Tootsie Roll's Secret Empire :: A CEO in his 90s helms an attractive takeover target. So what's next for Tootsie Roll Industries? No one really knows.
Miley Cyrus Twitter: The Top 10 Most-Followed Teenage Tweeters! - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/22/miley-cyrus-twitter-top-1_n_1822814.html
More Firms Bow to Generation Y's Demands :: As millennials enter the workforce, more companies are jumping through hoops to accommodate their demands for promotions and flexible work schedules—much to the annoyance of their older co-workers.
Delayed Development: Blame the 20-Something Brain :: Recent research into how the brain develops suggests that people are better equipped to make major life decisions in their late 20s than earlier in the decade.
Rich Folks Go Where Pensions Dare Not :: As big institutional investors pull back from investing in high-risk real-estate funds, these funds are turning to a new source for capital: rich people.
Swiss Bankers Fume Over Privacy :: Swiss banks have provided U.S. officials with the names of thousands of their employees, a handover that has morphed into a controversy over their employees' personal privacy.
T-Mobile to Launch Unlimited Data Plan - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577605204025741904.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj
Dell Outlook Gloomy as PCs Slump :: Dell reported sagging second-quarter profits and warned of more tough times ahead as the company continues to transition away from its original business selling personal computers.
Traders Get Close Look at Drought :: On an annual tour of America's farm fields, many analysts and investors said they were taken aback by the poor state of the crops.
White House Worked WithBuyout Firm :: The story of how a Sunoco refinery in Philadelphia was rescued is an example of how the private-equity industry is a more complicated place than the image kicked up by this year's presidential election.
The Secrets of Your iPhone and iPad :: How well do you really know your iPhone? Katherine Boehret on 10 things you might not know your iPhone and iPad can do.
Pressures Intensify On Merkel :: German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces one of the toughest choices of her career in the coming weeks: whether to risk the unraveling of the euro zone or her government.
Video Chatting in High Def :: Zoom Video Communications launches a new, independent service called Zoom.us that offers free, high-definition, group video calls for up to 15 people over a variety of devices.
Dutch Housing Prices Tumble :: The slump in the Dutch housing market deepened in July as prices posted the steepest drop on record, highlighting the challenges facing the Netherlands ahead of next month's general elections.
Cooling Off This Summer :: People around the world have different ways to fight the summer heat this year, from swimming in a crowded pool in China, taking to the beach in New York, or jumping into a fountain in front of the Eiffel Tower.
U.K. Government Borrowing Climbs :: The U.K. government borrowed more than expected in July as spending increased on unemployment and other benefits, official figures showed.
Russia warns West over Syria after Obama threats :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/pJXYJKCm8rM/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120821
Ethiopia in Flux After Leader Dies :: Meles Zenawi, Ethiopia's authoritarian leader who guided his impoverished nation closer to prosperity through a steady economic opening, has died. He was 57 years old.
Epstein: The Comic Stylings of Joe Biden :: The vice president is a three-letter word called fun. Or is it four?
Buffett's Move Raises Red Flag :: The Berkshire Hathaway chairman recently terminated credit-default swaps insuring $8.25 billion of municipal debt, a sign some investors say may indicate he has doubts about the state of municipal finances.
Heinz Sued Over 'Dip and Squeeze' Ketchup Packets :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�0fee0b4bf43a420c379fb4cb221212
Teen Sexually Assaulted, Faced Jail Time for Speaking Out :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�8e1274c9710af43b1528c197f4e0b6
Wynonna's Husband Has Leg Amputated :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�bc84d1a1240ec71056dbfd274b8d9e
'Dancing With the Stars: All-Stars': Who Will Be the 13th Competitor? :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�ef92298ac20baef760331b63b0aa10
Cutting Circumcision Could Cost Billions :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iOb1718da875ece1210be7c6026c470e
Fed Moving Closer to Action :: The Fed sent its strongest signal yet that it is preparing to take new steps to bolster the economic recovery, saying measures would be needed fairly soon unless growth picks up substantially.
McIlroy, Woods Paired to Begin the Playoffs - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577605353814800874.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj
Best Buy to Pay Richly for CEO :: Best Buy awarded new Chief Executive Hubert Joly a compensation package worth up to $32 million over three years to lure him to the slumping electronics chain.
EPA Smack-Down Number Six :: A federal court cashiers another illegal Obama regulation.
BHP Signals Darker Days for Mining :: BHP posted a 35% profit drop and said it would postpone or scale back projects valued at more than $50 billion, the clearest signal yet that the global mining boom has run its course.