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  • Why unions are lovin' McDonald's labor ruling

    Why unions are lovin' McDonald's labor ruling
    The most surprising bit of news this week was a ruling out from the National Labor Relations Board, saying that McDonald's Corp. functions as a joint employer with its franchisees and can therefore be held liable for their employment decisions. The...
  • The NLRB attack on McDonald's

     The NLRB attack on McDonald's
    Amid the economic doldrums of recent times, the fast-food industry has been one of the biggest job creators. So far this year, it has added employment at a 4 percent rate, which stands to make this the third straight year at that pace. If only the...
  • Fight for 15 rallies for minimum wage hike

    Fight for 15 rallies for minimum wage hike
    Nearly two years into their fight for a $15 hourly wage, fast-food workers got a two-day dose of inspiration that organizers hope will push them toward bigger displays of civil disobedience. Hundreds of workers gathered at the first Fight for 15...
  • U.S. food supplier cracks down on Chinese plant amid meat scare

    U.S. meat supplier OSI Group said Monday that it was suspending operations at its Chinese subsidiary after media reports tied it to China's latest food scare.  OSI, based in Aurora, Ill., said Shanghai Husi Food Co. failed to comply with the company's...
  • Not lovin' it in Russia: McDonald's, Wendy's in Kremlin's cross hairs

    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...
  • McDonald's Sues To Lower Newington Tax Assessment

    NEWINGTON — McDonald's isn't loving its tax assessment. The fast food giant sued the town late last month to lower the assessment on its restaurant at 2355 Berlin Turnpike. The action called the current value "grossly excessive, disproportionate...
  • McDonald's in Japan unveils McNuggets made from tofu, vegetables and fish

    McDonald's in Japan unveils McNuggets made from tofu, vegetables and fish
    McDonald's is introducing a new twist on its classic McNuggets. Locations in Japan will begin serving a version of nuggets made with tofu, vegetables and fish, reported The Wall Street Journal.  Instead of chicken, the nuggets are made with tofu,...
  • McDonald's disputes NLRB decision linking it with franchisees

    McDonald's disputes NLRB decision linking it with franchisees
    McDonald's shares responsibility for working conditions with its franchisees who operate roughly 90 percent of its restaurants, according to the National Labor Relations Board. The decision, discussed Tuesday with McDonald’s and parties, is...
  • McDonald's may face beefs in labor cases

    McDonald's may face beefs in labor cases
    McDonald's USA can be considered a joint employer at its franchised restaurants, the National Labor Relations Board said Tuesday, a distinction that could increase the fast-food giant's responsibility in labor cases. The determination is significant...
  • Burger review: Rev Burger

    Burger review: Rev Burger
    Review: Rev Burger 22 W. Ohio St. 312-846-1094 Rating: !! 1/2 (out of 4) There are many hazards that come with my occupation of searching for Chicago's greatest burgers. The hefty amount of grease and fat I consume yearly means that I, The Great...
  • Fast-food protests: Dozens of workers arrested in strike for higher pay

    Fast-food protests: Dozens of workers arrested in strike for higher pay
    Dozens of fast-food workers from Los Angeles to Manhattan were arrested as they escalated a fight for better pay Thursday with strikes, rallies and acts of civil disobedience. Police took 10 people into custody after the protesters linked arms and sat...