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April 17, 2018
Starbucks to close more than 8,000 stores for racial-bias education
PHILADELPHIA - Starbucks will close more than 8,000 U.S. stores for an afternoon next month to train employees after two black men were arrested...
April 17, 2018 - 1:57pm
Starbucks CEO meets with two black men who were arrested at Philadelphia store
PHILADELPHIA - The chief executive of Starbucks has personally apologized to two black men who were arrested while waiting at one of the coffee...
April 17, 2018 - 10:29am
April 16, 2018
Teamsters strike Minnesota beer distributor over keg safety issue
ST. PAUL—Drivers and warehouse workers of the largest beer distributor in Minnesota went on strike Friday over safety concerns. J.J. Taylor Distributing and the Teamsters Local 792 union have been in contract negotiations since February. The union rejected management's most...
April 16, 2018 - 6:38pm
April 12, 2018
Stopping sexual assault where it can start: at the bar
STILLWATER, Minn.—Jesse Estrin has seen it all during his five years as a bartender: Men harassing women, women harassing men, men harassing...
April 12, 2018 - 1:13pm
April 5, 2018
'She had a heart of gold': Co-founder of Lucky’s 13, Tru Blu Social dies
Linda Young was around restaurants her whole life. As a kid, she stood on milk crates and washed dishes at the Parker House, where her father...
April 5, 2018 - 4:02pm
Chuck E. Cheese to offer ‘Sensory Sensitive Sundays’ for children with autism
Beginning in April, Chuck E. Cheese will roll out its ‘Sensory Sensitive Sundays’ to more locations across the nation. Participating stores...
April 5, 2018 - 2:51pm
April 4, 2018
Panera's data breach puts attention on risks of loyalty programs
Panera Bread this week became the latest company hit by a data breach, acknowledging that customer information was vulnerable on its company...
April 4, 2018 - 4:03pm
March 29, 2018
The vegans came to protest his restaurant. So this chef carved a deer leg in the window.
The vegans planned their protest for the middle of the restaurant's busy dinnertime shift. The group of animal rights activists were incensed that Antler Kitchen & Bar, a locavore restaurant in Toronto that says it highlights regional ingredients, served foie gras and farmed meat...
March 29, 2018 - 1:33pm
March 27, 2018
Bully Brew opens new location in Alerus Center
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A fresh blanket of snow calls for a cozy new coffee shop. Bully Brew has opened in the Alerus Center. While the coffee...
March 27, 2018 - 10:10am
March 19, 2018
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
The original story of the 1950 Disney classic “Cinderella” never included pizza.
March 19, 2018 - 3:19pm
March 12, 2018
To some eaters, a restaurant's closing means grief - and guilt
Not long after Lisa Ingall gave birth to a baby boy - after 30 punishing hours in labor without food - she turned to her husband, Amit Saha,...
March 12, 2018 - 7:30pm
March 6, 2018
McDonald’s to roll out fresh beef burgers nationwide this spring
CHICAGO - McDonald's plans to introduce fresh beef burgers in all U.S. restaurants by early May, the fast-food chain's latest move aimed at drawing...
March 6, 2018 - 4:12pm
February 28, 2018
Popular restaurant and bar 'Curley's' on Cotton Lake in Detroit Lakes has new owners
It was a fairly seamless transition Monday, Feb. 5 when Curley's owners of nearly two years, Mark Porter and Paul Okeson, signed over the place...
February 28, 2018 - 8:39pm
February 21, 2018
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
Lovers of chalupas and crunch wraps have spoken: Taco Bell is now bigger than Burger King. The Mexican-themed chain eclipsed its burger rival...
February 21, 2018 - 10:39am
February 20, 2018
KFC restaurants in the UK have a problem. They don't have chicken.
"The chicken crossed the road, just not to our restaurants." So said an announcement Saturday that tried to find humor in KFC's chicken shortage,...
February 20, 2018 - 12:49pm