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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

A line forms at Chick-Fil-A in Fairfield (CBS)

Supporters Flood Fairfield Chick-Fil-A Amid Same-Sex Marriage Flap

Chick-fil-A supporters were eating at the chicken chain’s restaurants Wednesday as the company continues to be criticized for an executive taking a public position against same-sex marriage.

08/01/2012

(CBS)

SoCal Man’s Arm Broken In Del Taco Toilet Scuffle

Montebello police Sgt. Julio Calleros says a 62-year-old homeless man was in a Del Taco restroom early Tuesday when a 64-year-old customer tried to enter.

02/22/2012

(Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

South Bay McDonald’s Franchises Begin Hiring Frenzy

McDonald’s kicked off its first-ever National Hiring Day, planning to hire 50,000 new workers nationwide, including about 2,000 in Northern California.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/19/2011

McDonalds Happy Meal. (AP)

McDonald’s Sued In San Francisco Court Over Toy Giveaways

A California mother of two and The Center for Science in the Public Interest are suing McDonald’s Corp. to get the fast-food chain to stop using toys to market meals to young children.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/15/2010

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, A McDonald's Happy Meal (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AP)

San Francisco Supes Override Newsom’s Veto On Fast Food Toy Ban

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted today to override Mayor Gavin Newsom’s veto of a city ban on toys being included in fast-food children’s meals that fail to meet health standards.

CBS San Francisco–11/23/2010

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, A McDonald's Happy Meal (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AP)

Newsom Toy Ban Veto Sets Up San Francisco Fast Food Fight

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom planned Friday to veto a city ban on toys being included in fast-food kids’ meals that fail to meet health standards, but the veto will likely be overturned by the Board of Supervisors.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/12/2010

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