Workers walked off the job Thursday at about 30 East Bay fast-food restaurants from Richmond to Fremont as part of a national movement aimed at boosting their pay and benefits.
Health officials plan to keep closer watch on a Burger King restaurant in Mendocino County where a customer reported getting a cheeseburger with a 2-inch-long razor blade in it.
Internet hackers took over fast food chain Burger King’s Twitter feed early Monday. Changing the Burger King logo and user name to that of competitor McDonald’s, the hacker or hackers were posting throughout the morning.
Safeway spokesman Brian Dowling said the chain already buys some pork from producers who are phasing out gestation crates. The Pleasanton-based company has not set a deadline for going completely crate-free.
Two people were injured in a double shooting on Sunday at a Burger King restaurant in Redwood City.
Prosecutors filed murder charges Wednesday against a 19-year-old man accused of fatally stabbing another man outside a Burger King restaurant in Concord on Sunday, Contra Costa County Deputy District Attorney John Cope said.