All posts tagged "fast food"

  • A McDonalds fast food restaurant in Seoul, South Korea. (Yonhap)
    Good news: S. Korean teens halve fast food, soda consumption

    By Jhoo Dong-chan South Korean teenagers almost halved the amount of fast food they consume compared to a decade ago, a study showed Tuesday. According to the study by the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

    • Posted August 25, 2015
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    [L.A. TIMES] New fast-food chains bet on healthy eating

       Some of the fastest-growing fast-food chains aren’t slinging artery-clogging cheeseburgers or cooking up calorie-packed fried chicken. Instead, diners can order Brussels sprouts salads and kale smoothies, served with the same speed as In-N-Out or...

    • Posted November 3, 2014
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  • Protesters block traffic on Mack Avenue in Detroit as part of a national protest to push fast-food chains to pay their employees at least $15 an hour Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. Hundreds of workers from McDonald's, Taco Bell, Wendy's and other fast-food chains are expected to walk off their jobs Thursday, according to labor organizers of the latest national protest to push the companies to pay their employees at least $15 an hour. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
    Fast-food workers take to streets to get $15 per hour

    LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Fast food workers in Los Angeles joined their counterparts across the country today in rallies calling for $15-an-hour wages and the right to form a union. An unknown number of workers, bolstered by hundreds of...

    • Posted September 4, 2014
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