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Why You Think McDonald's 'Minion' Toy is Foul-Mouthed

FOOD/DRINK | By Marley Jay | Jul 12
McDonald's swears up and down that the little yellow "Minions" Happy Meal toy is speaking only nonsense words and not something a little more adult.

Artificial Ingredients Get the Boot From Taco Bell and Pizza Hut

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | May 27
Taco Bell and Pizza Hut say they're getting rid of artificial colors and flavors, making them the latest big food companies scrambling to distance themselves from ingredients people might find unappetizing.

McDonald's Shuts Down Restaurant Amid Low Wage Protests

FOOD/DRINK | May 21
McDonald's shut down a restaurant near its headquarters Wednesday after the area was swamped by hundreds of protesters calling for pay of $15 an hour and a union.

McDonald's Brings Back the Hamburglar

FOOD/DRINK | May 10
Based on McDonald's latest ad, it looks like the Hamburglar settled down in the suburbs and spent the last decade going to youth soccer games and perfecting his stubble.

Chipotle Says "G-M-Over It"

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Apr 28
Chipotle says it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food, making it the first national fast-food chain to do so.

Sweet or Screwy? Sonic Plans Another Candy-Drink Mashup

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Mar 16
Sugar is a bad word in some circles but that isn't stopping Sonic from pouring candy into its drinks.

McDonald's in Japan Rations Fries

FOOD/DRINK | By Elaine Kurtenbach | Dec 18
Only small fries with that? McDonald's in Japan is limiting the serving size of fries as stocks run short due to labor disruptions on the U.S. West Coast.

McDonald's to Trim Menu, Examine Ingredients

CORPORATE | By Candice Choi | Dec 14
McDonald's is planning to simplify its menu and maybe even the number of ingredients it uses in its food as it fights to hold onto customers.

Pizza Hut Tests "Skinny Slice"

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Sep 19
Pizza Hut is testing out a lighter pizza in two U.S. markets as it seeks to freshen up its menu and regain its footing against competitors.

Weed With That? Customer Served Marijuana at MD Sonic

NATIONAL | Jun 29
A Frederick, Maryland, woman says she was served a bag of marijuana with her fast-food order at a Sonic drive-in.

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