Food and drink

A McDonald's McChicken sandwich
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June 07, 2019 - 10:31 am
The Happy Meal was not on the menu. A Connecticut woman was so displeased with her McDonald’s order that she assaulted one of the restaurant’s pregnant employees, reported The Smoking Gun. According to the police, the altercation occurred after Shanelle Hanson pulled up to the drive-thru window and...
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cups of coffee
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June 04, 2019 - 3:21 pm
Go ahead and have that 25th cup of coffee! A new study done by scientists at Queen Anne University of London claims that drinking large amounts of coffee - even 25 cups a day - won’t have a detrimental effect on your heart. This is in sharp contrast to previous studies which found that throwing...
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IHOP
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June 04, 2019 - 1:51 pm
Your breakfast has now become lunch! IHOP is taking their signature item and throwing into the middle of a burger. “Our pancakes and Steakburger had a baby!,” IHOP said on their website about the brand new Big IHOP Pancake Burger. Last year, the Internet told us to stick to pancakes. Well, ta-daa...
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cake
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June 04, 2019 - 1:05 pm
Sometimes you can’t have your cake and eat it too! At least that’s what a Texas woman found it when she ordered a cake for her daughter’s graduation at Walmart. Last month, Marsy Flores placed an order for a customized two-tier cake from the bakery of the chain’s Pasadena, Texas location. When...
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June 03, 2019 - 6:36 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California has officially concluded coffee does not pose a "significant" cancer risk. State regulators gave final approval Monday to a rule that means coffee won't have to carry ominous warnings that the beverage may be bad for you. The state took the unusual move after a Los...
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FILE - This Nov. 10, 2005, file photo shows a bottle of Poland Spring water in Fryeburg, Maine. The Maine-based company announced a plan on Monday, June 3, 3019, to use 100% recycled plastic for all its noncarbonated water containers by 2022. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, file)
June 03, 2019 - 4:00 pm
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Poland Spring announced Monday a plan to use 100% recycled plastic for all its noncarbonated water containers, a move that comes amid growing concern about plastic pollution. The Maine-based company said the effort kicks off this month with 1-liter bottles. By 2022, the...
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This undated image shows Randall Park and Ali Wong in a scene from the movie "Always Be My Maybe." The newly released Netflix movie is an Asian-American rom-com with a twist: ethnicity isn't central to the plot. (Courtesy of Netflix)
June 02, 2019 - 12:04 pm
The newly released Netflix movie "Always Be My Maybe," is an Asian American rom-com with a twist: Ethnicity isn't central to the plot. It's just stand-up comedian and actress Ali Wong and "Fresh Off the Boat" actor Randall Park playing best friends and soul mates who happen to be Asian, which may...
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President Donald Trump picks up the "President's Cup" to present to the Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament winner Asanoyama, at Ryogoku Kokugikan Stadium, Sunday, May 26, 2019, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 26, 2019 - 7:52 am
TOKYO (AP) — President Donald Trump presented a special U.S.-made trophy to the winner of a sumo tournament Sunday as he got a taste of one of Japan's most treasured cultural institutions. The honor given to Trump was part of a charm offensive by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as he courted...
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Krispy Kreme
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May 22, 2019 - 12:24 pm
Do you want your donut sunny side up? Krispy Kreme is looking to change up your breakfast game. The donut chain has unveiled one of their more curious offerings, a Salted Egg-Filled donut ring stuffed with a “lava egg.” What, you ask, is a lava egg? It’s a runny custard filling made with egg yolk,...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 file photo, British chef Jamie Oliver attends a panel session during the 47th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland. Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s British restaurant chain has become insolvent, putting 1,300 jobs at risk. The firm said Tuesday May 21, 2019, that it had gone into administration, a form of bankruptcy protection, and appointed KPMG to oversee the process. (Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP, File)
May 21, 2019 - 12:32 pm
LONDON (AP) — Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver's British restaurant chain filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday, partly due to increased competition and escalating rents in local commercial districts. The insolvency will leave 1,000 people out of work and reignited worries about local retail and...
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