Articles tagged with: starbucks

27 July 2015

Florida man says he's been banned from a Starbucks location for life

Posted in U.S. & World News

Tampa, Fla. --- A Bay Area man says he's been banned for life from Starbucks.It’s all because he was allegedly harassing other customers about parking in the handicap spot, he says the manager sen ...

18 May 2015

Starbucks employee's meltdown goes viral

Posted in U.S. & World News

N.Y. --- (KGW) A New York City Starbucks employee no longer works for the company after a cell phone video of her screaming at a customer went viral. Ruby Chen told WNBC-TV that she was trying to pa ...

15 May 2015

Scam alert: Thieves targeting Starbucks app users

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. – Hackers are siphoning money from Starbucks app users' bank accounts, specifically from the auto-reload function. The Oregon Department of Justice on Thursday issued a scam alert ...

16 April 2015

Ashland Starbucks closing it's doors

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- It’s a sad week for coffee drinkers near Southern Oregon University.The Ashland Starbucks near campus will be shutting down, barista's say the lease ran out for the Starbucks on ...

18 March 2015

Starbucks tackles race relations

Posted in Regional

(KGW)  Starbucks has made a name for itself by brewing up delicious coffee.   Now the coffee giant is trying something new.  CEO Howard Schultz is encouraging customers and employees to discuss r ...

31 October 2014

Starbucks to start delivery service

Posted in Regional

If you've ever said, "I wish Starbucks delivered,” well, your wish may soon come true. Starbucks is launching a food and beverage delivery service in select markets during the second half of next ...

02 October 2014

Starbucks: Pay to pee?

Posted in U.S. & World News

Phoenix, Az. -- (KPNX)  It's not uncommon for restaurants and gas stations to ask customers to make a purchase before using the bathroom, but Ilana Scheinker, more than eight months pregnant, claim ...

21 August 2014

378 people 'pay it forward' at St. Petersburg Starbucks

Posted in U.S. & World News

St. Petersburg, Fla. --- (NBC News) A woman started an act of kindness chain that lasted for hours at a St. Petersburg Starbucks.   She ordered an iced coffee around 7 a.m. Thursday and asked to pa ...

23 June 2014

Starbucks prices are rising

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Your Starbucks latte could cost you more starting Tuesday. The coffee giant is raising its prices. On average, a Starbucks drink will cost between five and 20 cents more. The company estimates that ...

17 June 2014

Starbucks free tuition could boost more than baristas

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) With its offer of free or sharply reduced tuition to some 135,000 U.S. employees, Starbucks is brewing up a plan that higher education advocates call a potential game-changer for low-inco ...