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McDonald's Menu Focuses Pay Off

2008-08-08 The company experienced a 6.7 percent comparable U.S. sales increase in July.

America's Worst Restaurants For Kids Revealed

2008-08-04 Eat This, Not That! authors grade 43 national chains; 6 receive an "F."...

Chip Makers Settle Calif. Suit

2008-08-04 Four potato chip makers promised to slash levels of cancer-causing acrylamide in products over three-year period.

McDonald's to Feature Spy Gear Happy Meals

2008-07-22 Kids can collect official Spy Gear gadgets with the purchase of a Happy Meal or Mighty Kids Meal.

Winner of McDonald's Big Mac Chant-off Announced

2008-07-22 Winner's remix of jingle to be featured in national McDonald's TV commercial.

McDonald’s Honored for “Green” Efforts

2008-07-02 Corporation's "green" efforts featured in new "Clear Air Counts" outdoor billboard campaign.

Experts Fact-Check 'McDonald's Diet' Story

2008-06-24 Health experts at the American Institute for Cancer Research weigh in on the weight-loss story.

McDonald's Holds Contest to Celebrate its Big Mac

2008-06-18 Big Mac's 40th anniversary celebration continues with special contest.

Moms Tour a McDonald’s U.S. Poultry Facility

2008-06-12 McDonald's USA gives moms unprecedented access to learn how Chicken McNuggets are made.

McDonald's Ranked Top Online Display Advertiser

2008-06-11 McDonald's served over 295 million online display ads in March, according to comScore Ad Metrix.