Mark Hicks The Detroit News Published 10:23 p.m. UTC Jun 26, 2018 Detroit police are working to find a man caught on camera stealing money this month from a Burger King on the city's east side. The suspect had ordered food at the restaurant in the 17000 block of East Warren Authorities on Tuesday released surveillance footage of the suspect, who is described as an African-American man, 6 feet tall, 220 pounds, with a dark complexion. Anyone who recognizes him or knows of his whereabouts is asked to call Detroit Police Department’s Fifth Precinct at (313) 596-5540. Anonymous tips can also be sent to Crime Stoppers of Michigan at 1-800-SPEAK-UP. … [Read more...] about Detroit police seek man filmed stealing from Burger King cash register
Associated Press Published 3:54 p.m. UTC Jun 20, 2018 Moscow – Burger King says it’s sorry for offering a lifetime supply of Whoppers to Russian women who get pregnant from World Cup players. Critics assailed the offer, announced on Russian social media, as sexist and demeaning. The announcement was removed Tuesday from Burger King’s social media accounts but is still circulating among Russian social network users. It promised a reward to women who get “the best football genes” and “ensure the success of the Russian team for generations to come.” The fast food company posted a Russian-language statement on local network VKontakte saying “we offer apologies for the announcement we made. It was too offensive.” The company didn’t respond to requests from The Associated Press for comment. Ads in Russia often play on sexist stereotypes, notably ads around sports events like the World Cup. Women’s rights activists have … [Read more...] about Burger King sorry for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Business by Rachel Siegel by Rachel Siegel Email the author May 17 at 3:09 PM Email the author Emory Ellis was arrested in 2015 after he tried to buy breakfast at Burger King using a $10 bill that the cashier said was fake. (Steven Senne/AP Photo) Emory Ellis, who lived on the streets in Boston, ventured into a Burger King in November 2015 to buy breakfast. He left the restaurant under arrest, wrongfully accused of trying to pay for his meal with a fake $10 bill. He spent more than three months in jail. This week, Ellis, 37, sued Burger King and the store franchisee for nearly $1 million, saying he was discriminated against … [Read more...] about A Burger King worker thought a black man’s $10 bill was fake. He was arrested. Now he’s suing.
The opening of a combination Taco Bueno-Burger King restaurant downtown has been pushed from Monday to May 29, the developer said.A retooling of the fire suppression system is to blame for the delay, said Rick Verity, CEO of Broken Arrow-based Switchgrass Holdings LLC. The eateries will open at 10 a.m. Tuesday after Memorial Day on the first floor of the Palace Apartments, 324 S. Main St.Regular hours will be 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for Burger King, which will serve breakfast, and from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. for Taco Bueno, with both restaurants open Monday through Saturday. The hours and days could be extended for special downtown events, Verity said. … [Read more...] about Downtown Taco Bueno , Burger King openings postponed about a week
- BURGER King has published its latest free printable discount vouchers, valid until May 31. Highlights include a Long Texas BBQ and small fries for £1.99; two Whopper meals for £7.99; and six chicken nuggets for 99p. Find them by following the links at www.burgerking.co.uk/offers or going straight to https://tinyurl.com/y9jg5q6z.- Consumer website www.moneysavingexpert.com has teamed up with M&S Bank to offer its new credit card holders a free £25 voucher. You need to apply using MSE's special link by May 9, then spend at least £100 on the card by June 30. There's 25 month's interest-free spending on the card too. Read the full terms and conditions of the offer at https://tinyurl.com/y7othp2r.- Tesco's extra Clubcard points offer with its Pay+ app is back. Download it free from the Apple App Store or Google Play. Collect one extra Clubcard point for every £4 you spend in Tesco using the app until December 31. Read all about it at www.tesco.com.- Got a … [Read more...] about Netting a Bargain: Free Burger King discount vouchers, M&S credit card £25 bonus