Yahoo COO Henrique de Castro leaving

Kara Swisher
Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:52 PM ET
Yahoo COO de Castro out
Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:43 PM ET
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Yahoo's COO Henrique De Castro is leaving the company effective Thursday.

Yahoo Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro is leaving the company, in a move many expected amid an apparent rise in tension between him and CEO Marissa Mayer.

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By Kara Swisher, recode.net.

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