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4 min ago | New Statesman
Thousands of American fast food workers walked out of their restaurants and took to the streets at the beginning of the month, demanding a pay rise and the right to unionise. In 150 cities across the US, over 400 of these workers were arrested for protests, traffic blockades and other acts of civil disobedience.
1 hr ago | Fox News
The fast-food giant is battling against Starbucks, Taco Bell and Dunkin' Donuts to capture a greater share of the breakfast market. But can the burger chain reinvent the wheel when it comes to coffee? And can the public embrace coffee from a place that serves McNuggets? As the breakfast wars wage on, McDonald's has introduced a slew of new coffee products- from specialty spiced beverages and bagged beans.
Zesto's Drive-In on Ponce de Leon Avenue will soon shut off its neon lights, stop serving ice cream, and no longer hand out slaw dogs, ending a 60-year run at its iconic Old Fourth Ward location. The restaurant's owners last Friday announced that the fast-food eatery had been sold to an "undisclosed buyer" and will officially close on September 20. Jimbo Livaditis, a part-owner of Zesto's six metro Atlanta locations with his brother, Lee, tells CL the unexpected opportunity to sell the restaurant occurred in recent weeks.
Everyone knows that places like Torchy's Tacos and In-n-Out Burger have secret menus, for a given definition of "secret." Slackerwood has done much in-depth research and can now offer you a guide to customizing the Alamo Drafthouse menu.
Guests watch food being prepared at the new Saigon street food restaurant Banh Shop in Dallas. It's the first Banh Shop from parent company Yum! Brands, though a second will open at DFW International Airport soon.
After a month of eating barbecue, last week we served up our list of the ten best barbecue joints in Denver -- and the comments line has been smoking. " Wayne's is the best!" " Jabo's got robbed!" " Georgia Boys is yum."
No one ever said that flipping burgers and making tacos should be a career, but unfortunately too many fast food workers have bought into a bogus bill of goods being sold to them by unions, politicians and others that their "profession" is, well, a profession and they should be paid like it. Unfortunately for them, they are choosing to make the wrong stand for the wrong issue at exactly the wrong time in history.
Canstar Wellingtonians are the least likely to find food from fast food outlets to be tasty and fresh , and the least likely to think it's acceptable to be taken on a date/to take a date to a fast food restaurant . These results are from a recent survey by Canstar Blue which has shown that 38% of Aucklanders think it's acceptable to be taken on a date to a fast food restaurant.
Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Campaigners in France have spoken out against the introduction of "drink as much as you like" drinks machines at two popular burger chains.
Fast food is a booming industry, not only in our country, but all over the planet. Now, you have fast food chains like McDonalds and Pizza Hut moving themselves to as many different locations as they can in the world.
The cluster of fast-food restaurants along Stockton Hill Road will grow with the opening of Jimmy John's delicatessen in December, the franchise owners said Friday. It will be the second Jimmy John's location in Mohave County, said Alison Wofford, who opened the first one in Lake Havasu City in April with her husband, Paul.
Your mother always told you breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and doctors would tend to agree: A healthy breakfast provides a high level of nutrients, vitamins, and minerals; energy; and overall better health. That message has been drilled into our heads so often that almost two-thirds of consumers link breakfast with health and believe skipping it is detrimental.
Fast-food workers rally in Chicago as part of a nationwide action on September 4. Photo from Amien Essif/In These Times. "Paddy wagon's on its way," announced a Chicago Police tactical officer over his radio early on the morning of September 4. Shortly after, a crowd of about 300 demonstrators - including more than 100 striking fast food workers - began chanting "Take the street!" and proceeded to do just that.
On Friday in Texas, the fast food behemoth behind Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut launched its first Bahn Shop, focusing on Vietnamese-style sandwiches made of meat or tofu with spices, vegetables and herbs on baguettes. Yum! has its eyes on upstart rival Chipotle, which is known for its fresh ingredients and customizable burritos.
Robert Downey Jr's son Indio snacks on fast food as he heads out of LAX after pleading guilty to felony drug possession He was praised by a judge on Friday for making good progress in rehab after he pleaded guilty to a felony drug possession. And on Saturday, Robert Downey Jr.'s son Indio looked to be putting his best foot forward as he departed Los Angeles at LAX airport, to head back to his rehab facility.
Vertskebap is the new fast-casual import from Austin with several bare-bones locations in Houston specializing in doner kabobs, the Turkish version of roasted meet cut from a spinner and placed in bread pocket as was introduced to Germany by Turkish immigrants. Doner kabobs are not unlike the shawarmas from the Levant and elsewhere in the Middle East and the Greek gyros.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 05:53 am
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