Federal health officials say that defects in some Medtronic devices used in heart procedures are severe enough that they could cause serious injury or death. The warning covers about 15,000 recalled guidewires, which are inserted through an artery and used to guide other devices into place, such as stents to hold open blocked arteries.
A line of children's wagons with seat backs that can detach unexpectedly, allowing a child to fall out, are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include bunk beds with dangerous guard rail spaces and pajamas that fail to meet flammability standards.
Honda is recalling 344,000 Odyssey minivans of the 2007-2008 model years to fix a problem that can cause the vehicle to brake suddenly.
Taylor Farms is recalling broccoli salad and slaw sold across 25 eastern and southern states because they contain ingredients that may be contaminated with Listeria.
Kraft Foods Group Inc. is voluntarily recalling some of its Kraft and Polly-O string cheese because they may spoil and change color before the expiration date on the packages.
A line of children’s playsets with pieces that pose a choking hazard are among this week’s recalled consumer products. Others include hooded sweatshirts that pose a strangulation hazard.
Distributed in Missouri and 26 other states
Oregon-based Reser’s Fine Foods is recalling about 22,800 pounds of potentially bacteria-tainted chicken, ham and beef products and refrigerated ready-to-eat salads made at a Topeka, Kan., plant.
Toyota is recalling 803,000 vehicles in the U.S. because their air bags or power steering could stop working.
Corrected: Federal health officials are alerting doctors to the recall of an injectable antibiotic made by B. Braun Medical, due to floating particles found in plastic containers of the drug.
BMW is recalling more than 134,000 5-Series cars in the U.S. because the rear lights can fail.
Suzuki is recalling 193,936 cars and SUVs because of a defective air bag sensor in the front passenger seat.
More than 2 million dehumidifiers are being recalled after dozens of reports of fires and more than $2 million in property damage.
Johnson & Johnson is recalling 200,000 bottles of Motrin Infants formula due to the risk that they contain tiny plastic particles.
Chobani says it’s recalling some of its Greek yogurt cups that were affected by mold, a move prompted by reports of illnesses by some customers.
Chobani is pulling some of its Greek yogurt from supermarket shelves after hearing of “swelling or bloating” in cups.
Ford is recalling 370,000 cars due to potential corrosion to their steering shaft that may result in loss of steering. The cars include 2005 to 2011 Ford Crown Victoria, Mercury Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Cars.
More than 25,000 stuffed Build-A-Bear products are being recalled this week because they pose a choking hazard to children. Other consumer products being recalled include more than 30,000 faulty car seat adaptors.
Several types of children’s clothing that fail to meet flame-resistance standards are among this week’s recalled consumer products. Others include baby blankets that pose a choking hazard and defective tea kettles.
General Motors Co. is recalling nearly 293,000 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars in the U.S. because the power-assisted brakes can fail.
IKEA beds with a potentially faulty guardrail are among this week’s recalled consumer products. Others include gas grills with a faulty ignition and light bulbs that pose a shock hazard.
Starting next summer, U.S. consumers will be able to search a giant database to find out if their cars or motorcycles have been recalled and if the vehicles have been fixed.
A line of toys that pose a choking hazard and knife sets with defective sheaths are among this week’s recalled consumer products. Others include youth beds and bicycles.
Ford Motor Co. is recalling 33,021 C-Max hybrid cars because they may not adequately protect occupants' heads in a crash.
A line of baby activity centers with an attachment that can hit and injure an infant are among this week’s recalled consumer products. Others include cribs with malfunctioning side-drop rails and portable electric generators with potentially leaky fuel tanks.
A line of baby bath seats that pose a drowning hazard and dehumidifiers that can overheat and spark a fire are among this week’s recalled consumer products. Other products recalled include jackets, LED lanterns, and electric smokers.
Digital dive computers that measure time and depth are being recalled this week because they can malfunction, posing a risk of drowning to divers.
Whole Foods Market Inc. is recalling Crave Brothers Les Freres cheese in response to an outbreak of a bacterial infection that has sickened people in several states and killed at least one person.
The Food and Drug Administration plans to detain shipments of pomegranate seeds from a Turkish company when they are offered for import into the U.S. because of a multistate outbreak of hepatitis A illnesses associated with a frozen-food blend containing pomegranate seed mix. Products linked to the illnesses have already been recalled.
Cars from Honda and Ford and blue cheese chicken dip are among this week’s recalled consumer products.
After initially defying federal regulators, Chrysler abruptly agreed Tuesday to recall some older-model Jeeps with fuel tanks that could rupture and cause fires in rear-end collisions.