Comments for: Listeria-tainted cantaloupes now deadliest poisoning in dozen years

Posted Oct. 01, 2011, at 6:47 a.m.

LOS ANGELES — Listeria transmitted through contaminated cantaloupes has now killed 15 people and sickened 84 others in 19 states, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday. The higher death toll is the official tally as of Sept. 29; it was announced in a statement posted on the …

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