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Drought Tightens as Weather Heats Up U.S.

posted on July 19, 2013 at 5:55 PM

Drought Tightens as Weather Heats Up U.S.
The dog days of summer are barking all over the country this week as high temperatures gripped most of America. East coast water sprinklers worked overtime as heat advisories warned of triple digit temperatures and high humidity was also... Full Story

Crunchy, sweet doughnut-croissant packs NYC bakery

posted on June 7, 2013 at 4:12 PM

A new doughnut-croissant hybrid has created a foodie frenzy in New York City. Full Story

Market to Market (March 15, 2013)

posted on March 15, 2013 at 7:06 PM

Market to Market (March 15, 2013)
Full Program: Ethanol proponents throw a birthday bash to celebrate 100 years of subsidies for Big Oil. Hours before its implementation, New York City’s ban on super-sized sugary drinks is struck down. Market analysis with Sue Martin. Full Story

New York Sugary Drink Ban Overturned

posted on March 15, 2013 at 4:55 PM

New York Sugary Drink Ban Overturned
On the eve of its implementation, a New York Supreme Court Judge overturned New York City’s ban on sales of sugary drinks over 16 ounces. The regulation was unveiled nearly a year ago by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and approved by the New... Full Story

Beverage Attorney: NYC Drinks Limit Bad For Public

posted on January 25, 2013 at 1:21 PM

Association argues the rule will harm minority businesses and "freedom of choice in low-income communities." Full Story

Market to Market (November 2, 2012)

posted on November 2, 2012 at 4:37 PM

Market to Market (November 2, 2012)
Full Program: A lethal storm disrupts lives, livelihoods – and markets -- in the east. While it may not be the top priority for most voters, immigration remains a key political issue. And hours before the election, traders get some “skin in the game” by... Full Story

Brothers Show How They Grow It In Kansas

posted on August 31, 2012 at 3:51 PM

Brothers Show How They Grow It In Kansas
The Kansas prairie is well known for its fields of wheat, soybeans and irrigation rigs. Tucked into the central part of the sunflower state near Assaria, is a farmstead known around the world. Well, the world-wide web, that is. Full Story

NYC Rally Against Proposed Super-Sized Drinks Ban

posted on July 13, 2012 at 1:12 PM

    NEW YORK (AP) - A rally has been held in New York City protesting Mayor Michael Bloomberg's proposed crackdown on super-sized drinks.        Monday's small protest in City Hall Park - dubbed the... Full Story

NYC Proposes Ban On Sale Of Large Sodas

posted on June 1, 2012 at 10:32 AM

NEW YORK (AP) - New York City plans to ban the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks in an effort to combat obesity. The proposed first-in-the-nation ban would impose a 16-ounce limit on the size of sweetened drinks sold at restaurants,... Full Story

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