McDonald's To Serve Fresh North American Beef Starting In May

US | Audrey Conklin
Big Mac hamburger menu in a McDonald's restaurant (Photo: Shutterstock)

A step in a new direction

McDonald's Adds New Wi-Fi Filter To Block Pornography

Business | Joshua Delk

‘Parents can have peace of mind’

Former McDonald's CEO: $15 Minimum Wage Will Hurt Younger Workers

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Striking McDonald's worker (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson)

‘I might not have even been given the opportunity to get my foot in the door’

Current, Former McDonald's CEOs Squabble Over Automation

Business | Connor D. Wolf
McDonald's automated kiosk (REUTERS/Rick Wilking)

‘Will always have an important human element’

'Thousands' Of Fight For $15 Advocates March On McDonald's HQ

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Striking McDonald's worker (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson)

‘Stand with the marcher by sharing now’

Former McDonald's CEO Warns Robots Cost Less Than Paying A $15 Minimum Wage

Business | Connor D. Wolf
McDonald's automated kiosk (REUTERS/Rick Wilking)

‘It is cheaper to buy a $35,000 robotic arm than it is to hire an employee who’s inefficient making $15 an hour’

Landmark Labor Case Potentially Upends Decades Of Employment Standards

Business | Connor D. Wolf

‘This is a refusal-to-bargain case’

McDonald's Court Case Postponed Over Unsuitable Courtroom

Business | Connor D. Wolf
McDonald's float (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

‘NLRB was unable to provide a suitable courtroom and video equipment for the case’

McDonald's Raises Wages WITHOUT Gov't Orders

Politics | Connor D. Wolf

‘McDonalds decision to raise wages at its corporately-owned stores is more proof that the marketplace, rather than government mandate, is the best booster of employees wages’

Case Against McDonald's Could 'Upend' The Franchise Model

Business | Connor D. Wolf

‘The lawsuits against McDonalds are aimed at using government to upend successful business franchise arrangements that work for so many entrepreneurs and employees’

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| Mike Riggs

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McDonald's may drop health insurance - ABC

Politics | Vince Coglianese

May cut health insurance for 30,000 hourly workers due to requirement of new health care legislation

McDonald's ends dollar menu; homeless not lovin' it - San Francisco Chronicle

US | interns

Franchise owners say price hike is just supply and demand, not discrimination

McDonald's drink spilled in lap; you know what's next - Chicago Tribune

US | interns

Woman sues McDonald’s, claims hot chocolate was too hot to drink

Researchers propose statin with fast food - Washington Times

| Chad Brady (admin)

British researchers are proposing that fast-food eateries dole out complimentary cholesterol-lowering statin drugs to offset their fatty cuisines

Man tried to trade drugs for cheeseburgers - St. Petersburg Times

| interns

The 20-year-old stole a car, drove to McDonald’s and attempted to barter marijuana and pills for burgers

No more drive-thru peep shows -

| interns

World’s only drive-thru strip club closes in Congruity, Pennsylvania

LeBron James says farewell to his likeable image - Chicago Trib

Sports | Chad Brady (admin)

James bid adieu to his likable image as a 25-year-old homegrown hero when he said goodbye to the Cleveland Cavaliers to join the Miami Heat

Toy worry - ABC

US | interns

A food industry watchdog group is threatening to take McDonald’s to court over its practice of including toys with Happy Meals

McDonald's looking to super-size rising stars - Chicago Business

Business | Jeff Winkler (admin)

The marketer and a bevy of other brands such as Coca-Cola are bypassing the big stars — and in some cases the record labels — to become incubators for tomorrow’s artists