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‘Missed the drone by about 30 feet’: Operations resume at Newark Airport after drone activity, FAA says

Tomsmith585/iStock(NEW YORK) — Officials have now resumed operations after a ground stop had been ordered at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey due to drone activity, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.Two drones were seen about 3,500 feet above Teterboro Airport in Bergen County, New Jersey, FAA spokesman Greg Martin told ABC News.Pilots described…read more »

Uber Eats will soon be able to deliver your Starbucks

BalkansCat/iStock(NEW YORK) — If you’re in need of your Starbucks fix, and don’t have an intern to fetch it for you, Uber Eats will soon have your back. The coffee giant has inked a deal with the fastest growing meal delivery service in the U.S. that will allow its drivers to send you your joe,…read more »

Starbucks to expand delivery service to six more US cities

Starbucks(SEATTLE) — Starbucks announced on Tuesday it is expanding its delivery service to six more cities across the U.S.The move comes after the Seattle-based coffee chain says it had a successful test of its Starbucks Delivers service in Miami. That pilot test began last fall.Beginning Tuesday, Starbucks customers in San Francisco will be able to…read more »

Jameela Jamil shuts down body shaming Avon ad, gets company to take it down

Todd Williamson/NBC via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — It may be a new year, but actress Jameela Jamil is continuing where she left off in 2018, promoting body confidence and shutting down anyone or any organization doing otherwise.Case in point, Avon released an ad that said “dimples are cute on your face (not on your thighs),”…read more »

Google slapped with more than $56 million in fines over advertising in Europe

JHVEPhoto/iStock(NEW YORK) — Google has been fined more than $56 million over its advertising in Europe.French data regulator CNIL released a statement Monday saying it was imposing a sanction of 50 million euros on the tech company due to “lack of transparency, unsatifactory information and lack of valid consent for the personalization of advertisement.”This is…read more »