A salmonella outbreak in 43 states linked to peanut butter and peanut paste used in many products, including cookies, might make even an ardent Girl Scout cookie fan hesitate. But the Girl Scouts of the U.S.A., like other organizations, announced that its cookies are safe.
The Girl Scouts bakers did not buy ingredients from the company the federal government says is the source of the salmonella. For more on the cookies, check out the Daily Dish.
-- Mary MacVean