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NAACP Opposes NYC Soda Ban

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 03.25.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — The city defended its groundbreaking size limit on sugary drinks Wednesday as an imperfect but meaningful rein on obesity, while crit...

Movie Theater Owners Raise Stakes On Soda Fight

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 09.17.2012 | Small Business

New York's movie theater owners are gearing up for war over the city's ban of large sugary drinks. Theater owners will likely sue the city rather ...

LISTEN: The 'Authentic' New Yorkers Who Hate Bloomberg's Soda Ban

Posted 07.02.2012 | New York

Lobbyists from large soda companies, including Coca-Cola, have launched an aggressive campaign to fight Mayor Michael Bloomberg's proposed bigger-than...

"Big Tobacco" Sues NYC Over Anti-Cigarette Posters

Emily Katz | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A new resolution by the New York City Board of Health -- requiring cigarette merchants to publicize the health risks of smoking -- has the nation's th...

NY Restaurants To Display Inspection Ratings

AP | SARA KUGLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City's 24,000 restaurants – from its internationally known eateries on down to its most modest pizza counters – ...