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  • New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg is getting involved in the Virginia gubernatorial race, even though many want him to stay out of the state's business. (Invision via Associated Press)

    EDITORIAL: The nanny goes to court

    Mike Bloomberg won't take no for an answer. Like most billionaires, the mayor of New York City is accustomed to getting his way, so he is pressuring the state's highest court to rescue his ban on Big Gulps.


  • New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg could have some union-related trouble involving the Teamsters.

(ASSOCIATED PRESS)

    KENNEALLY: Win for freedom in New York City soda ban

    New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg’s tireless search for new liberties to attack met some resistance early this week when State Supreme Court Justice Milton Tingling struck down his ban on sugary drinks as “arbitrary and capricious.” Judge Tingling argued that the unpopular legislation, speckled with loopholes and inconsistencies, resulted in “uneven enforcement even within a particular city block, much less the city as a whole.” Apparently Mr. Bloomberg is more enthusiastic than competent when it comes to depriving others of routine freedoms.


  • Judge strikes down NYC ban on supersized sodas

    A judge struck down New York City's pioneering ban on big sugary drinks Monday just hours before it was supposed to take effect, handing a defeat to health-minded Mayor Michael Bloomberg and creating uncertainty for restaurants that had already ordered smaller cups and changed their menus.


  • To mayor, NYC soda ruling just 'temporary setback'

    Despite Mayor Michael Bloomberg's bullishness, political realities and legal questions make for an uncertain future for one of the premier pieces of his legacy: a now-blocked ban on supersized sugary drinks.


  • Judge strikes down NYC sugary-drinks size rule

    A judge struck down New York City's pioneering ban on big sugary drinks Monday just hours before it was supposed to take effect, handing a defeat to health-minded Mayor Michael Bloomberg and creating confusion for restaurants that had already ordered smaller cups and changed their menus.


  • **FILE** Customers at Brother Jimmy's BBQ in New York call cheers with 24-ounce (left) and 16-ounce beverages on March 8, 2013. (Associated Press)

    Bloomberg vows to fight reversal of NYC soda ban

    New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's landmark ban on big sugary sodas fell flat Monday after a state judge invalidated the rule.


  • Judge strikes down NYC ban supersized sodas

    A judge struck down New York City's pioneering ban on big sugary drinks Monday just hours before it was supposed to take effect, handing a defeat to health-minded Mayor Michael Bloomberg and creating confusion for restaurants that had already ordered smaller cups and changed their menus.


  • Judge strikes down NYC ban on supersized sodas

    A judge struck down New York City's pioneering ban on big sugary drinks Monday just hours before it was supposed to take effect, handing a defeat to health-minded Mayor Michael Bloomberg and creating uncertainty for restaurants that had already ordered smaller cups and changed their menus.


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