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Happier Meal? McDonald's Nixing Some Unpalatable Ingredients

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Aug 2
McDonald's, which is trying to shake its image for serving processed junk food, said Monday it's eliminating some unpalatable ingredients from its most popular menu items.

Looking for Calories on Menu? Not Until 2017

FOOD/DRINK | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Mar 28
Wondering how many calories are in that hamburger? Chain restaurants still don't have to tell you, despite a 6-year-old law requiring calorie labels on menus.

Subway to Transition to Antibiotic-Free Meat

Subway said Tuesday that it plans to switch to meat raised without antibiotics over the next several years.

Is the McWhopper In Our Future?

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Aug 27
This probably isn't what the United Nations had in mind when it established the International Day of Peace: Burger King is asking McDonald's to join forces to create a "McWhopper."

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

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

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.

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