Cisco Cotto
September 11, 2019 - 6:45 am
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- McDonald's drive-thru windows may soon be run by artificial intelligence. For decades, people have greeted customers at the fast-food giant's drive-thru lanes, to take their orders and ask helpfully if they'd like fries with that. The Chicago-based company appears to...
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Nancy Harty
June 13, 2019 - 4:52 pm
Author and activist Kathy Freston led a small group in handing over boxes of the signatures to someone outside McDonald's headquarters in the West Loop. Others handed out vegan burgers from McDonald’s competitor Burger King.
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McDonald's Logo
The McDonald's logo at a Loop location. (Mike Ramsey/WBBM Newsradio)
March 12, 2019 - 5:15 pm
Police did not immediately confirm where exactly the shooting took place, but community activist Andrew Holmes said it happened inside the McDonald’s at 740 E. 47th St.
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R. Kelly walks out of Cook County Jail with his defense attorney, Steve Greenberg, after posting $100,000 bail, Monday afternoon, Feb. 25, 2019, in Chicago. The R&B star walked out of a Chicago jail Monday after posting $100,000 bail that will allow him to go free while awaiting trial on charges that he sexually abused four people dating back to 1998, including three underage girls. (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
February 26, 2019 - 9:08 am
CHICAGO (AP) — R&B star R. Kelly signed autographs and waved at a fan who yelled "I love you!" when he stopped at McDonald's in downtown Chicago after being released from jail in his sexual abuse case. Kelly posted $100,000 bail late Monday after spending the weekend in Chicago's 7,000-inmate...
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January 23, 2019 - 6:33 pm
The fast food giant will offer free bacon slices with everything ordered between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. local time on Tuesday to celebrate its limited-time offer of bacon on some of its classic menu items.
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