| Sep 23, 2007
More than a quarter century ago, the critic Robert Hughes called the public's response to Modern art "the shock of the new." The role of art was to stimulate ideas, provoke thought, challenge ways of seeing. Today, we are experiencing a different,...
| Apr 26, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Harbor East Deli is expected to open this weekend in the storefront occupied ever so briefly by Elevation Burger.Alex Smith, grandson of Harbor East godfather John Paterakis, is opening the restaurant with two partners.Smith was a partner in Elevation...
| Sep 9, 2008
| 2:53 PM
A 54-year-old man says his obsessive-compulsive disorder drove him to eat 23,000 Big Macs in 36 years. Fifty-four-year-old Don Gorske says he hit the milestone last month, continuing a pleasurable obsession that began May 17, 1972 when he got his first...
| Apr 13, 2009
| 11:14 AM
McDonald's: Buy one Quarter Pounder with Cheese or Big Mac and get a second sandwich for just one penny.
PLEASE NOTE: The McDonald's April 15 meal deal is not available in all regions please check your local restaurants for details.
| Apr 1, 2007
After spending a year behind bars, Shaquanda Cotton walked out of a central Texas youth prison Saturday pretty much like many 15-year-olds would: eager for a hug from her mom and pining for a Big Mac.
So McDonald's was the first stop for the soft-...
| Jun 6, 2010
Pennsylvania's portion of the Lincoln Highway is the place to find some of the weirdest and wackiest attractions on this historic road's 3,389-miles from New York's Times Square to San Francisco.
The best of the Keystone State's quirky treasures can be...
| 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,...
| Jul 2, 2009
When McDonald's adds a new burger to its permanent menu, our nation perks its nose because it doesn't happen often. So to call its "Angus Third Pounders" -- introduced nationwide Thursday -- the "Chinese Democracy" of cheeseburgers may verge on hyperbole,...
| Apr 10, 2005
It's going to be a race to complete the supersized McDonald's restaurant in downtown Chicago in time for the kickoff of the company's 50th anniversary party on Friday.
But Daniel Wohlfeil, McDonald's director of worldwide development, is promising the...