| Sep 26, 2013
Re "Burger King launches low-fat French fries," Sept. 25
Burger King's new Satisfries won't reduce waistlines. These lower-calorie fries are part of a marketing ploy to convince Americans that fast food can be healthy.
Burger King benefits from...
| 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
| 3:28 AM
Try Burger King's new Satisfries for free this weekend.
The South Florida-based fast food chain is giving away a free value-sized order of the new lower-fat French fries on Saturday and Sunday, no coupon necessary.
The healthier fries, which are 270...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 6:13 AM
Daytona Beach Seabreeze runnnig back Trey Rodriguez posted on his Facebook page about 10 a.m. Sunday. “She's almost here,” followed by the obligatory smiley face.
Two hours later, Alia Taylor Rodriguez was born to 16-year-old father Trey...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:16 PM
There's one day a year where tons of local establishments will bend over backwards to offer you special deals and discounts. Check out this list of places to go for free stuff on your birthday.
NOTE: Many of the freebies below require you to sign up for...
| Feb 21, 2013
The recent takeover of the Burger King and Jeep Twitter pages probably got you thinking about the security of your social media accounts.
Good. But the truth is you shouldn't need a high-profile case to take action or at least think about taking action....
| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Burger King is cutting ties with a supplier under investigation for selling beef products potentially tainted with horse meat.
The chain said it would no longer use products from ABP Food Group’s Irish subsidiary, Silvercrest, to supply its...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 8:33 AM
KFC is taking airplane food to a whole new level, pairing with Japan Airlines to serve its fast-food chicken on holiday flights between Tokyo and eight U.S. and European destinations.
The chain's Japanese operation will provide a meal of a drumstick,...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Burger King Worldwide Inc., one of the country’s largest hamburger chains, said its net income tanked 83% in its third quarter, the first time the brand has reported earnings since returning to public trading.
The fast food company was one of...