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McDonald's: Happy Meal Senior

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Swan Island’s riverfront is a fun place to explore, just be careful getting there

Great views of Northwest Portland and Forest Park from the beach on Swan Island.(Photos by Jonathan Maus/BikePortland) With so many people hopping on bikes these days, there’s a growing demand for fun and safe places to ride them. This is the first of a series of mini-guides that will introduce (or re-introduce) you to some of Portland’s best cycling destinations. Swan Island. Sounds dreamy doesn’t it? Almost tropical. This little patch of land just two miles (as a crow flies) from the tre...
Tags: Google, Sport, Front Page, Cycling, Portland, Alberta, Daimler, Charles Lindbergh, Concord, McDonald, Lloyd, Washington County, St Johns, Cully, Lindbergh, Willamette River

Unions plan ‘Strike for Black Lives’ walkout to highlight racism

By Aaron Morrison, The Associated Press A national coalition of labor unions, along with racial and social justice organizations, will stage a mass walkout from work this month, as part of an ongoing reckoning on systemic racism and police brutality in the U.S. Dubbed the “Strike for Black Lives,” tens of thousands of fast food, ride-share, nursing home and airport workers in more than 25 cities are expected to walk off the job July 20 for about eight minutes — the amount of time prosecutors say...
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McDonald’s Canada Promotions: Get a Big Mac, 6-Piece Chicken McNuggets, McChicken, or Filet-O-Fish for $4.99 each!

McDonald’s Canada has a great promotion available now. Your faves, now just $4.99 each plus tax! Enjoy a Big Mac, 6-Piece Chicken McNuggets, McChicken, or Filet-O-Fish for $4.99 each. Click here to find McDonald’s near you.
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In Sweden, the McDonald’s Happy Meal Isn’t Just for Kids Anymore

Among the most vulnerable in the pandemic, the elderly population has been more isolated during lockdown. While ensuring safety and following advice from medical professionals and government entities, one unfortunate byproduct of quarantine is not interacting with family, especially grandchildren. In Sweden, McDonald's and agency Nord DDB flipped the script on the brand's iconic Happy...
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McDonald's: Graduation 2020

In June, Italian high school seniors were about to face the final exams before graduation. On the occasion, McDonald’s Italy delivered a social campaign targeted to students who were cramming for finals – and needed a tasty break when hunger began to be felt. ...
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Burger King Finland turns McDonald's locations into their own takeaway restaurants

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Dozens Of Lobbyists With Ties To Trump Secure Billions In Federal Coronavirus Aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — Forty lobbyists with ties to President Donald Trump helped clients secure more than $10 billion in federal coronavirus aid, among them five former administration officials whose work potentially violates Trump’s own ethics policy, according to a report. The lobbyists identified Monday by the watchdog group Public Citizen either worked in the Trump executive branch, served on his campaign, were part of the committee that raised money for inaugural festivities or were part of his...
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Second round of Alberta's COVID-19 mask distribution begins next week

A provincial program giving non-medical masks to Albertans through drive-thrus is set to resume on July 13.In June, 20 million masks were distributed through restaurants, municipalities, and long-term care facilities as well as First Nations and Métis settlements, according to a Sunday morning news release from the province.The province said the second round will distribute another 20 million masks. About 600 A&W, McDonald's and Tim Hortons locations across Alberta took part in the program ...
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State Enters July 4th Weekend With Many Beaches Closed

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California headed into the Fourth of July weekend Friday under classic sunny summer skies and new health orders that temporarily put many popular beaches off-limits and canceled fireworks shows in an effort to prevent runaway coronavirus infections. A few surfers were in the water off Los Angeles’ famed Venice Beach and a few dozen people strolled the boardwalk or shoreline, but the normal Independence Day throngs were missing from the long expanse of sparkling sand. “This is ...
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Fashion retailers confront consumer shifts amid 'long slow ramp' to new normal

TORONTO — COVID-19 has slammed Canada’s fashion sector like a hurricane, causing serious damage and likely leaving a few casualties in its wake.The mass closing of malls and offices along with the cancellation of celebrations and big events has been devastating, says the head of Harry Rosen, one of the country’s leading men's clothing retailers."We're surviving," said company chairman and CEO Larry Rosen, adding that online orders have surged almost 500 per cent."It's been very, v...
Tags: Business, News, Toronto, Canada, Vancouver, Zara, Montreal, Hall, Hudson, Bay, Lululemon, McDonald, The Canadian Press, Winder, Roach, Rosen

Arizona, California, North Carolina, Tennessee and Texas reported a record number of new coronavirus cases Wednesday

• Analysis: Trump's anti-mask crusade is coming back to bite him • Opinion: Dr. Fauci's wake-up call to my med school class • McDonald's hits pause on reopening dining rooms as coronavirus cases rise
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As US cases soar, health officials are urging Americans to limit festivities this holiday weekend to avoid clusters of outbreaks

• Analysis: Trump's anti-mask crusade is coming back to bite him • Opinion: Dr. Fauci's wake-up call to my med school class • McDonald's hits pause on reopening dining rooms as coronavirus cases rise
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Jeff Bezos' fortune just surpassed $171 billion. Here's how he built Amazon into a $1.4 trillion company and became the world's richest man. (AMZN)

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' net worth just reached a new high of $171.6 billion. Bezos founded Amazon in 1995. The company has since grown to one of the most valuable, powerful companies on the planet. Bezos has gone from a New York hedge-funder to the richest man in the world, but in the process, he's weathered a high-profile divorce and hacking scandal, faced antitrust scrutiny from lawmakers, and everything in between.  These days, Bezos is focused on making Amazon more climate-friendly, growing...
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US hits another bleak coronavirus milestone

• Analysis: Trump's anti-mask crusade is coming back to bite him • Opinion: Dr. Fauci's wake-up call to my med school class • McDonald's hits pause on reopening dining rooms as coronavirus cases rise
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McDonald's: Hungry Houses

When even your house craves for a burger it’s time for McDonald’s delivery. To communicate this service we turned house facades into hungry houses and reminded people how easy it is to enjoy your beloved burgers and fries at home – especially in times where you weren’t able to visit a restaurant. ...
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The US sets a single-day record for new Covid-19 cases

• Analysis: Trump's anti-mask crusade is coming back to bite him • Opinion: Dr. Fauci's wake-up call to my med school class • McDonald's hits pause on reopening dining rooms as coronavirus cases rise
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McDonald's hits pause on reopening dining rooms as coronavirus cases rise

McDonald's is hitting pause on its plan to reopen its dining rooms for three weeks as states across the country block restaurants from reopening because of rising cases of Covid-19.
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U.S. adds 4.8 million jobs as unemployment falls to 11.1%

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added a substantial 4.8 million jobs in June, and the unemployment rate fell to 11.1%, as the job market improved for a second straight month yet still remained far short of regaining the colossal losses it suffered this spring. The nation has now recovered roughly one-third of the 22 million jobs it lost to the pandemic recession. And with confirmed coronavirus cases spiking across the Sun Belt states, a range of evidence suggests that a job ma...
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McDonald’s halts new dine-in restaurant service across U.S.

As cases surge, businesses are rethinking their reopening plans.
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McDonald’s plan to reopen dining rooms on hold as COVID-19 cases surge in parts of U.S.

The Chicago-based fast food giant said it will pause planned reopenings of its dining rooms for 21 days.
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Location data startup Bluedot raises $9.1M

Bluedot, a geofencing and location data startup used by companies like Dunkin’, KFC and McDonald’s, is announcing that it has raised $9.1 million in Series B funding. The San Francisco-headquartered company claims that its technology its 20 times more accurate than competing solutions — something that CEO Emil Davityan attributed to its roots in the toll road industry, where it needed to deliver “lane-level” accuracy. “Since then, we’ve delivered location-based solutions for retail, restaurants ...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, Mobile, Advertising Tech, Funding, San Francisco, Tech, McDonald, Transurban, Andreev, AutoTech Ventures, Alexei Andreev, Mighty Capital, Bluedot, Dunkin' KFC, Emil Davityan

Construction work begins on new McDonald's in Long Eaton - Nottinghamshire Live

Construction work begins on new McDonald's in Long Eaton   Nottinghamshire Live
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Franchising Doesn’t Have To Break The Bank

Depending on which franchise you look at, start-up costs can be daunting. Some of the most popular food chains have major requirements to be a franchisee, and it can be difficult for some to reach. After seeing some of the costs, you might think that opening a burger franchise is a bad choice, but it doesn’t have to be that way. They key to your success is finding and investing in the right franchise. Wayback Burgers is a fast-casual food chain, focusing on freshly made burgers, sandwiches and ...
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McDonald’s Canada Summer Drink Days: Fountain Drink Any Size, or a McCafé Iced Coffee for $1.00

McDonald’s Canada Summer Drink Days are Back!  Summer thirsty event is back at McDonald’s! Enjoy your favorite fountain drink, any size, or a McCafé iced coffee, medium size, only for $1.00. Enjoy Barbotine Minute Maid, medium size, iced Struck, small format, or fruit smoothie, small format, only for $2.00. Click here to find McDonald’s near you.
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REVIEW: Starbucks Impossible Breakfast Sandwich

What is the Starbucks Impossible Breakfast Sandwich? Starbucks has entered the plant-based sausage revolution with its new Impossible Breakfast Sandwich. How is it? Burger King’s reign on top was short, because one week after claiming the Impossible Croissan’wich was my favorite plant-based breakfast sandwich, Starbucks has already dethroned it. I’d put the new Starbucks Impossible Sausage on par with any breakfast meat – cow, pig, chicken, or plant – currently on a fast food menu. Right ou...
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Lululemon to Buy Mirror, a Fitness Start-Up, for $500 Million

The athleisure company’s first acquisition is a bet on the future of fitness and a way to further tie into the lives of its customers.
Tags: News, Mergers, Exercise, Calvin, Lululemon, McDonald, Putnam, Lululemon Athletica Inc, Brynn, Acquisitions and Divestitures, Mirror (Curiouser Products Inc

This new radar lets cars see around corners

Researchers at a US university have developed a new kind of radar which — when equipped with some AI wizardry — can help cars see round corners. Princeton university engineers have created a type of Doppler radar, typically used to catch speeding cars, that bounces radio waves off stationary objects to effectively “see” around corners. Coupled with algorithms that interpret how the radiowaves reflect off secondary objects, the radar can interpret moving objects that are out of human view. It kin...
Tags: Startups, Cars, US, Artificial Intelligence, Princeton, Shift, Loch Ness, McDonald, Neural

Coronavirus Update 6–29–2020: Judge hands McDonald’s a whopper of a rebuke for its COVID-19 response

A month ago I reported on a novel lawsuit filed against McDonald's Corporation in which the plaintiffs sought to have the fast-food conglomerate's alleged failure to comply with health guidance and provide PPE to its employees declared a public nuisance. Last week, the judge , concluding that they were likely to succeed on the merits of their claims. In so ruling, he concluded that the company fell short in its obligation to keep safe its employees and its customers. At issue in the cas...
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'Our generation's Berkshire Hathaway': Billionaire investor Chamath Palihapitiya is modeling his firm on Warren Buffett's company

Billionaire venture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya is modeling his Social Capital firm on Warren Buffett's company. "My ambition is to be our generation's Berkshire Hathaway," the Virgin Galactic chairman said in a recent Fortune interview. Palihapitiya expects to take Social Capital public and build a tech conglomerate. "It'll be a Berkshire, a holding company that, instead of holding Gillette and Coca-Cola and McDonald's, will hold technology businesses," he said. Visit Business Insider's h...
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