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(CBS) - In Business News, Starbucks is mixing politics with business.

Beginning today, it will ask customers and businesses to sign a petition in its stores.

It calls for reopening the government, paying debts on time and passing a long term budget deal by the end of the year.



(CBS) - T-Mobile wants to shake up the wireless industry with a little help from Shakira.

The company has tapped the pop singer to help promote its new Simple Choice Plan.

It eliminates fees for using data and texting services in more than a hundred countries. And it caps charges for international calls so you won't get hit with roaming fees when traveling abroad.



(CBS0 - JetBlue will now let friends and family share their frequent flier points.

That's a first for a U.S. airline.  The change is meant to appeal to customers whose friends and family may not fly often enough to earn free trips on their own.
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