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

As Small Businesses Raise Prices, Some Customers Push Back

NEW YORK (AP) — Inflation isn’t just costing small businesses money. It also costs them customers. At the Bushwick Grind Cafe in Brooklyn, New York, Kymme Williams-Davis raised prices and switched to different types of products to cope with rising costs for milk, coffee, paper and plastic items, as well as to shortages of items … Read more

Jill Biden shares memories of 9/11 as wife, sister, and more

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Jill Biden realized that terrorists had attacked America on September 11, 2001, her husband, Joe, was not the only loved one whose safety concerned her. Biden recalled being ‘scared to death’ that her sister Bonny Jacobs, a United Airlines flight attendant, was in one of four hijacked planes that flew to … Read more

Robinhood users buy and own businesses “they know, understand and believe in for the long haul”. Here are their favorite stocks.

According to a new index in the brokerage app aimed at new investors, tech companies, electric vehicle makers and some meme stocks are among the overall mix of stocks in Robinhood users’ portfolios. These are stocks like Amazon AMZN, +2.66%, Microsoft MSFT, +2.30%, You’re here TSLA, +3.60%, Apple AAPL, +1.88%, Ford Motor Company F, -0.32% … Read more

Robinhood users buy and own businesses “they know, understand and believe in for the long haul”. Here are their favorite stocks.

According to a new index in the brokerage app aimed at new investors, tech companies, electric vehicle makers and some meme stocks are among the overall mix of stocks in Robinhood users’ portfolios. These are stocks like Amazon AMZN, +2.66%, Microsoft MSFT, +2.30%, You’re here TSLA, +3.60%, Apple AAPL, +1.88%, Ford Motor Company F, -0.32% … Read more

Britain mourns Queen Elizabeth as King Charles takes the throne

LONDON (AP) — Bells rang across Britain on Friday and mourners flocked to the palace gates to honor queen elizabeth ii as the country entered a new era under a new king. Around the world, his exceptional reign has been commemorated, celebrated and debated. King Charles III, who spent much of his 73 years of … Read more

Apple CEO Tim Cook, Jony Ive, Laurene Powell Jobs panel interview

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks onstage during day two of Vox Media’s Code 2022 conference in Beverly Hills, California. Jerod Harris | Getty Images Entertainment | Getty Images Apple CEO Tim Cook said Wednesday that Apple isn’t doing much to improve the texting experience between iPhones and Android devices because its users aren’t asking for … Read more

Cancers in adults under 50 are increasing ‘dramatically’, say researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital

EARLY CANCERS, DIAGNOSED BEFORE THE AGE OF 50, BECOME INCREASINGLY COMMON WITH EACH GENERATION. THAT’S ACCORDING TO NEW RESEARCH FROM BRIGHAM AND WOMEN’S HOSPITAL. SOMEONE BORN IN 1960 IS MORE AT RISK OF BEING DIAGNOSED BEFORE AGE 50 THAN SOMEONE BORN IN 1950 AND LACK OF SLEEP AT AN EARLIER AGE. THE HOSPITAL WISHES TO … Read more

Cancers in adults under 50 are increasing ‘dramatically’, say researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital

EARLY CANCERS, DIAGNOSED BEFORE THE AGE OF 50, BECOME INCREASINGLY COMMON WITH EACH GENERATION. THAT’S ACCORDING TO NEW RESEARCH FROM BRIGHAM AND WOMEN’S HOSPITAL. SOMEONE BORN IN 1960 IS MORE AT RISK OF BEING DIAGNOSED BEFORE AGE 50 THAN SOMEONE BORN IN 1950 AND LACK OF SLEEP AT AN EARLIER AGE. THE HOSPITAL WISHES TO … Read more

Volkswagen and Porsche take huge risk with big bet

Nothing stops Volkswagen (VLKAF) . Not Russia’s energy war against the European Union. Moscow decided to cut off gas supplies to Europe ahead of the cold autumn and winter months due to the countries’ support for Ukraine, which Moscow invaded on February 24. This energy crisis will undoubtedly cause household electricity bills to soar, which … Read more