PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Officials in Rhode Island say a city firefighter has been fired for saying an elderly black woman should “stop eating fried chicken” when he responded to a call for medical aid. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare says Andre Ferro was terminated Tuesday by the city’s Fire Department Trial Board. The board...
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SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
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DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - KENNEDY FRIED CHICKEN & PIZZA INC.
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- Firefighter axed for telling black woman to ‘stop eating fried chicken’
By Associated Press - Tuesday Jun 27, 2017
- KFC home delivery is set to launch in another country
By Johnny Lieu - Tuesday Jun 20, 2017
Getting KFC delivered sounds like something that'd really appeal to the nefariously hungover.
While it's been around in other countries for some time, it's now finally Australia's turn. Up to 12 of the chain's outlets in the country will start delivering within two to three weeks, according to Business Insider.
The fried chicken chain will partner up with local food delivery operator Foodora to sling fried chicken into people's homes, striking a balance between ensuring its food is fresh and delivering to as many customers as it can. Read more...More about Australia, Food, Kfc, Fried Chicken, and Culture
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By LIAM STACK - Monday Jun 19, 2017
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- NEW! KFC To Fling Its Zinger Into Space
Tuesday Jun 13, 2017
KFC and space flight company World View are raising awareness for the chain's Zinger chicken sandwich by sending it to the stratosphere in a World View stratospheric balloon. (The company intendsto take people on such flights later on).
The stunt was concepted by Wieden + Kennedy, with support from MediaMonks, Mediavest | Spark and Edelman.
It follows the introduction of theKFC’s spicy Zinger Chicken sandwich into the U.S. a couple of months ago with the support of ads featuring Rob Lowe, the newest celebrity Colonel Sanders making a grand speech about space flightdressed in astronaut garb.
The Zinger Stratollite launch window opens on June 21and is set to last for four days. KFC is supporting the activation with behind-the-scenes
video interviews and images as well as a platform that tracks the eventual flight path.
- Please Don’t Call 9-1-1 If Your Chicken McNugget Order Takes Too Long
By Ashlee Kieler - Tuesday Jun 13, 2017
There are a number of completely adequate and understandable reactions to have when your fast food doesn’t arrive, well, fast: ask for a refund, talk to a manager, or wait patiently. One thing that’s not acceptable? Calling 9-1-1 to complain. Yet, that’s exactly what a Texas woman recently did at McDonald’s. 12 News Now reports that Waco, TX, police received …
- Massive Recall Of Meatballs, Chicken, Fish Tied To Mislabeled Bread Crumbs
By Laura Northrup - Tuesday Jun 13, 2017
If you want some idea of the complex interconnections of the packaged food industry, just try to figure out how one seemingly innocuous ingredient could lead to massive recalls of millions of units of everything from fish sticks to meatballs to chicken fingers.The U.S. Dept. of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service has announced a huge number of recalls, …
- Chicken May Get More Expensive Because Birds Are Too Old And Fat To Breed
By Laura Northrup - Monday Jun 19, 2017
Years of very precise breeding means that modern poultry grow to massive sizes very quickly — sometimes in a matter of weeks. While this results in more meat in less time, it’s also causing a problem: Some birds are so top-heavy that they may not be all that interested in breeding, and there’s now an older breeding population of roosters …