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Yahoo earnings rise on Alibaba stake

Company's investment in Chinese business-to-business site boosted its net income for the first quarter. Revenue increased 14 percent, and CEO Yang is bullish.

By April 22, 2008


Tying Hillary to Chinese censorship through Bill's speech for Alibaba: a stretch?

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton's foundation received an undisclosed sum in exchange for his keynote address at an event held by Alibaba, the Chinese internet company that controls Yahoo China and has been accused of aiding China's crackdown in Tibet.

By April 14, 2008


Alibaba IPO eclipsed by Yahoo's bad day at Congress

Yahoo chief celebrates 39th birthday apologizing to mother of jailed Chinese citizen. Oh, and Yahoo investment in Alibaba gains from IPO.

By November 6, 2007


Yahoo's stock hits new 52-week low

Internet pioneer's stock falls under the previous low of $18.58 a share, raising questions about whether any catalyst exists that could lift it from its near-term slump.

By September 4, 2008


USB Web 'Button' takes a step back in time

Promotional gadget opens a specific page when pressed.

By July 3, 2008


Yahoo shares touching on pre-Microsoft level

The Internet company's stock falls below $20 a share, coming within a breath away of where it traded prior to Redmond's failed buyout attempt.

By July 1, 2008


Antitrust lawsuits, revenue targets give Yahoo, Google a way out

Google and Yahoo may scuttle their search-ad deal if it doesn't meet financial targets or leads to antitrust litigation. A regulatory filing has all the gory details.

By June 13, 2008


Yahoo inks search ad pact with Google

Google will supply Yahoo with search ads in a partnership Yahoo believes will raise revenue by $800 million in its first year--but that also could give more power to Google.

By June 12, 2008


A new wrinkle: Microsoft could take 'minority, passive stake' in Yahoo

A report from Reuters says the search giant may want a piece of the Silicon Valley company, even after it buys the search business.

By May 19, 2008


Yahoo up after Microsoft nudge

Microsoft's announcement over the weekend that parties have re-entered talks gives Yahoo shares a bit of a boost in morning trading.

By May 19, 2008