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Anthony Gatto is one of the greatest jugglers ever. He has over twelve world records to his name. Throw him four, five or six balls, and he’ll keep juggling away, no problem. Give him a seventh, and he’ll struggle to…

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McDonald’s feels heat over low wages

McDonald’s hasn’t raised employees’ hourly wages across the board, but it has taken note of the growing protest movement against low pay. Its latest stock filing, for 2013, shows the fast-food giant views campaigns for higher pay as one of a number of “risk factors” it will have to contend with in the near future.

Along with sorting out how it will continue its popular dollar menu, the cheapest eats on offer at the chain restaurant, McDonald’s wrote in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that “the impact of (wage) campaigns by labor organizations and activists, including through the use of social media and other communications and applications,” could pose a threat to the global fast-food brand.

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