McDonald’s to Explore Cage-Free Eggs; Giada and Rachael Are Not Feuding


• McDonald’s will explore the use of “cage-free” hens for their eggs. [Chicago Business]

• Despite rumors to the contrary, Giada De Laurentiis says she and Rachael Ray are not feuding. [NYDN]

• An Illinois ground-beef manufacturer recalled almost 100,000 pounds of ground beef yesterday after a cluster of E. coli infections. [NYT]

• Owen Wilson skipped the long line at vegan spot One Lucky Duck the other day. [NYP]

• Sixteen employees were laid off from Zagat yesterday. [FishbowlNY/Mediabistro via Eat Me Daily]

• When the Lower Eastside Girls Club had their annual prom-dress giveaway last week, nearby bar the Elephant threatened to call the police on the teen girls lined up outside. [Villager]