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7/17/08

Tomatoes Given the OK By FDA

Good news for tomato lovers - it's now safe to eat them all. The FDA lifted its warning on certain types of tomatoes.

Though it still can't pinpoint the exact source of the outbreak that sickened more than 1200 people in 42 states, the Food and Drug Administration is now turning it's focus to jalapeno and serrano peppers.

However, Eddie Owens from United Supermarkets tell us no area grocers have been told to remove the peppers from their produce, because the supplier in question did not send any to this area.

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