This version corrects the spelling of Ferreri's first name to Gene.
An earlier version had an incorrect amount that Illinois has in unfunded pension obligations.
An earlier version of this story said Twinkies would go on sale at Wal-Mart Stores July 14, when instead Wal-Mart said it had begun selling Twinkies in stores on July 12.
Earlier versions of this story contained misstatements of fact and mischaracterizations. The story has been revised.
This article has been revised to clarify that Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke spoke on June 19.
This story was amended to reflect the euro zone currently has 17 members.
This story has been corrected to reflect that the Five Guys opening in Covent Garden in London is the first outlet outside North America.
This story has been revised to clarify that Dean favors a long-term migration away from employer-provided health care.
Microsoft did not announce a smaller version of its Surface tablet computer, as had been expected.