McDonald's ousts US president after sales drop - Article Photos 1/2

FILE - This undated file photo provided by Oak Brook, Ill.-based McDonald's Corp, shows Jan Fields, head of McDonald's U.S. operations. McDonald's announced Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2012, that Fields is being replaced as president of McDonald's USA. The company's global chief restaurant officer, Jeff Stratton, will succeed Fields effective Dec. 1. Fields, 57, is leaving after more than 35 years with the company. She was behind many major menu innovations, including the expansion of the specialty drinks menu. (AP Photo/McDonald's Corp., Bill Parrish, File)