ALBANY, N.Y. — Gun enthusiasts fearful of new weapon controls and alarmed by rumours of government hoarding are buying bullets practically by the bushel, making it hard for stores nationwide to keep shelves stocked and even putting a pinch on some local law enforcement departments.
Jakarta (AFP) - Indonesia on Thursday banned small retailers from selling beer, despite an outcry from the booze industry and in tourism hotspots over the Muslim-majority country's latest offensive against drinking.
There’s been a lot of public and private handwringing within the legal establishment in recent years. There’s anxiety — and outrage — over the spiraling cost of legal education and the diminishing opportunities and salaries for recent law school grads.
It's a fermented, pungent tea, but it's the alcohol that can lurk inside of kombucha that's causing a stink. Regulators and retailers are concerned that the ancient and trendy tea may need to be regulated as an alcoholic drink.
Many Americans are just now catching on to something Europeans have known for centuries: Wine can be a regular part of your evening meal and not just a "special occasion" drink. A good “food friendly” wine not only complements your meal, but can be part of an evening ritual where you relax over dinner and transition into a little down time after a hard day of work.