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Sep 18, 2014, 16:30 ET

McDonald's Raises Quarterly Cash Dividend By 5%

On September 18, 2014, McDonald's Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.85 per share of common stock payable on December 15,...

Sep 18, 2014, 13:02 ET
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McDonald Hopkins issues special report on "legal marijuana business"

 As more states legalize marijuana for medical or recreational use, budding entrepreneurs believe they will get rich from marijuana businesses...

Sep 16, 2014, 14:13 ET

McDonald's Perks Up Southern California With Free Coffee

 Today, McDonald's launched a second national Free Coffee Event, an opportunity for even more coffee lovers to enjoy a freshly brewed, rich and...

Sep 16, 2014, 13:58 ET

McDonald's® Brings College Workshop To Los Angeles, Encourages Students To Achieve Their Education Dream

In an effort to continue providing tools and resources for students to better equip themselves in their pursuit of higher education, McDonald's...

Sep 16, 2014, 07:00 ET

McDonald's® Canada Breaks New 'Ground' as McCafé® Premium Roast Coffee Hits Grocery Aisles

Quick service leader expands portfolio with launch of McCafé coffee in multiple formats TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadians can now...

Sep 09, 2014, 07:58 ET

McDonald's Reports Global Comparable Sales For August

 McDonald's Corporation today announced that global comparable sales decreased 3.7% in August.  Performance by segment was as follows:...

Sep 08, 2014, 12:03 ET

McDonald's® Perks Up The Greater Philadelphia Region With Free Coffee

 Today, McDonald's announced a second national Free Coffee Event, an opportunity for even more coffee lovers to enjoy a freshly brewed, rich...

Sep 08, 2014, 07:00 ET

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...

Sep 03, 2014, 21:50 ET

Kimberly McDonald Hires Abby Huhtanen as President

Today jewelry designer Kimberly McDonald announced the appointment of Abby Huhtanen as President of the company. "Abby is one of the...

Sep 02, 2014, 13:53 ET

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...

Sep 02, 2014, 12:00 ET

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...