Food and Drinks

How COVID-safe is dining in a restaurant's outdoor tent?

As restaurants gear up to extend outdoor dining in colder parts of the country, many are seating guests in enclosed and sometimes heated structures. But when it comes to virus transmission, is eating in covered outdoor setups less risky than inside?

McDonald's pushes for healthier Happy Meals

The fast-food chain reported that since launching its initiative to provide more balanced meal options for younger guests in 2018, it has sold over 2.5 billion Happy Meal items containing fruit, vegetables, low fat dairy, water, lean protein or whole grains.

Jon Taffer of 'Bar Rescue' opening taverns in Atlanta, Boston, D.C.

The man known for declaring, “I don’t embrace excuses. I embrace solutions,” believes he has the answer for the best neighborhood bars. Jon Taffer, the host and executive producer of the show “Bar Rescue,” is set to open the first location of his Taffer’s Tavern just outside Atlanta in Alpharetta, Georgia, on Nov. 19.