Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Taco Bell

Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, watches with his wife, Emma, the final attempt to knock him off the pole during qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Police say Indianapolis 500 pole-winner Scott Dixon and fellow former race winner Dario Franchitti were robbed at gunpoint while in a Taco Bell drive-thru lane. A police report that the robbery happened shortly before 10 p.m. Sunday ...
In this photo taken Monday, March 27, 2017, the Waze application is displayed on a smartphone in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

BY MICHAEL LIEDTKE SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Waze’s traffic navigation app already shows ads prodding drivers to swing by fast-food joints like Dunkin’ Donuts and Taco Bell. Now it’s adding a new item to its menu — the ability to ...
This Friday, May 23, 2014, file photo, shows the sign at a Taco Bell in Mount Lebanon, Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — A Taco Bell treat that has a shell made entirely of fried chicken will vanish from the fast food chain’s menu despite its popularity. Taco Bell spokesman Rob Poetsch says the Naked Chicken Chalupa always was ...
This Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, photo shows a Taco Bell in Metairie, La. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Pizza Hut is struggling in the U.S., and executives are blaming its reputation for being more of a sit-down restaurant than a pizza delivery chain. Yum Brands Inc. said Thursday that Pizza Hut’s sales declined 4 ...
This Friday, May 23, 2014, file photo, shows the sign at a Taco Bell in Mount Lebanon, Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Taco Bell plans to go nationwide this month with its latest concoction: a taco with a shell made entirely out of fried chicken. Taco Bell says the shell of the Naked Chicken Chalupa is made up ...
This Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, shows a Taco Bell facade behind a KFC drive-thru sign in Saugus, Mass.

NEW YORK (AP) — Yum Brands says it will sell a stake in its China unit, which the parent company of KFC and Pizza Hut is spinning off later this year. The company said Friday that it struck deals to ...
This June 2015 photo provided by Taco Bell shows the world's first Taco Bell restaurant, background, in Downey, Calif., as a photo of the restaurant taken in the 1970s is displayed, foreground.

NEW YORK (AP) — Taco Bell’s first location is making a run for the border and into another city. The taco chain said Wednesday that it is saving its first restaurant from demolition by lifting it from its 53-year-old foundation ...
This Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, shows a Taco Bell facade behind a KFC drive-thru sign in Saugus, Massachusetts.

BY MICHELLE CHAPMAN NEW YORK (AP) — The owner of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell plans to spin off its China business into a separate, publicly traded company. Shares of Yum Brands Inc. gained 4 percent in morning trading ...
a man walks by a McDonald's restaurant in Tokyo. McDonald’s Corp

BY CANDICE CHOI A dropoff in customers at its U.S. restaurants contributed to a 13 percent decline in McDonald’s second-quarter profit. The world’s biggest burger chain said Thursday that sales fell 2 percent at established U.S. locations, as featured menu ...
shows the sign at a Taco Bell in Mount Lebanon, Pa.

NEW YORK (AP) Getting your Taco Bell fix may soon get a whole lot easier. The restaurant chain is starting delivery service on Wednesday in certain markets in a partnership with the startup delivery company DoorDash. Delivery will be available ...
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