Carol Bartz

New Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer (Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Time Inc.)

Google Veteran Mayer Named Yahoo CEO, 5th In 5 years

Yahoo is turning to its longtime nemesis to fix everything that has gone wrong while Google Inc. has been cementing its position as the Internet’s most powerful company.


Yahoo! Inc. headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Yahoo’s Talks To Sell Asian Assets Fall Apart

Yahoo’s negotiations to sell most of its Asian holdings have abruptly broken down in a disagreement over the sales price and the best way to get the complex deal done.


Yahoo! Inc. headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Yahoo Names PayPal Executive As New CEO

Yahoo Inc. has named Scott Thompson, president of eBay Inc.’s PayPal division, as its new CEO.


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Microsoft Signs Agreement To Scrutinize Possible Yahoo Sale

It looks as if Microsoft wants a seat at the negotiating table if Yahoo decides to sell part or all of its business.


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Earnings Show Yahoo Remains In Financial Funk

Yahoo’s third-quarter results showed little evidence of ending the financial funk that got former CEO Carol Bartz fired last month.


A sign at Yahoo headquarters in Sunnyvale. (AP)

Yahoo Shares Soar On New Microsoft Takeover Hopes

Yahoo Inc.’s stock price soared more than 10 percent late Wednesday on hopes that its once-spurned suitor, Microsoft, will return with another takeover bid now that the struggling Internet company is mulling a possible sale.


A sign at Yahoo headquarters in Sunnyvale. (AP)

Yahoo Gives 25 Percent Raise To Interim CEO

Yahoo has given interim CEO Tim Morse a 25 percent raise for stepping into the leadership void created by the struggling Internet company’s recent firing of Carol Bartz.


Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Yahoo Co-Founder Urged To Help Oust Chairman

A major Yahoo shareholder seeking to oust Chairman Roy Bostock is urging company co-founder Jerry Yang to join the crusade.


Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bartz Resigns From Yahoo Board After Labeling Colleagues ‘Doofuses’

Carol Bartz has resigned from the Yahoo board of directors that she blasted for firing her as the company’s CEO last week.


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Activist Investor Buys Up Yahoo Stake; Slams Board

SUNNYVALE (CBS/AP) — An activist investor has bought a 5.2 percent stake in troubled Web portal Yahoo Inc. and released a public letter Thursday calling for sweeping changes to the board. The letter from Daniel […]