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Starbucks is using the hashtag #RaceTogether in an effort to get baristas and customers talking about race relations. (Credit: Starbucks/CBS2)

Amid Criticism, Starbucks Baristas No Longer Writing ‘Race Together’ On Cups

Starbucks spokesman Jim Olson said the chain’s initiative will continue more broadly without the handwritten messages.

03/22/2015

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Starbucks Baristas Encouraged To Write ‘Race Together’ On Cups To Spark Dialogue On Race Relations With Customers

Starbucks is joining the national conversation about race in the latest sign that corporations are trying to tie their brands to big social issues.

03/18/2015

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Starbucks To Deliver In New York City, Seattle

In New York City, delivery will be from existing or newly setup Starbucks shops in certain buildings, starting with the Empire State Building.

03/18/2015

A woman holds up a sign that says "Thank You" during the Veteran's Day Parade on November 11, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Food And Drink Chains Offering Freebies To Armed Forces Members, Veterans

Businesses are honoring members of the armed forces with lots of freebies on Veterans Day.

11/11/2014

FILE - A woman holds a cup of coffee on the street in New York City. (Photo illustration by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Your Cup Of Coffee May Be Costing You Hundreds Of Calories

Many of us start our day with a cup of coffee, but that cup of joe could pack more calories than an entire meal.

10/21/2014

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Travel On A Budget This Labor Day Weekend

Here are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.

08/20/2014

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Resentment Brews Among Some Williamsburg Residents As Starbucks Sets Up Shop

There is a new resident in Williamsburg, and not everyone is celebrating. A Starbucks opened on Union Ave and Ainslie Street, on Monday morning.

07/21/2014

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Report: Williamsburg, Brooklyn May Soon Get First Starbucks

Williamsburg, Brooklyn may soon be getting its first Starbucks, according to a published report.

12/08/2013

Closed Starbucks on Hudson Street in Manhattan - Oct. 29, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Court: Starbucks Baristas Must Split Tips With Supervisors

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals based its findings in part on a June ruling by New York State’s highest court that excluded assistant managers from receiving a share of the tips.

11/21/2013

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Starbucks To Open First Tea Bar On Upper East Side

Starbucks may be associated more with coffee than any other corporate name, but now the company is planning to branch out to open its first Tea Bar in New York.

10/23/2013

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Mark Sanchez, Terry Bradshaw Do ‘Starbucks Drake Hands’

What do you get when you combine a slow news cycle with the latest in Internet hilarity? “Drake Hands.” Lots and lots of “Drake Hands.”

10/14/2013

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WATCH: Boomer Gets Creepy With His Own ‘Drake Hands’ Video

For some reason, this creepy “Drake Hands” thing is going around…

10/14/2013

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Starbucks Gun Rallies Draw Ire Of Newtown Group

Gun rights groups are staging “Starbucks Appreciation Day” to voice their approval of the coffee chain’s stand supporting gun owners who wish to openly display their weapons.

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FILE - People sit inside a Starbucks Coffee shop in lower Manhattan (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Claims Some NYC Starbucks Workers Mocked Deaf Customers

The lawsuit claims some Starbucks workers in Manhattan were highly insensitive to deaf customers on several occasions, including mocking their manner of speaking.

07/16/2013

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High New York Court: Starbucks Baristas Must Share Tips

The state Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday that Starbucks baristas in New York must share their tips with shift supervisors, but not assistant managers.

06/26/2013

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