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Poultry without skin is much leaner than the meats most fast-food companies use in their burgers, and it may be less processed. The chicken nuggets that are common in kids' meals often have just as much fat and sodium as an adult-size burger. Choose a grilled skinless chicken sandwich, split it between ...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV)- Nutrition clubs are a healthy trend catching on across the country and right here in Arkansas. Instead of swinging through a Fast Food drive-thru, you can opt for a meal replacement shake and tea. "They taste like ice cream, they're two hundred calories, they're a full meal ...

I'll usually be the first to tell you that you should dive into real local cuisine when you travel to another country. It's one of the most important aspects of a culture. But I'll also be the first to tell you that you should totally hit up Fast Food chains in other countries. They're awesome! If you have, what's your favorite ...
But though McDonald's changing Happy Meals might be today's news, they're not the only Fast Food restaurants with surprisingly healthy kids meals. In light of the big changes at McDonald's, we researched the healthiest kid options now on the menu at every top chain. Here, what you should order the kids ...
Parkland, Fla. (CBS SF & AP) -- After killing 17 people in a Florida high school, the alleged gunman blended in with students fleeing the scene and then bought a drink at a Subway restaurant before walking to a McDonald's, authorities said Thursday. Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel told reporters ...
We called several fast-food restaurants across the US who confirmed that they use beef oil to cook products in their restaurants, putting conscientious Catholics in danger of breaking no-meat Fridays during Lent. For instance, Captain D's seafood chain is advertising a special Lent menu this year: The Flounder Feast.
A long campaign to raise wages for fast-food workers to $15 an hour is tying its fight to historical fights for civil rights as protesters plan to rally in Detroit and other cities nationwide on Monday -- 50 years after the Memphis sanitation strike. Detroit fast-food workers are expected to walk off their jobs at about ...
Wanda Coker was rudely awakened to economic injustice during her pregnancy in 1995. Unable to secure government assistance, she says she was hospitalized seven times due to the overwork, poverty wages, and the resulting malnutrition that she endured as a fast-food worker. But the fifty-one-year-old ...
Posting Fast Food Calories • The House on Feb. 6 voted, 266-157, to sidetrack a Food and Drug Administration rule under which restaurant chains of 20 or more outlets will have to post nutrition information including calorie counts on menu boards at the point of sale. A yes vote was to pass a bill (HR 772) ...
In a jarring reversal of fortunes, a pending National Labor Relations Board case that was supposed to be a weapon for unionizing hundreds of thousands of low-wage fast-food workers under Obama may now morph into an anti-labor bludgeon for big business under Trump. The fate of one of the country's ...
But as it turns out, many popular fast-food chains have been serving vegan meals all along, whether or not they realized it. To clarify, this refers to meals you can get from popular chains like Burger King and Taco Bell that have absolutely no meat, dairy, egg, or other animal products. While they may be few ...
Diners like the convenience and affordability of fast-food and fast-casual restaurants, a trend that shows no sign of slowing. Many of these chains have a presence across the country as they continue to expand. Here is a quick look at stories about the leading brands in the industry as recently reported by ...
With the deal, KFC and Taco Bell will roll out delivery at thousands of locations across the US in 2018. McDonald's made a major delivery push in 2017, going from a handful of locations testing delivery to roughly 5,000 locations delivering orders via UberEATS. Here's how the two fast-food giants delivery strategies ...

The fast-food chain opened two locations in Gangneung, South Korea, for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, including one restaurant that's shaped like a burger, fries, and a drink. Free McDonald's has long been a perk for Olympic Athletes, with the fast-food chain being forced to limit orders to 20 items at ...
Obesity is now the biggest health issue facing Kuwait -- and the country's obsession with American Fast Food could be to blame. The very first McDonald's restaurant appeared in Kuwait on a U.S. military base set up to support the 1991 invasion of Iraq. Since then, the industry has rapidly expanded: There ...
In all 50 metro areas the company examined, the average Yelp rating for independents and chains has been diverging. Nationally, mom 'n' pop eateries were always preferred by a small margin, but since 2012, the gap in Yelp's 142 million ratings between them and chains has nearly doubled. For fast-food ...
In a sea of seemingly unhealthy fast-food options, there are still ways to approach a menu and fill up on nutritious items. To help with that, we asked two dietitians to give us some tips and tricks for choosing healthy options and then made them prove the tips would work by taking them to popular Fast Food ...
The fast-food chain opened two locations in Gangneung, South Korea, for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, including one restaurant that's shaped like a burger, fries, and a drink. Free McDonald's has long been a perk for Olympic Athletes, with the fast-food chain being forced to limit orders to 20 items at the 2016 ...
A Popeyes fast-food restaurant could be on its way to Arroyo Grande, but neighbors aren't chicken to speak out against the project. Ela Foods Inc. applied last summer to open a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen -- known for its Southern-style fried chicken -- at the corner of El Camino Real and Faeh Avenue.
President Donald Trump is famously quoted calling McDonald's the epitome of "cleanliness," and it turns out that he might be right. While it hardly excuses his absurd dietary habits, a new study revealed that Fast Food joints might be a cleaner alternative to traditional American restaurants.
A 32-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly robbing a Wichita Taco Bell and Burger King. Officer Charley Davidson said in a release that the man has been booked into jail on suspicion of two counts of robbery, possession of drug paraphernalia and aggravated weapons violation. At about 6:20 ...
One fast-food CEO says that labor shortages is the industry's biggest challenge in 2018, an opinion backed by a new UBS report. Chains with lower employee satisfaction ratings are especially at risk, including Wendy's, KFC, McDonald's, and Chipotle.
Fast Food marketing itself as "clean eating" has got to be one of the more curious phenomena of our brave new world. A descendant of the American organic movement from the 1970s, it is now being sold with particular gusto by "fast casuals" like Panera and Chipotle as a way for consumers to forego ...
Pictured here, the suspect is described as a white male wearing a dark Aeropostle hoodie, blue jeans, and dark shoes. - Advertisement -. Security cameras show the man breaking in through the drive-thru window at Connie's Fried Chicken on South Gloster yesterday, February 4. Suspect in question.
One of two suspects in the Sept. 2016 carjacking points a gun at the victim. (Source: CrimeStoppers). the suspect ordered the victim out of her vehicle at gunpoint, then got into the car before it sped away. (Source: CrimeStoppers). The second suspect drove the stolen vehicle, which was found a few blocks ...
Spoiler alert: The next time you go to your favorite Fast Food place and order your prized item, you might be told it has been discontinued. Fast Food chains are cutting down on how many items they're selling -- for a number of reasons. Keep reading to find out which Fast Food chains are slashing what from ...
(WHDH) -- French fries may not be good for your waistline, but a chemical found in some fast-food fries could help your hairline. Japanese scientists said they've found a new treatment for hair loss after re-growing hair in mice by using the same type of silicon used with some fast-food fries. Preliminary ...
A shooting victim sought help at a fast-food restaurant just after midnight Monday in St. Louis. The victim may have been shot in Illinois and driven into Missouri; St. Louis Police told Illinois state police what happened. The shooting was reported at about 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, and the victim sought help at the ...
According to Newsweek, the method uses the same type of silicon used by some fast-food restaurants. The silicon is often added to french fries to prevent frothing. And that chemical helped the scientists mass-produce "hair follicle germs" -- a key ingredient in hair growth. Preliminary research suggests the ...
robots are slowly but surely taking over the world, and nobody can argue otherwise. Alexa is telling the government what brand of frozen pizza I buy, and Siri knows where my birthmark is. This is also true for Fast Food, as automated systems are ever-so-slightly being incorporated into the industry.
A new restaurant at Toyota music Factory in Irving wants to bring back a bygone era of Fast Food. "We want to give a human element to Fast Food," says Steven Fretz, chef and co-owner of the new fast-casual eatery Top Round Roast Beef. Top Round is all about housemade ingredients. The eponymous roast ...
These everyday habits could all be ruining your immune system, but the worst culprit may be your Fast Food habit. A recent study out of the University of Bonn suggests that a typical "Western diet" (a lot of red meat, sugar, and saturated fat and not much fiber--basically synonymous with Fast Food) can kick the ...
This recipe appeared in the February/March 2007 edition of Cook's Country. It's a knock off on one of Fast Foods' favorites. Copycat KFC Crispy Potato Wedges. Ingredients. 4 teaspoons kosher salt. 1/2 teaspoon black pepper. 1 teaspoon dried oregano. 1 teaspoon garlic powder. 2 teaspoons onion powder.
PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- The Kent County Sheriff's Office is investigating a robbery at a Subway restaurant in Plainfield Township. It happened around 2:39 p.m. Thursday, in the store at 4615 West River Drive NE. The Sheriff's Office says a man wearing a red zip-up, hooded sweatshirt demanded ...
The organization is calling on fast-food workers in two dozen southern cities to go on strike on 12 February, to mark the 50th anniversary of the famed Memphis sanitation workers' strike, which began shortly before the assassination of Dr Martin Luther King Jr. On Thursday, a moment of silence will mark the ...
A case in point comes from new data released by NinthDecimal connecting cable TV viewing to Fast Food restaurant visitation. For its research, the company (in conjunction with TiVo) determined which TV shows and networks the customers of the top five Fast Food restaurants preferred. It also captured ...
After five years of stacking sandwiches out in Los Angeles, the chef-driven Fast Food restaurant Top Round is reaching to other areas of the States. Among the cities on their list, Dallas is receiving its own outpost with a grand opening today in Irving's Toyota music Factory. It's a Fast Food restaurant fashioned ...
MESQUITE, Texas - police arrested two men believed to be responsible for a string of restaurant robberies across North Texas. the suspects - 20-year-old Devundre Ghost from Mesquite and 21-year-old Eraycio Clark from Dallas - are each charged with three counts of aggravated robbery out of Mesquite ...
"Fast Food thus causes the body to quickly recruit a huge and powerful army," noted the University of Bonn's press release, as that process notably increases the immune cells in the mice's blood. Even worse? The immune response isn't reversible, the scientists discovered. When they fed the mice a ...
(WBBM Newsradio) -- Authorities in Northwest Indiana have released security camera footage that appears to show a woman attempt to sell cocaine from her downtown business late last year. The nearly 47-minute video posted by the Northwest Indiana Times shows a woman pick up an order of food from ...
police say they have arrested the pair responsible for up to 19 aggravated robberies at Whataburger and Jack in the Box restaurants across North Texas. Eraycio Clark, 21, and Devundre Ghoston, 20, were charged with three counts of aggravated robbery by Mesquite police on Tuesday. On Wednesday ...
Eating Fast Food is often the last thing on an eco-conscious mind, but sometimes it's necessary. Fortunately, many of the famous chains are taking strides to go green. Next time you're in need of a quick bite, think about the green initiatives of these eateries.
It's hard to rank which pieces are best in terms of calories, saturated fat and sodium, as there's a lot of variation among Fast Food chains. In general, strips and tenders typically range from 310 to 380 calories for a three-piece order. Fried chicken breasts can be as high as 530 calories per piece, with more fat ...
It's been nearly 20 years since Rolling Stone magazine serialized Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal, Eric Schlosser's story about how franchise food chains and their fake food were taking over Colorado Springs. From appearances, not much has changed: There is more Fast Food ...
In a sea of seemingly unhealthy fast-food options, there are still ways to approach a menu and fill up on nutritious items. To help with that, we asked two dietitians to give us some tips and tricks for choosing healthy options and then made them prove the tips would work by taking them to popular Fast Food ...
The fast-food industry has had a rough few years. The market as a whole has had to deal with consumers diverting their dollars to fast-casual concepts, which have pressured traditional chains like McDonald's (nyse:MCD) and Burger King by offering better-tasting, better-for-you versions of familiar fare at ...


 

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