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US Frees African Asylum-Seeker Who's on Life Support

US Frees African Asylum-Seeker Who's on Life Support

By Amy Taxin and Krista Larson | Nov 30
As the eldest son among 15 children, Senegalese tailor Saliou Ndiaye was his family's greatest hope for a better life in a city rife with unemployment where many still travel by horse-drawn cart.

Taco Bell Sales Jump: Plans for More Fried Chicken 'Innovation'

May 4
Taco Bell says a concoction made with a deep-fried chicken "taco shell" helped lure customers into its stores, and noted that it's planning more "Naked" chicken menu items.

Coming Soon to McDonald's: Fresh Beef

By Joseph Pisani | Mar 30
The fast food giant said Thursday that it will swap frozen beef patties for fresh ones in its Quarter Pounder burgers by sometime next year at most of its U.S. locations.

Happier Meal? McDonald's Nixing Some Unpalatable Ingredients

By Candice Choi | Aug 2
McDonald's, which is trying to shake its image for serving processed junk food, said Monday it's eliminating some unpalatable ingredients from its most popular menu items.

Looking for Calories on Menu? Not Until 2017

By Mary Clare Jalonick | Mar 28
Wondering how many calories are in that hamburger? Chain restaurants still don't have to tell you, despite a 6-year-old law requiring calorie labels on menus.

Subway to Transition to Antibiotic-Free Meat

Oct 21
Subway said Tuesday that it plans to switch to meat raised without antibiotics over the next several years.

Is the McWhopper In Our Future?

By Candice Choi | Aug 27
This probably isn't what the United Nations had in mind when it established the International Day of Peace: Burger King is asking McDonald's to join forces to create a "McWhopper."

Why You Think McDonald's 'Minion' Toy is Foul-Mouthed

By Marley Jay | Jul 12
McDonald's swears up and down that the little yellow "Minions" Happy Meal toy is speaking only nonsense words and not something a little more adult.

Artificial Ingredients Get the Boot From Taco Bell and Pizza Hut

By Candice Choi | May 27
Taco Bell and Pizza Hut say they're getting rid of artificial colors and flavors, making them the latest big food companies scrambling to distance themselves from ingredients people might find unappetizing.

McDonald's Shuts Down Restaurant Amid Low Wage Protests

May 21
McDonald's shut down a restaurant near its headquarters Wednesday after the area was swamped by hundreds of protesters calling for pay of $15 an hour and a union.

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