Irene Rosenfeld Vs. Warren Buffett: Forbes

Irene Rosenfeld, CEO of $40 billion snack-food company Kraft, jumps to the coveted No. 2 spot on this year’s The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women list, up from her No. 6 position last year. As the world’s second most powerful woman, she comes in just behind Michelle Obama (No. 1) and ahead of both Oprah […]

First Lady Michelle Obama Tops Forbes Powerful Women List 2010

Forbes has released its list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women. According to Forbes, the annual list is “based less on traditional calculations of wealth and executive position, and more on creative influence and entrepreneurship.”

Barack Obama Calls for Day of Service on 9/11 Anniversary of World Trade Center

President Barack Obama is asking the country to observe the Sept. 11 anniversary as a day of “service and remembrance.” He says Americans should find a way to serve their fellow citizens and rekindle the spirit of unity and common purpose felt in the wake of the 2001 terror attacks.