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The Food and Drug Administration has finally confirmed that companies are banned from donating cigars to U.S. troops, according to an opinion piece in The Wall Street Journal. In early September, GOP Rep. Duncan Hunter, a Marine Corps reservist who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, wrote a letter to the FDA asking for clarification on a confusingly worded regulation that could be interpreted as a ban on companies donating cigars to troops.
A quick lunch at the hospital cafeteria doesn't have to be a burger and fries. In fact, finding a fast-food restaurant on the premises might not be as easy as it used to be.
Someday C-3PO and R2-D2 could be taking your fast-food restaurant order and cooking your burger and fries instead of saving the galaxy in "Star Wars." Before you say, "I have a bad feeling about this," consider the current business and technology trends.
An Arby's parking lot off Route 248 turned "chaotic" after a road rage incident Friday, Colonial Regional police say. (AP File Photo Two brothers face charges after what police described as a "chaotic" scene outside a Lower Nazareth Arby's, allegedly sparked by road rage on Route 248.
A Hudson Valley woman is finger lickin' mad at Kentucky Fried Chicken, claiming its understuffed buckets are for the birds. Anna Wurtzburger, of Hopewell Junction, N.Y., says she bought a $20 bucket of chicken from KFC over the summer and was disappointed to find it looked much different than what's in the chain's ads.
The Millbrae In-n-Out, where some alleged aspiring car burglars deliberately struck a police car. Photo: Hugh J./Yelp A police sting at a Bay Area fast food restaurant stung some alleged robbers this week, but not before the miscreants slammed their car into the cops' in an effort to escape.
Calls are being made to encourage corporate takeaways such as Macdonald's and KFC to open in Gloucester's nightlife hotspot to help curb anti-social behaviour. The move is being recommended by businesses in Eastgate Street to improve the road's image after police deemed it the most dangerous in the county.
Some might say that a trip to Scarborough is incomplete without a seafront stroll with a bag of fish and chips. But new research gives the town's residents cause for concern, as it was revealed yesterday the seaside destination has the highest ratio of fast food outlets compared to its population in all of Yorkshire and the Humber.
Ben Affleck isn't the only screen actor to get their start in fast food - just ask Meg Ryan! She's the sole star of this 1982 Burger King commercial advertising the chain restaurant's "Aren't You Hungry for a Whopper?" game, which gives patrons a chance to win a Whopper; a Coke; $1,000; $5,000; or even $1 million. No wonder Ryan is flashing that million-dollar smile.
Spurred by the continued popularity of all-day breakfast and antibiotic-free chicken nuggets, McDonald's has beaten earnings expectations in the third quarter of fiscal year 2016. In an earnings call with analysts Friday, McDonald's chief executive officer Steve Easterbrook touted the restaurant's profitability, but said the fast food giant was continuing to evolve the experience "to provide more high-quality, affordable food and beverage options and convenient solutions for customers on the go."
The opening of Wegmans on West Broad Street in Short Pump, near the Henrico-Goochland line, has brought West End shoppers father west than ever before. Now, the company that finds businesses to fill West Broad Marketplace, near Wegmans, is ready to announce more shops, restaurants, and services coming to the shopping center.
Customers are lovin' it at McDonald's again -- and so are investors. The fast food giant reported revenue and profits for the third quarter that topped forecasts.
McDonald's shares surged early Friday on unexpectedly strong third-quarter results, with sales in overseas markets compensating for softness in its home market. NEW YORK: McDonald's shares surged early Friday on unexpectedly strong third-quarter results, with sales in overseas markets compensating for softness in its home market.
New data published by Public Health England shows how many fast food outlets, including burger bars, kebab and chip shops, are in each local authority - and also shows a ward-by-ward breakdown.
When I ordered my car, I got to select my interior color, leather pattern, wood panel style, and several other options. As I drive through my favorite fast food restaurant I can tailor my meal as to which options I wish to have from side salads to French fries.
A GROUP of schoolboys claim they were 'kicked out' of a fast-food restaurant by a staff member whom they allege swore at them. Rachael Walsh said her 12-year-old son, Matthew Crossley Walsh, and his friends were told to leave the KFC restaurant in Bury New Road, Prestwich, and she believes it was due to them wearing Nike and Adidas sports clothing.
Dash cam footage caught a Texas police officer saving a young boy's life with CPR at a local KFC. Recently released dash cam footage shows a police officer saving a young boy's life at a fast food restaurant in Texas.
Ask any Canadian, and they'll tell you that fast food is a crucial part of the road-tripping experience. After the novelty of poutine at McDonald's wears off, try some of these domestic artery-cloggers, which maintain a rabid fan base despite their copious calories.
If your area Whataburger staff is accommodating, you can order the Honey BBQ Chicken Strip Sandwich and ask them to substitute the honey barbecue sauce for honey butter instead.
It was only a matter of time before some fast food industry titan hopped on the brunch bandwagon. And now Jack in the Box, the same company that brought us a round-headed mascot and combo meals that treat tacos like side orders, has developed Brunchfast, the all-day, drive-through friendly take on brunch.