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McDonald’s CEO Jim Skinner is retiring after 41 years at the fast-food chain. Donald Thompson, the company’s current president, will take his spot. [AP via USA Today]

What’s more natural, sugar or high-fructose corn syrup? This old debate was the subject of a lawsuit over false advertising between sugar and corn syrup producers that went to court yesterday. [Bloomberg Businessweek]

Starbucks is getting into the energy-drink biz. [Reuters via NY Post]

What happens when Greek yogurt and New York politics mix? [Slate]

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