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  • Attempt to steer McDonald's diners toward smaller meals backfires

    You might think that customers buying their lunch at McDonald’s would order meals with fewer calories if someone handed them a slip of paper reminding them that women should eat no more than 650 calories at lunchtime and men should not exceed 800...
  • McRib for Christmas: McDonald's to bring back sandwich in December

    McRib for Christmas: McDonald's to bring back sandwich in December
    Fervent fans of the McDonald’s McRib will have to wait past October and November, when the cult favorite usually emerges, until late December, according to a leaked memo. The sauce-slathered pork sandwich was originally set to be launched from Oct....
  • McDonald's, Pizza Hut go mini with Fish McBites, pizza sliders

    McDonald's, Pizza Hut go mini with Fish McBites, pizza sliders
    Fast-food giants McDonald’s and Pizza Hut are thinking small after the Super Bowl, with new menu offerings that take after the small plates, tapas and portion-controlled craze. McDonald’s this week is adding seafood for the first time to its...
  • NEA hopefuls, start your grant engines

    NEA hopefuls, start your grant engines
    This week, the National Endowment for the Arts opened the application period for its new round of literature grants. Novelists, time to start polishing up those CVs. The NEA makes grants of $25,000 to individual writers each year. Who can apply...
  • Evan S. Connell, author of 'Mrs. Bridge' and 'Mr. Bridge,' has died

    Author Evan S. Connell, best known for his novels "Mrs. Bridge" and "Mr. Bridge," died in his home in Santa Fe, N.M., according to family members. He was 88. Connell was a recipient of the 2010 Los Angeles Times Robert Kirsch Award for lifetime...
  • Three women, missing for years, rescued from Cleveland home

    Three women, missing for years, rescued from Cleveland home
    Three women who had been missing as long as 11 years were rescued from a Cleveland home on Monday, police said, an announcement that rocked the city and prompted celebrations in the street. Cleveland police said Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle...
  • What you don't eat at the Vegas buffets, these pigs will

    What you don't eat at the Vegas buffets, these pigs will
    NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. — With a satisfied grin, farmer Bob Combs watches the big truck slowly dump its greasy load, a Niagara Falls of yesterday's kitchen leftovers that sends off a sickening spray as it splashes into a metal bin. The greenish-...
  • Will the kids love it? McDonald's swaps Happy Meal toys for books

    After a successful pilot program, McDonald's has pledged to distribute 15 million books in England over the next two years. In its Happy Meals. Instead of toys. As a book blog, of course, we're all for this kind of thing. Give books away! Equate them...
  • Jennifer Aniston and a Big Mac did not play well together

    Jennifer Aniston and a Big Mac did not play well together
    Jennifer Aniston is a bit of a delicate flower, at least when it comes to chowing down on fast food. In a New York magazine interview focusing on skin and beauty — categories the A-lister scores high in — she was asked if she'd ever...
  • Rainforest Cafe, McDonald's close at South Coast Plaza

    After 16 years of serving food amid faux animals, greenery and falling water, the Rainforest Cafe at South Coast Plaza closed Sunday, a company executive confirmed. "The mall decided not to renew our lease," Keith Beitler, Rainforest Cafe's chief...
  • Linda Dishman -- preserving L.A., a building at a time

    Linda Dishman -- preserving L.A., a building at a time
    Been to a concert at the Wiltern? Toured downtown's movie palaces? Love the Central Library? You can thank the Los Angeles Conservancy that they're still here. And for 20 of the conservancy's 34 years, Linda Dishman has been its executive director,...