Latest McDonald's USA Stories

2014-02-17 08:24:39

Boston-based advertising agency launches campaign that delights consumers with breakfast BOSTON, Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The best way to have a great day is to start with a good morning, and McDonald's is serving up just that. Today, McDonald's unveiled its new integrated advertising campaign, Good Morning Boston, which captures real Bostonians unexpectedly being surprised with a warm McDonald's breakfast served by actual restaurant crew members. Developed and lead by...

2014-01-29 20:22:59

48 Players Join the Ranks of Basketball's Elite with Selection to 2014 Team OAK BROOK, Ill., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The McDonald's All American High School Basketball Games unveiled the official rosters for the 37th Annual Boys Game and 13th Annual Girls Game during today's 2014 McDonald's All American Games Selection Show on ESPNU. The nation's top annual high school basketball all-star event will again be played at Chicago's United Center on April 2. Full team rosters are...

2014-01-07 08:27:48

Tickets available January 11; Final Team rosters unveiled January 29 CHICAGO, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) has announced its list of high school seniors who have been nominated for the 2014 McDonald's All American Games, taking place on April 2 at Chicago's United Center. The final team of 24 boys and 24 girls who will be selected to play in the 2014 Games will be announced during the McDonald's All American Games Selection Show on ESPNU on January 29 at 5:00...

2013-12-30 16:20:59

DJs from Los Angeles, Chicago and Newport News, Va., battle for $10,000 and bragging rights at exclusive finale event taping in NYC OAK BROOK, Ill., Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- McDonald's Flavor Battle, a national disc jockey (DJ) competition featuring some of America's hottest up-and-coming mix-masters, revealed today DJ R-Tistic of Los Angeles; Niena Drake of Chicago; and DJ Erika B of Newport News, Va.; beat nine other DJs from across the nation and advanced to the final round...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'