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6 HOURS AGO - Washington Times

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Calorie count to appear with many prepared foods

WASHINGTON (AP) - Diners will soon know how many calories are in that bacon cheeseburger at a chain restaurant, the pasta salad in the supermarket salad bar and even that buttery tub of popcorn at the movie theater. The Food and Drug Administration announced long-delayed calorie labeling rules ...

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6 HOURS AGO - Los Angeles Times

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FDA unveils new national calorie-posting rules

Large theater chains will have to inform moviegoers how many calories are in those giant buckets of popcorn, and chain restaurants will have to reveal the calorie content of the specialty cocktails they feature under new Food and Drug Administration rules unveiled Tuesday.

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8 HOURS AGO - New York Daily News

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FDA says chain eateries, theaters must list calorie count

The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday announced new rules that require calorie counts to be posted in chain restaurants.

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13 HOURS AGO - Fox News

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FDA introduces calorie counts on menus to fight obesity

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced long-delayed calorie labeling rules on Tuesday, requiring chain restaurants and large vending machine operators to disclose calorie counts on menus to make people more aware of the risks of obesity posed by fatty, sugary foods.

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13 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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New FDA Rules Will Require Calorie Labeling On Chain Restaurant Menus

(Adds comment from the National Grocers Association) By Toni Clarke and Anjali Athavaley Nov 24 (Reuters) - The U.S. government will publish sweeping new rules on Tuesday requiring chain restaurants and large vending machine operators to disclose calorie counts on menus to make people more aware of the risks of obesity posed by fatty, sugary foods. "Obesity is a national ...

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