Fast-food

People wait in line at a fast food restaurant. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Fast-Food Workers In Oakland Walk Off Jobs, Want Higher Pay, Right To Unionize

Fast-food workers throughout Oakland are walking off the job and joining in on a worldwide campaign Thursday to ask for higher pay and the right to form a union.

05/15/2014

McDonald's French Fries (credit: JOERG KOCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Fast Food Workers To Strike Thursday In Protest Of Low Wages

Bay Area fast food workers planned to participate in a nationwide strike Thursday to protest low wages.

05/14/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Fast Food Worker Attacked After Suspect Jumps Through Drive-Thru Window In SF’s Bayview

An employee working at a drive-thru window at a fast-food restaurant in San Francisco’s Bayview District was attacked over the weekend, according to police.

04/23/2014

Jazmine Vasquez (Pleasanton Police Dept.)

Woman Allegedly Stabs Fast-Food Worker In Pleasanton, Arrested For Attempted Murder

A woman was arrested for allegedly stabbing an employee at a Jack in the Box in Pleasanton early Sunday morning, police said.

04/14/2014

Rancho Feeding Corporation slaughterhouse in Petaluma. (CBS)

Meat From Shuttered Petaluma Plant Was Sold Through Fast Food Retailers Including Jack In The Box

It appears Jack In The Box and other fast food restaurants were among the retailers who received meat that originated at a Petaluma meat company that was shut down last month after the USDA said the slaughterhouse processed diseased and unhealthy animals and skirted inspection rules.

03/20/2014

Protesters inside a McDonald's restaurant on 25th Ave. in Oakland, March 18, 2014. (CBS)

Oakland Protesters Accuse McDonald’s Of Systematically Stealing Workers’ Pay

Police ordered a group protesters at an Oakland McDonald’s restaurant to leave the premises on Tuesday when they claimed the company was withholding their overtime pay.

03/18/2014

A wage protest at the McDonalds at 14th and Jackson streets in Oakland (CBS)

East Bay Fast Food Workers Walk Off The Job In Bid For Higher Pay

Fast-food workers in Oakland and throughout the East Bay walked off the job Thursday to participate in protests as part of a nationwide movement aimed at boosting their pay and benefits, an organizer said.

12/05/2013

Fast food workers and their supporters take part in a nationwide strike outside a McDonald's fastfood outlet demanding higher wages and the right to form a union on August 29, 2013 in Los Angeles. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Fast-Food Workers Strike For Higher Wages

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.

08/29/2013

Fast Food

Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Fast Food?

From chicken wings to mozzarella sticks, which is the most delicious fast food? You decide!

07/17/2013

A Chick-fil-A restaurant. (CFA Properties, Inc.)

Amid Marriage Controversy, Chick-Fil-A Set To Open In San Jose

The Chick-fil-A location at 53 Headquarters Drive will be the second chicken sandwich restaurant in the Bay Area once they open Thursday morning.

08/22/2012

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