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Why Are We Getting Fatter And Fatter?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 08.29.2014 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo

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McDonald's Says Russian Officials Shut Down 12 Locations

Reuters | Posted 08.29.2014 | Business

MOSCOW, Aug 29 (Reuters) - McDonald's said on Friday that a total of 12 of its branches in Russia had been temporarily closed over the state food sa...

Alexander C. Kaufman

Burger King Denies Deal Is About Taxes

HuffingtonPost.com | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 08.26.2014 | Business

For years, Burger King has tried to take down the Big Mac with the Whopper, its own version of a deluxe burger. Now the long-suffering fast-food chain...

Alexander C. Kaufman

Burger King Fans Call For Boycott Over Tax Dodge

HuffingtonPost.com | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 08.26.2014 | Business

NEW YORK -- Burger King is getting whopped over its plan to avoid U.S. taxes by fleeing to Canada. People flooded the fast-food chain’s Facebook ...

Jillian Berman

This Is What The Future Of Fast Food Looks Like

HuffingtonPost.com | Jillian Berman | Posted 08.26.2014 | Business

When your grandchildren go out to lunch many years from now, they'll probably still be able to order fast-food burgers and fries, but the meal -- and ...

This Bride Drunkenly Ordering Taco Bell Is Our New Idol

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.22.2014 | Weddings

Everyone knows that after knocking back a few drinks, there's a good chance a sudden craving for tacos will strike. So why would your wedding night be...

5 Things You Didn't Know About Cinnabon

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.20.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

No trip to the mall is complete without a visit to that shrine to the noble cinnamon bun: Cinnabon.

Dave Jamieson

Wendy's Worker Says She Was Fired For Being Sick

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.18.2014 | Business

A 6-year veteran Wendy's worker in Alabama is alleging that management fired her for "job abandonment" while she was being treated for an ovarian cyst...

3 Big Mistakes You Make When Ordering Takeout

OWN | Posted 08.18.2014 | OWN

You're tired, you're stressed, and you're hungry. After a long day, it's hard to resist the temptation of takeout. While food to-go is often high in c...

Dave Jamieson

Fast Food Companies Just Lost A Big Fight In California

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

Delivering a blow to McDonald's and other fast-food chain owners, the California State Assembly on Thursday passed a bill that would expand the rights...

Burger King's French Fry Experiment Totally Failed

The Associated Press | Candice Choi | Posted 08.14.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Burger King is getting rid of its lower-calorie french fries at most restaurants after less than a year. The Miami-based chain sa...

Fast-Food Workers Could Face Robot 'Armageddon'

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 08.12.2014 | Business

For three decades now, the idea that robots will replace fast-food workers has been more of a pipe dream of tightwad business owners than a reality. B...

Chicken Fries Are Back At Burger King

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 08.11.2014 | Taste

Today, Burger King brought chicken fries back to life and almost broke Twitter.

Dave Jamieson

Major Sandwich Chain Under Fire For 'Systematic Wage Theft'

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.13.2014 | Business

Jimmy John's, the "freaky fast" sandwich staple of America's college towns, is being sued by two former employees for what they describe as "systemati...

Do You Really Want Consistent Flavor?

Hari Pulapaka, Ph.D., C.E.C. | Posted 08.11.2014 | Taste
Hari Pulapaka, Ph.D., C.E.C.

Consistency is a highly desired and even required attribute in a wide variety of contexts.

Dave Jamieson

Subway Franchisee Has Inventive Scheme To Avoid Paying Workers

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.08.2014 | Business

WASHINGTON -- A former Subway sandwich maker in Washington claims his employer used an inventive scheme to avoid paying him overtime: Creating fiction...

Why Is It So Hard to Be Healthy?

Carissa Lada | Posted 08.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Carissa Lada

What did you eat for breakfast this morning? Did you have a bagel or maybe one of those creamy cheese danishes to help you start your day? Did you t...

Friends Craft Culinary Masterpieces Out Of Big Mac Combo

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 08.07.2014 | Taste

With some time to spare, even the most standard of American meals (yep -- a Big Mac and fries) can be transformed into a lavish-looking dinner.

KFC's New French Fry Is A Ketchup-Lover's Dream Come True

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 08.06.2014 | Taste

The French fry is a mere vessel for eating ketchup, and this fry gets it.

Americans Are Totally Over Fast Food Burgers

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 08.04.2014 | Business

Some day soon, a burger and fries will no longer be the quintessential American fast-food meal. By 2020, the only burger joint in the top five fast...

Teens Fight Back Against Ronald And The Burger King With Catchy Rap Song

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 08.04.2014 | Teen

There are a number of reasons not to say "I'm lovin' it" to fast food in America, but these Oakland, California-based kids say it in a powerful, catch...

Workplace Guru Can Tell You How to Land a Job from What You Take in Your Coffee

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 07.31.2014 | Business
Stephen Viscusi

Do you think you knew all the basic human resources questions hiring companies like to ask? What are your strengths? Weaknesses? HR 101, I call them. Familiar?

Famous Chefs Reveal Their Favorite Fast Food Chains And What They Order

Thrillist | Posted 07.30.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

It turns out that, yes, the guys who make your $75 entree aren't above a $1 cheeseburger.

This Could Be A Big Victory For McDonald's Workers

AP | By CANDICE CHOI | Posted 07.30.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's is coming under intensifying pressure for labor practices at its U.S. restaurants. The National Labor Rela...

Ranking The Best Frozen Fast-Food Desserts

Thrillist | Posted 07.28.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

If there's one underappreciated course in the fast-food canon, it's dessert.