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Sabra hummus products recalled over Listeria concerns

COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Virginia – Sabra Dipping Co., LLC is voluntarily recalling certain hummus products made prior to November 8, 2016 due to concerns over Listeria monocytogenes, which was identified at the manufacturing facility but not in tested finished product. The recall includes the products listed below; these were distributed to retail outlets, including food service accounts and supermarkets, in the U.S. and Canada. Listeria monocytogenes is an organism, which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever,...

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Lebanon man arrested by Highway Patrol for DWI after Hwy 32 crash

LACLEDE COUNTY, Missouri- Troopers say David Crothers, 42, from Lebanon is facing several charges after a Thursday evening crash. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Crothers went off the right side of Highway 32 at Normandy Drive about 8 pm while travelling westbound and struck a ditch. He suffered minor injuries and was released to the custody of the sheriff’s office. Crothers was arrested for 1st time DWI, unlawful use of drug paraphernalia, no insurance, no valid driver’s license, and careless driving resulting in a crash. The subject was placed on a 24-hour hold awaiting an arrest warrant. Inmate records...

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Lebanon man airlifted after rollover crash near Sleeper, 2 others injured

SLEEPER, Missouri- The Missouri State Highway Patrol says David Apperson, 24, from Lebanon suffered serious injuries in a crash on Highway F Saturday morning. Troopers say he was a passenger in a car driven by Christopher West of Windyville. Christopher Jones, 20 was also an occupant in the 2006 Scion. Both suffered minor injuries and sought their own treatment. None were wearing seat belts according to the report. The crash happened when the southbound vehicle failed to negotiate a curve, struck several signs and overturned. The car was a total loss. Trooper Sloan responded at 1:40 a.m. and was assisted...

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Hartzler votes to extend Iran sanctions, saying Obama nuclear deal dangerous

WASHINGTON, District of Columbia – Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R-Mo.), House Armed Services Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chairwoman, on Tuesday voted to extend the Iran Sanctions Act, giving Congress the tools it needs to check a rogue Iranian regime from pursuing malicious activities. “Before President Obama’s flawed nuclear deal with Iran, strong sanctions kept the world’s largest state sponsor of terrorism at bay from even more destructive behavior,” said Rep. Hartzler. First passed 20 years ago, the Iran Sanctions Act supports sanctions on Iran’s illicit weapons programs and ballistic missile development that were not suspended as part of the nuclear deal....

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Light rail security officer shot in St. Louis County

  WELLSTON, Missouri (KTVI) – A MetroLink security officer was shot by a light rail rider Thursday afternoon.  The officer was shot in the shoulder by the suspect.  Police returned fire and hit the suspect. The shooting happened at the MetroLink station in the 6400 block of Plymouth. A call for an, “Officer in need of aid” went out over police radio at around 2PM. This appears to be over an unpaid train ticket.  Police say that Metro security approached a rider about an unpaid fair.  The rider, a teen or man in his early 20’s, and the officer got into...

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