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McDonald's to mandate anti-harassment training worldwide

McDonald’s will mandate worker training to combat harassment, discrimination and violence in its restaurants worldwide starting next year, the company said Wednesday. The training re...

Walmart eyes local companies as McDonald's exits some stores

As McDonald's works on closing some of its locations within Walmart stores, the retailer is looking to put local businesses and others into place. McDonald's has gradually been closi...

Stanford holds off Arizona 54-53 to win women's NCAA title

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Haley Jones scored 17 points and Stanford beat Arizona 54-53, giving the Cardinal and coach Tara VanDerveer their first national championship in 29 years on Sunday night. ...

Beard goes home to try to get Texas where he took Texas Tech

Chris Beard insists that it was the most difficult decision in his life to return to his alma mater at Texas after a successful, five-season run at Big 12 rival Texas Tech that included an overtime lo...

Florida loses another as Scottie Lewis opts for NBA draft

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Guard Scottie Lewis became the sixth player to leave Florida's basketball program in a little more than a week when he declared for the NBA draft Thursday night. ...

Ex-CEO ordered to respond to McDonald's information requests

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge has rejected a request by former McDonald’s Corp. CEO Stephen Easterbrook to limit initial information sharing in a lawsuit in which the company claims he lied abou...

Oregon St's Tinkle looks to daughter for Sweet 16 advice

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Oregon State coach Wayne Tinkle has never been to this point in the NCAA Tournament before, not as a player for Montana in the 1980s, as an assistant and head coach of the Grizzlie...

Arizona women in 1st Sweet 16 since '98 after win over BYU

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Aari McDonald had 17 points with 11 rebounds and Arizona outlasted BYU 52-46 on Wednesday night, advancing to the Sweet 16 of the women's NCAA Tournament for the first time since co...

NBA prospect Evan Mobley leads USC into March Madness

An opposing guard blows through the lane and launches a layup. Not so fast. Evan Mobley comes in from the weak side, intent on blocking the shot. The 7-footer rises up and swats awa...

Former worker gets new trial in fake-gun McDonald's stickup

A man convicted of using a fake gun to try robbing a McDonald’s restaurant where he once worked has been granted a new trial. In a unanimous ruling, New Jersey’s Supreme Court held t...

Workers worry about safety, stress as states ease mask rules

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Leo Carney worries that bigger crowds and mask-less diners could endanger workers at the Biloxi, Mississippi, seafood restaurant where he manages the kitchen. Maribel Corne...

33 years later, Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall return to Zamunda

NEW YORK (AP) — When Eddie Murphy made the original “Coming to America,” he was, almost indisputably, the funniest man in America. Murphy was at the very height of his fame, coming ...

Costco to raise starting hourly wage to $16; end hazard pay

NEW YORK (AP) — Costco will increase its starting wage to $16 an hour, surpassing most of its main competitors at a time when efforts to raise the minimum wage gain traction in the U.S. ...

McPlant and more: Beyond Meat inks McDonald's, Yum deals

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Plant-based food company Beyond Meat will be partnering with several major fast-food chains in the coming years to expand offerings that could eventually include plant-based ...

Arkansas officer expected to fully recover after shooting

LONOKE, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas police officer who was shot multiple times during a confrontation at a fast-food restaurant with a man suspected of kidnapping a 14-year-old North Carolina girl is expe...