February 6, 2013
TheSun.co.uk: Reports in December found that two suppliers purchased battery chickens from farmers using excessive levels of antibiotics on their animals.
KFC has taken a pounding after an investigation found suppliers in China had provided chickens pumped full of excessive levels of antibiotics.
Parent company Yum Brands – which also owns Pizza Hut and Taco Bell – has been hit with a drop in profits in the wake of the [...]
Is it even food?
Thursday, April 19, 2012
In the race to be the most offensive junk food providers in the world, U.S. fast food giants are rolling out disgusting and health-destroying menu concoctions that come close to activating the gag reflex.
Burger King, for example, is now actively testing a bacon sundae, consisting of a (processed, pasteurized) ice cream sundae with two strips of bacon shoved in it. It has all [...]
I sometimes wonder whether the “numb” in numbers was just waiting for the 21st century. As in what my friend Lee said to me over breakfast the other day, after a cursory discussion about the week’s stock market turbulence, “I try to keep up, but it’s pretty mind numbing.”
Within a few minutes of that remark, the following sentence came from the radio, “Investors’ are struggling to [...]
The number of businesses approved to accept food stamps grew by a third from 2005 to 2010, U.S. Department of Agriculture records show, as vendors from convenience and dollar discount stores to gas stations and pharmacies increasingly joined the growing entitlement program.
Now, restaurants, which typically have not participated in the program, are lobbying for a piece of the action.
Louisville-based Yum! Brands, whose restaurants include Taco Bell, KFC, [...]
We may love our clam chowder, our pizza, our ice cream and our fried clams. But even Bostonians, apparently, have limits when it comes to food.
A new study of which cities spend the most on fast food from Bundle examined spending data from 100 cities and found that the folks in Plano, Tex. apparently can’t get enough Big Macs. Plano ranked No. 1 in fast food [...]
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB Fox 41) — Police say a woman involved in an argument at a Louisville Pizza Hut raised the stakes considerably when she tried to pull a sword.
It happened Thursday night, shortly after 9 p.m. at the Pizza Hut on 7th St. Rd., near Dixie Hwy.
According to an arrest report, police were called to the restaurant after they received reports that 29-year-old Wynika [...]
ROLLA, Mo. – A gunman tried to break into a Missouri Army base Thursday and fired on police who pursued him before crashing a vehicle at a nearby university, which went on lockdown after he was seen entering a campus building, officials said.
The Missouri University of Science and Technology campus remained locked down at midday as the search continued for the man, who fired shots near campus but apparently not [...]
Two robbers hit three pizza restaurants Sunday night, pointing a handgun at employees and forcing them to hand over cash from registers and safes, police said.
Tulsa Police Sgt. Dave Walker said the men robbed Domino’s Pizza at 2604 S. Harvard Ave. about 9:15 p.m., Papa John’s at 5111 S. Harvard Ave. about 10:15 p.m. and Pizza Hut at 7121 S. Memorial Dr. about 10:45 p.m.
In all three of the armed [...]
July 22 , 2010
Kessler Jewelers in BurbankCa.
Update: Armed Forces Military Museum in Alton IL
Capitol Clothing Co in Downtown Sacramento CA
July 21 , 2010
Big Cypress Marketplace in Naples FL, Closing for Good?
The Melting Pot of Naples FL
Palmetto Health Child Development Center ( Child Care ) in Columbia SC
ER at North Valley Medical Plaza in Sequatchie County
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Oregon Trail Store in Meacham
Security State Bank Closing Branch [...]