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Thursday July 9th, 2020 10:06PM

AP Business - Poultry & Egg

CDC: Minorities affected much more in meatpacking outbreaks
A new report studying the impact of the coronavirus on workers in meat processing plants has found that 87% of people infected were racial or ethnic minorities and that at least 86 workers have died
4:59PM ( 1 day ago )
Judge sanctions Mountaire in Delaware wastewater lawsuit
A judge has ordered an Arkansas poultry processing company and two Delaware subsidiaries to pay more than $28,000 in sanctions for repeatedly refusing to provide information to plaintiffs suing the company over wastewater violations in southern Delaware
5:27PM ( 1 week ago )
The Latest: 371 test positive at Missouri chicken plant
Tyson Foods says 371 employees at its chicken processing plant in the far southwestern corner of Missouri have tested positive for COVID-19
6:46PM ( 1 week ago )
Families of 3 deceased workers sue Tyson over Iowa outbreak
The families of three workers who died after contracting coronavirus in an Iowa meat plant outbreak are suing Tyson Foods and its top executives, saying the company knowingly put employees at risk and lied to keep them on the job
6:38PM ( 2 weeks ago )
The Latest: SKorea continues upward trend in new infections
South Korea has reported 51 additional cases of the coronavirus over the past 24 hours, a continuation of an upward trend in new infections
10:23PM ( 2 weeks ago )
The Latest: Australia records first COVID-19 death in month
Australia has recorded its first death from COVID-19 in a month, increasing the national toll from the new coronavirus to 103
9:44PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Iowa finds no violations at Tyson plant with deadly outbreak
Iowa’s workplace safety agency says an inspection didn’t uncover any violations at Tyson Foods’ largest pork processing plant, which employed several people who died after contracting the coronavirus
9:28PM ( 2 weeks ago )
The Latest: Mexico posts another record rise in virus cases
Mexico has posted another record one-day increase in confirmed coronavirus cases, with 6,288, while 793 more deaths have been reported
8:46PM ( 2 weeks ago )
The Latest: War-torn Libya reports biggest daily virus rise
War-ravaged Libya has reported its biggest daily increase yet in coronavirus infections and deaths, raising fears that a major outbreak could overwhelm its health system, left in shambles by nine years of conflict
8:32PM ( 2 weeks ago )
The Latest: Washington state to require face masks in public
Washington state will require people to wear facial coverings in public settings, under a statewide public health order announced by Gov. Jay Inslee in response to ongoing COVID-related health concerns
6:28PM ( 2 weeks ago )