoes after the Food and Drug Administration extended an advisory against eating certain varieties nationwide. Raw red plum, Roma and large round tomatoes have been implicated in a salmonella outbreak that is believed to have sickened 167 persons, at least 23 of whom have been hospitalized. The FDA still does not know the source of the outbreak, first noticed in Texas and ...
Register to view this article
It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.
Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.
Attention Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to NRN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes!
Questions about your account or how to access content?