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When the Default Isn't Fries and Soda

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 05.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

What would kids eat if salads and strawberries replaced French fries on the menu? Most of them would order the salad and strawberries, finds a new study.

Olive Garden Will Start Selling Breadstick Sandwiches, Unlimited Breadsticks Still Included

AP | By CANDICE CHOI | Posted 05.11.2015 | Taste

NEW YORK (AP) — Olive Garden's plan to win back customers? Take the breadsticks it's known for and make sandwiches out of them. The r...

These 6 Fast Food Burgers Have More Than 1,000 Calories Each

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 08.30.2015 | Healthy Living

Fast food joints rarely make a promise to help you be healthy, so it would be slightly delusional to expect a nutritionist-approved offering at any re...

Aspiring Rapper Orders McDonald's Feast With Blistering Rap, Impresses Lil Wayne

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 05.06.2015 | Weird News

This McDonald's cashier had no idea what was coming. In a video aspiring rapper Hi-Rez posted to YouTube and Facebook on Sunday, he strolls into a...

Wendy's Experiments With Veggie Burgers

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 05.07.2015 | Taste

Vegetarians and vegans have traditionally had it pretty rough at most fast food restaurants. The menu at McDonald's, for example, includes only one en...

The Best Fast-Food Coffees, Ranked

Thrillist | Posted 05.06.2015 | Taste

We put six of the biggest fast-food brands' coffees to a taste-test.

A McDonald's Location Is Now Breathalyzing Customers To Deter Drunkards

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 05.05.2015 | Taste

Bad things can happen when you walk into a McDonald's while you're drunk. If you're lucky, you might get away with just ordering way more food than yo...

Chipotle going GMO-free matters -- for the wrong reasons

Metro | Posted 05.05.2015 | Healthy Living

The American diet is under the microscope. Beyond the obesity epidemic, scientists are linking the foods we eat to everything from the quality of our ...

America's 75 Best Tacos

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.01.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

So what makes a taco great, exactly? It all depends -- but here are 75 from around the country.

Pennsylvania McDonald's Bans Unaccompanied Minors

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.30.2015 | Taste

The teens of Altoona, Pennsylvania, can now add McDonald's to the list of places -- like R-rated movies and liquor stores -- at which they're not allo...

What Wine Pairs Best With a Big Mac?

Quora | Posted 06.29.2015 | Taste

Two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions -- all on a sesame seed bun -- create some challenges, due to the vinegar in the pickle and sauce, the fats in the patties and cheese and the high sodium content.

McDonald's Employee Knocks Rowdy Customer Unconscious On Camera

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.28.2015 | Crime

Police were called to a McDonald's in East Lansing, Michigan, at 2 a.m. Thursday after an employee punched a rowdy Michigan State University student i...

Guacamole Is Coming To Subway

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.27.2015 | Taste

Ordering a sandwich at Subway can be a dizzying experience: Do you want mustard on that? Mayo? Vinegar? Salt and pepper? Lettuce? Do you want a Footlo...

Taco Bell Returns To Japan After Decades-Long Absence

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.23.2015 | Taste

Taco Bell opened its first Japanese location in decades on Tuesday -- and the area's residents ate it up. Hundreds of people lined up at the entra...

Chipotle Will Now Deliver Burritos To Your Front Door

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.23.2015 | Taste

Do you love Chipotle's huge, environmentally conscious burritos, but hate walking along the counter to order? Do you often find yourself craving barba...

Shake Shack Just Announced A Huge New Move

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.22.2015 | Taste

Shake Shack announced plans on Tuesday to open its first Los Angeles-area location in 2016. The location will be the first on the West Coast for the b...

The 16 Best Street-Food Cities In The World, Ranked

Thrillist | Posted 06.21.2015 | Taste

Read on to find out whether the city that serves tacos, dumplings, or grilled cow udders is the king of the street-food world.

Heinz Is About To Start A Mustard War

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.17.2015 | Taste

The kings of one wealthy dynasty, emboldened by a key alliance, have set their sights on a powerful rival's territory that's almost as lucrative as th...

What Your Favorite Fast Food Chain Says About Your Politics

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.17.2015 | Taste

Fast casual chain Chipotle has been in the political spotlight all week, ever since Hillary Clinton stopped in for a burrito bowl in one of her first ...

Joe Satran

Two Chefs Want To Revolutionize Fast Food -- By Making It Healthy | Joe Satran | Posted 04.21.2015 | Taste

The term "food desert" -- which refers to areas without ready access to wholesome food, especially poor urban neighborhoods -- has become a potent buz...

Burger King Co-Founder Claims Higher Wages Could Kill Dollar Menu

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.16.2015 | Business

Tens of thousands of workers and activists staged protests at fast food outlets across the country on April 15, Tax Day, to demand increases in the mi...

Protesters Take Part In Nationwide Rally For $15 Minimum Wage

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 04.15.2015 | Business

See photos from the demonstrations.

Happy Workers, Happy Meals: The Strategic Case For Higher Wages At McDonald's

Louis Hyman | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Louis Hyman

If McDonald's can no longer differentiate itself on price or quality, it needs a bold strategy -- or it will go out of business. McDonald's smart move will be to compete on profits -- not by cutting prices, but by raising wages.

Here's What the Fight for $15 Strikers Have in Common With You

Mary Kay Henry | Posted 06.14.2015 | Business
Mary Kay Henry

More than 200 cities will see strikes today. Tens of thousands of people will join in and express their support. They are people like you.

America's 50 Best French Fries

The Daily Meal | Posted 06.10.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Crinkle, curly, shoestring, steak, or waffle: just about everyone has a passionate opinion.