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A man named Ben, who chose not to give his last name, dressed as Ronald McDonald, participates in a rally in New York City on March 18, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Fast Food Advocates Rally Against ‘Wage Theft’ As Schneiderman Announces McDonald’s Settlement

On the same day protesters gathered at McDonald’s restaurants nationwide to accuse the fast food giant of “wage theft,” New York’s attorney general announced that one of the chain’s franchise owners has agreed to a settlement.

03/18/2014

Sen. Charles Schumer holds up a McDonald's cheeseburger during a news conference in Manhattan on Feb. 9, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Schumer: Ban ‘Dangerous’ Yoga Mat Chemical From Foods

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration should ban a chemical used to make yoga mats from also being used in food, Sen. Charles Schumer said Sunday.

02/09/2014

Budweiser Clydesdale (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

The 21 Best Super Bowl Commercials Of All Time

It’s that time again! All eyes are focused on football’s biggest stage — for the commercials.

02/02/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Authorities Probe Man’s Death At Hempstead McDonald’s

A man was found dead Monday morning in the restroom at a McDonald’s in Hempstead, police said.

01/27/2014

A sign posted in a Flushing, Queens McDonald's asks customers to respect a 20 minute dining time limit. (Credit CBS 2)

Customer: Elderly Squatters Take Over Queens McDonald’s, Just Won’t Leave

McDonald’s has long prided itself on its ability to make customers say “I’m loving it” especially with its new McCafe atmosphere but at one location in Flushing elderly customers are sticking around for hours.

01/15/2014

A McDonald's in Hempstead where police said an officer was hit on the head with a piece of cement (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Throws Piece Of Cement At Long Island Officer’s Head

The incident happened just before midnight Thursday at a McDonald’s on Peninsula Boulevard in Hempstead.

10/18/2013

Suspect In Theft From 3-Year-Old

Police: Suspect Ripped Necklace From Girl, 3, At Queens McDonald’s

Police on Saturday were searching for a suspect who snatched a necklace from a 3-year-old girl inside a McDonald’s in Jackson Heights, Queens.

09/07/2013

Fast-food workers strike on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Aug. 29, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

NYC Fast Food Workers Join National Strike

Fast food workers nationwide are taking a stand and staging their largest strike to date, calling for higher wages and the right to form a union without retaliation.

08/29/2013

A suspect who police said sexually assaulted a 4-year-old girl at a McDonald's in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Teen Charged With Sexually Abusing Girl, 4, At Queens McDonald’s

The incident happened Tuesday inside the tubular play structure of the indoor PlayPlace at the McDonald’s on Hillside Avenue in Jamaica.

08/08/2013

A suspect who police said sexually assaulted a 4-year-old girl at a McDonald's in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Sexually Assaults Girl, 4, At McDonald’s In Queens

The PlayPlace at McDonald’s is supposed to be a joyful enclosure where children laugh and play, but on Tuesday night in Queens one such play area was the site of unspeakable horror.

08/07/2013

Fast food workers rally outside a McDonald's in Manhattan (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Fast Food Workers Stage Walkouts To Demand Higher Wages

Protesters gathered outside the McDonald’s at 51st Street and Broadway in Manhattan on Monday, chanting “Hold the burgers, hold the fries, make our wages super size” and “Hey, hey! Ho, ho! Poverty wages got to go.”

07/29/2013

Protesters demonstrate outside a Wendy's in New York City to demand higher pay.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Fast Food Workers To Hold One-Day Strike To Protest Low Wages

Fast food workers in New York and six other cities across the country were set to go on strike Monday, on the grounds that their wages are just too low to live on.

07/28/2013

A coalition of groups rally in front of a McDonald's on East 125th Street and Lexington Avenue in Harlem during a protest by fast food workers and supporters for higher wages April 4, 2013. (credit: Stan Honda/Getty Images)

Brooklyn Fast Food Employees Plan Friday Evening Pro-Union Protest

Brooklyn-based fast food workers employed by McDonald’s, Papa John’s and Domino’s will reportedly conduct a pro-union walkout during Friday’s dinner hour.

07/26/2013

Workers at a Washington Heights McDonald's walked off the job because there was no air conditioning in the eatery. (credit: Russell Murphy)

With No AC, Some McDonald’s Workers Walk Off The Job In Washington Heights

Some workers at a Washington Heights McDonald’s walked off the job Friday, claiming they have been forced to work without air conditioning all summer long.

07/19/2013

Varick Street McDonald's Robbery

Robbers Strike McDonald’s In Hudson Square

Police on Sunday were searching for a pair of robbers who held up a McDonald’s in the Hudson Square area of Lower Manhattan during the early morning hours.

06/23/2013

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