A sick society

...have everything they want, whenever they want it; notice the childlike tantrums and occasional violence at fast-food restaurants when meal orders are fouled up.Meanwhile, reality shows glorify and normalize barnyard behavior and cutthroat...

Court keeps prosecutor on Seneca police shooting case

...force the release of the police video.Tiller said he shot Ham mond because the teen drove his car at him in a fast food restaurant parking lot after an officer tried to arrest a woman in the passenger seat on a drug charge.Hammond's family said...

Gamecocks' Perry Orth took 'quite a journey' to become starting quarterback

...capable," Spurrier said.Now Orth is getting some recognition around campus, and with a sign at a Columbia fast-food restaurant that said Saturday's game forecast calls for a possible "Orthquake.""It was pretty funny," Orth said of the...

Officer who fatally shot teen says he feared being run over; teen's family disputes account

...Police Lt. Mark Tiller then shot at the car in a fast food restaurant parking lot in Seneca because he feared he could still...officer arranged to buy drugs from the woman in the fast food restaurant parking lot, authorities said.Tiller had his blue...

Smoking is a toxic behavior affecting those around you

...that also will negatively affect the health of those around you. Think about it: What if we both went to a fast-food restaurant, and I ordered two double cheeseburgers and you ordered a salad? Your cholesterol and fat levels wouldn't be affected...

Fast-food restaurants embrace mobile technology

Consumers now have the opportunity to customize orders and bypass the counter line through self-service kiosks and mobile apps.

Fourth local Cook Out restaurant planned for south Augusta

...Out has picked a site on Peach Or chard Road for its fourth metro Augusta restaurant.A site plan for the fast-food restaurant at 3012 Peach Orchard Road in south Augusta was approved Aug. 21, said Augusta zoning administrator Bob Austin...

Homeless man says woman set him afire

...53-year-old Barbara A. Johnson. The report identifies Williams as being homeless. Johnson, a cashier at a fast-food restaurant, was charged with aggravated battery in the incident. She was being held without bond at the Houston County jail...

Church's Chicken on Peach Orchard Road robbed of safe

An Augusta fast-food restaurant was robbed early Monday.When employees arrived at Church's Chicken on Peach Orchard Road about 8 a.m., a safe that had...

Seattle restaurant succeeds with $15 minimum wage

...day from owners wondering how Ivar's policy is working. But the approach is unlikely to be replicated among fast food restaurants or others where servers make less in tips - even though New York City is making $15 an hour the minimum wage for...