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  1. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's Compensation Soars 69 Percent to $42.1 Million

    9:08 pm PDT 04/29/2016
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    None of Yahoo's primary executives earned a bonus in 2015. READ MORE

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  2. Yahoo Reaches Deal With Activist Investor Starboard

    6:40 am PDT 04/27/2016
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    Four new members are added to Yahoo's board ahead of a possible sale. READ MORE

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  3. Verizon Adds 36,000 Pay TV Subs in First Quarter, Stays Mum on Yahoo

    4:43 am PDT 04/21/2016
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    The telecom giant, which is a key player in the auction of internet company Yahoo, had signed up 90,000 in the year-ago period. READ MORE

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  4. Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Offers Few Sale Updates, Says Bidders Include "Respected" Industry Names

    1:14 pm PDT 04/19/2016
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    The deadline for Yahoo bidders was April 18. READ MORE

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  5. Michael Wolff on Yahoo: Only the Media (and Marissa Mayer) Still Believe It Has Value

    11:51 am PDT 04/19/2016
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    Admitting failure and offloading the high-traffic, low-growth company as quickly as possible (at whatever price) is the only reasonable outcome for the antiquated web pioneer. READ MORE

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  6. Yellow Pages Parent Company to Bid for Yahoo (Report)

    1:16 pm PDT 04/18/2016
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    Yahoo is seeking a buyer for some or all of its assets and bids are due by the end of Monday. READ MORE

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  7. Who Will Control Yahoo? Bidders Race to File Buyout Offers For Storied Tech Giant

    6:00 am PDT 04/15/2016
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    Yahoo, once so financially sound it considered buying Walt Disney Co., now slides toward a deadline that could see it acquired and even broken up into pieces. READ MORE

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  8. Verizon Preparing Bid for Yahoo (Report)

    1:38 pm PDT 04/07/2016
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    Verizon has been beefing up its Internet presence, perhaps most notably with its $4.4 billion acquisition of AOL a year ago. READ MORE

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  9. Activist Yahoo Investor Seeks to Remove Board, Proposes Alternative Directors

    5:12 am PDT 03/24/2016
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    The company suggests a former DirecTV CEO and an ex-NBCUniversal top executive, among others, setting the stage for a showdown with Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer. READ MORE

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  10. Verizon CFO on Possible Yahoo Acquisition: "Can It Add Value to Us?"

    10:49 am PST 03/01/2016
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    The exec also predicted more carriage disputes between pay TV operators and content companies. READ MORE

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  11. Yahoo Beats Quarterly Estimates Amid Cost-Cutting Plans

    2:20 pm PST 02/02/2016
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    The search giant brought in nearly $1.3 billion in revenue during the fourth quarter. READ MORE

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  12. Yahoo Confirms Layoffs of 15 Percent of Workforce

    1:37 pm PST 02/02/2016
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    The search giant will also shut down some of its digital magazines in an effort to simplify its product portfolio. READ MORE

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  13. Yahoo to Lay Off 15 Percent of Staff (Report)

    9:58 am PST 02/01/2016
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    CEO Marissa Mayer will be talking to investors on Tuesday when the company reports fourth quarter earnings. READ MORE

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  14. Activist Yahoo Investor Calls for Management, Board Changes, "Receptiveness" to Core Business Sale

    4:57 am PST 01/06/2016
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    Starboard Value publishes its latest letter calling for changes at the Internet company led by CEO Marissa Mayer. READ MORE

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  15. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Welcomes Twin Daughters

    10:23 am PST 12/10/2015
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    The tech executive announced her pregnancy in September with a Tumblr blog post. READ MORE

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  16. Yahoo Plans to Spin Off Core Business Instead of Alibaba Stake

    5:31 am PST 12/09/2015
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    The move "will provide more transparency into the value of Yahoo's business," CEO Marissa Mayer says in officially scrapping the plan for the spinoff of the stake in the Chinese e-commerce giant. READ MORE

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  17. Yahoo Halts Alibaba Spinoff, Will Seek Sale of Internet Business (Report)

    2:23 pm PST 12/08/2015
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    There was uncertainty about whether Yahoo would be able to complete the $30 billion spinoff tax-free. READ MORE

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  18. Yahoo Board Considering Sale of Internet Business (Report)

    4:52 pm PST 12/01/2015
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    Activist investor Starboard Value wrote a letter to Yahoo urging the company to forgo plans to spin off its stake in Alibaba Group and instead sell its core Internet business. READ MORE

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  19. Yahoo Wants More Live Sports Following $20 Million NFL Streaming Bet

    5:19 pm PDT 10/26/2015
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    The Jacksonville Jaguars' win over the Buffalo Bills in London was viewed by 15.2 million people online. READ MORE

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  20. Martha Nelson Takes Over All Yahoo Media During High-Profile Week

    10:58 am PDT 10/25/2015
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    The former Time Inc. exec was appointed to global editor-in-chief of Yahoo in August. READ MORE

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