| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Once a year, QSR magazine, the leading trade publication of the quick service restaurant industry, publishes its list of the country’s top performing chain restaurants. The QSR 50 is a fascinating list to pore over if you want to track the eating...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:25 PM
McDonald's Corp. is gearing up to sell chicken and beef in a few Chinese cities again this week after its supplier was accused of selling old meat, but the company said Monday that the food scare is hurting its results across Asia.
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:13 AM
A second newly constructed travel plaza along Interstate 95 in Maryland opened early Tuesday morning, about six weeks ahead of schedule, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority.
The opening of the new $26 million, 30,000-square-foot...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Most people are familiar with the concept of a protein burger. It's the low-carber's favorite fast food indulgence with a beef patty wrapped in lettuce instead of a bun.
At the new Fatburger/Buffalo's Express in Beverly Hills, a typical protein-style...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Two new restaurants, a day care facility and a swim club may be coming to Willowbrook.
Village trustees recently received documents related to the businesses and could vote on them in August, according to officials.
Oishi Sushi is looking to open in a...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 11:40 AM
U.S. meat supplier OSI Group said Monday that it was suspending operations at its Chinese subsidiary after media reports tied it to China's latest food scare.
OSI, based in Aurora, Ill., said Shanghai Husi Food Co. failed to comply with the company's...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:19 PM
The Miami Heat will face a familiar face before playing for real this coming season, with the preseason schedule released Tuesday featuring the previously announced Oct. 11 exhibition against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Rio de Janeiro.
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:07 PM
When shares of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding begins trading Friday on the New York Stock Exchange, 23-year-old express delivery man Diao Binghui will be wrapping up his typical 131/2-hour workday half a world away in Beijing's eastern...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Fried chicken at Mini Hut
6659 W. Archer Ave. 773-586-2115
I've eaten a lot of fried chicken in Chicago. I love Au Cheval's General Jane's fried chicken, Crisp's Seoul Sassy fried chicken and Honey Butter Fried Chicken's offerings. Harold's wings "fried...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 3:13 PM
Raising the minimum wage may not be the best way in the long run to narrow society's growing income gap, several speakers said Tuesday during a panel discussion in Winter Park.
Among the ideas for closing the gap between the affluent and the poor, the...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Three men were charged in a Thursday night KFC restaurant robbery in Aurora in which three people were shot, with two of them critically injured.
Claude Jackson, 45, of the 1100 block of Liberty Street, Joshua Scott, 26, of the 1800 block of...