Each day, customers can get a free tall espresso beverage from 1 to 2 p.m. local time at select stores across the U.S.
An Oklahoma police officer got a Starbucks cup with the word "Pig" on a label and the company later apologized for the incident.
Starbucks plans to open shop in East Oakland at the corner of 73rd Avenue and Foothill Boulevard. Supporters say it will be bigger and better than the average Starbucks because it will be focused on helping the community.
The California Highway Patrol has launched a Coffee with CHP program in an effort to reach out to the community.