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Vegan Man is Suing Burger King Over Impossible Whopper

What's Up Chicago

November 19, 2019

Katie has all your news happening in and around Chicago!

A vegan man is suing Burger King because the meatless Impossible Whopper is cooked on the same grill as meat products.

  • The lawsuit claims that although the burger chain advertises its vegan option as meat-free, it is contaminated by meat by-products because it's cooked on the same grill as meat products.

There was a little drama at Midway Airport yesterday when a  passenger's bag started smoking onboard a Southwest Airlines Flight. 

  • The plane was headed for Austin, Texas when a backpack in an overhead compartment bin had a battery that overheated and started sparking. 
  • Flight attendants found the backpack and placed it inside a fire-resistant bag and everyone was put on another plane. 

21-year-old billionaire Kylie Jenner has sold part of her wildly successful cosmetic company, Kylie Cosmetics, for $600 million dollars!

  • She started the company in 2015 and has made 1.2 billion dollars since then.
  • The 51 percent stake of the company goes to a brand conglomerate named Coty that also owns Covergirl, OPI, Rimmel, GHD and Clairol.
  • The youngest Kardashian will maintain creative control and promises quality will not be compromised. 

In Sports:

  • Bucks beat the Bulls last night.
  • In Monday Night Football it was Kansas City over the Chargers.