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Taco Bell designer and ex-president Robert McKay dies at 86

TUSTIN, Calif. (AP) — Robert L. McKay, who designed the first Taco Bell restaurant and with founder Glen Bell turned it from a quirky food stand into …

Taco Bell

Mob of Ronald McDonalds invades ‘s–t’ Burger King

A gang of 15 Ronald McDonald clowns mobbed a Burger King branch to taunt staff by chanting, “You’re s–t and you know you are.”<p>The hilarious moment …

Foreign Leaders Have Realized Trump Is a Pushover

The president’s reported disclosure of classified information to Russia is only the latest example of the self-proclaimed great negotiator conceding to officials from overseas everything they want.<p>The pattern has become clear: A foreign official comes to President Trump. They speak. The official …

Donald Trump

When Was the First Pizza Delivery?

Long before Hawaiian pizza divided the masses and before trendy flavors like buffalo chicken came into vogue, the delicious simplicity of Margherita …

Pie

McDonald's India App Leaked Customer Data, Millions Said to Be Impacted

McDonald's India app McDelivery leaked personal information of its customers for an unspecified duration of time, Cybersecurity firm Fallible …

Goodbye car ownership, hello clean air: welcome to the future of transport

In many ways, the motor vehicle has shaped modern society and the urban areas in which more than half of us live. But as global incomes rise, cars …

Ridesharing

How Your Smartphone's Camera Will Change the World

As dozens of smartphone makers unveiled their latest hardware at Mobile World Congress earlier this month, the next phase of mobile innovation came …

Mobile Photography

Donald Trump’s Worst Deal

The President helped build a hotel in Azerbaijan that appears to be a corrupt operation engineered by oligarchs tied to Iran’s Revolutionary Guard.<p>Heydar Aliyev Prospekti, a broad avenue in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, connects the airport to the city. The road is meant to highlight Baku’s …

Baku

The Future of the Department of Labor Under Trump

David Weil, an Obama appointee who headed up DOL's wage-and-hour division, reflects on the previous administration and assesses the early days of the current one.<p>The Trump administration has pledged to help “forgotten” Americans, especially those in the working class. The president has targeted …

U.S. Dept. of Labor

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<b>Voices—Insights & Opinions</b><p>Do Franchise Owners Really Own a Business?<p><b>Member</b> | Keith Miller | Jul 20 | Franchisee rights<p>Do franchise owners really own …

Small Business

Israel police to open corruption probe against Netanyahu, reports say

Israeli media have reported that police will open a criminal probe against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu next week. The Israeli leader is alleged …

The future is here: Drones are delivering Domino’s pizzas to customers

It’s a brave new world—for pizza.<p>For residents of the town of Whangaparaoa in New Zealand, Domino’s pizza is now just a short drone delivery away. The company announced today that it delivered its first pizzas to actual customers using drones, after testing the service out this summer.<p>To order a …

Customers

The 16 chains with the best free Wi-Fi, ranked

11 of the Best Presidential Debate Tweets

Twitter blew up after Monday’s presidential debate, with people from all sides of the political spectrum responding to both candidates’ comments and …

Donald Trump

This YouTube star makes $1,800 a month reviewing fast food

Sitting in his parent's living room in suburban New York, Youtube food reviewer "ReportOFTheWeek" skeptically eyes his newest subject: Burger King's Cheetos Chicken Fries.<p>"'Dangerously Cheesy?' No. 'Very cheesy?' No. 'Mildly cheesy?' Yes ... I would like to see more emphasis on the cheesiness and …

Arby'S

Review: Apple tees up the future with iPhone 7

M<p>y kid farts a lot. Farting — and eating — is pretty much all he does, actually, because he’s four weeks old. At this point he’s performing to expectations and we’re all very pleased here even though no adults in this house have slept longer than a couple of hours continuously in several weeks.<p>He’s …

George Soros: "The EU is heading for a disorderly disintegration"

Britain, I believe, had the best of all possible deals with the European Union, being a member of the common market without belonging to the euro and …

7-Eleven just made the first commercial delivery by drone

You may soon be able to order a Slurpee without having to leave your home. Drone startup Flirtey recently partnered with convenience store chain 7-Eleven to make the first commercial delivery to a private residence in Reno, Nevada earlier this month.<p>The delivery took place on July 11th when Flirtey …

Drones

I got to study under a professional photojournalist. Here’s what he taught me about honing your craft.

<i>All photos by Carin Hall</i><p>ON A RECENT TRIP to Cambodia, I had the privilege of studying under the mentorship of the well-regarded photojournalist, …

KFC, Apple in China hit by South China Sea spat

BEIJING (AP) — To the challenges facing KFC and Apple in China, add a surprise backlash from Beijing's spat with the Philippines over the South China …

Trump Boom Or Trump Bubble?

Don’t expect his numbers to fade — until his media coverage does.<p>The Republican debate on Tuesday night in Las Vegas will offer Republican …

HTC 10 is shown from all sides in leaked promo video

Can't wait for tomorrow's unveiling of HTC's upcoming flagship? A leaked promotional video (below) will give you a very good look at the HTC 10 in …

Scientists have found a way to recycle sunlight, and it could cause a solar-power revolution

The world of solar cells could be on the cusp of a revolution, as researchers seek to boost efficiency by harnessing the power to recycle light.<p>A new study, published Thursday in the journal Science, considers the properties of hybrid lead halide perovskites, a group of materials already making …

Clean Energy

The Obama Doctrine

The U.S. president talks through his hardest decisions about America’s role in the world.<p>Friday, August 30, 2013, the day the feckless Barack Obama brought to a premature end America’s reign as the world’s sole indispensable superpower—or, alternatively, the day the sagacious Barack Obama peered …

National Security

Brazilian Prosecutor Indicts McDonald’s, Opens Criminal Probe

Photo by BerlinRosen, public relations firm for SEIUSAO PAULO, Brazil – As the fight against McDonald's intensify across the globe, a federal …

Cramer: The shake-out in restaurants has begun

Jim Cramer thinks a great restaurant shake-out has begun.<p>"We are seeing some restaurant names pull away from the pack the way racehorses separate …

The Republican Party Is Shattering

Stop Trump? Unite behind him? No matter the outcome, nothing will ever be the same.<p>I’m interested in where we are. I think we are seeing a great political party shatter before our eyes. I’m not sure I see a way around or through. I said so on TV the other night and got a lot of responses on social …

Republicans

Underwater Photographer of the Year 2016, in pictures - Telegraph

America Is Still Losing at Skyscrapers

If you think those 1,200-foot beanpoles going up in midtown are impressive, you should see what’s sprouting in Shanghai. According to a new report …