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Toxic fumes at Ga. McDonald's kill woman

Toxic fumes at Ga. McDonald's kill woman

POOLER, Ga., Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Investigators are blaming toxic fumes in the bathroom at a Pooler, Ga., McDonald's for the death of an 80-year-old woman.
9 hospitalized after inhaling toxic fumes in a McDonalds

9 hospitalized after inhaling toxic fumes in a McDonalds

POOLER, Ga., Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Nine people were hospitalized after breathing in toxic fumes at a Pooler, Ga., McDonald's, rescuers said.
Mom charged after kids found home alone

Mom charged after kids found home alone

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Police say they arrested a Boynton Beach, Fla., mother after finding her two daughters, ages 5 and 7, home alone, playing with condoms.

Swedish man fined $380 for Nazi salute

VAXSJO, Sweden, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- A Swedish man reportedly under the influence of alcohol was fined $380 for making a Nazi salute and shouting "Heil Hitler," officials said.

Police arrest McDonald's pimple popper

CAPE CORAL, Fla., Aug. 13 (UPI) -- Police in Florida said complaints about a man popping his back pimples outside of a McDonald's resulted in the man's arrest.

Britain's riot suspects include 11-year-old girl

LONDON, Aug. 11 (UPI) -- An 11-year-old girl is among the 1,500 arrested in four days of rioting and violence in Britain, police said Thursday.

Guilty plea in transgender attack

TOWSON, Md., Aug. 4 (UPI) -- A Maryland woman admitted Thursday she attacked a transgender woman and pleaded guilty to assault and a hate crime.

11-foot python captured at Florida farm

HOMESTEAD, Fla., Aug. 2 (UPI) -- An 11-foot Burmese python suspected in the disappearance of several chickens, goats and pet cats was captured in Florida's Miami-Dade County, authorities said.

2 masked teens mistaken for robbers

ST. CLOUD, Fla., July 31 (UPI) -- Police in St. Cloud, Fla., say McDonald's customers mistook two dressed-up teenagers for robbers.

Calorie info on menus said helpful

NEW YORK, July 27 (UPI) -- Printing calorie information on restaurant menus can encourage healthy eating habits, but only in a limited way, a U.S. study says.
McDonald's to offer healthier Happy Meal

McDonald's to offer healthier Happy Meal

OAK BROOK, Ill., July 27 (UPI) -- For a healthier Happy Meal, McDonald's is providing a low-fat dairy option, a half-serving of apple slices and fewer french fries, the U.S. company says.

McDonald's posts strong second quarter

OAK BROOK, Ill., July 23 (UPI) -- U.S. restaurant chain McDonald's said net income rose 19 percent in the second quarter compared to the same period of 2010, as beverage sales have soared.

Baby born in McDonald's bathroom

NEWARK, N.J., July 21 (UPI) -- Police in New Jersey said an officer was flagged down at a McDonald's and delivered a baby in the restaurant's bathroom.
McDonald's raising some prices in China

McDonald's raising some prices in China

BEIJING, July 16 (UPI) -- McDonald's Corp. is raising the price on some menu items at restaurants in China, citing increased costs and wage inflation, officials said.

Worker blasts LA foster child practices

LOS ANGELES, July 12 (UPI) -- Los Angeles County is warehousing children in an office building with inadequate food and bedding, a social worker charges.

Man attacked by mob of Chicago youths

CHICAGO, June 5 (UPI) -- A man was attacked by more than a dozen youths Saturday night at Northwestern University's downtown Chicago campus, police said.
Group asks Ronald McDonald to retire

Group asks Ronald McDonald to retire

BOSTON, May 21 (UPI) -- A consumer group in Boston plans to ask McDonald's Corp. to retire its long-term mascot Ronald McDonald because he promotes unhealthy diets for children.

Judge moving from Kansas St. to Rutgers

PISCATAWAY, N.J., May 18 (UPI) -- Kansas State forward Wally Judge is transferring to Rutgers, Scarlet Knights Coach Mike Rice says.
Wisconsin man eats 25,000th Big Mac

Wisconsin man eats 25,000th Big Mac

FOND DU LAC, Wis., May 18 (UPI) -- A Wisconsin man downed his 25,000th Big Mac on the 39th anniversary of the first time he ordered McDonald's signature sandwich.
Hate crime charged in transgender attack

Hate crime charged in transgender attack

TOWSON, Md., May 17 (UPI) -- A woman accused of assaulting a transgender woman at a Maryland McDonald's is now facing extra hate crime counts, a move praised by activists.

Wis. man blames boredom for fake 911 calls

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., May 14 (UPI) -- A Wisconsin man who claims boredom caused him to make hundreds of false 911 calls to authorities across the country will get his 15 minutes of fame.
Trump says U.S. leaders incompetent

Trump says U.S. leaders incompetent

LAS VEGAS, April 29 (UPI) -- Real estate mogul Donald Trump said in Las Vegas elected officials in the United States are "stupid" and America's leadership is "incompetent."
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