The House has rejected a bill that would reform food safety laws by giving the Food and Drug Administration more power over recalls and inspections. However, the bill has broad support, and Democratic leaders are expected to call another vote soon, this time under terms that would require a simple instead of two-thirds majority vote for approval.
Columbia's Candy Factory in Missouri is cooking up a line of artisan chocolate with flavors such as triple-chocolate cheesecake and Aztec chocolate in order to drive sales. According to the NCA, consumers are seeking bolder flavors and more healthful, eco-friendly chocolate options.
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