Bad Cantaloupes

U.S. food safety officials are urging consumers not to eat recalled cantaloupe products due to the risk of illness as they investigate an outbreak of salmonella infections in states including California.
Why it matters: At least 99 people in 32 states have gotten sick from the bacteria, the CDC said in an update on Friday.
The symptoms: People infected with salmonella usually experience diarrhea, fever and abdominal cramps, with symptoms beginning between 6 hours and 6 days after consuming the bacteria.
Taiwan Earthquake
At magnitude 7.2, buildings collapsed
Emily Feng
John Ruwitch
Published April 2, 2024 5:55 PM
In this image taken from a video footage run by TVBS, residents rescue a child from a partially collapsed building in Hualien, eastern Taiwan on Wednesday, April 3, 2024.
In this image taken from a video footage run by TVBS, a partially collapsed building is seen in Hualien, eastern Taiwan on April 3, 2024.
A powerful earthquake rocked the entire island of Taiwan early Wednesday, collapsing buildings in a southern city and creating a tsunami that washed ashore on southern Japanese islands.
Television showed buildings in the eastern city of Hualien shaken off their foundations. Islandwide train service was suspended, as was subway service in Taipei. The quake struck at 7:58 a.m. on the other side of the island from the capital, but was strong enough to knock items off shelves in the city.
Taiwan’s earthquake monitoring agency gave the magnitude as 7.2 while the U.S. Geological Survey put it at 7.5. The depth was about 35 kilometers (21 miles).
The Japan Meteorological Agency forecast a tsunami of up to 3 meters (9.8 feet) for the southern Japanese island group of Okinawa. A wave of 30 centimeters (about 1 feet) was detected on the coast of Yonaguni island about 15 minutes after the quake struck. JAMA said waves likely also hit the coasts of Miyako and Yaeyama islands.
We don’t want to scare you, but the Big One is coming. We don’t know when, but we know it’ll be at least 44 times stronger than Northridge and 11 times stronger than the Ridgecrest quakes in 2019. To help you get prepared, we’ve compiled a handy reading list
Your Guide To Surviving The Big One
For Earthquakes, Forget The ‘Go-Bag.’ Here’s How To Prepare
How To Not Get Life-Threatening Diarrhea After A Major Earthquake
10 Earthquake-Related Questions To Ask Your Landlord Immediately
How To Prepare For An Earthquake If You Have A Disability
Listen to our Podcast The Big One: Your Survival Guide
What are you curious about when it comes to earthquakes? What questions do you have about how to survive the Big One?

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