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Howard Schultz’s Radical Idea: Nothing Too Radical

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Last March I traveled to Costa Rica to interview Howard Schultz about how climate change would affect the coffee industry. But the conversation kept veering off to his pet subjects of politics and policy. In the midst of our discussion about global warming, the then-Starbucks executive chairman launched into a condemnation of the U.S. national […]

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The Death Toll in the Brazil Dam Collapse Has Risen to 65

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(BRUMADINHO) — Brazilian firefighters and Israeli rescue workers poked sticks into treacherous mud Monday looking for bodies as pressure mounted on the mining company responsible for a dam that burst and spilled a flood of iron ore waste. By late in the day, the death toll rose to 65, with 279 people still missing, said […]

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Five Police Officers Shot in Houston: Developing

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Five police officers were shot in Houston on Monday, police say. The officers were shot while responding to a crime at 7800 Harding Street, the Houston Police Department tweeted shortly after 5 p.m. The officers were taken to Memorial Hermann Medical Center for treatment, the police said. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner tweeted just after 6 […]