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Starbucks training a first step, experts say, in facing bias

Starbucks will close more than 8,000 stores nationwide Tuesday to conduct anti-bias training, the next of many steps the company is taking in an effort to restore its tarnished diversity-friendly image.The coffee chain's leaders reached out to bias training experts after the arrest of two black men at a Philadelphia Starbucks last month.