| May 15, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Kaci DeWitt-Rickards remembers being a chunky kid with a steady diet of Burger King chicken tenders, vanilla milkshakes and Papa John's pizza.
By her sophomore year in college at the University of Miami, her adolescent pudge had ballooned into a...
| May 15, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Fans of McDonald’s McRib sandwich will soon have an alternative.
Starting May 21, Miami-based Burger King will offer a Rib Sandwich as part of its new summer BBQ menu. Like the Mickey D’s sandwich, BK’s is a boneless rib patty with...
| May 21, 2013
| 1:02 PM
James Ealy killed the manager of the Burger King where he used to work for two of the most basic reasons – because he could and because he wanted to, a Lake County prosecutor said today during opening statements at the Lake Villa man’s trial....
| May 24, 2013
| 4:39 PM
It took over six years to bring James Ealy to trial, but only four hours for a jury to convict the Lake Villa man of the first-degree murder of his former manager at the Lindenhurst Burger King.
During the four-day trial, prosecutors presented...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 12:18 PM
The fast-food drive-thru window is key to the whole "fast" part of the deal, but with more menu choices than ever, those custom burrito bowls are slowing down the process. In fast-food time, waiting 150 seconds for your order is an eternity.
| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:23 PM
A West Side man stopped when police officers spotted him driving a car they knew had been recently stolen has been charged in a string of armed robberies on the West and Northwest sides, authorities said today.
Kent Stubbs, 42, faces armed robbery...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 9:00 AM
KFC has introduced a new menu item for people who absolutely have to have their fried chicken while driving. The KFC Go Cup fits in your car's cup holder and will never leave you stranded in traffic without your favorite fried chicken ever again.
| Oct 3, 2013
| 1:03 PM
Jon Basso, founder of the Heart Attack Grill in Las Vegas, has made a career of serving unhealthy food, and he wants to make sure everyone knows his food will kill you. And to prove it, he brought in a bag of the cremated remains of a customer who died at...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 11:27 AM
For the second time, James Ealy has been sentenced to life in prison.
Ealy was convicted this spring of murder in the 2006 stabbing and strangulation of Mary Hutchison, the manager of a Burger King in Lindenhurst where Ealy had worked. A Lake County...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 7:35 PM
If you've got a craving for french fries, you might want to head to Burger King this weekend.
The fast-food giant is offering a free value-size order of its new crinkle-cut Satisfries on Saturday and Sunday.
Satisfries are made with thinly battered...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Burger King is offering customers a chance to try the new Satisfries for free.
On Saturday, Oct. 12 and Sunday, Oct. 13, customers can get a free value size Satisfries for free. No purchase is necessary.
The new menu item is promoted to have 40...