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McDonald's: American fast food restaurant chain
McDonald's Corporation is an American fast food company, founded in 1940 as a restaurant operated by Richard and Maurice McDonald, in San Bernardino, California, United States. They rechristened their business as a hamburger stand, and later turned the company into a franchise, with the Golden Arches logo being introduced in 1953 at a location in Phoenix, Arizona. In 1955, Ray Kroc, a businessman, joined the company as a franchise agent and proceeded to purchase the chain from the McDonald brothers. McDonald's had its original headquarters in Oak Brook, Illinois, but moved its global headquarters to Chicago in June 2018.

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Owner hits out at Government as Soho bar begins serving McDonald’s [Video]

Owner hits out at Government as Soho bar begins serving McDonald’s

The owner of G-A-Y has attacked the Government’s “ridiculous” tier systemafter its London venue was forced to reinvent itself with table service andfood from McDonald’s.

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McDonald's McRib Is Back With Sandwich Give-Aways [Video]

McDonald's McRib Is Back With Sandwich Give-Aways

McDonald's is referring to the return of the popular sandwich as "the sauciest moment of the year".

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The McRib Is Back At McDonald's [Video]

The McRib Is Back At McDonald's

McDonald's McRib is returning to menus across America on Wednesday, December 2, 2020. According to Business Insider, this will mark the sandwich's first national rollout since 2012. In years past, the..

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Chicken consumerism fuelling deforestation in Brazil [Video]

Chicken consumerism fuelling deforestation in Brazil

Eating chicken from some of our main supermarkets equals deforestation in Brazil. Chicken sold by Tesco, Asda and Lidl - and served up at McDonald's and Nando's - is reared on soya grown on what was..

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McDonald's reveal 2020 Christmas advert [Video]

McDonald's reveal 2020 Christmas advert

Fast food chain McDonald's are the latest to release their Christmas ad for2020, as they encourage people to get ReindeerReady as the festive seasonapproaches.

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McDonald's to Launch 'McPlant' Burgers Next Year [Video]

McDonald's to Launch 'McPlant' Burgers Next Year

The fast-food chain made the announcement on Monday.

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McDonald's Goes All in on New Chicken Sandwich, Delivery and Drive-Thru [Video]

McDonald's Goes All in on New Chicken Sandwich, Delivery and Drive-Thru

The fast food chain announced several changes on the horizon in an effort to boost sales.

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McDonald's beats estimates, launches growth plans [Video]

McDonald's beats estimates, launches growth plans

The world's biggest burger chain beat revenue and profit estimates for the third quarter on Monday as customers in the United States ordered more hamburgers and fries in drive-through outlets and on..

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McDonald's Sets It's Sights On Winning The Chicken Sandwich Wars [Video]

McDonald's Sets It's Sights On Winning The Chicken Sandwich Wars

McDonald's is rolling out a new chicken sandwich across the US in early 2021. The fast-food giant has been working on a revamped chicken sandwich over the last year. According to Business Insider..

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McDonald’s Earnings Top Estimates [Video]

McDonald’s Earnings Top Estimates

McDonald’s Earnings Top Estimates

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Watch: MCD employees on strike over salary dues [Video]

Watch: MCD employees on strike over salary dues

Employees of all the three Municipal Corporations of Delhi (MCDs) staged a demonstration demanding the disbursement of pending salaries as well as the bonus. They shouted slogans like 'Vetan Do' and..

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McDonald’s opens in England’s last county to resist the chain [Video]

McDonald’s opens in England’s last county to resist the chain

A new McDonald's restaurant, based on the outskirts of Oakham, which hasopened as Rutland becomes the last county in England to have a branch of thefast food restaurant.

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McDonald's Franchisees Are More Optimistic [Video]

McDonald's Franchisees Are More Optimistic

Business Insider reports that McDonald's franchisees are optimistic about the future of the business. The franchisees optimism is higher than it has been in years, according to Kalinowski Equity..

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McDonald's Adds New Baked Goods for First Time in Nearly a Decade [Video]

McDonald's Adds New Baked Goods for First Time in Nearly a Decade

An apple fritter, a blueberry muffin and a cinnamon roll are joining the McCafé menu.

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McDonald's To California Workers: Yes, We Ripped Off 34,000 Of You [Video]

McDonald's To California Workers: Yes, We Ripped Off 34,000 Of You

Business Insider reports roughly 34,000 current and former McDonald's fast-food workers in California are due a check for as much as just under $4000. McDonald's has agreed to settle with workers for a..

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McDonald’s Adds New Bakery Items [Video]

McDonald’s Adds New Bakery Items

McDonald’s Adds New Bakery Items

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Chance the Rapper turned down McDonald's Super Bowl ad over payment issues [Video]

Chance the Rapper turned down McDonald's Super Bowl ad over payment issues

Chance the Rapper almost starred in a McDonald's Super Bowl ad, but issues regarding payment forced him away from the project.

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McDonald's teams up With J Balvin for new Celebrity Meal [Video]

McDonald's teams up With J Balvin for new Celebrity Meal

The fast-food chain is creating another celebrity meal following the success of Travis Scott's recent collaboration with the company.

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McDonald's in Rutland: England's McDonald's-free county gets restaurant

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TikTok Star Charli D'Amelio Was Good for Dunkin' Donuts' Biz

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Travis Scott Fined by City of Downey for McDonald's Fan Event

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Travis Scott Gets McDonald's Delivered to Office After New Meal Launch

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Dog Proves McDonald's Fries Taste Way Better with Ketchup

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Child Allegedly Chokes On Face Mask Fried in McDonald's McNuggets

A mom and daughter in England are not loving their McDonald's Chicken McNuggets -- they claim the little girl bit into the food and got a mouthful of face mask!!! The not-so-Happy Meal was reportedly..
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McDonald's: 'Face mask' found inside Aldershot store's chicken nugget

A six-year-old girl "nearly chokes" on Happy Meal from the Aldershot branch of the fast food giant.
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Face mask found in McDonald's chicken nugget

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Coronavirus: McDonald's closes after five staff test positive

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Firms start price cuts as £4bn VAT boost begins

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McDonald's drive-thru shooting: Man charged

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McDonald's shooting: Man shot in car at drive-thru

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Coronavirus: Long queues as McDonald's reopens drive-thrus

Customers flocked to fast food giant McDonald's as it reopened a small number of its UK drive-thrus.
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Dashcam shows huge McDonald's drive-thru queue

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U.S. workers hit McDonald's with class action over COVID-19 safety

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McDonald's faces class action over 'pervasive sexual harassment'

McDonald's Corp has been hit with a class action lawsuit accusing it of subjecting female employees in its corporate-owned fast-food restaurants in Florida to widespread sexual harassment.
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Coronavirus: 'Last Big Mac' auctioned in aid of NHS staff

A fast food fan flogs the sought-after signature McDonald's item. But you shouldn't eat it, he says.
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McDonald's to trim U.S. menu during coronavirus pandemic

McDonald's Corp said on Wednesday it would temporarily remove some items from its U.S. menu as it focuses on simplifying operations in the face of the fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak.
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McDonald's to temporarily close all UK, Ireland restaurants amid coronavirus outbreak

McDonald's Corp said on Sunday it would temporarily close all its restaurants in the UK and Ireland by Monday evening because of the coronavirus outbreak.
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McDonald's, Starbucks limit dine-in service in U.S. to slow coronavirus

McDonald's Corp and Starbucks Corp have decided to close dine-in areas at many U.S. stores and shifted to take-away and delivery services, even as major cities ordered restaurants and bars closed to..
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'Embarrassing, petty and pathetic': Home Office ridiculed over tweet announcing return of blue passports

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Fast-food companies in China step up ‘contactless’ pickup, delivery as coronavirus rages

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How the McDonald's model revolutionised business

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McDonald's quarterly sales growth, profit beat Wall Street estimates

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McDonald's delivered by Nottinghamshire Police after car seized

Officers said the customer was "McLovin' It" after they turned up with the food.
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Last county in England without McDonald's finally set to get fast food chain branch

Local restaurant should sell 'pheasant nuggets', suggests Duchess of Rutland
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Last English county without McDonalds prepares for controversial vote on Golden Arches

Duchess of Rutland says local branch should sell 'pheasant nuggets'
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McDonald's expands Beyond Meat plant-based burger trials in Canada

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Execs accuse McDonald's of racial discrimination

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Exclusive: Impossible Foods abandons pursuit of McDonald's burger deal

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Peruvian prosecutor investigating deaths of two McDonald's employees

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Every McDonald's in Peru shuts to mourn dead workers

The fast food giant shut every restaurant in the country after two staff were electrocuted at work.
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