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A sign stands outside of a McDonald's restaurant February 9, 2009 in San Francisco, California. Fast food chain restaurant McDonald's reported a 7.1 percent increase in same store sales for January as people look towards cheaper food alternatives in the weakening economy. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

McDonald’s Fights Back In Breakfast War With Free Coffee

McDonald’s is hitting back against a glut of breakfast competition by luring customers with free coffee.

03/30/2014

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7 Simple Tricks To Beat Jet Lag

No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, you will get jet lag. Though jet lag can’t be avoided, it can be minimized on your next vacation with these seven tips.

03/07/2014

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The World’s 7 Best Airport Coffee Shops

It’s not easy to find a decent cup of coffee when traveling. So we scoured the world’s airports in search of the best cafes and java joints, and came back with our top seven.

02/26/2014

The mega-chain began in 1971 as one store in downtown Seattle. Three friends invested $1350 each of their own money. Imagine that return! (Getty Images)

Starbucks Hiking Prices Despite Falling Coffee Costs

The Seattle-based coffee company has said it’s hiking prices on average by 1 percent nationally starting Tuesday. But it says the price for many drinks, such as medium and large brewed coffees and Frappuccinos, won’t change in most of its 11,000 U.S. cafes.

06/25/2013

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The Best Day Of Your Life In San Francisco Is Here!

Thrillist’s Best Day Of Your Life wants you to join their ranks. Spend Friday, June 21st hitting up San Francisco’s best restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and more — as chosen by local Thrillist readers and editors — and yes, there will be freebies.

06/17/2013

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Simple Recipes: Healthful Holiday Treats

These four holiday recipes are both scrumptious and healthy.

12/05/2012

A La Boulange bakery in San Francisco. (CBS)

Illegal Immigrants Working At La Boulange May Lose Jobs Soon

Workers at La Boulange told CBS 5 they could be fired in two months because they are illegal immigrants, after receiving letters from their new owner. Up to 400 workers could lose their jobs.

10/13/2012

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Starbucks Testing New Baked Goods In Bay Area

Starbucks Corp. is testing a variety of toasty croissants and baked goods in nine San Francisco stores, with plans to eventually expand distribution nationally.

10/04/2012

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HealthWatch: How You Brew Coffee May Impact Heart Health

Who doesn’t like a hot, steaming cup of coffee in the morning? But how you brew your java may impact your heart health.

07/28/2012

The La Boulange Bakery on Union Street in San Francisco (LaBoulangebakery.com)

Starbucks Snaps Up SF Bakery Chain La Boulange For $100M

The Seattle-based coffee shop chain says baked goods and pastries from La Boulange will start replacing its current lineup early next year. Starbucks also says it plans to make the San Francisco-area bakery into a national presence in the years ahead.

06/04/2012

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