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Fight for $15 fast food union expands

...McDonald's before being kicked out. One demonstrator was arrested for trespassing.Protesters also gathered outside McDonald's restaurants in cities including Denver, Los Angeles and Albany, N.Y.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-15/fight-15-fast-food-union-expands
Fast-food labor organizers plan actions for April 15

Fast-food labor organizers plan actions for April 15 including college campuses.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-31/fast-food-labor-organizers
SC man gets 36 years for stabbing girlfriend

...stabbing his girlfriend to death, putting her body into a plastic container and taking her to the parking lot of a McDonald's restaurant.The State newspaper reports Faasiu Toese was sentenced Tuesday in Richland County.Toese was arrested in 2013...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-25/sc-man-gets-36-years-stabbin
Would you like outrage with that?

...health violations, mind you, but because it offers burgers, chicken sandwiches and milkshakes at its in-house McDonald's restaurant.That's why the activists at the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine aren't "lovin' it."In fact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-28/would-you-outrage
McDonald's to make changes in response to decreased earnings

NEW YORK - McDonald's isn't lovin' it, and it's going to do something about it.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-23/mcdonalds-make-changes-res
McDonald's faces employee lawsuit over franchisee behavior

...it and its franchisees "share a commitment to the well-being and fair treatment of all people who work in McDonald's restaurants."Representatives of Sow eva and Simon did not return calls from The Asso ciated Press seeking comment.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/mcdonalds-faces-employee-l
Lingering food scandals in Asia hurt McDonald's

Food-quality scares are hurting McDonald's in China and Japan, where weakness contributed to a key global sales figure falling 1.8 percent.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-09/lingering-food-scandals-as
Group blasts hospital over in-house McDonald's

The McDonald's restaurant inside the Children's Hospital of Georgia is part of a "misaligned...restaurants in hospitals or on hospital campuses out of 14,000 McDonald's restaurants across the U.S. As always, we continue to assess our menu...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-26/group-blasts-hospital-over-h
Fast-food resolution: Transform junk food image

...of struggling performance."Why do we need to have preservatives in our food?" Andres asked, noting that McDonald's restaurants go through supplies quickly. "We probably don't."? Subway, a privately held company that does not disclose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-02/fast-food-resolution-trans
Raising the minimum wage also will increase job losses

...and can adversely influence fellow low-wage workers as well. IRONICALLY, AFTER the Krugman pronouncement, McDonald's restaurants announced a program of new technological efficiencies that is expected to replace a substantial number of low...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-15/raising-minimum-