| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:36 PM
A Cook County correctional officer is being held without bail in Lake County, Ind., after being charged with fatally shooting a fellow motorist who swore at him and threw a cup at his vehicle, officials said.
Edgar Singleton Jr., 61, remains in the Lake...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 10:57 AM
McDonald’s this week said it would offer value menu customers a side of salad, fruit or vegetables as an alternative to French fries in a move that some analysts attributed to an attempt to boost static sales.
The arrangement will be set in motion...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:32 PM
One Burger King in Glendale wants its customers to have it their way — right to their front door.
Since April 9, the Burger King on North Central Avenue has been delivering a handful of orders each day — the first Burger King in the state to...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 3:43 PM
A 22-year-old Maywood woman admitted she and her boyfriend beat her 1-year-old son with a belt and plastic hangers and left him to die on their bathroom floor, prosecutors said in court Saturday.
The couple then disposed of the child's lifeless body...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:31 AM
A Burger King employee in Immokalee, Nicolas Trejo, is accused of throwing chicken tenders and burgers at his boss -- and even threatening him with a knife and spitting in his face -- after losing his job, deputies say, reports the Naples Daily News.
| May 3, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Two suspects were in custody after an off-duty corrections officer was shot and severely wounded Thursday at a gas station in Colton, authorities said.
Officials said the officer was fueling his automobile at a Shell station in the 2700 block of Iowa...
| May 3, 2013
| 1:00 PM
A 52-year-old correctional officer was in critical condition Friday after he was shot at a gas station in Colton, officials said.
Authorities are investigating whether the longtime officer, who was off-duty at the time of the shooting, was targeted...
| May 6, 2013
| 8:04 PM
Three women who had been missing as long as 11 years were rescued from a Cleveland home on Monday, police said, an announcement that rocked the city and prompted celebrations in the street.
Cleveland police said Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle...
| May 8, 2013
| 8:10 AM
McDonald’s had another rough month as sales at restaurants open more than a year slid in April, a month after the world’s largest burger company said the gauge dipped 1% during its first quarter.
This time, the Oak Brook, Ill., chain...
| May 9, 2013
| 3:00 PM
A 26-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after he and two other men allegedly beat up his neighbor outside a fast food restaurant and stole his iPhone 4, police said.
Edvard Zograbyan, who was reportedly on probation for felony theft, was booked on...
| May 14, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Want to satisfy your full day’s requirement of salt, fat and calories? Sit down in a restaurant and order a meal.
After an exhaustive analysis of 3,507 possible ways to order 685 meals at 19 restaurants chains in Canada, researchers found that the...