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Chipotle offers manager job back in St. Paul dine-and-dash

Nov. 19, 2018 6:43 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Chipotle said Monday that the company has offered a fired St. Paul restaurant manager her job back after receiving more information about an incident where employees refused to serve five black men and asked them to prove they could pay before taking their order. The company said in...

The Latest: Chipotle offers St. Paul manager job back

Nov. 19, 2018 6:01 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on Chipotle firing a restaurant manager in dine and dash case (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Chipotle says the company has offered a St. Paul restaurant manager her job back after she was fired in a dine-and-dash case. The company said in a statement Monday that it has...

Police: Woman beat McDonald's manager over ketchup

Nov. 14, 2018 6:43 AM EST

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Police are seeking a woman who pushed, punched and choked a McDonald's manager because she wanted ketchup. Police in Santa Ana, California, say the assault took place around 11 p.m. on Oct. 27 when the drive-thru customer entered the restaurant through an employee door and asked...

Strength at Taco Bell, KFC helps Yum top 3Q forecasts

Oct. 31, 2018 10:35 AM EDT

Better-than-expected results at Taco Bell and KFC helped Yum Brands top Wall Street's forecasts in the third quarter. But Pizza Hut remained a weak spot on the company's balance sheet, with same-store sales growth down in the U.S., China and Europe. Louisville, Kentucky-based Yum said profit rose 8.6 percent to...

McDonald's shares jump on strong 3Q numbers

Oct. 23, 2018 1:31 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — McDonald's logged its 13th consecutive month of positive same-store sales and topped Wall Street profit and revenue expectations for the third quarter. Shares in the world's biggest burger chain defied a sell-off in U.S. markets, jumping nearly 6 percent to $176.59 in early afternoon...

Wendy's worker who put 'Chubby' on customer receipt fired

Oct. 17, 2018 3:57 AM EDT

GASTONIA, N.C. (AP) — A franchise owner of a North Carolina Wendy's says an employee who called a customer "Chubby" on an order has been fired. News outlets report the Carolina Restaurant Group issued a statement Tuesday that says they apologized to customer Jimmy Shue and terminated the employee, whose...