Daily News: Burger King Bids to Sell Alcohol in the UK, Royals Celebrate Win with Champagne

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Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-o-sphere:

– The trend of men drinking rosé is booming in the United States, Russia, Australia and Brazil, where the gender gap of rosé drinkers is either narrowing fast or doesn’t exist at all.

– A new report shows that Britain’s bar staff are frequently not being paid a living wage.

– Burger King has applied for liquor licenses in a bid to become the first fast-food chain in the UK to sell alcohol.

– Finally, the Kansas City Royals won the World Series last night and, in true baseball celebration fashion, proceeded to spray Champagne everywhere.

[Photo: Flickr/Charles Sollars]