Accused McDonald’s Vandal Pleads Not Guilty; TSA Asks Mom to Pump Breast Milk Into Baby Bottles


• Timothy Chace, the guy who knocked a cash register and donation box to the ground at South Station’s Mickey D’s, has pleaded not guilty to vandalism. McDonald’s says he caused $3,000 in damage. [Herald]

• A mother of four was forced by a TSA officer to pump breast milk into her empty baby bottles before she could pass through airport security. Empty or full bottles? Make up your mind, TSA. [NYDN]

• Now Jamba Juice is squeezing its way into the fresh-juice trend, starting with blends of orange, mango, and berry elixirs. [NRN]

• Opening day of Jose Andres’ much-anticipated D.C. food truck featured long lines and $20 Iberico-ham sandwiches. [WP]

• Crazy ups and downs for food prices recently are not just owing to bad weather — investors speculating on the crops have caused much of the instability. [Wired Science/Wired]