| May 17, 2011
| 3:22 PM
Thursday May 19
What’s the one visible marker that notes the change from winter to spring besides a clear absence of snow? New plants! An appropriately themed exhibition titled Botany opens tonight at the Milford Fine Arts...
| Dec 18, 2008
| 9:28 PM
Looking to beef up your mojo this holiday season?
Burger King Corp. may have just the thing. The home of the Whopper has launched a new men's body spray called "Flame." The company describes the spray as "the scent of seduction with a hint of flame-...
| Jun 18, 2008
Rafid Ahmed Alwan hoped for an easier life when he came here from Iraq nine years ago. He also hoped for a reward for his cooperation with German intelligence officers.
"For what I've done, I should be treated like a king," he said...
| May 27, 2010
In the late afternoon of April 12, 32-year-old Nguyen Tran of North Hollywood stepped into the KFC at the corner of Witmer and West 6th streets near downtown Los Angeles. After a few minutes of scrutinizing the menu board, and glancing at the store's...
| Feb 18, 2009
Let's face it. No matter how healthy we try to eat, everyone ends up at a fast-food restaurant at some point, wondering what to order.
Is there such a thing as a healthy fast-food option? We asked two registered dietitians to consider the choices at 10...
| May 3, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Burger KingÂ is testing brunchy items — including mimosas — in Massachusetts, Florida and parts of Canada. The mimosas have fizz — from Sprite Â – and no alcoholic kick. Other new items include a ciabatta sandwich (scrambled e...
| Sep 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Here's your thankfully Thursday roundup of consumer news from around the Web: -- It might take two hands to handle a Whopper, but it took $3.26 billion for a private equity firm to buy out Burger King. The fast-food giant......
| Jun 30, 2010
| 6:42 PM
The expansive McDonald's menu is undergoing a makeover. Out will be some low sellers; in will be leaner breakfast fare.
In a memo sent to franchisees, the Oak Brook-based chain signaled the impending demise of the Big N' Tasty, Mac Snack Wraps and the...
| Mar 28, 2010
We're just a few days from April 1, a notorious time for hoaxes. We could have waited, but we figured you might not trust these 10 facts if they were printed on April Fools' Day. All indeed are true. Really. No kidding. We promise.
1. The origin of April...