| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Craving a burger off a fast-food dollar menu? Chances are that it now costs more than a buck.
Customers are still reeling from McDonald's move last week to update its Dollar Menu, which for more than a decade offered burgers, fries and other items for...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:16 AM
A Halloween party with more than 100 guests had stretched into early Sunday morning in Zion when shots erupted, hitting a 15-year-old high school sophomore, authorities said.
Alerted to Adarius Green's shooting, his half sister, Nedashia Gaines,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 9:01 AM
Burger King stock was on the upswing Monday after the fast-food company said its profit surged nearly 33% in the third quarter, beating predictions from Wall Street.
The Miami-based company said its adjusted net income soared to $81.1 million, or 23...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Drive and dine: The Habit, an Irvine-based burger chain, will open its first drive-through location next week at 2200 Barranca Parkway, Irvine, in a former Burger King location in front of the Jo-Ann Fabric superstore. All proceeds raised Sunday and...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:56 AM
McDonald's Corp. said sales jumped 1.9% in August, boosted by a big increase at its European restaurants.
The fast-food giant reported the sales increase at restaurants open at least 13 months compared to sales in August 2012.
The biggest gains came...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:24 AM
Montrale Hamilton, an assistant manager at a Burger King in Deltona, told deputies that when he noticed a bank deposit bag on the floor next to the safe, he presumed the other assistant manager had dropped it on the floor while doing the deposits,...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 10:30 AM
After all the hype, stories in every mainstream publication known to man and an appearance on the Emmys, Elton John sold a paltry 48,000 copies of "The Diving Board" last week. And you know it's less than 20,000 next week, and then it's over.
| 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 12, 2013
| 3:25 AM
It's Shopping Saturday! Go coupon crazy so you can save on Columbus Day sales this weekend. The weather's going to be beautiful, so use my fabulous deals to save on fun things to do. Get BOGO admission at 18 fun spots during Miami Attractions Month and...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Five years ago, Shannon Petitjean weighed more than the biggest Raven, smoked three packs of cigarettes a week and drank too much.
Petitjean, of Leonardtown, will compete in her first Baltimore Marathon on Saturday having shed 190 pounds...
| 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...