Mekeni gets world-class food safety certification

Meat processing company Mekeni Food Corp. received a world-class certification for food safety management as the company plans expansion at home and abroad. The firm’s hotdog processing plant in Porac, Pampanga became the first in the country to be awarded food safety system certification or FSSC 22000. The certification, recognized by benchmarking organization Global Food [...]

 

 

 

 

PA Storm 2012: Damaging Weather Threatens Pennsylvania

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Storms loomed over Pennsylvania on Thursday, as residents across the Northeast braced for damaging weather. The National Weather Service issued tornado warnings for specific regions in Pennsylvania, including Tioga and Jefferson counties. Severe thunderstorm warnings were issued for Western and Central Pennsylvania, with one alert issued at 4pm EDT reading: “SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A [...]

 

 

 

 

ABC 33/40 – Birmingham News, Weather, SportsMexico pres front-runner promises …

By MICHAEL WEISSENSTEINAssociated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) – Shortly after sunrise last month in the border city of Nuevo Laredo, police found 14 butchered bodies in a van outside city hall, a salvo in a seesawing battle of …

 

 

 

 

KHQ Right Now – News and Weather for Spokane and North Idaho | Egypt military …

By SARAH EL DEEBAssociated Press CAIRO (AP) – Egypt’s military officials moved swiftly Saturday to prosecute protesters they blamed for an attack on the Defense Ministry, in an attempt to put down increasingly violent protests against their authority …

 

 

 

 

Country Comfort Wanted, and a Nearby Safety Net

“We see grizzly bears, mountain lions, the whole nine yards,” Mr. Higgins said of visiting the federally designated wilderness area nearby. But as idyllic as the setting has been for them for the last 10 years, the Higginses lately have thought about moving out. They don’t mind …

 

 

 

 

WRIC Richmond News and Weather – Egypt military detains hundreds following …

By SARAH EL DEEBAssociated Press CAIRO (AP) – Egypt’s military officials moved swiftly Saturday to prosecute protesters they blamed for an attack on the Defense Ministry, in an attempt to put down increasingly violent protests against their authority …

 

 

 

 

Spring into summer: Unseasonable heat helps pave way for violent weather

The Spring equinox arrives at 1:14 a.m. EDT Tuesday. But for much of the country, 2012 appears to have brought not just a leap day in February, but a leap season in March, with temperatures this month in many parts of the country hitting summertime highs. Skip to next paragraph …