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Suit: Young Child Found, Ate Used Condom At McDonald’s Play Area

A diner at a Gage Park neighborhood McDonald’s is suing the fast food giant, claiming her young child ate a used condom he found in the restaurant’s play area.


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Picture Bright For Job Seekers With MBAs In Chicago

The Chicagoland area is ripe with opportunity for professionals with business degrees.


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Becoming Senior Management In Chicago: A Recruiter’s Advice

Do you have what it takes to be senior management? If so, now is the time to act.


Wouldn't kill for a McRib, but I'd definitely rob a fast food restaurant for one... (Credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Horrible Horoscopes: Cancer

The stars and the Moon understand the draw of the McRib! The savory BBQ sauce, the plastic-like meat, the clenching stomach pains that come after eating it, the hour you spend on the toilet the next day – WHAT’S NOT TO LOVE?


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McDonald’s Wants Its Restaurants Opened On Christmas Day

In a bid to boost holiday sales, McDonald’s is pressuring restaurants to open on Christmas Day, according to a published report.


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Free Fry Day On Thursday At McDonald’s, Plus Big Macs, Too

If the clerk at McDonald’s on Thursday asks, “Do you want fries with that?’, you’d best say yes.


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‘McJordan’ Barbecue Sauce Sells On Ebay For Nearly $10,000

Ever wanted to own a 20-year-old bottle of barbecue sauce?

670 The Score–10/16/2012

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Horrible Horoscopes: Cancer

Unless they bring Mayor McCheese and the Hamburgler back (you can keep Grimace in hiding), Burger King’s mascot just has more character than everything McDonald’s has goin’ on right now…


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Woman Fails To Impress McDonald’s Workers With Her Government Cred

A woman tried to throw some clout at bewildered McDonald’s employees, when she attempted to order some food at the drive through window–without actually driving.


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Horrible Horoscopes

Mason Johnson knows nothing about horoscopes or astrology. Seriously. When he was six, his mom thought it was funny to make him stick his head out the car window and scream, “What’s your sign?” at women walking by. That is the extent of his experience. Also, Mason is an Aquarius… ladies.


A side-by-side comparison of a Quarter-Pounder bought a store, compared with one cooked up in a photo studio. (Credit: McDonalds/YouTube)

How McDonald’s Gets A Quarter Pounder Ready For Its Closeup

Why does McDonald’s food look different in commercials compared with what you get in a restaurant? A fair question, and McDonald’s is happy to show you.


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McDonald’s Ranks Dead Last In Customer Satisfaction

McDonald’s may be the biggest, but it certainly isn’t the best in the eyes of consumers.


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McDonald’s CEO Skinner Set To Retire

The chief executive officer of Oak Brook-based McDonald’s Corp. has decided to retire later this year.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2012

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McDonald’s Closes As Plans Move Ahead For Loyola ‘L’ Stop Upgrades

The popular McDonald’s Express adjacent to the Loyola Red Line ‘L’ stop has closed, as plans move ahead to upgrade the CTA station and redevelop the land around it.

CBS Chicago–03/01/2012

The Wright family has found ways to cut back on the money its spends on fast-food meals. (CBS)

Survive This Economy: Slimming Down Fast-Food Expenses

In her continuing series, CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports on how members of the Wright family are finding ways to still eat out but save money.


The rear windshield of a drug suspect's car was shot out during a police chase and shootout from Carpentersville to Itasca on Jan. 17, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Middle School Officials Not Pleased About Nearby Police Sting, Shootout

A police drug sting in the northwestern suburbs has riled up some parents of children who attend a school located near where the sting took place.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2012

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Police: Driver Was Drunk, Asleep In McDonald’s Drive-Through Lane

Walter Dixon, 31, was allegedly drunk when he drove a vehicle to the Rock ‘N Roll McDonald’s in the 600 block of North Clark Street early Sunday and fell asleep at the wheel.


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Ricketts Family Buys McDonald’s Across From Wrigley Field

The owners of the Cubs have purchased the lot directly across from Wrigley Field, where a prominent McDonald’s now stands.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

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Activists Want McDonalds To Use Cage-Free Chickens, Eggs

The animal rights group that prodded McDonald’s into dropping a major egg supplier now wants the fast-food giant to take a stand on the conditions in which the chickens are kept.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2011

This surveillance photo shows the armed robbery of a west suburban McDonald's. (Oak Brook Police)

Suspect Charged In Robbery Of McDonald’s Near Company Headquarters

Authorities in Oak Brook have arrested and charged a boy in the robbery of the upscale flagship McDonald’s restaurant at company headquarters.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2011