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Recent articles by Travis:

Throw out your onions? Salmonella outbreak has sickened hundreds

If your fresh, whole red, white or yellow onions meet certain criteria, you are being advised to throw them out. → Read More

Reports: FDA expected to OK 'mix-and-match' COVID vaccine booster approach this week

The authorization would mean vaccine providers could give a different brand of vaccine for the booster than what the patient originally received. → Read More

A smaller child tax credit payment is expected for some parents in October, November and December

Some parents may see smaller child tax credit payments for the rest of 2021. Here's why. → Read More

65 NYPD officers face discipline over alleged misconduct at Black Lives Matter protests

A civilian review board said its investigation was hindered, in part, due to difficulty identifying officers. → Read More

IRS is sending checks to millions of Americans starting Friday

Tens of millions of parents are set to get more money from the government in the form of the October child tax credit payment. → Read More

Report: Bill Clinton in hospital with non-COVID infection, responding to treatment

It's believed Clinton was dealing with a blood infection, or sepsis, and it was being treated with antibiotics. → Read More

COVID-19 was 2nd-leading cause of US deaths in September, analysis finds

COVID-19 became the second-leading cause of death in the U.S. last month, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. → Read More

Friday is pay day from the IRS for millions of Americans

The advanced child tax credit payment is days away from going out to eligible parents. Here's what to do if your payment is issued, but it doesn't show up. → Read More

Before feeding your dog, make sure this recall isn't for their food

Consuming elevated levels of vitamin D can cause adverse health reactions in dogs of all sizes, the company warns. → Read More

Reports: Jon Gruden out as Raiders head coach; new trove of emails released

After a new report that he used misogynistic and homophobic language in emails, Jon Gruden is reportedly out as Las Vegas Raiders head coach. → Read More

1st look at new US quarters featuring trailblazing American women

Here is a look at the designs of the first five quarters in the American Women Quarters Program series and which women will grace them. → Read More

Check your cabinet: Popular brands of antifungal sprays recalled

Bayer said some samples of the products were found to have benzene, which is not supposed to be an ingredient. → Read More

'Slower than in the 1970s': New postal service delivery standards begin Friday

About 30% of first-class mail will now take up to five days to be delivered. → Read More

Recall alert: More sunscreens found to have possible cancer-causing agent

Benzene is a known cancer-causing agent, but Coppertone said it believes the exposure levels likely would not cause "adverse" health effects. → Read More

8th largest jackpot in Powerball history on the line Wednesday night

The eighth-largest jackpot in Powerball history will be up for grabs in Wednesday night's drawing, which has climbed to $570 million. → Read More

Pfizer enters late-stage study for oral COVID-19 antiviral drug

Pfizer is seeking healthy adults for the study aimed at preventing infection in people living with someone who is confirmed symptomatic with COVID-19. → Read More

Powerball announces winning numbers for $500M+ drawing

The winning numbers Saturday were 22-23-37-62-63 and the powerball was 19. → Read More

Reports: Costco to limit purchases on some items again

Costco's move isn't about panic buying, the retailer said, but about supply chain issues. → Read More

Did anyone win the $490 million Powerball drawing?

Someone may be taking a $355 million cash payout if they picked all the Powerball numbers correctly Wednesday night. → Read More

Opt-out deadline for October child tax credit payment is coming up

The deadline to opt-out or change banking information for the October advance child tax credit payment is days away. → Read More