Open Carry Activists Strike Again

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear
OpenCarry Bang Switch

Now Chipotle is gone. Is the open carry crowd going too far?

Use your phone to buy Starbucks? This MAJOR security flaw could kill your buzz

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A barista makes drinks inside a newly designed Starbucks coffee shop in Fountain Valley, California
Popular payment app saves passwords, location and credit card data in clear text

Better latte than never: Starbucks finally jumps into gun debate, America

Business | Charlotte Errity
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Coffee giant has the jitters

Worried about nonexistent shootings, activists pressure Starbucks to ban guns

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robby Soave
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Children could be randomly shot, activists argue

Deaf group sues Starbucks after being laughed at, pressured to leave by employees

Business | Maggie Lit
Starbucks Expansion

Lawsuit: They suffered ‘humiliation, embarrassment and emotional pain’

Starbucks moving away from using bug dye in drinks - TheDC

Business | Alexa Fee
Most Desired Coffee Shop: Starbucks. We think Obama went to a Starbucks this one time.

Making the transition away from cochineal dye, which has been known to cause allergic reactions

Starbucks adding energy drinks, factory jobs - Reuters

Business | interns
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Starbucks’ new line of ‘Refreshers’ beverages targets the $8 billion U.S. energy drink market

Coffee and a gun anyone? - Buckeye Firearms Association

Gun Laws & Legislation | Mike Piccione
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Let’s do our part to make ANY Starbucks the safest place in the country to have a cup of Joe this Valentine’s Day!

Starbucks turns to happy hour to bring in more traffic - WaPo

Business | InternAdmin
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The strategy is part of a broader experiment to find ways to lure Starbucks customers and even non-coffee drinkers into stores during slow periods of the day.

Starbucks raising prices - Reuters

Business | Kells Hetherington
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Restaurant operators ranging from Chipotle Mexican Grill to McDonald’s Corp are also raising prices

Why working at Starbucks for three weeks was the toughest job I've ever had - BI

Business | admin
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My initial idea of working a leisurely part-time job was completely false

Starbucks raises prices on drinks in US

Business | Kells Hetherington
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To help recoup higher commodity and rent costs

Starbucks to Begin Collecting Donations to Stimulate U.S. Job Growth - AP

Business | InternAdmin
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Coffee chain creates “Jobs for USA” program in hopes of stimulating economy

The Starbucks Tax: Coffee chain solicits donations for jobs program - AP

Business | admin
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Seattle-based coffee company asks customers to consider donating $5

Starbucks CEO: 'I am deeply disappointed by the pervasive failure of leadership' - TheDC

Business | Nicholas Ballasy
Howard Schultz

‘We must restore hope in the American Dream’

Burger King adds oatmeal to the royal breakfast - AP

Business | Kells Hetherington
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The world’s second-largest burger chain says the move balances its menu to offer customers a healthier breakfast option

Shorty sues Starbucks - Reuters

US | interns
Earns Starbucks

A Starbucks employee was fired for being small, yet the coffee shop insists we call a small drink tall

Starbucks calls for health care that helps, not harms, small businesses - TheDC

US | Caitlin Emma

Starbucks chief executive Howard Schultz said current health care reform offers the right goals, but will ultimately harm small businesses

Starbucks reaches deal to bring single-cup pods to Keurig users - AP

Business | admin

Starbucks has been looking to beef up its presence in the fast-growing single-cup coffee market

Food police: Mika Brzezinski insisting show sponsor Starbucks 'make a teen drink with lower caffeine' - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

‘Morning Joe’ co-host attacks show sponsor and expresses concern over ‘teens juicing up on caffeine and getting over-caffeinated’