In the U.S., soda taxes haven't had the impact activists had hoped for, but globally it's a different story.
Consumer groups are rearing for a fight in 2016 after Congress repealed a law that required an animal's country of origin on packages of meat.
384 people have reported illness in 26 states with cyclosporiasis—the disease caused by a single-cell parasite, cyclospora.
Meat industry groups have dropped a lawsuit against the USDA's rules requiring labels that identify country of origin for meat products.
Industry groups want congress to dial back rules requiring labels that trace the origin of meat -- a measure advocates say is better for consumers.
The cost of limes is skyrocketing, making them harder to get at local bars and restaurants.
Where New York City failed, Mexico seems to be succeeding in implementing a junk food tax in the hopes of curbing its obesity epidemic.
The FDA announced Thursday they were banning the import of papayas from Mexico until they were cleared of salmonella.