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Subway CEO DeLuca Dies of Cancer

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Fred DeLuca in 2011 in a Subway shop. Photo:mynewsdesk, Wikipedia

MILFORD, Conn.—Subway announced this morning that its founder, Frederick A. DeLuca, passed away last night. "Fred DeLuca, Subway co-founder and CEO, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family," wrote company spokesperson Michelle DiNello in a notice this morning to the many franchisees in the chain, Subway employees and vendors.

Subway Ignored Early Signs of Jared’s Desire for Sex with Kids

Former Florida franchisee Cindy Mills has now come forward to tell her story of how Jared Fogle, Subway's pitchman for the past 15 years, related to her seven years ago his sexual interest in children.

Subway Ex-Spokesman Jared to Plead Guilty to Child Pornography

INDIANPOLIS – The Associated Press tweeted this evening that Subway pitchman Jared Fogle will enter a guilty plea tomorrow to possession of child pornography. An Indiana television station first reported the news, citing sources it did not identify. The report also said the U.S. Attorney's Office in Indianapolis planned to hold a news conference on Wednesday.

FBI Subpoenas Affidavit of Alleged Texts between Jared and Subway Ex- Franchisee

The FBI has now subpoenaed an affidavit containing alleged texts between Jared Fogle, former pitchman for Subway, and a former female Subway franchisee. Reports tell that Fogle stated in messages that he paid for sex with a 16-year-old girl, according to the former franchisee's lawyer.

FBI Raids Home of Subway’s Jared in Child Porn Sting

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Jared Fogle pitches for Subway in Sep 2014 at SXSW, Austin. Photo: cc Anna Hanks

INDIANAPOLIS – This morning FBI agents raided the affluent home of Jared Fogle, the famous Subway spokesman, in connection with its child pornography investigation. Federal authorities began removing documents, computers and DVDs, taking them out to a large mobile forensics lab parked in his driveway, all while his two children were in the house.

Founder’s Sister Takes over Subway Operations

A Subway Sandwich sign under the lights of Las Vegas
Subway sandwich shop sign under Las Vegas lights. photo/bmm

Battling an acute form of leukemia for nearly two years, billionaire Subway founder Fred DeLuca has promoted his younger sister to take charge of the day-to-day operations from the franchisor's world headquarters in Milford, Connecticut.

Veterans Day Deals

Many restaurants and merchants, including franchises, are offering free meals or discounts tomorrow,  Veterans Day (Tuesday, November 11, 2014). A few have already started their offers, while some are waiting until next week Monday.

Franchises Ready to Accept Apple Pay at Today's Launch

McDonald's, Panera Bread, RadioShack and Subway will be among the well-known brands accepting Apple Pay at today's launch nationwide.

Jared Fogle Defeats Michelle Obama

A Colorado school district has forfeited $150,000 per year in federal aid because the students demanded Subway sandwiches.

Fast Food Burgers Losing Popularity

Americans are losing their taste for burgers and fries, according to financial analysts at Janney Capital Markets.