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Every New York City Restaurant That Will Eliminate Plastic Straws
The entire Union Square Hospitality Group, Starbucks, Estela, and more.
Plastic Straws Might Soon Be Banned in New York City
A new bill even proposes $100 fines for violators.
Robert De Niro Says Trump Is Banned From All Nobu Restaurants
“If he walked into a restaurant I was in, I’d walk out.”
The Plan to Eliminate Trans Fats Once and for All
The World Health Organization has unveiled a new idea to help the world cook healthier food.
Philadelphia and Boston Keep Banning Each Other’s Foods Ahead of the Super Bowl
Cream pies, cheesesteaks, and Boston Market are all under attack.
Bar That Banned ‘Literally’ Now Getting Figuratively Bashed by Critics
The vast majority use the prohibited L-word.
East Village Bar Bans Customers Who Say ‘Literally’
“This is the most overused, annoying word in the English language and we will not tolerate it.”
Switzerland Bans Citizens From Boiling Lobsters Alive
It must now be humanely “stunned” first.
London Bans Fast-food Restaurants From Opening Near Schools
Mayor Sadiq Khan calls the city’s child-obesity epidemic a “ticking time bomb.”
One of England’s Greatest Restaurants Has Banned Diners From Photographing Food
Michel Roux says the Waterside Inn is “so upset about people taking pictures.”
New York Is Finally Repealing Its 91-Year-Old Law That Bans Dancing in Bars
Only 97 of the city’s 25,000 bars and restaurants have a special license that allows dancing.
Anthony Bourdain Banned From Azerbaijan for Visiting Disputed Territory
His name joins a blacklist of 700 other activists and officials.
Oh, C’mon, MTA: Don’t Ban Food on the Subway
In light of recent track fires, MTA chief Joe Lhota says it’s not a bad idea.
San Francisco Schools Ban Students From Drinking Chocolate Milk
The city’s school district has found a new way to reduce students’ sugar intake.
Chuck Schumer Will Save America From the Menace of ‘Snortable Chocolate’
Who didn’t see this one coming?
Berkeley Could Ban Plastic Straws
They want to encourage people to carry around their own personal straw.
The World’s Best City for Street Food Just Banned All Its Vendors
Bangkok says food stalls must go away by year’s end, in the interests of “order and hygiene.”
A Major Chinese Airline Has Banned Shipments of Shark Fin
It joins one of China’s major shipping companies.
Restaurateurs Who Are So Over 2016 Post Sign Banning All Trump Voters
“If you voted for Trump you can not eat here! No Nazis.”
Kellogg Pulls All Advertising From Breitbart News
The cereal maker says the site’s racist bent isn’t “aligned with our values as a company.”
Authentic Haggis Might Finally Be Availble in America Next Year
The feds are reportedly ending the ban on Scotland’s infamous sheep-organ dish.
Maine Restaurateur Bans Customers Who Own Assault Weapons
“If you own this gun, or you condone the ownership of this gun for private use, you may no longer enter.”
Sweetgreen Bans Bacon and Sriracha
Sweetgreen is launching a campaign to “Make America Healthy Again.”
Steakhouse That Once Banned O.J. Simpson Says Trump’s Not Welcome Either
“He denigrates women. He disgraces POWs. He disparages the disabled.”
A German City Banned Single-Serve Coffee Pods Because They’re So Wasteful
Hamburg has outlawed the pods in all government buildings.
Italian Restaurant Draws Predictable Ire After Banning Kids Under 5
The owner is particularly peeved that they “hate fish.”
Russia Wants to Be the Biggest Producer of Organic Food
Putin has unveiled his five-year plan.
Applebee’s and IHOP Will Eliminate Soda From Their Kids’ Menus
They’re the first casual-dining restaurant chains to get on the anti-soda bandwagon.
Everyone Officially Figures Out Soda Is Terrible
Big Soda is winning policy battles, but it’s losing the war with consumers.
Russia’s Food Destruction Is Totally Out of Control
The government just torched 1.5 tons of food that belonged to a BMW racing team.
Even Communists Aren’t Happy About Russia Bulldozing Cheese and Foie Gras
They’ve introduced a bill that would require confiscated food to be used to feed the poor.
No-Fun Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation Banning Powdered Alcohol
“This dangerous product is a public health disaster waiting to happen.”
Russia Is Destroying Nutella, Fancy Cheese, and Other Western Foods
It’s part of Putin’s new pledge.
Child-Banning Restaurant Says Business Is Better Than Ever
Three weeks after booting the under-7 crowd, it says it’s seeing record sales.
Starbucks Won’t Ban That Handicap-Parking Vigilante After All
He’s welcomed back, but he’s not satisfied.
This Pizzeria Is Giving a Discount to Donald Trump’s Employees
To make up for the fact that they have to “look at his name every day.”
It’s Time to Say Good-bye to the Styrofoam Beer Cups of New York
The city’s upcoming styrofoam ban will effectively end one of the last vestiges of the city’s pre-Giuliani years.
Heinz Just Got Sued Over Trans-Fat Claims
A class-action lawsuit is contending that Ore-Ida fries have “danger levels” of the oil.
‘Pot-Bellied’ Freedom-Fighter Gets Deep Fryers Reinstalled in Texas
“This isn’t about fries, it’s about freedom.”
30 More States Are Trying to Ban Powdered Alcohol
The creator warns this will just “make more people want it.”
L.A.’s Radical Fast-Food Ban Didn’t Lower Obesity Rates at All
People actually got fatter.
Powdered Alcohol Is Back, Baby, and It’s Got Full Federal Approval
California’s Attorney General Will Try to Re-Ban Foie Gras
The state confirms the battle is moving to the 9th Circuit.
A Seattle Suburb Banned All Cheese Today
Bainbridge Island is sending a strong message to Green Bay Packers fans.
New York City Will Ban Foam Delivery Containers Starting July 1
Rejoice, anti-foam crusaders!
Foie Gras Is Once Again Legal in California
A group representing producers and a restaurant prompted the new ruling.
European Beef Is Back in America After a 16-Year Ban
Ireland will be the continent’s first exporter since the outbreak of mad cow disease.
Here’s a Guy Who’s Banned From Every Bar and Restaurant in London
35,000 establishments he cannot enter — a citywide first.
Fast-Food-Toy Ban Could Be Very Effective
It’s all about the free barbie.
NYC Proposes Banning Toys From Unhealthy Fast-Food Kids’ Meals
Less than one percent of kids’ meal combinations met recommended government nutrition standards, according to a recent study.