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  • America's student loan crisis     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 2:51 PM ET

    Discussing the move by Starbucks to offer free college tuition to employees and the student loan debt crisis in America, with Naomi Schaefer Riley, author of "Faculty Lounges," and Bill Zimmerman, author of "The Student Loan Swindle."

  • Starbucks offers free college tuition     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    Starbucks announced today it will offer free online college tuition to many of its employees, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Picking on Target? Outcry bigger due to breach Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 2:20 PM ET

    Target's recent cash register glitch wouldn't have drummed up nearly as much attention if it had happened to another retailer, experts said.

  • Midday movers: Medtronic, Netflix, Tesla Motors & More Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 12:12 PM ET
    NYSE EuroNext flag hangs outside the NYSE.

    Some of Monday's midday movers:

  • Starbucks' new college initiative     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 10:49 AM ET

    Starbucks is offering a deal to juniors and seniors who work at least 20 hours a week at Starbucks will get full reimbursement for each semester or full-time coursework towards a bachelor's degree.

  • Starbucks offers shocking new perk for workers Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 4:15 AM ET

    Starbucks is rolling out a program that would allow its workers to earn an online college degree at a steeply discounted rate.

  • 3 promising tech darlings that fell flat Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 12:17 PM ET

    Just because an idea is smart and disruptive, doesn't mean it'll work. Here are the tales of woe for three Silicon Valley darlings.

  • Traders buy Chinese IPOs, betting on demographics Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 4:42 PM ET
    The New York Stock Exchange.

    Despite China growth concerns, U.S.-listed Chinese IPOs are doing well. Zhaopin Limited went public today, gaining eight percent.

  • GM, McD's and more: The wireless front Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 4:31 PM ET
    Powermat wireless charging stations on display

    Coffee giant Starbucks is far from the only company betting on wireless charging technology.

  • Duck confit? Starbucks buys into 'fast casual' Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 3:48 PM ET
    Starbucks La Boulange restaurant opens.

    Starbucks has entered the fast casual dining segment with its LA-based La Boulange, which offers everything from burgers to cocktails.

  • Starbucks opened its first stand alone La Boulange restaurant in Los Angeles on Thursday, as it steps outside its comfort zone into the fast growing fast casual segment of the restaurant industry. Jane Wells reports.

  • La Boulange taste test     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Jane Wells samples the 810 calorie Duck Confit Hash at the new Starbucks-owned La Boulange restaurant. She also tries the special blend coffee created exclusively for the store.

  • Starbucks opens first 'La Boulange' in LA     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 8:55 AM ET

    Starbucks is venturing outside its comfort zone. CNBC's Jane Wells reports from the first fast casual restaurant "La Boulange" in Los Angeles.

  • Starbucks to offer wireless phone charging: Report Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:21 AM ET
    A barista scans a barcode on a customer's smartphone at a Starbucks.

    Starbucks is expected to announce that it will begin to offer wireless smartphone charging stations on tabletops and counters in the U.S.

  • Starbucks brews wireless charging Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 5:58 AM ET

    Folks walk into Starbucks to re-charge their batteries — figuratively. Now, they'll be able to do it literally, USA Today reports.

  • BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 1430 GMT / 10.30 AM ET Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 10:46 AM ET

    EU investigates tax rulings on Apple, Starbucks, Fiat. BRUSSELS/ LONDON- The European Commission raised pressure on Ireland, the Netherlands and Luxembourg over their corporate tax practices, saying it was investigating deals the countries have cut with Apple, Starbucks and Fiat.

  • LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 11- The European Commission raised pressure on Ireland, the Netherlands and Luxembourg over their corporate tax practices, saying it was investigating deals the countries have cut with Apple, Starbucks and Fiat.

  • Early movers: AAPL, SBUX, AIG, BAC & more Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 7:33 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Apple, Starbucks under the microscope over taxes Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 6:37 AM ET

    The European Commission has opened three in-depth investigations into tax decisions affecting Apple, Starbucks and Fiat Finance and Trade.

  • Why tax may get Apple and Starbucks into more trouble Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 6:35 AM ET
    The Apple store on Fifth Avenue in New York City.

    Apple, Starbucks and Fiat will come under the European Union (EU) spotlight with an investigation into how they avoided paying tax.