[SeMissourian.com] Fair ~ 72°F  
River stage: 25.7 ft. Falling
Monday, Sep. 22, 2014
City councilman Daniel Halloran III speaks Tuesday during a New York City Board of Health public hearing on the proposal to limit the size of sugary drinks in New York. New York faced the next step in a battle over large sugary drinks Tuesday, with the soft drink and restaurant industries protesting the mayor’s proposed ban and the public lining up to have its say. (Mary Altaffer ~ Associated Press)