• A former cop reportedly rigged McDonald's Monopoly game to win almost every prize for 12 years in a $24 million scheme

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    In 2001, more than 50 people were convicted of mail fraud and conspiracy in connection with a scheme to defraud McDonald's Monopoly promotion out of more than $24 million, The Daily Beast reported.
    Jerry Jacobson, an ex-police officer, was found to be at the heart of a complicated scheme that spanned over a decade.
    Jacobson was accused of selling off McDonald 's Monopoly pieces in exchange for money. He was eventually caught after an anonymous tip was sent to the FBI.
    A wild story about a network of criminals who were arrested on charges they had defrauded the McDonald's Monopoly promotion...
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  • A former cop reportedly rigged McDonald's Monopoly game to win almost every prize for 12 years in a $24 million scheme

    A former cop reportedly rigged McDonald's Monopoly game to win almost every prize for 12 years in a $24 million scheme

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    In 2001, more than 50 people were convicted of mail fraud and conspiracy in connection with a scheme to defraud McDonald's Monopoly promotion out of more than $24 million, The Daily Beast reported.
    Jerry Jacobson, an ex-police officer, was found to be at the heart of a complicated scheme that spanned over a decade.
    Jacobson was accused of selling off McDonald 's Monopoly pieces in exchange for money. He was eventually caught after an anonymous tip was sent to the FBI.
    A wild story about a network of criminals who were arrested on charges they had defrauded the McDonald's Monopoly promotion...
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  • We compared McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger King's signature burgers, and the winner was unmistakable

    We compared McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger King's signature burgers, and the winner was unmistakable

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    Hollis Johnson
    McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger King are each known for their signature burgers.
    We tried all three of them to see which one was the best.
    Ultimately, the Big Mac, which is celebrating its 50th birthday this week, came out on top.
    In terms of menu choices, fast-food chains are a lot like car brands - there's something for everyone.
    Five-piece chicken nuggets for the on-the-go soccer mom. A quarter pounder with cheese for the erudite lovers of the classics. A salad for... someone.
    And for the person who enjoys the finer things in life, there are the flagships: the signature...
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  • We compared McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger King's signature burgers, and the winner was unmistakable

    We compared McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger King's signature burgers, and the winner was unmistakable

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger King are each known for their signature burgers.
    We tried all three of them to see which one was the best.
    Ultimately, the Big Mac, which is celebrating its 50th birthday this week , came out on top.
    In terms of menu choices, fast-food chains are a lot like car brands - there's something for everyone.
    Five-piece chicken nuggets for the on-the-go soccer mom. A quarter pounder with cheese for the erudite lovers of the classics. A salad for... someone.
    And for the person who enjoys the finer things in life, there are the flagships: the signature burgers...
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  • McDonald's Big Mac is turning 50, and it's still America's essential burger

    McDonald's Big Mac is turning 50, and it's still America's essential burger

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    McDonald's iconic Big Mac turns 50 this year.
    When it comes to the classic fast-food burger, nothing comes close to the Big Mac at McDonald's .
    Like blue jeans and the iPhone, it has become a symbol of American culture around the world.
    The Big Mac's main competitors are "better burger" chains like Shake Shack.
    This year marks half a century of one of America's most enduring legacies: The Big Mac.
    On Sunday, the chain unveiled the MacCoin , a "global currency" that can be redeemed for a free burger at McDonald's locations around the world. Customers can receive a MacCoin with the purchase...
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  • 50 years on, McDonald's and fast-food evolve around Big Mac

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - McDonald's is fighting to hold onto customers as the Big Mac turns 50, but it isn't changing the makings of its most famous burger.
    The company is celebrating the 1968 national launch of the double-decker sandwich whose ingredients of "two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions and a sesame seed bun" were seared into American memories by a TV jingle. But the milestone comes as the company reduces its number of U.S. stores. McDonald's said Thursday that customers are visiting less often. Other trendy burger options are reaching into the heartland.
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