kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Happy Meal

A McDonald's Happy Meal. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

McDonald’s Outsmarts San Francisco On Happy Meal Toy Ban

McDonald’s restaurants in San Francisco have now found a way to get around a city law that takes effect on Thursday that bans free toy giveaways with Happy Meals.

11/30/2011

A McDonald's Happy Meal. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

San Francisco Fast Food Toy Ban Set To Take Effect

Legislation banning toys from being sold in San Francisco as part of fast-food meals that do not meet certain nutritional standards is set to go into effect in the city Thursday.

11/29/2011

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

McDonalds Happy Meal. (AP)

‘Daily Show’ To Poke Fun At San Francisco’s Fast Food Toy Ban

San Francisco’s legislation prohibiting toys from fast-food meals that don’t meet certain nutritional standards may get a light-hearted skewering soon on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.”

CBS San Francisco–12/03/2010

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

McDonalds Happy Meal. (AP)

San Francisco Supes Committee OKs Fast Food Toy Ban

An effort to force fast-food restaurants to make the meals they market to children healthier passed a San Francisco Board of Supervisors committee Monday.

CBS San Francisco–10/04/2010

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 53,874 other followers