InBev increases the pressure in its bid for Anheuser-Busch. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)
Starbucks announces that it will close 600 stores -- 500 more than originally planned. (New York Times)
The International Monetary Fund warns that the food crisis could cause havoc in the general economy. (The Age)
A recall of beef after an outbreak of E. coli in Michigan and Ohio. (Detroit Free Press)
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