The Ticker: Consumer Confidence Up; Groupon Stock Falls; Verizon Backlash; Scooby-Doo

The Los Angeles Times: Sales Numbers Mark Rising Confidence for American Consumers

Chicago Tribune: Groupon 21% Fall Reminiscent of Facebook’s Woes

The Washington Post: Verizon Suffers PR Breakdown in Wake of VA Outage

The New York Times: Can Scooby-Doo Gets Kids to Brush Their Teeth?