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Starbucks to close stores for an afternoon for bias training
Starbucks will close more than 8,000 US stores on May 29 for racial-bias education for employees
Starbucks to close 8,000 stores to give staff 'racial-bias' training
Starbucks said today it will close more than 8,000 company-owned stores across the nation for one afternoon to train its staff on how to avoid "racial bias" after the arrest of two black men at one of its Philadelphia shops, an incident the coffee giant's CEO called "reprehensible." The training is
Starbucks faces image crisis after arrest of 2 black men
Through the looking glass: Arrest of black men is a blow to the inclusive image Starbucks has cultivated
World's largest Starbucks opening in Shanghai
China, a traditionally tea-drinking nation, is embracing coffee in the metropolis of Shanghai, as the country stands to become the largest market for Starbucks. The 30,000 square-foot flagship Starbucks Reserve shop opens Wednesday in the heart of West Nanjing Road, a famous upscale shopping street
The Note: Trump's war with the press is reaching beyond bluster
THE TAKE with ABC News' MaryAlice Parks Every American president has sparred with the press and fought back against stories unflattering or unfair. But no sitting president has in decades suggested media organizations should be shut down or that the federal government should consider curtailing
Howard Schultz : Cutting the corporate tax rate would be 'a mistake'
Starbucks Executive Chairman Howard Schultz said lowering the U.S. corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 20 percent would “a mistake” without overhauling the entire tax system. “You can’t have a corporate tax cut without having a transformation in complete tax reform. And if there’s going to be a
Starbucks Executive Chairman Howard Schultz on 'Real Biz With Rebecca Jarvis'
Schultz talks "Upstanders" season 2, tax policy, whether he's running for office and the future of retail.
Rep The Squad aims to disrupt jersey business with monthly rental model
A new company is giving fans the opportunity to wear a new jersey each week -- by renting them. Rep The Squad is selling monthly subscriptions that allow fans to pick what jerseys they want to wear and have the items sent to them one at a time. When a jersey is returned in a prepaid envelope, the
Inskeep on White House Transition: Both Sides Insist on Mechanical Level 'It's Fine'
The Powerhouse Roundtable debates the week in politics, and makes their 2017 predictions on "This Week."
The Note: Trump Takes to the Bully Pulpit
NOTABLES --TRUMP LASHES OUT AT CARRIER UNION BOSS: Donald Trump took to Twitter last night to slam the union leader who has been criticizing his Carrier job-saving deal. Trump tweeted, "Chuck Jones, who is President of United Steelworkers 1999, has done a terrible job representing workers. No