Bloomberg, Booker Behind Effort To Ban Using Food Stamps For Sugary DrinksThe mayors of New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and 15 other cities sent a letter to congressional leaders saying it's "time to test and evaluate approaches limiting'' the use of the subsidies for sugar-laden beverages, in the interest of fighting obesity and related diseases.
Lichtenstein: Nets Owner Prokhorov’s Big Talk Makes Little SenseIt is ON! Well, maybe not. The Knicks have ruled, and will continue to rule, New York City.
Beverage Industry Touts Choices, Portion Size In New Subway Ad CampaignThe American Beverage Association is rolling out an ad campaign touting "More Choices, Smaller Portions, Fewer Calories." The ads will reportedly appear in the subway system.