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Taco Bell to roll out $1 nacho fries

Taco Bell has made its next move in the dollar menu wars

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Montreal Journal: Calling Poutine ‘Canadian’ Gives Some in Quebec Indigestion

A culture war over French fries, cheese curds and brown gravy grips Quebec.

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Zimbabwe military says calm transition is underway

Down the road from a fast-food joint serving peri-peri burgers and fries, three soldiers perch themselves on top of an armored personnel carrier to watch traffic.

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Rep. Jeffries: Trump a 'racial arsonist'

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries says that Donald Trump's response to the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, led many Americans "to conclude that the President of the United States chose to pull the sheets off and reveal himself."

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Lawmaker: Trump pulled the sheets off

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) alleges that after President Trump's response to the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, he "pulled the sheets off and revealed himself."

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Save our fries! Belgians say EU spares national dish

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium's national dish, the deep fried potato sticks that much of the English-speaking world gallingly calls "French fries", has been saved.

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Facebook killer was spotted by McDonald's workers

The order came through the McDonald's drive-thru window in Harborcreek Township, Pennsylvania: Chicken McNuggets and a side of fries.

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Suspect told he had to wait for his fries

A McDonald's franchise owner describes how one of his employees recognized Steve Stephens, the Cleveland murder suspect who posted video of the slaying on Facebook, which led police on a chase before Stephens took his own life.

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Encounters: Andrew McCarthy’s Newest Role: Young Adult Novelist

A burger and fries with a longtime New Yorker whose son is working on a movie with his dad’s “Pretty in Pink” co-star, Molly Ringwald.

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McDonald's best menu picks, by a nutritionist

When you hear the name "McDonald's," a few things may come to mind: fast food, a Happy Meal, a Big Mac, Ronald McDonald or even shoestring fries. These days, though, the "M" that makes up the golden arches might as well stand for "menu changes."

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‘The Founder’: Burgers, Fries and a Couple of Wiseguys

Nick Offerman and John Carroll Lynch play the McDonald brothers in a new film about the rise of the fast-food giant and Ray Kroc.

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Shake Shack names first COO; says CFO to retire

(Reuters) - Shake Shack Inc , known for its indulgent hamburgers, crinkle-cut fries and frozen custard shakes, named company veteran Zach Koff as its first chief operating officer, and said Chief Financial Officer Jeff Uttz will retire.

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Eat: On Your Way to Your New Year’s Self

Steak tartare and pommes Anna are an elegant twist on cheeseburger and fries.

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Dutch destroy 63,000 hens in response to bird flu outbreak

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch authorities ordered the destruction of 63,000 broiler hens on Tuesday after bird flu was identified at a poultry farm in the northern province of Friesland, the country's fourth outbreak so far this winter.

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UPDATE 2-Shake Shack profit more than doubles, shares jump

Nov 9 (Reuters) - Shake Shack Inc, known for indulgent hamburgers, crinkle-cut fries and frozen custard shakes, said on Wednesday its quarterly profit more than doubled and raised its 2016 revenue forecast, sending its shares up more than 9 percent.

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UPDATE 1-Shake Shack quarterly profit more than doubles, shares soar

Nov 9 (Reuters) - Shake Shack Inc, known for indulgent antibiotic-free hamburgers, crinkle-cut fries and frozen custard shakes, said on Wednesday its quarterly profit more than doubled and raised its...

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Shake Shack quarterly profit more than doubles

Nov 9 (Reuters) - Shake Shack Inc, known for indulgent antibiotic-free hamburgers, crinkle-cut fries and frozen custard shakes, on Wednesday said profits more than doubled, sending shares up 8.1 percent in extended trading.

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McDonald's offers Halloween choco-pumpkin fries in Japan

TOKYO (Reuters) - For those who can't get enough of pumpkin-flavored treats during Halloween, McDonald's Japan is offering french fries covered in pumpkin and chocolate sauce.

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BRIEF-Empire Life appoints Ron Friesen as chief financial officer

* Empire Life appoints Ron Friesen as chief financial officer

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The Whopperito: BK's newest food fusion

Burger King has unveiled a Tex-Mex themed burger wrapped in a tortilla. This is the company that also brought us Chicken Fries and Mac n' Cheetos. But guess what? It's working. Shares of Burger King parent company QSR are on fire.

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Shake Shack restaurant sales disappoint, stock drops

(Reuters) - Shake Shack Inc , known for indulgent antibiotic-free hamburgers, crinkle-cut fries and frozen custard shakes, on Wednesday reported a weaker-than-expected rise in quarterly sales at established restaurants.

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Donald Trump’s Diet: He’ll Have Fries With That

Mr. Trump, a man of simple culinary tastes, is hoping to become the nation’s fast food president.

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BRIEF-Lifelock says Douglas Jeffries to assume the role of CFO

* Says Douglas Jeffries will assume the role of CFO in addition to his role as CAO, replacing Chris Power Source: (http://bit.ly/2ajG58X ) Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1 646 223 8780)

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BUZZ-These small and mid-cap stocks may be winners:Jeffries

** A screening by Jefferies Group of the newly-reconstituted Russell 2000 and Russell Midcap indexes found 26 companies it said may beat earnings expectations for their most recent quarter or see an upward revision in expectations, and seven stocks that may miss or see downward revisions over the new few weeks.

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Is this the world's most handsome horse?

Meet Frederik the Great, a Friesian stallion whose lustrous mane has captivated the Internet and drawn comparisons to superstar model Fabio.Sponsored: Drivers With No Tickets In 3 Years Read This Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try this.

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'McDonald's Diet' brand ambassador dropped from schools: company

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The former Iowa science teacher and McDonald's Corp "brand ambassador," who preached the virtues of walking and near-daily french fries in presentations to youth, is no longer visiting U.S. schools, the fast-food chain said on Friday.

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'McDonald's Diet' brand ambassador dropped from schools -company

LOS ANGELES, May 13 (Reuters) - The former Iowa science teacher and McDonald's Corp "brand ambassador," who preached the virtues of walking and near-daily french fries in presentations to youth, is no longer visiting U.S. schools, the fast-food chain said on Friday.

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BRIEF-Liberty Global PLC - CEO's 2015 total comepnsation was $27.7 mln

* Ceo Michael T. Fries' 2015 total comepnsation was $27.7 million versus $112.2 million in 2014 - SEC filing

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Barry Callebaut finishes buying FrieslandCampina Kievit's vending ops

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss chocolate producer Barry Callebaut has completed its acquisition of FrieslandCampina Kievit's vending activities, the Swiss company said on Wednesday.

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UPDATE 1-Burger King/Tim Hortons owner posts fourth-quarter profit

Feb 16 (Reuters) - Restaurant Brands International Inc , the owner of Burger King and Tim Hortons, reported a fourth-quarter profit, compared with a loss a year earlier, helped by strong demand for products such as Nutella pockets, grilled wraps and chicken fries.

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Burger King/Tim Hortons owner posts fourth-quarter profit

Feb 16 (Reuters) - Restaurant Brands International Inc , the owner of Burger King and Tim Hortons, posted a fourth-quarter profit, compared with year-ago loss, on strong demand for products such as Nutella pockets, grilled wraps and chicken fries.

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Do you want fries with that? Man charged with throwing alligator into fast food restaurant

(Reuters) - A Florida fast food restaurant got a customer it wasn't expecting when a live alligator was tossed through a drive-thru window by a patron.

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MOVES-Wells Fargo unit names co-heads of loan syndications and high yield debt capital markets

Sept 28 (Reuters) - Wells Fargo Securities, the investment banking and capital markets unit of Wells Fargo & Co, appointed Jim Jeffries and Gary Wolfe as co-heads of the loan syndications and high yield debt capital markets group.

New York City nytimes.com

Hakeem Jeffries for New York Mayor? Some Democrats Say Yes, but He Hesitates

Mr. Jeffries, a second-term congressman, has emerged as a powerful magnet for Mayor Bill de Blasio’s opponents and possibly, if Mr. Jeffries changes his mind, a genuine threat to his re-election.

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UPDATE 1-Shake Shack shares jump after profit and sales beat consensus

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Hamburger chain Shake Shack Inc, known for its indulgent hormone- and antibiotic-free burgers, rich shakes and crinkle-cut french fries, on Monday reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales, sending its shares up 8 percent in after-hours trading.

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Shake Shack shares jump after profit and sales beat consensus

(Reuters) - Hamburger chain Shake Shack Inc , known for its indulgent hormone- and antibiotic-free burgers, rich shakes and crinkle-cut french fries, on Monday reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales, sending its shares up almost 8 percent.

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Regulars at a Manhattan McDonald’s Aren’t There for the Fries

At the McDonald’s restaurant on Eighth Avenue between 34th and 35th Streets, tourists sit amid drug addicts looking for a fix or nodding out at tables.

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'Finch' fries, 'Boo' burgers as Harper Lee's hometown greets new novel

MONROEVILLE, Alabama (Reuters) - In the southern hometown of author Harper Lee, a freight truck unloaded the first of 7,000 copies of “Go Set a Watchman” at a small bookshop just ahead of midnight, minutes before Tuesday's release of Lee’s first published novel in 55 years.

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Dutch dairy firm boosts stocks in Greece, expects hoarding

AMSTERDAM, June 29 (Reuters) - FrieslandCampina, one of Europe's biggest dairy companies, has boosted its stocks of condensed milk and infant formula in Greece in anticipation of stockpiling by consumers, a company spokesman said on Monday.

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McDonald's fries supplier fined in China for water pollution

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Beijing authorities have fined U.S.-based J.R. Simplot's China processing unit, which supplies frozen french fries to McDonald's Corp, 3.92 million yuan ($632,370) for water pollution, state media and Simplot said.

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UPDATE 1-McDonald's fries supplier fined in China for water pollution

SHANGHAI, April 30 (Reuters) - Beijing authorities have fined U.S.-based J.R. Simplot's China processing unit, which supplies frozen french fries to McDonald's Corp, 3.92 million yuan ($632,370) for water pollution, state media and Simplot said.

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CORRECTED-JV of McDonald's fries supplier fined in China for water pollution - Xinhua

SHANGHAI, April 29 (Reuters) - A Chinese joint venture of U.S.-based J.R. Simplot, which supplies frozen french fries to McDonald's Corp, was fined 3.92 million yuan ($632,370) on Wednesday by the Beijing city government for water pollution, the official Xinhua news agency reported.

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JV of McDonald's fries supplier fined in China for water pollution: Xinhua

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A Chinese joint venture of U.S.-based J.R. Simplot, which supplies frozen french fries to McDonald's Corp, was fined 3.92 million yuan ($632,370) on Wednesday by the Beijing city government for water pollution, the official Xinhua news agency reported.

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JV of McDonald's fries supplier fined in China for water pollution - Xinhua

SHANGHAI, April 29 (Reuters) - A Chinese joint venture of U.S.-based J.R. Simplot, which supplies frozen french fries to McDonald's Corp, was fined 3.92 million yuan ($632,370) on Wednesday by the Beijing city government for water pollution, the official Xinhua news agency reported.

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Restaurant Stocks: McDonald’s No Longer King in Stock Market Sector

Admittedly, McDonalds Corporation (NYSE/MCD) was somewhat of a staple in my diet growing up as a teenager. I couldn’t get enough of those golden fries and loved the taste of the “Big Mac.” But that was then; today, I’m no ... Read MoreThis article Restaurant Stocks: McDonald’s No Longer King in Stock Market Sector originally published at Daily Gains Letter by George Leong.

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Dutch dairy cooperative FrieslandCampina hit by Russian boycott

AMSTERDAM, March 12 (Reuters) - Geopolitical tensions, including the Russian boycott of Western agricultural produce, hit adjusted profit at Dutch dairy cooperative FrieslandCampina in 2014 and the company predicted a similarly uncertain outlook for this year.

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Investor Mints' O1 vehicle eyes Immofinanz stake-Die Presse

VIENNA, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Russian investor Boris Mints' O1 vehicle may take a stake in Austrian property group Immofinanz , newspaper Die Presse reported on Tuesday, adding it had approached shareholder Rudolf Fries about buying his group's 6.5 percent stake.

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DealBook: Liberty Global, Becoming a Big Fish, Risks Attracting the Eye of a Shark

Michael T. Fries, Liberty Global’s chief executive, sees himself as an underdog taking on entrenched European telecommunications giants, a strategy that has been so successful that the company is reported to be a takeover target.

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CORRECTED-McDonald's India cuts salt, calories in burgers and fries

MUMBAI, Feb 10 (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp is cutting the amount of calories and salt on its Indian menu as it fights to hold on to customers in a rapidly growing developing market where newer,...

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McDonald's India cuts salt, calories in burgers and fries

MUMBAI, Feb 10 (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp is cutting the amount of calories and salt on its Indian menu as it fights to hold on to customers in a rapidly growing developing market where newer, healthier fast-food options are just starting to catch on.

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UPDATE 1-McDonald's Japan posts first operating loss since 2001 listing

TOKYO, Feb 5 (Reuters) - The Japanese unit of McDonald's Corp posted its first annual operating loss since going public in 2001 with sales battered by a food safety scandal and a shortage of french fries.

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McDonald's Japan posts first operating loss since 2001 listing

TOKYO, Feb 5 (Reuters) - The Japanese unit of McDonald's Corp posted its first annual operating loss since since going public in 2001, battered by a string of food safety scandals and a shortage of french fries.

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UPDATE 1-McDonald's franchisees to new CEO: back-to-basics, fast

LOS ANGELES, Jan 30 (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp franchisees have an urgent order for the fast-food giant's new CEO - get back-to-basics. In interviews, franchisees and advisors to restaurant owners say they hope the new chief will shrink its huge menu to concentrate on burgers and fries.

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CORRECTED (OFFICIAL)-McDonald's franchisees to new CEO: back-to-basics, fast

LOS ANGELES, Jan 30 (Reuters) - McDonald's franchisees have a fast order for the fast food giant's new CEO - get back to basics. In interviews franchisees and advisors to restaurant owners say they hope the new chief will clean up a huge menu to focus on burgers and fries.

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RPT-McDonald's franchisees to new CEO: back-to-basics, fast

LOS ANGELES, Jan 30 (Reuters) - McDonald's franchisees have a fast order for the fast food giant's new CEO - get back to basics. In interviews franchisees and advisors to restaurant owners say they hope the new chief will clean up a huge menu to focus on burgers and fries.

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McDonald's franchisees to new CEO: back-to-basics, fast

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - McDonald's franchisees have a fast order for the fast food giant's new CEO - get back to basics. In interviews franchisees and advisors to restaurant owners say they hope the new chief will clean up a huge menu to focus on burgers and fries.

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McDonald's Japan sales slide 21 pct in December on fries shortage

TOKYO, Jan 9 (Reuters) - The operator of McDonald's in Japan said on Friday that same-store sales plunged 21 percent in December from a year earlier after it was hit by a shortage of french fries.

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McDonald's Japan apologizes after tooth, plastic found in food

TOKYO (Reuters) - McDonald's Japan has apologized to customers and vowed to ensure product safety after objects including a tooth and plastic were found recently in its food, the latest trouble for a fast-food chain hit by sliding sales and a shortage of french fries.

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McDonald's Japan apologises after tooth, plastic found in food

TOKYO (Reuters) - McDonald's Japan has apologised to customers and vowed to ensure product safety after objects including a tooth and plastic were found recently in its food, the latest trouble for a fast-food chain hit by sliding sales and a shortage of french fries.

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Venezuelans not 'lovin' it' as McDonald's fries go scarce

CARACAS, Jan 6 (Reuters) - Venezuelan fast-food lovers are mourning the disappearance of McDonald's golden staple: the french fry.

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Abercrombie settlement wins court approval after earlier rejection

Dec 30 (Reuters) - A federal judge on Tuesday approved a revised settlement of a lawsuit challenging former Abercrombie & Fitch Co Chief Executive Michael Jeffries' pay, three months after rejecting a version that appeared to offer few benefits and release too many potential claims.

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McDonald's fries back on the menu in all sizes in Japan

TOKYO, Dec 26 (Reuters) - McDonald's customers in Japan will be able to order french fries in all sizes again from next month, after the fast-food chain limited sales to small servings because of import delays.

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Politician pelted with fries and mayo

After activists attacked him with mayonnaise and fries, Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel shed his coat and carried on.

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Belgian PM shrugs off fries-and-mayo attack

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Anti-austerity protesters got close enough to Belgium's prime minister on Monday to splatter him with a helping of the national dish - fries and mayo.

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Canada West Coast ports offer little relief from U.S. delays

VANCOUVER, Dec 16 (Reuters) - The gridlock at U.S. West Coast ports that has forced McDonald's to ration French fries at its Japanese restaurants and interrupted supplies to retailers such as Lululemon is unlikely to be alleviated by routing cargoes through Canada, whose Pacific ports face their own problems.

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McDonald's Japan rations fries as U.S. West Coast port dispute drags on

TOKYO, Dec 16 (Reuters) - McDonald's Holdings Co (Japan) Ltd has embarked on the emergency measure of only offering small-sized french fries to customers as a protracted labour dispute at U.S. West Coast ports has contributed to long delays in imports.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. West Coast port backups delay apparel, bobbleheads, french fries

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U.S. West Coast port backups delay apparel, bobbleheads, french fries

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Crippling cargo backups at U.S. West Coast ports stretched into a third month amid industry reports on Thursday of prolonged shipment delays for goods ranging from yoga apparel and rice to NBA bobblehead collectibles and frozen french fries.

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Abercrombie CEO Jeffries steps down as company seeks new look

(Reuters) - Abercrombie & Fitch Co Chief Executive Michael Jeffries, who transformed the teen apparel retailer from a drab sports brand into a fashion icon before running afoul of shoppers and investors, has stepped down after over two decades at the helm.

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UPDATE 2-Abercrombie CEO Jeffries steps down as company seeks new look

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UPDATE 1-Abercrombie CEO Jeffries to retire after two decades at helm

Dec 9 (Reuters) - Abercrombie & Fitch Co's controversial Chief Executive Michael Jeffries will retire with immediate effect, capping more than two decades of being at the helm of the teen apparel...

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Abercrombie CEO Michael Jeffries to retire

Dec 9 (Reuters) - Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co said Chief Executive Michael Jeffries would retire effective immediately, and its shares rose 6.8 percent in premarket trading.

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Exclusive: U.S. FDA prices 'lost pleasure' of junk food into calorie count rule

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. health regulators estimate that consumers will suffer up to $5.27 billion in "lost pleasure" over 20 years when calorie counts on restaurant menus discourage people from ordering french fries, brownies and other high-calorie favorites.

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Belgium seeks to have potato fries declared cultural heritage

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - There are few things people agree on in linguistically divided Belgium, but an effort to get Belgian potato fries recognized as global cultural heritage and put it on a par with Peking opera and the Argentinian tango may get unequivocal support.

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Burger King's N America comparable sales growth best in 2 years

Nov 4 (Reuters) - Burger King Worldwide Inc reported its highest quarterly growth in North America same-restaurant sales in two years, driven by the reintroduction of Chicken Fries and strong sales of the BBQ Bacon Whopper burger.

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Judge rejects settlement over Abercrombie & Fitch CEO pay

Sept 29 (Reuters) - A federal judge rejected a settlement of a lawsuit challenging longtime Abercrombie & Fitch Co Chief Executive Michael Jeffries' pay, saying it offered little benefit to shareholders despite "serious" allegations of wrongdoing.

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Abercrombie resolves CEO pay lawsuit, to tighten governance

(Reuters) - Abercrombie & Fitch Co's board agreed to make governance changes to resolve a lawsuit objecting to its awarding longtime Chief Executive Officer Michael Jeffries more than $140 million of compensation since 2007.

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FrieslandCampina buys Ivory Coast dairy business from Olam

AMSTERDAM, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Dutch farming cooperative Royal FrieslandCampina, one of the five largest dairy companies in the world, said on Monday it will buy the Ivory Coast dairy businesses of Singapore's Olam International.

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Giant ketchup bottle up for sale in southern Illinois

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Want a giant historic order of fries with that?

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Maryland fast-food customer gets a bag of pot with her fries

(Reuters) - A Maryland woman who ordered a meal at a Sonic Corp fast-food restaurant got something extra with her French fries - a bag of marijuana.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. fast-food chain Del Taco explores sale -sources

NEW YORK, June 25 (Reuters) - U.S. fast-food chain Del Taco, which specializes in Mexican cuisine as well as American favorites like burgers and fries, is in the early stages of exploring a sale that could fetch more than $500 million, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

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U.S. fast-food chain Del Taco explores sale -sources

NEW YORK, June 25 (Reuters) - U.S. fast-food chain Del Taco, which specializes in Mexican cuisine as well as American favorites like burgers and fries, is in the early stages of exploring a sale that could fetch more than $500 million, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

Investment Strategy dailygainsletter.com

Cashing In on America’s Obesity Epidemic

I would be the first to admit that on occasion, I have a craving for donuts, fries, and junk food. Luckily, it’s not that often, and I manage to stick to a fitness program. Yet overindulgence and rising obesity levels ... Read MoreThis article Cashing In on America’s Obesity Epidemic originally published at Daily Gains Letter by George Leong.

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Herb Jeffries, Singing Star of Black Cowboy Films, Dies at 100

Mr. Jeffries sang with Duke Ellington and starred in early black westerns using a nickname that evoked his malleable racial identity.

Whole Foods Market Inc|WFM|NASDAQ nytimes.com

Newark Voters Choosing Successor to Cory Booker

The mayoral race between Ras Baraka and Shavar Jeffries, both Democrats, has been a relentlessly negative affair.

Newark (NJ) nytimes.com

Gotham: As Newark Fights Many Woes, Mayoral Candidates Take Jabs at Each Other

Ras Baraka and Shavar Jeffries are busy casting aspersions on each other as they compete to lead a city with an assortment of troubles.

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INDIA PRESS-FrieslandCampina in talks to buy 60-75 pct stake in Parag Milk - Economic Times

Note: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy. (Compiled by Aby Jose Koilparambil in Bangalore)

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Newark Mayoral Race Seen as Referendum on Booker

The contest to follow Cory A. Booker, now a senator, pits the radical poet Amiri Baraka’s son Ras against Shavar Jeffries, a law professor.

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Lawyers for ex-Jefferies trader go on offensive at fraud trial

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Feb 27 (Reuters) - Lawyers defending Jesse Litvak at the former Jeffries Group Inc trader's federal fraud trial on Thursday accused the firm of firing him and then helping prosecutors out of concern that it might otherwise lose a major client.

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Barack and Francois in show of 'bonhomie' at White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - There were no "freedom fries" or any other remembrances from strained Franco-American ties in the past. Instead, it was dry-aged beef and plenty of "bonhomie" as President Barack Obama gave a lavish welcome to French President Francois Hollande.

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Barack and Francois display chumminess at White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - There were no "freedom fries" or any other remembrances from strained Franco-American ties in the past. Instead, it was dry-aged beef and plenty of bonhomie as President Barack Obama gave a lavish welcome to French President Francois Hollande.

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Barack and Francois take center stage at White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - There were no "freedom fries" or any other remembrances from strained Franco-American ties in the past. Instead, it was dry-aged beef and plenty of bonhomie as President Barack Obama gave a lavish welcome to French President Francois Hollande.

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Weekend cheating might help dieters succeed

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Go ahead and eat a few French fries or a couple of bites of chocolate cake - as long as it's the weekend, when diets tend to fall by the wayside only to be resumed on Monday morning, a new study suggests.

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UPDATE 3-Struggling Abercrombie strips CEO Jeffries of chairman role

Jan 28 (Reuters) - Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co stripped Chief Executive Mike Jeffries of his chairman duties, bowing to investor pressure to reduce his control over the struggling company.

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UPDATE 2-Struggling Abercrombie strips CEO Jeffries of chairman role

Jan 28 (Reuters) - Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co stripped Chief Executive Mike Jeffries of his chairman duties, bowing to investor pressure to reduce his control over the struggling...

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UPDATE 1-Abercrombie splits CEO, chairman roles; drops poison pill

Jan 28 (Reuters) - Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co stripped Chief Executive Mike Jeffries of his chairman duties and abandoned a plan aimed at blocking hostile buyout bids.

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Abercrombie rejects shareholder call; extends CEO contract

(Reuters) - Struggling teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co said it will extend Chief Executive Mike Jeffries contract by a year, days after a shareholder urged the company to replace him.

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Abercrombie shareholder wants CEO replaced or company sold

(Reuters) - An Abercrombie & Fitch Co shareholder urged the teen apparel retailer to replace Chief Executive Mike Jeffries after his contract expires in February, failing which the company should consider selling itself.

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UPDATE 2-Abercrombie shareholder wants CEO replaced or company sold

Dec 3 (Reuters) - An Abercrombie & Fitch Co shareholder urged the teen apparel retailer to replace Chief Executive Mike Jeffries after his contract expires in February, failing which the company...

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UPDATE 1-Abercrombie shareholder wants CEO replaced or company sold

Dec 3 (Reuters) - An Abercrombie & Fitch Co shareholder urged the teen apparel retailer to replace Chief Executive Mike Jeffries after his contract expires in February, failing which the company should look to sell itself.