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  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 26- When senior Yahoo executives gathered at a San Jose hotel for a management retreat in the spring of 2006, there was no outward sign of a company in crisis. The internet pioneer, not yet a teenager, had just finished the prior year with $1.9 billion in profits on $5.3 billion in revenue. "It was all over the map," recalled Brad Garlinghouse, then a...

  • NEW YORK— Verizon's deal for Yahoo could give the phone company a stronger foothold in digital advertising as it takes what it knows about its customers' whereabouts and combines that with Yahoo's popular destinations and AOL's advertising expertise. To boost traffic and revenue even more, Verizon could also ship some phones with Yahoo apps already...

  • NEW YORK— Marissa Mayer was a rarity: A major tech-company CEO who served while pregnant and, later, as a mother of young children. But the company's problems didn't start with Mayer, who points out that Yahoo's audience grew under her tenure. Women make up 37 percent of Yahoo's workforce and 24 percent of its leadership positions, numbers typical of the technology...

  • Fmr. Yahoo CEO on sale to Verizon

    Ross Levinsohn, former Yahoo interim CEO, discusses what the $4.8 billion deal between Yahoo and Verizon will mean for the company.

  • Swisher: Mayer not staying

    Kara Swisher, Recode executive editor, comments on the $4.8 billion Verizon deal with Yahoo.

  • Marissa Mayer

    CEO Marissa Mayer is trying to put a happy face on a deal that will effectively be taking away her job, Recode reports.

  • NEW YORK, July 25- Verizon Communications Inc said on Monday it would buy Yahoo Inc's core internet properties for $4.83 billion in cash to expand its digital advertising and media business, ending a protracted sale process for the fading Web pioneer. The purchase will boost Verizon's AOL internet business, which it bought last year for $4.4 billion, as it gains...

  • Marissa Mayer

    "I couldn't be prouder of the team that we have and what we've been able to achieve," she told CNBC's "Squawk on the Street."

  • Marissa Mayer: 'I plan to stay at Yahoo'

    Marissa Mayer, Yahoo CEO, discusses the integration of Yahoo into Verizon and AOL.

  • Mayer: Looking forward to working on integration

    Marissa Mayer, Yahoo CEO, discusses her company’s future with Verizon and AOL.

  • Mayer: Today is an important step for shareholders

    Marissa Mayer, Yahoo CEO, discusses her company’s future with Verizon and AOL.

  • NEW YORK, July 25- Verizon Communications Inc said on Monday it would buy Yahoo Inc's core internet properties for $4.83 billion in cash to expand its digital advertising and media business, ending a lengthy sale process for the fading Web pioneer. "Yahoo gives us scale that is what is most critical here, Marni Walden, who is head of product innovation and new...

  • Little league scores run

    When the year’s most hotly anticipated tech deal went down, Wall Street’s biggest banks got elbowed aside by upstart competitors.

  • Yahoo, Verzion deal: Recode's Swisher

    Recode's Kara Swisher, shares her thoughts on Verizon's $4.8 billion bid for Yahoo and Marissa Mayer's future.

  • July 25- Verizon Communications Inc said Monday it would buy Yahoo Inc's core internet properties for $4.83 billion in cash to expand its digital advertising and media business, in a deal that ends a lengthy sale process for the fading Web pioneer. The Alibaba and Yahoo Japan investments are worth about $40 billion, while Yahoo had a market value of about $37.4...

  • Yahoo shares halted on Verizon news

    Marni Walden, Verizon executive vp, and Tim Armstrong, AOL CEO, discusses whether Marissa Mayer will have a leadership role in the new company.

  • SAN FRANCISCO— Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. "We have enormous respect for what Yahoo has accomplished: this transaction is about unleashing Yahoo's full potential," Armstrong said in a printed statement. Most analysts expect the deal to end the four-year reign of Yahoo's Mayer, who...

  • July 25- Verizon Communications Inc said it had agreed to buy Yahoo Inc's core internet business for $4.83 billion in cash, ending a lengthy sale process for the fading Web pioneer. "The sale of our operating business, which effectively separates our Asian asset equity stakes, is an important step in our plan to unlock shareholder value for Yahoo," Yahoo Chief...

  • Marissa Mayer

    This deal gives us "scale," says Marni Walden, Verizon executive vp, discussing Verizon's $4.8 billion acquision of Yahoo's core internet assets, with Tim Armstrong, AOL CEO.

  • Yahoo to end decade-long 'fall from grace': Pro

    Roger Entner, Recon Analytics, discusses the benefits of Verizon's acquisition of Yahoo.