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Starbucks is launching a virtual assistant of its own

When unlocking your smartphone, launching the Starbucks app, and placing an order's a little too much to handle, there is an easier way to get your caffeine fix. On its earnings conference call last week, Starbucks said Mobile Order & Pay represented 7 percent of the company's USA transactions in the most recent quarter, up 3 percentage points from the prior year.

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Roger Goodell doesn't see San Diego getting new team anytime soon

As I said, there was a violation, we applied the process and the discipline. "It was litigated extensively, it was validated by the Second Court Circuit of Appeals". "We always seek to clarify rules". So I have a very deep and close relationship with them. "I'll be honest with you, I have disagreements with probably all 32 of our teams".

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Affordable Care Act deadline nears

So they may have decided they need to attract at least eight Democratic votes in the Senate to avoid a Democratic filibuster. For those who want to sign up for the ACA, using a certified health care navigator could save money and make the overall process of re-enrolling an easier one.

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Miami Heat's Dion Waiters named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

Detroit was up 91-90 to start the fourth quarter before Miami limited the Pistons to just 12 points while scoring 26 in the final period. Miami improved to 18-30 on the season, giving them their longest winning streak since February 2014.

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France Fights Obesity By Banning Soda Refills

Vending machines were banned in schools in France in year 2004. France's decision is in line with the recommendations of the WHO, which has strongly recommended nations to impose a tax on sugary beverages to fight increasing obesity rates and support its health policy.

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Malaysia tourist boat missing with 31 people on board

The search and rescue operation is ongoing. Three bodies were recovered and a search was continuing for six people still missing. The Chinese embassy in Kuala Lumpur said today they were informed by the Malaysian Navy that five people, including a child were rescued from a sunken boat, state-run Xinhua news agency reported .