| Mar 8, 2013
| 9:22 AM
Sales at McDonald’s restaurants slipped 1.5% last month, but not because of global economic difficulties or fast-casual competition.
The fast food behemoth attributed the slide to the difficulty of comparing February’s performance against...
| Mar 17, 2013
— He dropped out of north suburban Richmond-Burton Community High School, and a few years later Andy Turco found himself staining decks in the summer, plowing snow in the winter and going without work for a month or two in between.
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:10 PM
When it comes to customer service, the fast-food industry is bookended by two chicken chains, according to a recent survey topped by Chick-fil-A.
KFC was at the bottom of a list compiled by consulting firm Temkin Group, which asked diners how they...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Trinity Lutheran, Glen Savage
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church of Glen Savage (LCMS), 630 Church Road, Fairhope, the Rev. Paul E. Yanke, 814-267-3617, lists its schedule:
Sunday: Sunday school and adult Bible class 9:30 a.m.; worship service 10:30 a....
| Mar 17, 2013
| 8:54 AM
A 22-year-old Bartlett man is expected in court today, accused of stabbing a Metra police sergeant who was breaking up a fight at Union Station Saturday night, Chicago police said.
Caleb Charles Pescetto, 22, of the 200 block North Hale Avenue in...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 8:22 PM
Simeon's Jabari Parker spoke at an event promoting first lady Michelle Obama's "Let's Move" campaign Thursday at McCormick Place.
The senior forward addressed Chicago Public Schools students about staying healthy in a morning session. He then joined his...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 9:23 PM
Over the past week, I've learned that many people love tartar sauce, and that a lot of people make their own.
Lois Fischer, for instance, believes that fish has no taste. “It's all in the tartar sauce,” she wrote in an email.
| Mar 7, 2013
| 6:41 AM
PETOSKEY -- The McDonald's restaurant chain's proposal for signs outside a planned new south-side Petoskey location encountered some resistance Tuesday from the city's zoning board of appeals.
Board members voted 6-0 against the zoning variance that...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - The horse meat scandal that is hitting Europe has yet to spread to the United States, allowing American consumers to rest easier when buying ground beef or sitting down for a plate of meatballs at Ikea.
The United States has rigorous...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Stumbling around in the wee hours after an evening out on the town? If you’re hankering for some fast food between midnight and 4 a.m., McDonald’s wants your business.
The Golden Arches are making a grab for what may be the only...
| Feb 17, 2013
Saturday's third round of golf in the Northern Trust Open was like the line in the old TV series "Naked City."
There were eight million stories at Riviera. Here are three.
Barber can cut it
Blayne Barber, 69-70-72—211; two under, tied...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 9:16 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Every defensive stop. Every drive and bucket. Every spot-up 3-pointer.
With every Notre Dame possession, the gap between women's college basketball's elite and the rest of the pretenders got wider.
The "haves" (Baylor, Notre Dame and...