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2 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

McDonald's worker protest scores major victory. Will higher wages, unions follow?

In the war between fast food companies and their workers over higher wages and better working conditions, the companies haven't lost many battles.

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6 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

Millennials spend big bucks on these vices

Millennials spend big bucks on these vices What Millennials are spending on booze, coffee and fast food, by state.

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Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Life, Food

11 hrs ago | FoodNavigator

How much fast food do children eat?

A custom algorithm developed by University of Washington researchers that breaks down fast food restaurants by segment and meal type finds that children get most of their fast food calories from burger restaurants, though just 14% of children's total calories come from the fast food category.

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15 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Dirty-faced drunk poses for mug shot after allegedly vandalizing door in Fla. Burger King

It is not known how Jamie Henson's became so dirty and the arresting officer noted that 'no force' was used to detain him.

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19 hrs ago | Nikkei Net Interactive

McDonald's Japan sales down 15-20% after food scandal

McDonald's Holdings Japan revealed Tuesday that sales have fallen 15-20% below projections since an expired meat scandal broke out at a Chinese supplier earlier this month, an added blow to a fast-food giant already hurt by intense competition.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

WLKY-TV Louisville

Police investigate after McDonald's robbery

MONEY. AN IT'S PUTTING POLICE ON ALERT. W-L-K-Y'S ANNA-LYSA GAYLE JUST GOT OUT OF A MEETING WITH POLICE.

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WLKY-TV Louisville

Police investigate 5th armed fast-food restaurant robbery this month

Louisville Metro Police Department officers are searching for the culprits in the metro's fifth armed fast-food robbery in less than a month.

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Boston.com

A Victory for Fast Food Workers

The National Labor Relations Board notified McDonalds Tuesday that the chain can now be considered a "joint employer" along with franchees for its workers.

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KMIZ

Arby's: More meat is mightier

The limited-time offers include a Reuben Super Stack featuring corned beef, turkey, Swiss cheese, sauerkraut and Thousand Island dressing.

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Wrexham.com News

Police Crack Down On 'Fast Food' Anti Social Behaviour

Call 101 ref RC14116625 @wrexham Looking for the kind bloke that stopped at Rhostyllen roundabout today after a taxi crashed in to back of my wife.

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Food Technology

Shanghai municipal chief urges greater protection for whistleblowers

Journalists and whistleblowers should be given more protection as they expose food safety scandals, Shanghai's chief official told a municipal meeting in the wake of last week's expired meat scandal that has embroiled a number of international fast food chains.

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This is Local London

Cooper cooks up a fast food storm

The Oscar-nominated heartthrob, who next voices Rocket Raccoon in Guardians Of The Galaxy, surprised customers at a branch of Burger King in London's Leicester Square as he served them at the counter and rustled up Whoppers, reported The Sun.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Salon

McDonald's pulls all meat from China after expired food scandal

It seems McDonald's does have some standards when it comes to meat quality: the fast food giant has pulled all beef, pork and chicken items from its restaurants in China meaning that fish burgers - fish burgers! - are the only sandwiches available.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Not lovin' it in Russia: McDonald's, Wendy's in Kremlin's cross hairs

Two of the United States' biggest burger chains have become the latest targets of Kremlin wrath, with McDonald's fast-food offerings under the political microscope for alleged impurities and Wendy's driven out of Russia altogether by deteriorating collaboration with the host country.

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Cincinnati.com

Meatless Monday: Fast food vegetarian

I probably won't ever give up meat entirely--certainly not as long as I have this job.

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GPB.org

Fast-Food Scandal Revives China's Food Safety Anxieties

An "Out of Stock" sticker on a menu picture of chicken nuggets at a McDonald's store in Hong Kong on July 25, 2014.

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Daily Kos

Fast food workers vow to use civil disobedience in fight for $15

The more than 1,300 fast food workers who gathered outside Chicago over the weekend to plan next steps in their fight for $15 an hour and a union have a big next step planned: civil disobedience .

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Daily Kos

Fast food workers vow to use civil disobedience in fight for $15

The more than 1,300 fast food workers who gathered outside Chicago over the weekend to plan next steps in their fight for $15 an hour and a union have a big next step planned: civil disobedience .

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KBCI CBS 2

Wash. soldier claims fast food worker spiked soda

A local soldier claims what he found at the bottom of a fast food soda cup made him sick.

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ThinkProgress

Fast Food Workers Will Now Use Civil Disobedience In Their Fight For Higher Wages

At a convention of more than 1,300 fast food workers in Illinois this weekend, attendees voted to start including acts of civil disobedience , such as sit-down strikes and restaurant occupations, in their campaign for higher wages and the ability to form a union.

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