Los Angeles County children are drinking fewer sugary drinks, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report revealed.
The Baldwin Park City Council is looking to neighboring El Monte for inspiration on a proposed tax on sodas and other sugary drinks.
Los Angeles City Council member Mitchell Englander Tuesday is expected to discuss his motion to ban the sale of soda from city park and library vending machines.
Soft drink maker PepsiCo said in newly-released court documents that its Mountain Dew soda can dissolve a dead mouse.
A judge will decide whether the campaign by corn refiners equating high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) with sugar is misleading to consumers.
Assemblyman Bill Monning acknowledges he likely cannot get the two-thirds majority needed to pass the tax in the current highly-polarized political environment.