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Andy Puzder Withdraws As Nominee For Labor Secretary

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 02.15.2017 | Politics

Andy Puzder confirmed Wednesday afternoon that he will pull himself from consideration for labor secretary. He is the first of President Donald Trump...

How Trump's Labor Nominee Benefited From Undocumented Workers

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 02.12.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― In 2014, U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement audited some 180 Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. burger restaurants in the Southwest and...

How The Fast-Food Chain Led By Trump's Labor Nominee Stiffed Workers Again And Again

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 02.03.2017 | Politics

Managers at a Hardee’s restaurant in Alabama scrubbed workers’ hours from the logbooks in order to avoid paying them overtime. Hardee’s worker...

Trump's Labor Nominee Still Hasn't Turned In His Ethics Paperwork

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.26.2017 | Politics

The confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump’s labor secretary nominee promises to be one of the better shows of Trump’s cabinet rollout ...

These Hardee's Workers Wound Up With Less Than Minimum Wage Under Trump's Labor Pick

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.11.2017 | Politics

President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Andy Puzder, the CEO of the Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. burger chains, to be America’s next labor secreta...

Ex-Wife Of Trump's Labor Pick Went On 'Oprah' To Talk Domestic Abuse: Report

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.11.2017 | Politics

The ex-wife of President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for labor secretary once appeared on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” to talk about her experience as...

Teen's Kind Act Is 'A Little Touch Of Heaven' To The Elderly Woman He Helped

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.24.2015 | Good News

A teen fast food worker has received praise from people across the Internet for his moving show of compassion. Kailen Young, 17, who works at a Harde...

The 'Most American Thickburger' Is An Entire Backyard BBQ Crammed Into 1 Bun

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 05.14.2015 | Taste

Eating hotdogs and hamburgers prepped on the grill is one of the most American things one can do. Add some potato chips to your plate and you can expe...

McDonald's Pledges to Eliminate Deforestation From Its Entire Supply Chain

Elliott Negin | Posted 06.21.2015 | Green
Elliott Negin

McDonald's just pledged to only buy food and raw materials from around the world that don't contribute to deforestation, a significant contributor to global warming. Given McDonald's reach, that's a potential game-changer.

Rumors: Are Lebanese Media Culprits? Take 2

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 10.10.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Rumors are Lebanon's daily bread with legacy media and citizen journalists accused of fanning the flames amid domestic political unrest, economic uncertainty, and regional upheaval whose sparks are burning Lebanese fingers.

Why Are We Laughing at Things That Make Chickens Suffer?

Matthew Bershadker | Posted 08.05.2014 | Green
Matthew Bershadker

Selling more sandwiches is no justification for minimizing or lampooning abject suffering, even if the effect is inadvertent, or exists because not enough people are aware these funny fictions are actually real-life cruelties.

WATCH: New Carl's Jr. Ad Features Epic Meal Time, Lots Of Bacon

Posted 07.01.2013 | Taste

Bacon. Bacon. Bacon. Bacon. Bacon.

No Economic Recovery Without Small Business Recovery

Lynda Bekore | Posted 08.17.2013 | Small Business
Lynda Bekore

To share in the wealth, we all have to share in the responsibility of speaking out when government help turns into government obstacles. We have to make sure our elected representatives know why we object and what results we expect, because small business growth is good for everyone.

Carl's Jr. & Hardee's Hoping To Gain Customers Feeling 'McBurned'

Posted 06.05.2013 | Business

In May, McDonald's ditched the Angus Third Pounder. While some loyal customers were upset, CKE Restaurants (the parent company of Carl's Jr. and Harde...

Fast Food CEO: Health Food Craze 'Not Our Personality'

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.16.2013 | Business

Fast food can have a lot of calories and one CEO isn't afraid to keep in that way. Andy Puzder, the CEO of CKE Restaurants which owns Carl's Jr. a...

WATCH: Swimsuit Model Pushes New Fast Food Fish Sandwich

Posted 01.29.2013 | Home

Fried and battered fish sandwiches are old hat to fast food chains, so Carl's Jr. and Hardee's have decided to go in a slightly different direction wi...

Carl's Jr. Unveils 'Meat-On-Meat' Pulled Pork Burger

Posted 08.21.2012 | Home

Behold, the latest creation from Carl's Jr. and Hardee's: the Memphis BBQ Burger, a pulled pork cheeseburger. The burger will feature a charbro...

Chain Unveils Bacon Bacon Biscuit To 'Double The Goodness'

Posted 07.25.2012 | Home

Sometimes, one kind of bacon just isn't enough, apparently. Hardee's and Carl's Jr. have debuted the "Bacon Bacon Biscuit," a breakfast sandwich with ...

Wear Spider-Man Costume, Get Free Cheeseburger

Posted 06.27.2012 | Home

Are you an adult human? Do you own a Spider-Man costume (store-bought or home-made)? Do you like cheeseburgers? Carl's Jr. and Hardee's have design...

WATCH: Kate Upton Gets Steamy With A Hamburger

Posted 02.28.2012 | Home

Apparently, the new Southwest Patty Melt from Carl's Jr. and Hardee's is pretty hot, at least according to the ad below. Recent Sport's Illustrated sw...

Breakfast Gutbuster: Hardee's Fried Bologna Biscuit

Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

Available for a limited time, the Hardee's fried bologna biscuit packs quite a morning wake-up punch: a buttered biscuit with a fried egg omelette, a ...

Carl's Jr. Pushes 'Machines Shouldn't Make It' Campaign

Posted 08.27.2011 | Home

Carl's Jr. and Hardee's have launched the Hand-Breaded Chicken Fillet Sandwich, a new menu item that is battered and breaded by-hand. This new additio...

Man Tosses Dead Squirrel Into Hardee's Drive-Thru Window

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

An Illinois man is facing disorderly conduct charges after he allegedly threw a dead squirrel into the drive-through window a Hardee's in central Illi...

Footlong Cheeseburger: Hardee's, Carl's Jr. Introduce 12-Inch Burger

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A cheeseburger sold as a foot-long sandwich, with three burgers and three cheese slices, is being tested at 50 Carl's Jr. restaurants in Southern Cali...

Hardee's Ads Rejected: Asked Customers To Choose Between A-Holes, B-Holes (VIDEO)

Charlotte News-Observer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Another Hardee's promotion has been rejected as too racy for North Carolina's conservative consumers....