Latest Kids' meal Stories

2011-06-22 14:00:00

A spokesman said Tuesday that fast-food chain Jack in the Box pulled toys from the kids' meals.

2011-04-20 12:03:37

The McDonald’s hamburger chain has responded to a lawsuit by suggesting that parents just tell their children “no” when it comes to buying Happy Meals if they do not want their children to have them.

2010-11-03 10:40:00

San Francisco's Board of Supervisors has voted to prohibit fast food restaurants from offering free toys with high-calorie, high-fat kids meals, making it the first city in the United States to establish health requirements for such promotions.

2009-11-27 11:01:00

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial blog ChristianPF.com released an article listing 10 restaurants that allow kids to get a free meal if their parents purchase an entree.

2009-05-27 14:05:00

Burger King, the Florida-based fast-food giant, has added three Kids Meals designed to be lower in fat, sodium and calories.

2008-11-19 15:24:41

The world's second-largest hamburger chain, Burger King, said on Wednesday that it will limit sodium in its "Kids Meals".

2008-08-07 15:00:00

By ABBIE SWANSON QUINCY - The air conditioning in Norwell's Taco Bell made 6-year- old Richie Gardner cold, but his soft tacos and red Blitz Speed Racer toy car were a temporary distraction.

2008-08-07 00:00:07

Healthy kids meals at top restaurant chains are slim pickings, according to a report by a nonprofit public health group.

2008-08-05 09:00:05

By Joan Lowy Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Healthy kids' meals at top restaurant chains are slim pickings, according to a report by a nonprofit public health group.

2008-08-04 16:15:00

A nonprofit public health group released a report on Monday suggesting that parents aren’t likely to find healthy meal choices for their children on the menus of the nation’s top restaurant chains.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.