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  1. Rodney Davis Wants To Make Sure School Kids Keep Eating Lots Of Salt And More CarbohydratesRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Irregular Times

    ... of grains? Part of the answer to this mystery may come from the fact that Rodney Davis practically grew up at McDonalds fast food restaurants. His parents operated a McDonalds franchise, at which he worked when he was a teenager. McDonalds foods are ...

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  2. McDonalds workers take wage protest to headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    OAK BROOK, Illinois - Hundreds of protesters Wednesday participated in a demonstration at McDonald's Oak Brook headquarters ahead of the annual shareholders meet seeking a hike in the hourly wages to $15 an hour for the front-line workers employed by the giant burger chain. The protesters, who had gathered about half a mile west of the headquarters, slowly marched toward McDonald's campus shortly after noon holding banners that stated "McDonald's $15 and union rights, not food stamps.

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  3. Walmart's push on animal welfare hailed as game changerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Hawaii Today

    Walmart's push to get its suppliers to give farm animals fewer antibiotics and more room to roam is expected to have a big impact on the food industry, experts say. Though the steps are voluntary, Walmart, which sells more food than any other store, has a history of using its retail muscle to change the way products are made and sold across the retail industry.

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  4. Wal-Mart pushes food suppliers to improve care of livestockRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Wal-Mart's push to get its suppliers to give farm animals fewer antibiotics and more room to roam is expected to have a big impact on the food industry, experts say. Although the steps are voluntary, Wal-Mart, which sells more food than any other store, has a history of using its retail muscle to change the way products are made and sold across the retail industry.

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  5. United States: McDonald's low paid workers protest, company dodges $1.7 billion taxRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Green Left Weekly

    Thousands of McDonald's workers seeking a minimum wage of US$15 per hour have protested outside the fast-food giant's headquarters for two days of protests on May 21 and 22. Reuters said: "Protests by low-wage fast-food and retail workers have helped fuel a national debate about pay levels ... "Tyree Johnson, 47, of Chicago joined thousands of others for noisy but peaceful protests outside McDonald's headquarters in the Chicago suburb of Oak Brook on Wednesday. "'They keep telling me they value me but they don't give me more money,' said Johnson, who has worked in McDonald's restaurants since 1992 and says he lives in a men's hotel because he can't afford an apartment on his wage of $8.55 per hour."

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  6. Oneida police investigate after woman reports finding blade in burgerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Authorities are investigating tonight after an East Tennessee woman reported finding a razor blade in her family's fast food meal. Dawn Hammock took Oneida police investigate after woman reports finding blade in burger Authorities are investigating tonight after an East Tennessee woman reported finding a razor blade in her family's fast food meal.

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  7. Wal-Mart presses meat suppliers on antibiotics, treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Wal-Mart, the nation's largest food retailer, is urging its thousands of U.S. suppliers to curb the use of antibiotics in farm animals and improve treatment of them. That means asking meat producers, egg suppliers and others to use antibiotics only for disease prevention or treatment, not to fatten their animals, a common industry practice.

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  8. Texas Senate approves open carry of handgunsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    A Denver based photographer who has shot the NCAA Tournament Final Four for the last 60 seasons is making this year his last. If a picture is worth a thousand words, Rich Clarkson's collection would fill libraries.

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  9. Man in scuba gear gets warning after causing restaurant stirRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    McDonald's prides itself on welcoming all sorts of people into its restaurants - but it seems the fast food giant draws the line at those wearing scuba gear. A McDonald's in Traverse City, Michigan, called the police to report a man dressed in a rubbery outfit who walked in to the branch on Tuesday morning.

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  10. Hundreds march at McDonald's headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Hundreds of protesters marched around McDonald's suburban Chicago headquarters Wednesday, shutting down at least one building on the corporate campus as they called for pay of $15 an hour and a union. About 100 protesters were arrested for trespassing as they temporarily blocked two streets around the McDonald's campus a day before the company's annual shareholder meeting.

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  11. Memorial Day weekend boat safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    A Denver based photographer who has shot the NCAA Tournament Final Four for the last 60 seasons is making this year his last. If a picture is worth a thousand words, Rich Clarkson's collection would fill libraries.

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  12. McDonald's and Dunkin Donut on alert as egg costs jump.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fox News

    Get ready for an "eggs-pensive" summer. The U.S. Department of Agriculture now says the wholesale price of large shell eggs in New York have risen from $1.18 to $2.13-nearly a dollar from May 1 to May 21. While "breaker" eggs-the kind sold in liquid form to restaurants like McDonald's Corp. have risen from $0.75 to $2.04 in Central States.

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  13. Animal shelter temporarily closes due to canine sickness and deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    Animal care workers are trying to figure out what killed two dogs and caused more than a dozen to become sick this month at the Madison County Humane Society. Workers said the seventeen sick dogs were tested by a Purdue University veterinarian Wednesday night to determine the cause.

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  14. Hundreds gather in Mount Pleasant for Carry the Load rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    A Denver based photographer who has shot the NCAA Tournament Final Four for the last 60 seasons is making this year his last. If a picture is worth a thousand words, Rich Clarkson's collection would fill libraries.

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  15. Waco Shooting Latest: Slain Biker Won Purple HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    A Denver based photographer who has shot the NCAA Tournament Final Four for the last 60 seasons is making this year his last. If a picture is worth a thousand words, Rich Clarkson's collection would fill libraries.

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  16. UPDATE 3-Wal-Mart urges meat suppliers to curb antibiotic useRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc is pressing meat, seafood, dairy and egg suppliers to reduce the use of antibiotics, becoming the first large retailer to take such a public stand against the excessive use of drugs in raising farm animals. The voluntary guidelines announced on Friday would limit suppliers to using antibiotics to treat and prevent disease, and not for promoting growth, a controversial practice by livestock producers.

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  17. Report: Biker Gang May Be Plotting Attacks on Cops in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    A Denver based photographer who has shot the NCAA Tournament Final Four for the last 60 seasons is making this year his last. If a picture is worth a thousand words, Rich Clarkson's collection would fill libraries.

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  18. Wal-Mart Pushes Meat Suppliers To Curb AntibioticsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Investor's Business Daily

    It also wants them to try and find better animal housing, alleviate painful procedures, improve slaughter methods and provide progress reports to Wal-Mart and the public. "We have listened to our customers and are asking our suppliers to engage in improved reporting standards and transparency measures regarding the treatment of farm animals," Wal-Mart Senior Vice President Kathleen McLaughlin said in a statement Friday.

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  19. 11-year-old graduates from California college with 3 degreesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    A Denver based photographer who has shot the NCAA Tournament Final Four for the last 60 seasons is making this year his last. If a picture is worth a thousand words, Rich Clarkson's collection would fill libraries.

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  20. McHappy Day helps the Kootenay Child Development CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Cranbrook McDonald's recently presented a cheque to the Kootenay Child Development Centre. The local McDonald's Restaurant raised $7418 through its participation in the 22nd McHappy Day, a national fundraiser held in more than 1,400 McDonald's restaurants across Canada.

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