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Fast food workers rally at the Old State House with supporters including members of the Connecticut Working Families Party, representatives of various unions, and Democrats.  They were calling for a $15 per hour wage for fast food workers. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Hartford Fast Food Workers Join National Strike

About a dozen workers at fast food restaurants in Hartford left their jobs Thursday to join a national one-day strike for better wages, saying they’re struggling to make ends meet.

08/29/2013

Fast Food

Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Fast Food?

From chicken wings to mozzarella sticks, which is the most delicious fast food? You decide!

07/17/2013

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Former Trader Joe’s President Wants To Make Healthy, Affordable Meals For Low Income Families

BOSTON (AP) _ The former president of the Trader Joe’s grocery chain has an idea for the massive quantities of food that America’s supermarkets throw out every day because it is near, at, or past […]

02/26/2013

In this photo illustration a sandwich and drink is seen at a Subway restaurant on March 8, 2011 in Chicago, Ill. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Photo Prompts Widespread Criticism Of State-Based Firm

Milford-based Subway, the world’s largest fast food chain with 38,000 locations, is facing widespread criticism after a man who appears to be from Australia posted a photo on the company’s Facebook page of one of its footlong sandwiches next to a tape measure that shows the sub is just 11 inches.

01/17/2013

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