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3 hrs ago | BBC News

China detains five over meat scandal

China has detained five people as part of its probe into a firm that allegedly supplied out of date meat to fast food chains, including McDonald's and KFC.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Life, Food, Small Business, Personal Finance, Israel, Middle East

3 hrs ago | Suria

China detains five in expired meat scandal

Chinese police on Wednesday detained five people from a unit of US food supplier OSI Group, officers said, in a case involving expired meat sold to fast food giants including McDonald's and KFC.

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Related Topix: Life, Food

3 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Old meat scandal in China spreads

A suspect meat scandal in China engulfed Starbucks and Burger King yesterday and spread to Japan, where McDonald's said the Chinese supplier accused of selling expired beef and chicken had provided 20 percent of the meat in its chicken nuggets.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Life, Food

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

City leaders approve sewer lines into County

City commissioners agree to extend water and sewer lines into the county at the request of a fast food chain.

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Related Topix: Life, Food

Suria

3 S'pore food chains say they don't import meat from scandal-hit factory

SINGAPORE: Three of Singapore's fast food chains say they do not import meat from the Shanghai factory that is at the heart of China's stale meat scandal.

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Related Topix: Life, Food

Daily Mail

No love for McDonald's in Europe as weakness in Germany hits profits

The fast food chain said weakness in Germany, which is overseen by British boss Jill McDonald, was behind a 1 per cent fall in underlying European sales.

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Related Topix: Life, Food

Common Dreams

NAACP Passes Resolution Backing Fast-Food Workers' Fight for $15

Terrance Wise, a 35-year-old Kansas City Burger King worker and father of three, attended the convention on behalf of the fast-food workers' campaign.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, African-American, US News, Liberal Political News

Grantham Journal

New KFC restaurant in Grantham nearing completion

David Hindmarch, managing director of Grantham Estates who own the land, said that their side of the project will be completed in the next 10 days.

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Related Topix: Life, Food

Ballard News-Tribune

You Are What You Eat: Hit the road with your own food

You can't do much about the price of gas when you travel, but with planning you can save a lot of money on food you eat on the road.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Baked Goods, Bread, Recipes, Vegetables, Meat, Chicken

Inventor Spot

Meet The Crazy Sloppy Joe Doughnut Invention

What do you get when you fuse a Californian fried chicken king with a global doughnut chain? The answer is the perplexingly named Krispy Kreme Sloppy Joe Burger .

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Related Topix: Life, Food

Laughing Squid

Restaurant Based on the Krusty Krab From the Animated Television...

Restaurant company Salta Burgers has opened a real life, fast food tribute to the Krusty Krab restaurant from the long-running Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants in Ramallah, Palestine .

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Related Topix: Life, Food, SpongeBob SquarePants

Examiner.com

Student-Farmworker Alliance launches 'Boot the Braids' web site

Supporters of the Student-Farmworker Alliance have contributed numerous art pieces to raise awareness of Wendy's refusal to join the Coalition of Immokalee Workers' Fair Food Program.

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Related Topix: Immokalee, FL, Life, Food

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield, Princeton Arby's close; company files bankruptcy

A popular fast-food restaurant chain has closed its doors in both Bluefield and Princeton.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Bluefield, WV, Life, Food, Princeton, WV

International Business Times

KFC & McDonald's Accused of Serving 'Expired' Meat to Customers

McDonald's and KFC workers allegedly kept food on the floor before serving their customers.

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Related Topix: Yum Brands, Restaurant Management, Life, Food

Mon Jul 21, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Starbucks, Burger King dragged in as China food scandal spreads

A toxic food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in U.S. coffee chain Starbucks , Burger King Worldwide Inc and others, as well as products of McDonald's Corp as far away as Japan.

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Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, Yum Brands, Life, Food

WebProNews

Charlie Sheen Caught On Camera During 'Hammered' Visit to Taco Bell Drive-thru

Oh good grief. Bad boy Charlie Sheen is at it again, and he just seems to keep one-upping himself.

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Related Topix: Anger Management, Entertainment, Television, Charlie Sheen, Celebrities, Life, Food

Switched

Workers At A Subway Sandwich Shop Vote To Unionize

Workers at a Subway location in Bloomsbury, N.J., on Friday voted in favor of joining the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union.

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Related Topix: Bloomsbury, NJ, Life, Food, Bill Haslam, US Governors

Seeking Alpha

Coke's Smoggy Battle, KFC's 'Dead Chicken Bounce'

The latest news is decidedly cloudy from 2 of the world's biggest food and beverage operators in China, with beverage leader Coca Cola and fast-food giant Yum Brands fighting battles on different fronts.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Yum Brands, Restaurant Management

Gawker

New York Times Critic Finds Harper Lee's Burger King Salad Habit "Sad"

New York Times book critic Dwight Garner did not enjoy the new book about Harper Lee, The Mockingbird Next Door .

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Related Topix: Harper Lee, Pop/Rock, Life, Food

Bangor Daily News

Stop Eating Crap

Remember the old saying: You are what you eat? In a non-literal way, it is very true.

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Related Topix: Life, Dieting, Celiac Disease, Health

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