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Southern California McDonald's® Restaurants Kick Off The School Year With Free Breakfast For Students On September 9

 As students prepare for their first day of school across the Southland, Southern California McDonald's restaurants are helping kickstart their...

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Northern California And Northern Nevada McDonald's® Restaurants Kick Off The School Year With Free Breakfast For Students On September 9

 As students prepare for their first day of school, McDonald's restaurants in Northern California and Northern Nevada are helping kick-start...

Aug 28, 2014, 11:31 ET
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Attorney Christopher Graham Dean joins McDonald Hopkins

 Christopher Graham Dean has joined the Cleveland office of McDonald Hopkins as an associate in the firm's Litigation Department. Dean...

Aug 27, 2014, 09:00 ET
In its second year as the official restaurant sponsor of the NFL, McDonald's is celebrating football fans' love for the game with a new mindset of tailgating and exclusive football content and prizes for customers. (PRNewsFoto/McDonald's)

McDonald's USA Fuels NFL Fans' Passion With Tailgating, Football Prizes

 In its second year as the official restaurant sponsor of the NFL, McDonald's is celebrating football fans' love for the game with a new...

Aug 20, 2014, 13:09 ET
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IP attorney Mark Masterson joins McDonald Hopkins

Mark Masterson has joined the Cleveland office of McDonald Hopkins as an associate in the firm's Intellectual Property Practice Group. Masterson...

Aug 19, 2014, 12:26 ET
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Accomplished workers' compensation attorney Jo Ann Wasil joins McDonald Hopkins

JoAnn Wasil, a highly regarded workers' compensation attorney, has joined McDonald Hopkins to practice law in the firm's national Labor and...

Aug 08, 2014, 07:58 ET

McDonald's Reports Global Comparable Sales For July

McDonald's Corporation today announced that global comparable sales decreased 2.5% in July.  Performance by segment was as follows:...

Aug 07, 2014, 15:20 ET
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Attorney Nisha Patel joins McDonald Hopkins

Nisha P. Patel has joined the Chicago office of McDonald Hopkins as an associate in the firm's Business Department. Patel joins McDonald Hopkins...

Aug 06, 2014, 08:00 ET
The 11th annual McDonald's 365Black Awards will air on BET Sunday, August 10 at 10 p.m. EDT. The program will salute outstanding individuals who are committed to making positive contributions that strengthen the African-American community. This year's honorees include: civil rights activist the Rev. Al Sharpton; music executive and entrepreneur Kevin Liles; film producer Will Packer; inspirational leader Iyanla Vanzant; former NFL athlete Dhani Jones and McDonald's Owner/Operator Henry Coaxum. Additionally, artist Skyler Grey and entrepreneur Gabrielle Jordan Williams will be recognized alongside this lineup with the first-ever McDonald's 365Black Community Choice Youth Award. (PRNewsFoto/McDonald's USA, LLC)

11th Annual McDonald's 365Black Awards to Air on BET Networks August 10

 McDonald's USA announced today it will televise its 11th Annual 365Black Awards ceremony for the second consecutive year on national cable...

Aug 06, 2014, 06:00 ET

McDonald's® Restaurants of the Greater Philadelphia Region Donate $1,000 to Local Libraries through the Ronald McDonald® Summer Library Tour

 McDonald's® Restaurants of the Greater Philadelphia Region have announced the return of the Ronald McDonald Summer Library...

Aug 04, 2014, 12:00 ET

McDonald's® To Shake Up Your Favorite Classic With The Introduction Of The New Shakin' Flavor Fries

McDonald's restaurants throughout the Greater Philadelphia Region were selected as a test market to unveil an exciting, limited time, menu item...

Jul 23, 2014, 05:00 ET

Phoenix & Northern Arizona McDonald's Host Backpack Saturday, July 26, Restaurants To Giveaway 25,000 Free Backpacks

McDonald's restaurants throughout greater Phoenix and northern Arizona will host Backpack Saturday, July 26th, an event that will give away 25,000...

Jul 22, 2014, 07:58 ET

McDonald's Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results

 McDonald's Corporation today announced results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, reflecting higher revenues and earnings per share...

Jul 17, 2014, 17:30 ET

McDonald's Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

 Today, McDonald's Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.81 per share of common stock payable on September 16, 2014 to...

Jul 14, 2014, 09:00 ET

Ronald McDonald House Charities® New York Tri-State Area Awards $80,000 To Five Area High School Seniors

Ronald McDonald House Charities® New York Tri-State Area (RMHC-NYTSA) will award college scholarships to five exceptional high school...

Jul 08, 2014, 11:00 ET

Cuatro estudiantes hispanos reciben la Beca Nacional HACER® de Ronald McDonald House Charities® de $100,000 para cumplir su sueño de ir a la universidad

 Cuatro estudiantes hispanos del último año de la escuela secundaria podrán hacer realidad sus sueños de ir a la...

Jul 08, 2014, 11:00 ET

Four College-Bound Hispanic Students Receive $100,000 RMHC®/HACER® National Scholarship To Achieve College Dreams

 Four Hispanic high school seniors will have their dreams of a college education become reality thanks to Ronald McDonald House Charities®...

Jul 07, 2014, 06:00 ET

Ronald McDonald® Care Mobile Dental Unit Kicks Off New Summer Schedule

 In an effort to serve more patients this summer, the Ronald McDonald® Care Mobile (RMCM), a mobile dental unit that provides treatment to...

Jul 05, 2014, 22:15 ET
NEW ORLEANS - (July 5, 2014) – Civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton accepts an award presented by veteran radio personality Tom Joyner during the 11th annual McDonald's 365Black Awards, held at the New Orleans Theater July 5. McDonald's 365Black Awards are given annually to salute outstanding individuals who are committed to making positive contributions that strengthen the African-American community. (PRNewsFoto/McDonald's USA, LLC)

Rev. Al Sharpton, Will Packer, Iyanla Vanzant, Among Those Honored at 11th Annual McDonald's 365Black Awards in New Orleans

Notable community leaders, celebrities and entertainers were out in full force at this year's McDonald's 365Black Awards, held today at the New...

Jun 26, 2014, 15:45 ET

Los Angeles Student Paints His Way to Win National 365Black Community Choice Youth Award

 An East Los Angeles student has painted his way into a $10,000 scholarship. Skyler Grey, nicknamed the Fresh Prince of Street Art, has been...