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  • LOS ANGELES/ BOSTON, May 21- McDonald's Corp shareholders defied executives at its annual meeting on Thursday, approving a proposal to make it easier to nominate directors to the board of the fast-food chain and taking its new CEO to task over wages, advertising and its food. McDonald's Chief Executive Steve Easterbrook, who took the helm on March 1, is fighting on...

  • What McDonald's needs to do: Experts Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 6:07 PM ET
    A customer enters a McDonald's restaurant in San Pablo, California.

    Two McDonald's shareholders and an economics professor weigh in on what the fast-food giant needs to do to make its big turnaround work.

  • SHANGHAI, May 22- Apple Inc is planting trees, Mars may move to' zero carbon' and Foxconn Technology Co Ltd is spending millions of dollars to give its factories a' green' makeover, as companies operating in China face tighter rules on pollution. "China's environmental law is becoming one of the strongest in the world," said Manuel Baigorri, senior director of...

  • S&P 500 ekes out record close; Salesforce up nearly 4% Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks traded in a narrow range on Thursday as investors eyed slightly lower bond yields and mostly shook off the morning's mixed economic data.

  • Correction: McDonald's Shareholders-Salaries story Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 2:43 PM ET

    OAK BROOK, Ill.— In a May 20 story about a protest outside of McDonald's corporate headquarters near Chicago, The Associated Press erroneously reported that about 100 protesters were arrested. Protesters call for $15 an hour outside McDonald's headquarters ahead of shareholder meeting. OAK BROOK, Ill.— Hundreds of protesters marched near McDonald's suburban...

  • McDonald's CEO: 'Ronald is here to stay' Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 12:01 PM ET
    Ronald McDonald's rocks a new look.

    Talk about job security—McDonald's clown isn't going anywhere, its CEO told shareholders.

  • McDonald's stock could rise 20%: Strategist Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 11:20 AM ET
    A McDonald's restaurant in Brooklyn, New York.

    Matrix Asset Advisors is increasing its stake in McDonald's on the expectation CEO Steve Easterbrook's turnaround plan will succeed.

  • LOS ANGELES/ BOSTON, May 21- McDonald's Corp shareholders on Thursday approved a proposal that would make it easier to nominate directors to the board of the fast-food chain, which is in turnaround mode after losing customers and sales to competition and after internal missteps. The California Public Employees' Retirement System and the New York City Pension...

  • Need it asap? Amazon adds one-hour delivery in NYC Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 10:12 AM ET
    A detail of the Amazon Prime Now home page

    Amazon will begin offering one-hour delivery from local stores in New York City as competition in the delivery arena increases.

  • LOS ANGELES/ BOSTON, May 21- McDonald's Corp shareholders will vote Thursday on a proposal that would make it easier to nominate directors to the board of the fast-food chain, which is in turnaround mode after losing customers and sales to competition and after internal missteps. Vanguard Group and BlackRock Inc, major investors that hold significant stakes in...

  • BOSTON/ LOS ANGELES, May 20- Four U.S. public pension fund officials on Wednesday warned that McDonald's Corp and other companies may be jeopardizing their own futures by returning excessive amounts of cash to investors via share buybacks. The statement by the fund officials marks the first time in which some of the nation's biggest institutional investors...

  • CHICAGO, May 20- Thousands of McDonald's workers seeking a minimum wage of $15 per hour swarmed the fast-food giant's headquarters for the first of two days of protests to coincide with the fast-food chain's annual meeting on Thursday. Companies such as McDonald's Corp and Wal-Mart Stores Inc are raising starting pay and cities like Seattle and Chicago are...

  • BOSTON/ LOS ANGELES, May 20- Four U.S. public pension fund officials on Wednesday warned that McDonald's Corp and other companies may be jeopardizing their own futures by returning excessive amounts of cash to investors via share buybacks. The statement by the fund officials marks the first time in which some of the nation's biggest institutional investors...

  • NEW YORK, May 20- Sanderson Farms Inc, the third largest U.S. poultry producer, plans to continue using antibiotics on its birds partly because there are no alternatives on the horizon for treating a deadly but common gut disease, Chief Executive Officer Joe Sanderson said on Wednesday. Two of the biggest makers of animal drugs have told Sanderson Farms that...

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed as the Fed minutes mostly confirmed market expectations for a rate hike in the second half of the year.

  • LA raises wages to $15, pressure on other cities Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 3:05 PM ET
    Workers demanding the Los Angeles City Council to vote to raise the minimum wage Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in Los Angeles.

    As Los Angeles moves to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour, a key question now is which other large cities might follow suit and hike pay.

  • Hundreds march at McDonald's headquarters about low wages Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 4:01 AM ET

    OAK BROOK, Ill.— Hundreds of protesters marched around McDonald's suburban Chicago headquarters Wednesday, shutting down at least one building on the corporate campus as they called for pay of $15 an hour and a union. William Barber of Goldsboro, North Carolina, said the campaign extends beyond pushing for a living wage. Corey Anderson, 21, who works at a Chicago...

  • Will McDonald’s mix-and-match strategy work? Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 12:51 AM ET

    McDonald's is turning to automation and customization to keep things fresh with customers in Asia, amid falling revenue and food safety scandals.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed mixed on Tuesday as investors eyed renewed gains in yields and the dollar ahead of the Federal Reserve meeting minutes

  • He's back...KFC reintroduces Colonel Sanders Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | 12:57 PM ET
    KFC is reintroducing the Colonel played by SNL alum Darrell Hammond as part of a push to emphasize its roots.

    What's old is new again at fast food chain Kentucky Fried Chicken.