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Starbucks, no longer selling print newspapers in stores, now offering free digital access to several newspaper websites

After ceasing sales of print newspapers, Starbucks announced Tuesday that it will offer customers free digital access to several newspapers for a limited time.

Starbucks customers using the free in-store Wi-Fi at the coffee giant’s more-than 8,500 company-owned stores will have complimentary digital access to the Chicago Tribune, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The Seattle Times, The Baltimore Sun, Orlando Sentinel and New York Daily News. Those news sites typically have paywalls that require readers to buy a subscription after reading a certain number of articles.

Read the full article from the Chicago Tribune: Starbucks, no longer selling print newspapers in stores, now offering free digital access to several newspaper websites