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London restaurant to open world's first 24-hour vegan drive-thru

Thu, 2017-04-27 12:21

Globally Local, known for its vegan fare, will be opening a second location at Highbury Avenue and Cheapside Street in the coming months, including a 24-hour drive-thru. "We've been extremely busy at our location downtown, so much so that we really needed another location for the city," said Globally Local owner James McInnes.

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To dudes, eating fast food is living high on the hog

Thu, 2017-04-27 07:17

Consumers are maddeningly fickle, switching up tastes on a dime under influence from the latest health craze or rage on social media. But dude, if you want predictability, look to the hungry young men of America.

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Redbox rewind: 'Founder,' 'Passengers' and 'Sing'

Thu, 2017-04-27 02:43

My original plan this week was to review "The Circle," the new thriller starring Emma Watson, Tom Hanks and John Boyega, but the studio decided not to screen it for Atlanta-area critics. Do with that information what you will, but I've learned it's rarely a promising sign.

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rolling series

Wed, 2017-04-26 22:09

After 19 students at the Ohio State University concluded their weeklong fast to protest fast-food chain Wendy's, students at Big Ten rival University of Michigan joined the cause. The students broke their fast March 26, when about 500 farmworkers, college students, religious leaders and consumer allies marched three miles in the Parade for Human Rights in Columbus, Ohio, in solidarity with Florida farmworkers.

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McDonald's to launch home delivery service in summer + reader poll

Wed, 2017-04-26 17:10

FAST food giant McDonald's has caved to popular demand and confirmed it will roll out a home delivery trial. The burger chain today announced it will launch a small delivery pilot in summer, but specific locations in the UK are yet to be decided.

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Name released of teen killed in officer-involved shooting

Wed, 2017-04-26 12:20

Officers with an inter-agency task force interrupted Wilson and three other suspects around 10 p.m. as they were robbing a Jack-in-the-Box on Texas 6 in northwest Harris County. Law enforcement officials suspect the four are responsible for at least 10 armed robberies in the last month at fast-food restaurants and convenience stores, said Deputy Thomas Gilliland with the Harris County Sheriff's Office.

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Police investigate late night assault at Worcester fast food restaurant

Wed, 2017-04-26 07:13

POLICE are investigating an incident in which an alleged assault took place in a McDonald's restaurant in the centre of Worcester. Police were called between 3.36am and 3.46am on Sunday, April 16 with a report of an incident taking place at McDonald's in the Foregate.

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Hot Stuff: Seasonal Fast Food Offerings We Wish Were on the Regular Menu

Wed, 2017-04-26 07:13

Have you ever had this fast food craving only to remember that what you're looking for isn't actually on the menu? Because we do, and it's the worst feeling ever ! Let's take a trip down seasonal menu lane and find the five fast food items we wish we can get our grabby hands on whenever we want to: Many argue that McDonald's has the best fries in the fast food scene. Whether you agree or not, for us, their Twister Fries tastes like a curly piece of potato heaven - and we just can't get enough of it because it's not available.

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Teenager's tweet about chicken nuggets may break the record for most retweets

Wed, 2017-04-26 02:31

A 16-year-old could be about to take the record for the most retweets, after he took on the challenge to win a year's supply of chicken nuggets. Carter, from Reno, Nevada, tweeted his favourite fast food restaurant Wendy's less than three weeks ago, to ask how many retweets he would need for a year's supply of nuggets.

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Premium Fast Food Milkshakes - These New Arby's Milkshakes are...

Tue, 2017-04-25 21:51

With consumer demand for premium products increasing, these new Arby's milkshakes with real Ghirardelli chocolate come as a handcrafted option for patrons to enjoy. The new milkshakes from Arby's come in four flavors including Ultimate Chocolate, Jamocha, Vanilla and Orange Cream Shake with the last two being the only options made without Ghirardelli chocolate and topping.

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Rise and shine

Tue, 2017-04-25 19:15

Breakfast can be a rushed and often neglected affair in many households, especially if you are on the run. Yes, Weet-Bix is a time-honoured favourite, but with a little forethought I think we can do a little better.

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Taco Bell Canada to offer beer on menus in June

Tue, 2017-04-25 14:15

This June, when you visit select Taco Bell locations in Canada, you'll be able to ask for a cerveza with your tacos. The company's Canadian flagship location in Toronto's Queen West neighbourhood is expected to be the first restaurant to offer beer on the menu, with the potential for other alcoholic beverages down the road.

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UPDATE 3-McDonald's profit beats as turnaround gains steam, shares at record high

Tue, 2017-04-25 14:15

FILE PHOTO: A sign for the U.S. fast food restaurant chain McDonald's is seen outside one of their restaurants in Sint-Pieters-Leeuw, near Brussels, Belgium December 3, 2015. ) reported a better-than-expected rise in quarterly profit and U.S. same-restaurant sales on lower costs, promotions on popular menu items like Big Macs and an expanded all-day breakfast menu.

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Robbery suspect dead after shootout with HPD

Tue, 2017-04-25 08:58

A dramatic confrontation between police and robbery suspects at a northwest Harris County fast food restaurant ended with one suspect dead and two injured, authorities said early Tuesday. Officers with a multi-agency task force interrupted an armed hold-up of a northwest Harris County fast-food restaurant late Monday, fatally shooting one of the suspected robbers and wounding two others.

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Raising Cane's is bringing its chicken to Denver. So we want to know, is it really that good?

Tue, 2017-04-25 06:25

So this is embarrassing. It's my job to tell you all about the cool new restaurant openings and what's good to eat, but I need some help on this one.

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The Grind - maker of 'Newcastle's best burger' - plans Grainger Market opening

Tue, 2017-04-25 01:29

A pop-up restaurant business said to be responsible for " Newcastle 's best burger" is planning its first permanent base in the city. The Grind was launched a year ago by three friends - Charlie Mair, Allan Hyslop and Tom Westman - who spent their careers working for leisure and catering firms in the North East before coming together with a mission to create a high quality fast food venture.

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8 things you didn't know about Sonic Drive-In, straight from a skating carhop

Mon, 2017-04-24 20:37

Sonic Drive-In is a cult-favorite fast-food destination nationwide, particularly beloved for its variety of customizable soft drinks and footlong chili cheese coneys. While every Sonic location boasts staple menu items and seasonal favorites, the company is franchise-based, allowing owners from various parts of the country to create unique Sonic experiences for their customers.

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How much salt is in your restaurant meal? Your guess is probably wrong

Mon, 2017-04-24 15:48

Everyone knows fast food isn't the healthiest option for a meal, but it turns out most people don't understand how bad it actually is for them. A new study published in the journal Appetite tested how accurately people were able to predict how much sodium they consumed in a fast-food meal.

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Jobs uncertain at Redditch Burger King after managing firm goes into administration

Mon, 2017-04-24 13:20

FEARS have been raised about the future of jobs after franchises that run Burger King restaurants across the area went into administration. Buyers are not being sought for 36 of the fast-food restaurants across the country including the one in the town's Kingfisher Shopping Centre.

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Review: A sneak peak at Meatcure Leicester ahead of Hinckley opening

Mon, 2017-04-24 08:17

Branches of the chain have already opened in Leicester, Market Harborough and Beford as the humble burger continues its resurgence on our culinary radars. Five Guys and Handmade Burger Co, to name just two, have taken the burger from its fast-food beginnings and turned it into a creative, more upmarket dish.

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