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McDonald's manager accuses customer of drive-thru assault

Jul. 2, 2019 1:27 PM EDT

BROWNSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee woman upset about waiting for her fast-food order is accused of trying to drag a restaurant worker out through the drive-thru window and using a stun gun on him. Twenty-eight-year-old Marquenta Glidwell of Brownsville bonded out of the Haywood County Jail on Monday...

Plant-based burger maker Beyond Meat beats forecasts in 1Q

Jun. 6, 2019 6:35 PM EDT

Beyond Meat went beyond expectations in its first earnings report since its stock market debut last month. The plant-based meat maker's shares soared after it beat Wall Street's first quarter earnings and revenue forecasts. Beyond Meat also said it expects full-year revenue to hit $210 million this year, more...

New Hampshire sues 3M, DuPont, other chemical companies

May. 29, 2019 8:17 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire has sued eight companies including 3M and the DuPont Co. for damage it says has been caused by a class of potentially toxic chemicals found in pizza boxes, fast-food wrappers and drinking water. The substances — known collectively as PFAS — have been used in...