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Why McDonald's is still a powerhouse, despite troubles

...electricity.But McDonald's restaurants continue to generate a lot more cash than their peers. In 2014, the average McDonald's restaurant raked in $2.5 million in sales, according to industry tracker Technomic. Wendy's restaurants pulled in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-21/why-mcdonalds-still-powerh
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
Group blasts hospital over in-house McDonald's

The McDonald's restaurant inside the Children's Hospital of Georgia is part of a "misaligned" relationship that includes apparently tying the rent the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-26/group-blasts-hospital-over-h
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
Obamacare enlisting more young people

When Anne Fulcher hits a local McDonald's restaurant, she's usually not there for a burger and fries ? she's there to enroll young workers in health insurance under the Affordable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-03-11/obamacare-enlisting-more-you
Fixing a bad decision

...online armchairs.The story, which has captured national attention, is this: Debra Harrell, 46, works at a McDonald's restaurant. She has a 9-year-old daughter, Regina, an honor student. Usually the mother's work shifts coincide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-29/fixing-bad-decision
Masked gunmen rob Atlanta McDonald's

ATLANTA - A robbery left customers at an Atlanta McDonald's restaurant shaken after two men wearing masks and armed with rifles burst in and demanded money.Police say the crime happened Sunday night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-29/masked-gunmen-rob-atlanta-mc
Across the area

...been kidnapped from his home at a restaurant playground on Washington Road. Katherine Swanson, the owner of the McDonald's restaurant, has asked the Richmond County Sheriff's Office to investigate the disappearance of the life-size statue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/17/met_344420.shtml
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Odds and Ends

...The Fond du Lac man downed his 20,000th Big Mac sandwich Monday, while surrounded by spectators at a local McDonald's restaurant. He already had made the "Guinness World Records" book for eating a record number of Big Macs before he hit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/21/biz_422758.shtml
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Across the area

...investigated a Friday night armed robbery at a fast food restaurant, a police report states. Employees at the McDonald's restaurant in the 2600 block of Deans Bridge Road said that at 11:39 p.m., a man came to the counter to order a grilled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/08/met_452536.shtml
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