| Nov 14, 2012
| 7:18 PM
There are plenty of places to pick up a hamburger down Costa Mesa's Harbor Boulevard. The Habit Burger Grill served up one more Wednesday with the grand opening of its newest location.
Tony Serritella, Habit's chief operating officer, couldn't help but...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 2:38 PM
MTV's Chicago-set dramedy "Underemployed" follows five friends who, a year after graduating from college, discover that the real world isn't as pleasant as they had hoped. Job difficulties and personal crises challenge them, but they face it all together....
| Oct 22, 2012
| 6:42 PM
Two men were arrested Sunday afternoon after police found 24 pounds of marijuana in a locked container inside a parked BMW outside an In-N-Out Burger, officials said.
Stephen Thompson, 27, of Canoga Park and Trevor Alcorn, 30, of Millville, near...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:29 AM
Zagat usually focuses its survey on the kind of white-tablecloth restaurants most of us reserve for special occasions.
But today, Zagat released the results of its first-ever fast food survey of 274 restaurant chains.
More than 10,500 diners weighed...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 1:44 PM
The Chinese buffet looms large in certain circles. Bodybuilders blog about how to load up on protein, with articles like “A guide to getting huge on the cheap.” For obesity researchers, the Chinese buffet is the mecca of behavior analysis,...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 10:54 AM
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A class action lawsuit filed this week accuses In-N-Out Burger of trying to keep black and older applicants out of its workforce.
Alonzo Brown and Carlos Dubose – both black Oakland...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Irvine-based fast-food chain In-N-Out severed ties with a Central California slaughterhouse after learning that the facility is being investigated for potentially inhumane treatment of cows.
In-N-Out executives said they cut off their supplier...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 9:57 AM
In-N-Out, McDonald’s Corp., Jack in the Box, Burger King and other chains quickly cut ties with Central Valley Meat Co. this week after undercover footage from an animal welfare group showed cows at the California slaughterhouse seemingly tortured...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 12:01 PM
Smashburger is finally in town, bringing its brand of so-called better burgers to Thousand Oaks on Wednesday.
The Denver-based chain comes with a luminous pedigree. Founder Tom Ryan has shaped menus and marketing campaigns at McDonald’s, Quiznos,...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The Los Angeles Craft Beer Crawl is back in August....
| Jun 29, 2012
| 4:34 PM
There a fascinating story about how the push for redness in tomatoes led to the downfall of flavor. National Geographic has a book out on the 10 best of everything, and it includes hamburgers....