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CDC Reportedly Set To Close Book On Chipotle’s 9-State E. Coli Outbreak

While federal investigators have yet to pinpoint the cause of an E. coli outbreak that sickened more than 50 Chipotle customers in nine different states, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to announced today that the outbreak has come to an end.  The Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the CDC investigation, reports that …

Report: Staff used "martial arts" on Gynnya McMillen

last weekNews / Crime : Crimesider

The day before a 16-year-old girl died in juvenile detention, staff restrained her using "martial arts," according to the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting

BREAKING: Houston Grand Jury Indicts Center for Medical Progress Head David Daleiden

Houston Chronicle reporter Brian Rosenthal just tweeted out this amazing news; the Houston grand jury investigating Planned Parenthood in the wake of the Center for Medical Progress' "sting" videos has declined to indict Planned Parenthood...Show More Summary

“FEC Complaint Filed Against Senator Ted Cruz and His 2012 Senate Campaign for Failure to Report Loans from Goldman Sachs and Citibank and Possible Improper Use of Assets to Secure the Loans”

Release:  Today, the Campaign Legal Center, with Democracy 21, filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) urging the FEC to investigate apparent violations of campaign finance laws by Senator Ted Cruz and the 2012 Cruz for Senate Campaign … Continue reading ?

Occupational Health News Roundup

The Center for Investigative Reporting exposes discriminatory hiring practices within the temporary staffing industry; a worker dies in another chemical facility explosion in Houston; a new Amnesty International report links tech giants to child labor; and Amazon is cited for failing to report workplace injuries.

Karl Lagerfeld, the famous fashion designer behind Chanel and Fendi, is being investigated for alleged tax evasion

Luxury fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is being investigated for an alleged tax evasion scandal. The 82-year-old creative director and designer of Chanel, Fendi, and his namesake brand is reportedly at the center of an investigationShow More Summary

This Huge Loophole Helps the Meat Industry Hide Its Pollution

This story was originally published by Reveal and from the Center for Investigative Reporting is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Subscribe to the podcast and learn more at If the Paris climate...Show More Summary

Occupational Health News Roundup

Reporters at the Center for Public Integrity investigate the nation's third wave of asbestos disease; garment workers in Bangladesh continue to fight for safety and dignity in the workplace; Seattle becomes the first U.S. city to allow Uber drivers to organize; and OSHA sends its silica rule to the White House.

Theranos is in trouble again

Regulators for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are investigating two separate complaints about the practices of blood testing startup Theranos, the Wall Street Journal reported on...Show More Summary

Florida Prisons Sued for Banning Legal Magazine

Prison Legal News, a monthly publication by the Human Rights Defense Center, isn't allowed in Florida state prisons. No, it's not the magazine's investigations into prison vendor misconduct or its reporting on inmate rights. According to the Florida Department of Corrections, it's the magazine's objectionable advertisements. Those ads? They're......

Springsteen Ticket Listings Under Investigation

Ticket listings for concert performances by legendary rocker Bruce Springsteen are at the center of an investigation by the New York attorney general. The AP reports that the probe centers on what’s being called “speculative” listings for Springsteen’s 2016 “The...

Boston Police Confirm They're Using Cell Phone Trackers

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

The following story was reported by Shawn Musgrave of the New England Center for Investigative Reporting and published here in collaboration with The Huffington Post. NECIR works to hold the powerful accountable and train a new generation...Show More Summary

Montefiore-Einstein Investigators Present Research at 2015 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting

Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care, Albert Einstein Cancer Center and The Children's Hospital at Montefiore present research at the American Society of Hematology's annual meeting. Presentations include the first report on a genetic risk factor for avascular necrosis associated with treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) in children.

Short Lives, Long Waits For Justice: The Huge Backlog of Child Abuse Deaths

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

The following story was reported by Jenifer McKim of the New England Center for Investigative Reporting and published here in collaboration with The Huffington Post. NECIR works to hold the powerful accountable and train a new generation...Show More Summary

Nut Butter Spreads Recalled Over Salmonella Risk After Report Of 11 Illnesses In Nine States

An Oregon company issued a recall for 12 different types of nut butter as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention investigates 11 salmonella-related illnesses in nine states that may be linked to the spreads.  JEM Raw Chocolate LLC ordered the recall of its full line of nut butter, including its Raw Organics line, out of an abundance of …

UNPRECEDENTED’: New report paints a worrisome picture of ISIS in America

A new report out Tuesday paints a bleak picture of ISIS infiltration in the US. Researchers at the Center for Cyber and Homeland Security at George Washington University investigated the presence of American ISIS supporters on social...Show More Summary

The rich don't take the California drought seriously because they aren't made to

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Last month the San Francisco-based Center for Investigative Reporting published an exposé of the profligacy of water use in the drought-ridden state’s more affluent areas. One residence in the ritzy Bel Air neighborhood of Los Angeles...Show More Summary

Drought Vigilantes Take Matters Into Their Own Hands To Identify the "Wet Prince of Bel Air"

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Last month, the Center for Investigative Reporting named a single property owner in Los Angeles as the top water guzzler in California: This person used an astonishing 11.8 million gallons in one year. This person was also given the best nickname ever: “The Wet Prince of Bel Air.” Read more...

Taiwo Sobamowo: Investigative Probe Widens In Bobbi Kristina Brown’s Fake Hospice Nurse Case

Bobbi Kristina Brown has been at the center of controversy all year. Although she died back in July, the media reports have not waned. Now, Taiwo Sobamowo, a fake hospice nurse who cared for the 22-year-old, is in hot water. For those who missed it, Sobamowo, 32, was arrested for impersonating a licensed nurse after... Show More Summary

New York Attorney General Investigating ExxonMobil For Alleged Climate Cover-Up

3 months agoNews : Huffington Post

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is investigating ExxonMobil for claims the company made about climate change, The New York Times and CNBC reported Thursday. The investigation centers on whether the oil and gas company misled...Show More Summary

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