| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Central Valley Meat Co., the California slaughterhouse shut down by regulators last week after undercover video footage showed apparent animal abuse, reopened Monday morning after promising to change its ways.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture said it...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Five Guys Burgers and Fries topped a new survey of favorite burger chains, leaving bigger chains such as McDonald’s and Burger King in the dust.
Market Force Information questioned 7,600 consumers, calculated the fan favorite based on total votes...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 11:09 AM
Burger King seems to be getting its summer inspiration from Southern barbecue joints, with new menu items such as sweet potato fries, Memphis pulled-pork sandwiches and, to keep things interesting, bacon sundaes.
Summer options also include Whopper or...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 1:41 PM
— If Tiger Woods is the star attraction and host of the AT&T National tournament beginning Thursday at Congressional Country Club, Beau Hossler is certainly high on the marquee.
Golf fans — and plenty of others — now know Beau.
| Jun 28, 2012
| 3:48 PM
Aster Street: A person reported that their neighbor was having a "manic episode" in the 300 block at 11:49 a.m. June 22. The person said the neighbor was in the front yard, soaked in water, with newspaper on her head.
Monterey Drive: A person...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 8:46 PM
Lowell Schimmel and his Little Brother had their first outing at a small table at a fast food restaurant.
Last week, their accommodations got quite a bit more stylish.
Schimmel, an Anaheim resident, and Brandon, who graduated last month from Edison High...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:14 AM
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A week before Thanksgiving, an animal advocacy group is accusing Butterball of abusing and neglecting turkeys at some of its facilities.
The activist group Mercy For Animals said an undercover investigation into several...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Food and restaurant analysts are already placing their bets for next year’s top restaurant trends, including automatons in the kitchen, mini dishes, pricier drinks and something called “bar snackification.”
Step one, though, is going...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 3:59 PM
It was a beautiful Sunday afternoon in Laguna Beach, and my boys were holed up in the house, so I started to kick them outside when I stopped myself.
One was laughing loudly with a group of online friends while playing a game. Another was Skyping with...
| Feb 26, 2011
Rarely does a game go by that Lakers guard Kobe Bryant isn't biting his jersey. When he's thoroughly engaged in the game, as he usually seems to be, he's chewing on the jersey. When he's frustrated with an officials' call, Bryant lets his aggravation...
| May 18, 2011
Sales and profit were down at the nation's fifth-largest burger chain during the fiscal second quarter of 2011, Jack in the Box Inc. said Wednesday. The San Diego-based chain reported earnings of $6.8 million, or $0.13 per diluted share, for......