Bird flu has been detected in live pigeons for sale in China. So far, six people have died and 16 fallen ill.
EU officials say that fenugreek seeds imported from Egypt are the cause of the E. coli outbreak.
Fruit lovers should be very concerned by the increasing number of bats dying from white nose syndrome.
The sticky set of issues behind the failure of President Obama's proposed penny-per-ounce tax on sugary beverages turns out to be anything but sweet.