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NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas (Fox 8 News) -- The mascot for the Sexy Chicken restaurant in North Richland Hills, Texas, has recently come under fryer ... er, fire ... for possible violating a city ordinance. According to city officials, the bikini-clad chicken breaks a city law about hawking wares out on the street.