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Workers prepare Hostess Twinkies for packaging at the Interstate Bakeries Corporation facility in Illinois. (Credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Hostess, Iconic Maker of Twinkies, To Shut Down Operations

“We deeply regret the necessity of today’s decision, but we do not have the financial resources to weather an extended nationwide strike,” Gregory F. Rayburn, Hostess’ chief executive, said in a statement.

CBS Detroit–11/16/2012