| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:48 AM
As sales slump, McDonald's is planning to overhaul its U.S. menu by adding more customizable options and even add new items to appeal to regional tastes.
In a conference call with investors Tuesday, chief executive Don Thompson noted that McDonald's...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Chicago on Tuesday joined the growing ranks of major cities that have raised their minimum wage, a move decried by business groups as a jobs killer but touted by labor groups and other supporters as a way to lift Chicago workers and their families out...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 3:19 AM
Get a free Egg McMuffin or Quarter Pounder when you buy one at McDonald's by taking a customer satisfaction survey.
The offer's printed on receipts.
Visit McDVoice.com, enter your receipt infomation, answer a few questions and get rewarded with the...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 6:15 AM
Burger King Worldwide Inc. posted its strongest growth in quarterly same-restaurant sales in North America in two years, at a time larger rival McDonald's Corp is struggling in the highly competitive market.
Burger King's same-restaurant sales in the...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 12:05 PM
McDonald's first and largest restaurant in Russia reopened after local officials closed the location for three months, an optimistic sign for a company trying to return to business as usual in the country.
The outlet, in Moscow's Pushkin Square, resumed...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:25 PM
When Phil Sipka and some of his Englewood neighbors opened a cafe a year ago this week, skeptics had suggestions.
How about rolling security gates over the wall-size windows? Or a permanently locked door, with a buzzer to buzz customers in? Maybe a...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Just as Americans begin to cook their high-calorie Thanksgiving dinners, the U.S. government is enacting sweeping changes it hopes will push people to pay more attention to how many calories they consume away from their dining room tables.
The new rules...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 11:46 AM
CANTON — A local McDonald's restaurant and the police department are planning events that will help an annual effort to provide Christmas gifts for needy children.
Gifts For Canton, a group organized by the Canton Chamber of Commerce that's now...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Would you be more inclined to go to church if services came with a Big Mac and a side of fries? That's the idea behind McMass, a group whose goal is to put a McDonald's franchise in a church.
The group, led by Paul Di Lucca, a creative director at...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Hundreds of fast-food workers held strikes and protests in Chicago and other U.S. cities Thursday, the latest step in their push for a $15 hourly wage.
In the Chicago area, 50 were handcuffed and taken into custody in two separate events, one in the...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 2:02 PM
This holiday season, take a trip to Paris without leaving the Lehigh Valley at Saranda's on Broadway in Fountain Hill.
The fine-dining restaurant serving contemporary French cuisine held a soft opening Thursday at 1028 Broadway, the former space of...