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Dangerous new brand of coke emerges

Gangs have devised a new way to make money in London’s lucrative drug trade by launching a new upmarket form of cocaine designed to hook wealthy users. “Calli” is cocaine that is a much higher-purity, and at £100 a gram ($ AU186), is being sold for much more than the usual £40-£50 pounds a gram… Read More »

Pepsi, Coke said to become a secret force behind ballot initiatives that push back on sugar taxes

To bottle up the movement to tax sugary drinks, major beverage companies like Coca-Cola and PepsiCo are spending millions of dollars on commercials that push people to vote to prohibit local governments from slapping levies on certain foods and drinks, The New York Times reported on Saturday.