Starbucks hikes prices on coffee, espresso, tea lattes

The coffee chain says prices on select sizes of brewed coffee in U.S. company-operated stores are jumping 10 to 20 cents Tuesday, while prices on espresso and tea latte beverages will rise 10 to 30 cents.

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National average price for gas drops for the 29th straight day

With gasoline prices in the Great Lakes falling so sharply due to fierce competition, many stations find themselves selling gasoline at or close to a loss, typically setting up a widespread price hike that may occur any time in the next couple of days according to