Judge Orders Higher Bail in Assault on Rangers Fan at Geno’s; Diabetes Drugs Appear to be Working For Paula Deen

• A Common Pleas Court judge has quadrupled the bail for Dennis Veteri, the South Jersey man charged in the brutal beating of a Rangers fan outside of Geno’s after the NHL Winter Classic. [Inquirer]

• Heavy coffee drinkers may be at lower risk for type 2 diabetes. We’ll resist the bad-taste urge to make some kind of Paula Deen joke here. [NYDN]

• Speaking of La Deen, she reportedly spent the night before her diagnosis announcement at New York’s Asellina, where she hailed “the best tiramisu she’d ever tasted.” That must be some effective drug she’s hawking. [Page Six/NYP]

• Here’s a list of six “extreme” canned beers, bro. [SE]

• If you’re finally going to indulge those supper club ambitions, here’s chef Michael Mina on throwing a dinner party for 18 or more. [WSJ]

Judge Orders Higher Bail in Assault on Rangers Fan at Geno’s; Diabetes