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Ignorance is bliss: When you’re facing a smorgasbord of fried food, melty cheese, and fatty burgers at a chain restaurant, you know you’re probably not eating healthy. But do you know how unhealthy?
Copyright fights: A photographer who's allowed thousands of her images to enter the public domain filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Getty Images for allegedly threatening her for using her own photos.
No more Chicken McDruggets: McDonald’s says it will remove artificial preservatives from some items, and its nuggets will now come from 100% antibiotic-free chickens.
Arbitration, shmarbitration: A federal judge recently scolded Uber for failing to prove that its users actually agreed to mandatory binding arbitration.
Recall overhaul: After a preliminary audit found the Food and Drug Administration’s food recall process lacked effective and efficient processes to ensure the safety of the nation’s food supply, one lawmaker is calling for an overhaul of the agency’s systems.