Two men traveling with stolen passports on a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner were Iranians who had bought tickets to Europe and were probably not terrorists, law enforcement officials said Tuesday.More >>
More than four days after a Malaysian jetliner went missing on route to Beijing, authorities acknowledged Wednesday they didn't know in which direction the plane and its 239 passengers was heading when it disappeared,...More >>
The national Wendy's corporation went onto social media on Wednesday, saying Furman's message was his own.
"An independent franchisee posted the sign, which he's taken down," Wendy's officials tweeted to WBTV on Wednesday. "We proudly serve ALL customers!"
Wendy's officials later sent WBTV a full statement via email.
"This is one independent franchisee's personal opinion. We are proud to serve customers of varied races, backgrounds, cultures and sexual orientation, with different beliefs and values," the statement read. "Bearing that in mind, this franchisee has decided to remove the messages from his restaurant signs."
Supporters of Chick-fil-A are encouraging customers to eat at the company's restaurants Wednesday, declaring a "Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day."
The restaurant chain became the subject of controversy after company president Dan Cathy told the Baptist Press last month that his company supported the "biblical definition of a family."
In response to comments, gay rights organizations have called for boycotts of the restaurant.
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