Starbucks Closes Early and Richard Branson Trains to Be an Astronaut! 3 Things to Know Today.
- You might need to find an alternative for your afternoon caffeine fix today. Eight thousand Starbucks locations will close early for anti-bias training. The move follows an incident in which two black men were arrested at a Philadelphia store last month.
- Richard Branson says he has been going through astronaut and fitness training in preparation for a Virgin Galactic space tourism flight within months. He’s been playing tennis four times a day, as well as undergoing centrifuge training, which simulates what the human body endures during space flight.
- And if you can’t stop buying and selling Bitcoin, a rehab center in Scotland is offering treatment to people addicted to cryptocurrency trading. Experts say cryptocurrency addicts exhibit the same kinds of behaviors as problem gamblers.
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