| Aug 3, 2010
When Sonic Drive-in opened its first Connecticut franchise in Wallingford last month, it came just in time to serve the fast-food chain's newest menu item, the Footlong Quarter Pound Coney hot dog.
The beef and pork hot dog is topped with chili and...
| Sep 2, 2010
An art experiment in which photographs of McDonald's food was shown to not decay over the course of a year started some who enjoy the occasional Big Mac or golden fries.
New York photographer Sally Davies left a McDonald's cheeseburger happy meal,...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 12:56 PM
To call the Heavy Pets a "local band" at this point would be something of a misnomer. While the jam-rock group’s founding members hail from New York, the band itself did get its start in South Florida. But then, so did New Found Glory, and no one...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 12:08 PM
NEW YORK — The McRib, the elusive sandwich that has inspired a cult-like following, is back.
McDonald's Corp. announced Monday that the boneless barbecue pork sandwich, usually available in only a few stores at a time, will be sold at all U.S....
| Nov 7, 2011
| 9:07 AM
Traditional TV, the kind you watch in your living room, was great for 50 years or so, but now it could use some improvement. There are too many channels to watch. The shows last too long. Most of all, if you're in the midst of a viewing session and you...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:15 AM
Another Big Mac attack.
Todd Rogers, 30, is accused of reaching through a drive-thru window at a McDonald's to poke a worker before throwing a bag of his food, hitting her head, reports the St. Petersburg Times.
Deputies found the drunken Holiday...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 1:45 PM
Classic crooner Tony Bennett stirred it up last week with some controversial comments concerning possible U.S. "blame" in the downing of the Twin Towers in New York. But I've "over-Snerd" from people close to the "I Left My Heart In San...
| May 17, 2011
| 2:14 PM
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A retired prison guard from Wisconsin who appeared in the anti-fast food documentary "Super Size Me" has eaten his 25,000th Big Mac on the 39th anniversary of eating his first.
Don Gorske was honored at a ceremony marking...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:16 AM
U.S. assures Afghans of full probe of Marines video; outrage has not stopped peace talk efforts
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Pentagon officials worry that outrage over a video purporting to depict Marines urinating on Taliban corpses will tarnish the reputation of...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 6:51 AM
A former employee of a Philadelphia McDonald's says he captured a mouse scurrying inside a bag of Big Mac hamburger buns in a cellphone video, Fox 29 reports.
Karruim Demaio, who worked at the West Oak Lane fast-food restaurant until this month, says...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 1:05 AM
FLANDREAU (AP) - It seems an unlikely concept: teenagers forgoing the immediacy of a McDonald's Big Mac to don an apron, grab a meat patty and learn how to cook their own lower-fat version in the kitchen.
But for a group of students at the Flandreau...