| Mar 29, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Jon Stewart on "pink slime," or what he likes to call "the cashmere of beef."...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 11:43 AM
The federal government and McDonald's Corp. have suspended purchases from a Central Valley slaughterhouse under investigation after video footage surfaced showing what federal investigators called "unacceptable treatment" of cattle....
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:04 AM
Chalk up another item on the Glendale bear’s ever-growing list of favorite foods. In addition to honey and bacon, California Fish and Game officials lured the 400-pound black bear into a culvert trap using a McDonald’s Happy Meal, a...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 12:23 PM
A landmark mural outside a McDonald's restaurant in Huntington Beach had to be painted over after it was vandalized....
| Oct 17, 2012
Been to a concert at the Wiltern? Toured downtown's movie palaces? Love the Central Library? You can thank the Los Angeles Conservancy that they're still here. And for 20 of the conservancy's 34 years, Linda Dishman has been its executive director,...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 11:07 AM
Fast food mega-chain McDonald’s Corp. and supermarket giant Carrefour SA issued apologies Friday after being accused by state-owned China Central Television of selling expired or mislabeled chicken.
In an investigation that aired Thursday, CCTV...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 12:31 PM
The restaurant industry’s royal line of succession has shifted, with Wendy’s usurping Burger King as the second-largest sales-getter behind McDonald’s.
In its annual ranking of U.S. restaurants, research group Technomic Inc. placed...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Jim Skinner, chief executive of McDonald's, the largest restaurant chain on the planet, will retire this summer. McDonald’s Corp. president Don Thompson will take his place as one of the few black CEOs at the wheel of a giant multinational company....
| Apr 2, 2012
| 11:33 AM
Burger King’s strategy for success? Be more like McDonald’s. And maybe toss some tropical mango into the drinks.
Among the slew of new offerings available at the fast-food chain: garden salads, snack wraps, real fruit smoothies and frappes....
| Apr 4, 2012
| 9:32 AM
The King wants his crown back: Fast-food chain Burger King is continuing its reinvention by planning to go public – again.
Within the next three months, the hamburger giant said it will re-list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange. The last...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 10:50 AM
McDonald’s Corp. can keep selling Happy Meals with toys to California children after a San Francisco judge threw out a proposed class-action lawsuit seeking to ban the practice in the state.
The Center for Science in the Public Interest said it...