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Recalls this week: Baby activity centers, cribs and more

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.

Recalls this week: baby bath seats, dehumidifiers and more

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.

Recalls this week: Dive Computers

Digital dive computers that measure time and depth are being recalled this week because they can malfunction, posing a risk of drowning to divers.

Illnesses prompt wide Whole Foods cheese recall

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.

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FDA to detain import of firm's pomegranate seeds

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.

Recalls this week: Cars and chicken dip

Cars from Honda and Ford and blue cheese chicken dip are among this week’s recalled consumer products.

Chrysler agrees to recall of Jeeps at risk of fire

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.

Zydus recalls single lot of blood thinner warfarin

Zydus Pharmaceuticals is recalling a single lot of the drug warfarin after receiving a complaint that some of the tablets are too large.

Company issues recall for beef jerky

An Alabama-based company has issued a recall for about 1,800 pounds of beef jerky, saying the products are misbranded and don't include information about an allergen.

Chrysler recalling 6,900 heavy-duty 2012 trucks

Chrysler Group is recalling 6,900 heavy-duty Ram pickup trucks from the 2012 model year because part of the front axle could fracture and cause them to lose power.

Recalls this week: Children’s beds, shades, area rugs

A line of children’s beds with defective mattress support rails and motorized shades with overheating batteries are among this week’s recalled consumer products.

GM recalling Cadillac SUVs to tighten wheels

General Motors Co. is recalling more than 27,000 Cadillac SUVs worldwide because the wheels can fall off.

Chrysler recalls almost 470,000 Jeep SUVs

Chrysler is recalling 469,000 Jeep SUVs worldwide because they can shift into neutral without warning on startup.

Recalls this week: Portable heaters, bicycle forks, riding lawn mowers

A line of portable heaters that can overheat and cause a fire are among this week’s recalled consumer products. Others include defective bicycle forks and riding lawn mowers.

Manda meat products returning to store shelves

Manda Fine Meats' deli and specialty meat products are returning to store shelves this weekend. Manda recalled nearly 490,000 pounds of products made at its Baker plant three weeks ago because of possible Listeria contamination, The U.S. Department of Agriculture said.

Nissan recalls 2013 Altima for spare tire defect

Nissan Motor Co. is recalling 123,308 Altima sedans because their spare tires may be over- or underinflated.

Honda recalls nearly 46,000 Fit Sports

Honda is recalling nearly 46,000 Fit Sport small cars in the U.S. and Canada to fix a problem with the electronic stability control system.

Louisiana company recalls 468K pounds of meat

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says a Louisiana-based meat packing company has expanded a recall of meat products because of possible bacterial contamination. No illnesses have been reported

Recalls this week: baby socks, infant clothing, handgun vaults, more

Baby socks with decorations that can pose a choking hazard and handgun vaults that could fail to lock are among this week’s recalled consumer products. Others include propane cylinders with potential leaks and infant clothing with potentially faulty zippers.

Retailers recall potentially dangerous Buckyball magnet sets

Six retailers have agreed to a voluntary recall of a brand of potentially dangerous high-powered magnet sets after the importer refused to participate.

Japanese, other automakers hit with air bag recall

Six automakers, including Toyota, Honda and Nissan, are recalling nearly 3.4 million older-model vehicles worldwide because of defective air bags that can send shrapnel flying into the passenger compartment.

Chrysler recalls more than 247,000 cars, SUVs

Chrysler Group LLC is recalling more than 247,000 SUVs and cars for several problems, including faulty gas tank hoses, broken drive shafts and air bag warning lights that illuminate when there’s no problem.

CDC: 24 E. coli illnesses linked to frozen foods

Health officials say at least 24 people have become sick from an outbreak of E. coli infections linked to frozen snack foods marketed to children.

Recall: Bugaboo strollers with handle problem

The stroller's carrying handle can break and detach, thus posing a fall hazard. The removable carry handle is used to transport the bassinet or seat separately from the chassis.

Acura recalling TSX sedans for corrosion

Honda Motor Co.’s luxury Acura brand is recalling 76,000 TSX sedans in 22 cold-weather states because corrosion could cause them to stall.

J&J recalls, stops selling 3 versions of K-Y Jelly

Johnson & Johnson has quietly recalled some of its popular personal lubricants in order to avert potentially expensive new regulatory reviews.

Ikea withdraws meatballs in 20 countries

Swedish furniture giant Ikea became entangled in Europe’s widening meat scandal Monday, forced to withdraw meatballs from stores across Europe amid suspicions that they contained horse meat.

Hy-Vee chain recalling dog food

Grocery store chain Hy-Vee says it's recalling some bags of Hy-Vee dog food that might contain a toxin commonly found in corn.

BMW recalls nearly 570,000 cars to fix cables

BMW is recalling almost 570,000 cars in the U.S. and Canada because a battery cable connector can fail and cause the engines to stall.

Yamaha recalls Zuma 125 scooters

Possible problems with internal fuel pump components increase the risk of a crash

Yamaha is recalling certain model year 2009 YW125 (Zuma 125) scooters manufactured between July 2008 and April 2009 due to possible improper clearances in the internal fuel pump components.