The site, which specializes in arts and crafts, raises $267 million for a valuation of $1.8 billion.
Alibaba's Tmall online marketplace for consumers in China plays host to retailers like Apple and Nike, which pay Alibaba a commission on all sales. Amazon decides to suck it up and join the list.
The alleged Dread Pirate Roberts faces up to life in prison after a jury finds him guilty of the so-called "kingpin" charge, among others.
The new funding is announced in conjunction with a site redesign meant to make it easier to find services, which start at $5 a pop.
The e-commerce pioneer's overall results hid the differing paths of eBay's two main businesses, with PayPal growing and eBay.com floundering.
Thanks to its most successful portable Zelda game ever, the Japanese game giant led the industry in software sales last month.
The growing number of crimes and attacks related to online classifieds has states like Florida seeking ways to make these transactions safer.
The Chinese e-commerce giant's investment could signal another step into the mobile business, in a play not unlike Amazon's Fire devices line.
The company's revenue was up 40 percent and its mobile revenue was up a whopping 448 percent. Alibaba's profit, however, dipped 28 percent to $964 million.
According to testimony in US federal court, more than a few hackers tried to blackmail the illegal marketplace before it was shut down in 2013 -- and at least two were paid off.