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The Quick-Service Restaurants' Healthy Food War

John Dick | Posted 06.14.2014 | Healthy Living
John Dick

It's no secret that quick-service restaurant (QSR) chains face a growing threat as consumers become more educated, discriminating, and adventuresome i...

Hunter Stuart

Many Fast Food Workers Say They're Getting Ripped Off By Their Bosses

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 04.12.2014 | Business

Before she got fed up and quit last month, it wasn't uncommon for Darenisha Mills to keep working after her shift ended at the McDonald's in Pontiac, ...

DIY In-N-Out Animal-Style Fries

Spoon University | Posted 06.11.2014 | Taste
Spoon University

Not only are these fries ridiculously good, but you feel like you just ordered something that only a privileged few actually know exists.

Subway Has A New Menu Item: Good Luck Trying To Pronounce It

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 04.11.2014 | Taste

NEW YORK (AP) — It's part flatbread, but also part pizza. So Subway naturally called its latest offering the "Flatizza." Since the pizza-like creat...

Corporations Are Stealing From Low-Wage Workers

Sarita Gupta | Posted 06.10.2014 | Business
Sarita Gupta

These days, no one is surprised to learn about big companies paying poverty wages. But for workers at some of our country's largest fast-food chains, the truth is even uglier.

Chick-Fil-A Hopes NYC Will Forget That Whole Hating-Gays Thing

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 04.10.2014 | Business

Chick-fil-A is hatching a plan to take over New York just two years after enraging much of the city. In a lengthy story in USA Today, an executive ...

10 Most Fattening Foods in the World

SmarterTravel | Posted 06.07.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

You might think that the United States, with its super-sized portions, absurdly high obesity rate, and uniquely American innovations like the Doritos Locos Taco, is home to the world's most fattening foods. But you'd be wrong!

Faith Leaders Are Standing With Workers to Confront Economic Injustice

Camille Rivera | Posted 06.07.2014 | New York
Camille Rivera

Faith leaders understand that grave economic injustices can no longer be allowed to continue, because they tear apart the fabric of our society.

Watch: All Work and No Pay

Bill Moyers | Posted 06.07.2014 | Politics
Bill Moyers

You've heard about the wave of recent protests calling on fast food chains like McDonald's and Burger King to raise wages for their employees, who are forced to live on next to nothing. But did you know that many workers in sit-down restaurants may be faring even worse?

The Food Hall Revolution

Departures Magazine | Posted 06.03.2014 | Taste
Departures Magazine

Forget what you know about the food court; there's a new definition on the rise.

The World's First Burrito Vending Machine Launches at USC

Spoon University | Posted 05.27.2014 | College
Spoon University

It takes about a minute and a half for the vending machine to put together the burrito and dispense it to the customer -- a music video plays while you wait.

21 Food Times You Knew You Were A Teenager

The Huffington Post | Taste Editors | Posted 03.27.2014 | Taste

If you could eat like a teenager again, would you?

Taco Bell's New Ads Feature Unlikely Star

AP | By CANDICE CHOI | Posted 05.27.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Taco Bell is name-dropping an unlikely clown to promote its new breakfast menu — Ronald McDonald. The fast-food cha...

Dave Jamieson

Domino's Franchisees Admit They've Been Shorting Workers On Pay

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.27.2014 | Business

The owners of 23 Domino's Pizza locations in New York agreed Thursday to pay workers nearly half a million dollars to settle a wage-theft investigatio...

Taco Bell Bed Sheets Will Prevent You From Ever Getting Laid... Ever

Posted 03.25.2014 | Taste

They just took "breakfast in bed" one step too far.

Wake Up, America and Smell the Broccoli Already!

Gino Campagna | Posted 05.24.2014 | Home
Gino Campagna

I've just finished a glorious month of live events and TV appearances here in California partnered with Got Milk? to celebrate National Nutritional Mo...

Fascinating Photos Capture the Opening Of Vietnam's First McDonald's

Feature Shoot | Posted 03.25.2014 | Arts
Feature Shoot

On February 8, 2014, McDonald's, one of the biggest beacons of Americanism there is, opened its very first restaurant in all of Vietnam, in Ho Chi M...

10 Healthiest Foods You Can Find at the Gas Station

Epicurious | Posted 05.24.2014 | Travel
Epicurious

Sure, the healthy stuff was displayed alongside the hot-pink Sno Balls, shiny pizza slices, hot dogs, taquitos on a roller, and sodium-laden burritos, but it was there.

Technology - The Price of Convenience or The Cure For It?

Gil Laroya | Posted 05.24.2014 | Technology
Gil Laroya

Its 1:00pm on a Monday, and I'm chewing away on a project at my current start up. Already having skipped breakfast, and now running through my lunch h...

Is Chipotle The Future Of Fast Food?

Food Riot | Posted 05.21.2014 | Taste
Food Riot

Instead of offering a mountain of processed lunch meats with peaky-looking vegetables, they actually cook food.

Why Working At Burger King Is 'Pure Hell' For This Florida Man

The Huffington Post | Janie Campbell | Posted 03.21.2014 | Business

Fifty-year-old Glenn Johnson is paid about $14,000 a year working at a Miami-area Burger King, just minutes away from the fast food company's corporat...

McDonald's Wage Theft Is a Feature, Not a Bug: The Cutthroat, Low-Wage Fast Food Industry

Ian Reifowitz | Posted 05.18.2014 | Business
Ian Reifowitz

We must make sure not only that we raise the minimum wage and enforce laws against wage theft. We must also make people understand how severe is the imbalance of power between many, if not most, workers and their employers.

Dave Jamieson

More Bad News For McDonald's

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.18.2014 | Business

New York state has reached a settlement with the owner of seven McDonald's franchises that will give nearly $500,000 to fast-food workers who claimed ...

Here Comes Another Round Of Protests

AP | By CANDICE CHOI | Posted 05.18.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Fast-food protests are planned for several U.S. cities Tuesday as labor organizers look to bring attention to practices they say ill...

9 Times Fast Food Butchered The Meaning Of Artisanal

Posted 03.17.2014 | Taste

It's all about the new "authentic" bread.