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Ground bison meat responsible for E. coli outbreak in 7 states: CDC

(ATLANTA) -- Ground bison meat has been linked to an E. coli outbreak in seven states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).Twenty-one people in Connecticut, Florida, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania have been infected with the E. coli O103 and O121 strains.Eight of…... Read More

Child gun deaths lower in states with stricter gun laws

(NEW YORK) -- Children living in states with stricter gun laws have fewer gun-related deaths, according to a new study in Pediatrics. This was the first study to look at gun laws exclusively in relation to child deaths and it reveals an important association between the two.“More than 10 children…... Read More

Pita Pal Foods hummus products recalled over possible Listeria contamination

(HOUSTON) -- A Houston-based hummus company has recalled nearly 100 products over concerns of a possible Listeria contamination, the company announced.Pita Pal Foods LP issued the voluntary recall on products made between May 30, 2019, and June 25, 2019, after the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes was found at one of the…... Read More

Cow cuddling is a thing and it costs $75 an hour

(NAPLES, N.Y.) -- If you love to connect with canines, you'll probably also enjoy cuddling with cows.The practice is fairly common in the Netherlands but far less so in the U.S.Mountain Horse Farm, a bed and breakfast in upstate New York, may be the only place in the nation to…... Read More

Why knowing the type of car windows you have could save your life

(NEW YORK) -- This summer as you hit the road, you might want to check out your car windows. The American Automobile Association (AAA) is out with a new report that says just knowing the type of windows you have in your car could save your life. There are two…... Read More

Eating sugar will actually make you want to eat more sugar

(NEW YORK) -- Sugar is addicting -- and science definitely agrees.That's why decreasing your sugar intake or quitting it altogether can be very difficult. Dr. Jennifer Ashton, ABC News' chief medical correspondent, says sugar can be found in much of what we eat. Although it makes those products taste good,…... Read More

New York woman who turns 114 continues to inspire

(NEW YORK) -- Alelia Murphy just made history.On July 6, while wearing a long, elegant yellow dress, white gloves and a tiara, she celebrated her 114th birthday, becoming the oldest living person in the United States.Her historic accomplishment was celebrated alongside her family and friends and was verified by the…... Read More

Flushing drugs down the toilet could lead to 'meth-gators,' Tennessee police department warns

(LORETTO, Tenn.) -- Police in Tennessee are warning residents against flushing drugs down the toilet in the event of a potential drug bust, saying that animals could ingest the substances and wreak havoc on the community.When officers from the Loretto Police Department went to serve a search warrant on Saturday,…... Read More

HIV, AIDS-related deaths down since 2010, but more work needed: UNAIDS

(NEW YORK) -- The The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS says Tuesday that while progress in reduconing the spread of HIV/AIDS and increasing access to treatment continues, the improvements have come more slowly than in past years.A new report, released this week, shows mixed results. Some countries,…... Read More

Sisters read live on Facebook so kids have a bedtime story to listen to

(NEW YORK) -- Got books? These girls sure do.Sisters Zaria, 13, and Hailey Willard, 8, from Dover, Delaware, are sharing their love for books with kids across the globe by hosting a live bedtime story session every night on social media.The two share on their Facebook page, "We are already…... Read More

USWNT used innovative period tracking to help player performance at World Cup

The U.S. Women's National Team (USWNT) delivered a history-making performance at this year's World Cup, and now we know more about a new training tool that helped the soccer stars dominate.USWNT coaches for the first time in the team's World Cup history tracked players' menstrual cycles and symptoms and instituted…... Read More

Ed Sheeran on his social anxiety: 'I don't like large groups of people'

(NEW YORK) -- Four-time Grammy-winning artist Ed Sheeran is opening up about his struggle with social anxiety."I don't like large groups of people, which is ironic given I play to thousands," Sheeran said in an interview with Charlamagne Tha God for Sheeran's YouTube channel.Sheeran also said that he believes his…... Read More

Granger Smith's wife reveals late son River's organs saved two lives

(NEW YORK) -- Granger Smith and his wife Amber continue to give back to others in the wake of losing their 3-year-old son River to a drowning accident earlier this year.In an Instagram post Sunday, Amber Smith revealed the family donated River's organs after his death, resulting in saving the…... Read More

How these Native American women found the strength to heal through running

(DULUTH, Minn.) -- At 29, Sarah Agaton Howes weighed over 200 pounds and was told by doctors that she could be at risk for diabetes if she didn't adopt a healthier lifestyle.She had also just lost her daughter."Part of you dies when you lose a child," Agaton Howes told Good…... Read More