The Ticker: Britain’s Olympic Glory; Paul Ryan; Brazil Prepares; Nook Tablet; Motorola Job Cuts

By James F. Thompson Comment

The Washington Post: London Olympic Games Close with Music and Global Applause

Advertising Age: GOP VEEP Pick Paul Ryan Has Advertising Know How

World News: Brazil Prepares for 2016 Olympics and Global Scrutiny

The Los Angeles Times: Barnes & Noble Lowers Price for Nook Tablets

Chicago Tribune: Google to Cut 4,000 Jobs at Motorola Mobility