NEW YORK— Starbucks will start offering delivery within the Empire State Building Tuesday, giving office workers in the skyscraper the option of paying a $2 fee to avoid making a trip to the lobby. By the end of this year, Starbucks also plans to roll out delivery in Seattle in partnership with Postmates. For the Empire State Building, Starbucks said it is charging a...» Read More
PARIS, Oct 5- French nuclear company Areva. "Areva will file an objection against this decision according to the rules stipulated in the tender conditions," a spokeswoman for the company said, adding the French state-owned company believed its bid was the most competitive one.
Oct 5- SilverCrest Mines Inc:. *Announces increase in bought deal to $30 million. *Offering 11.8 million common shares of the company at a price of $2.55 per.
Oct 5- Southwest Airlines Co said on Friday traffic fell 2.1 percent in September, as fewer passengers boarded its planes. The Dallas- based discount carrier said traffic, measured by revenue passenger miles, fell to 7.76 billion in the month from 7.93 billion a year earlier. In the third quarter, unit revenue likely increased about 1 percent, Southwest added.
By Jan Lopatka and Martin Santa. BRATISLAVA, Oct 5- Poor European Union states must fight hard to prevent richer members from cutting development aid for the rest of this decade or growth across the entire bloc could be undermined, the head of the EU executive said on Friday.
*Turkey- Syria violence stokes supply concern. LONDON, Oct 5- Oil held above $112 per barrel on Friday after figures showed fewer people out of work in the United States, the world's biggest oil consumer.
WASHINGTON-- America's top military officer is opposing the demotion of a four-star general who is accused of spending tens of thousands of taxpayer dollars on lavish travel and other expenses in a case that has been sitting on Defense Secretary Leon Panetta's desk for weeks, U.S. officials said Thursday.
HOUSTON-- Actress Daryl Hannah of "Splash" fame was arrested in northeast Texas on Thursday, along with a 78- year-old landowner as the pair protested an oil pipeline designed to bring crude from Canada to the Gulf Coast.
CHICAGO-- A federal judge sentenced former Illinois powerbroker William Cellini to a year in prison Thursday for conspiring to shake down a movie producer, capping off the last trial to stem from the investigation of former Gov.
SAN FRANCISCO-- Californians woke up to a shock Friday as overnight gasoline prices jumped by as much as 20 cents a gallon in some areas, ending a week of soaring costs that saw some stations close and others charge record prices. In Southern California, the price jumped 20 cents a gallon overnight to $4.53 in Ventura.
Oct 5- Lowe's Companies Inc:. *Deutsche Bank raises Lowe's Companies Inc price target to $35 from. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
RABAT, Morocco-- Morocco on Friday revoked the accreditation of a journalist working for the French news agency AFP after he wrote an article linking the palace to a political party competing in by-elections. Morocco's powerful king, who holds most of the power in the country, is considered to operate above party politics.
The steroid medication suspected in an outbreak of a rare kind of meningitis was shipped to 23 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The specialty pharmacy that made the steroid, New England Compounding Center of Framingham, Mass., recalled three lots of the drug last week and has shut down operations.
Federal and state health officials are investigating an outbreak of a rare and deadly form of meningitis. Most of the cases are in Tennessee, the rest in Florida, Indiana, Maryland, North Carolina and Virginia. A: A specialty pharmacy, New England Compounding Center in Framingham, Mass., custom-made the steroid.
Oct 5- Energy Transfer Partners LP:.
Oct 5- Endo Health Solutions Inc:. *Oppenheimer cuts Endo Health Solutions Inc price target to $42 from. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
NEW YORK-- Stable costs, menu price increases and a shift to selling wings by the pound are making analysts more optimistic on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings Inc.. A Wedbush analyst on Friday raised his rating for Buffalo Wild Wings to "Outperform" from "Neutral," and lifted his price target on the company by $22 to $100.
DETROIT-- U.S. safety regulators are looking into throttle problems in older Ford Escapes at the request of a consumer group. The nonprofit North Carolina Consumers Council has asked federal regulators to investigate two complaints from drivers who say the small SUV stalled or surged forward.
The Food and Drug Administration urged physicians not to use any products at all from the Massachusetts pharmacy that supplied the preservative-free methylprednisolone acetate.
Oct 5- Zayo Group LLC:. *Announces amendment and re-pricing of credit agreement. *$1.6 billion term loan facility will bear interest at libor plus 4.00 percent.