Starbucks introduces automated ordering plans and new coffee equipment to improve efficiency

Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz speaks during the annual shareholder meeting in Seattle, Washington on March 22, 2017. Jason Redmond | AFP | Getty Images Starbucks on Tuesday introduced its plans for automated in-store ordering, new coffee-making equipment and an expanded loyalty program as part of its drive to reinvent itself and better adapt … Read more

Stocks fall on dashed inflation hopes; The S&P 500 loses 3%

NEW YORK — Stocks tumble and disappointment hits markets around the world on Tuesday, following the sudden realization on Wall Street that inflation is not slowing as much as hoped. Them&P 500 was down 3% in afternoon trading, threatening to snap a four-day winning streak. Bond prices also fell sharply, pushing up their yields, after … Read more

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver suspended and fined $10 million after investigation finds conduct ‘clearly violated’ workplace standards

Robert Sarver, the Phoenix Suns‘ majority owner since 2004, is suspended for one year and fined $10 million, the NBA announced Tuesday, marking the end of the league’s nearly year-long investigation into Sarver’s conduct and culture within the Suns organization. The league’s investigation came after ESPN published a story from November 2021based on interviews with … Read more

Twitter whistleblower reveals employees fear Chinese agent is collecting user data

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sep 13 (Reuters) – Disclosures from a former Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) An executive-turned-whistleblower shows Twitter was made aware that at least one Chinese agent worked for the social media company, U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said in his opening remarks at a Senate hearing on Tuesday with … Read more

Death of Queen Elizabeth: King Charles III and Camilla visit Northern Ireland as thousands of mourners march past the Queen’s coffin

This is Charles’ first trip to Northern Ireland as the UK’s new monarch, following in the footsteps of his mother, who was considered a symbol of union and was an important figure during Northern Ireland peace process. Tuesday’s historic visit saw the King arrive at the royal residence, Hillsborough Castle, where he greeted the public … Read more

Seahawks vs. Broncos score takeaway: Geno Smith passes Russell Wilson as Denver flop in critical time

Russell Wilson may have been the headliner for Monday night’s game between the Broncos and Seahawks, but his successor in Seattle, Geno Smith, left the Week 1 primetime finale victorious. A nearly flawless performance from Smith, coupled with a physical display of defense from Pete Carroll in front of a raucous Seattle crowd, kept the … Read more

Ukraine pushes to take back all land from Russia, demands Western weapons

Ukraine took over dozens of cities in rapid advance Many fleeing Russian soldiers have left Ukraine – US official Zelenskiy asks for anti-aircraft systems from the West ON THE WAY TO BALAKLIIA, Ukraine, September 13 (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Tuesday it intended to liberate all of its territory after pushing back Russian forces in … Read more

Storm of Justice Department subpoenas widens Trump’s potential legal troubles

The scheme, revealed on Monday, also shows that if Trump can successfully slow down a separate investigation into the withholding of classified information at Mar-a-Lago, its potential exposure to legal consequences is profound and threatening. Trump has not been charged with any crime in either investigation. But the subpoenas show that the DOJ investigation, which … Read more

Attacks on the Armenian-Azerbaijani border break out, potentially reigniting an old conflict

CNN — A decades-old conflict could be on the verge of a reignite, as reports emerged this week of attacks along the Azerbaijan-Armenia border. The Armenian Defense Ministry claimed that the Azerbaijani Armed Forces carried out artillery strikes against Armenian border towns on Tuesday morning. According to the Armenian Defense Ministry, the strike included drones … Read more