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WASHINGTON (AP) — Even the scoreboards in high school gyms eventually will have to promote good health. Moving beyond the lunch line, new rules...

Feb. 20–Soda fans in Illinois will have to pay more for their drinks if a bill for a tax on sugary beverages makes it through the state...

After a half dozen students had their lunch trays taken away from them in line last spring, the New London-Spicer Parent Teacher Organization stepped...

Feb. 19–TALLAHASSEE — A Senate committee Tuesday gave swift approval to a bill that is being criticized by elder-care advocates as a...

The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday released its annual long-term projections for the agriculture industry, with the forecast going out to...

The Obama administration announced Monday it would give medium-sized employers an extra year, until 2016, before they must offer health insurance to...

Feb. 09–After years of uncertainty, a new five-year farm bill was made official by the President’s signature Friday, and many farmers are...

A provision in the massive 2014 farm bill bans advertising or recruiting in connection with the food stamps program, though the details of how that...

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