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Starbucks Cost for Scholarship Fund: $0. It's Mostly Funded by Federal Aid

 Starbucks Cost for Scholarship Fund: $0. It's Mostly Funded by Federal Aid
It turns out Starbucks isn't contributing any upfront scholarship money to an online college degree program it introduced this week.
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EU Investigates Apple, Starbucks and Fiat to Close Tax Loopholes

EU Investigates Apple, Starbucks and Fiat to Close Tax Loopholes
The European Union's antitrust regulator has launched an investigation into tax deals that Apple, Starbucks and Fiat struck with some European countries, the start of a wider push to keep multinationals from taking advantage of loopholes. "When public budgets are tight and citizens are asked to make efforts to deal with the consequences of the (financial) crisis, it cannot be accepted that large multinationals do not pay their fair share of taxes," EU antitrust commissioner Joaquin Almunia said.
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Best and Worst of 2013: Gun Control

Best and Worst of 2013: Gun Control
The national conversation about guns was very loud to start 2013 after the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, but little was done on a federal level to prevent another massacre from happening. Some progress, however, was made on the state level.
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Corporations Win When People Battle Each Other

Corporations Win When People Battle Each Other
As multinational corporations continue a global stranglehold on international tax laws, the focus of every day citizens and their warranted angst are increasingly focused inwards at the individual other rather than the companies that skirt their patriotic duty.
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