| 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...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 8:54 AM
KFC is cashing in on prom season with its latest offering -- the chicken corsage.
You read that right. In a partnership with Kentucky-based florist company Nanz & Kraft, for a limited time, you can get chicken corsage kits for $20.
The kits come with...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 6:34 AM
Employees at a KFC in Mississippi told a 3-year-old dog attack victim's family that her scars were scaring customers and they'd have to leave the restaurant, WAPT is reporting.
The little girl had her cheek bone, jaw, nose and right eye socket broken...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:46 AM
KFC has donated $30,000 toward the medical bills for a 3-year-old dog attack victim who was kicked out of one of its restaurants after other customers said they were disturbed by her scars, according to WAPT.
Victoria Wilcher's story went viral after...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 1:27 PM
KFC has brought back the Double Down, a bacon and cheese sandwich that uses two fried chicken filets instead of a bun.
The return of the Double Down is the third crazy fast food concotion news this week alone.
On Monday, KFC made headlines for teaming...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Get a free 2-piece meal when you buy one with a coupon at KFC.
By one and get one free two-piece chicken with two sides at participating locations. Choose from Original or Grilled recipes.
Of course, you'll have to resist the temptation to order the...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 6:38 AM
Two people were wounded early Sunday morning in separate shootings on the Near West and Far South Sides.
In the first attack, a 42-year-old man was wounded about 1 a.m. during a gang-related shooting in the parking lot of a KFC in the 1100 block of...
| Jan 7, 2014
"In America," Oscar Wilde quipped, "the young are always ready to give to those who are older than themselves the full benefits of their inexperience." And they often do it in the pages of Rolling Stone.
Last week, the magazine posted a mini-manifesto...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
When veteran tech executive Scott Maddux brought a digital video recorder into his home in 1999, the machine radically changed his boob-tube habits. At last, he could save shows to watch later and skip programs he wasn't ready to see. "I lived and...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Here's some not especially breaking news: Lots of Americans are over-stressed, and lots of those very same Americans also are overweight. Surely, it would appear, stress must be one of the most fattening things outside of a KFC Double Down sandwich....