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Yahoo's 'resumegate' heats up

Nevada allows Google's self-driving cars, Facebook social-reader users on the decline, and a Yahoo board member responsible for vetting CEO Scott Thompson's resume will not seek re-election.

By May. 8, 2012

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Yahoo's 'resumegate' heats up

Nevada allows Google's self-driving cars, Facebook social-reader users on the decline, and a Yahoo board member responsible for vetting CEO Scott Thompson's resume will not seek re-election.

By May. 8, 2012

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Scott Thompson blames 'Resumegate' on headhunter -- report

Yahoo's embattled CEO reported to have told employees that the mistake was made by an executive placement firm when he interviewed for a post at PayPal.

By May. 10, 2012

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CEO pens another missive as Yahoos ponder 'Resumegate'

Another day, another apology from Scott Thompson to the troops, as Third Point turns up the pressure on Yahoo's board.

By May. 7, 2012

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Headhunting firm denies blame for Yahoo CEO mess, says report

ATD's Kara Swisher publishes a letter she says is from Heidrick & Struggles CEO Kevin Kelly to his staff. In it, Kelly calls reported allegations by Yahoo's Scott Thompson "verifiably not true."

By May. 11, 2012

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Yahoo gives all clear after hack attack

Company blames hack on contributor network, says compromised information was provided by writers who joined Associated Content prior to May 2010.

By Jul. 13, 2012

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Yahoo CEO Thompson reportedly set to resign

Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson will step down amid a controversy over his inflated resume, All Things D reports. What's more, the company may also capitulate to activist investors by seating a dissident board slate.

By May. 13, 2012

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Meet Yahoo's new (interim) CEO, Ross Levinsohn

Newly named to helm the troubled Internet pioneer, Levinsohn has a long history with Fox and other Big Media outlets, and most recently headed up Yahoo's global advertising business.

By May. 13, 2012

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Yahoo and its CEO: What's the worst that could happen?

Chief Executive Officer Scott Thompson is accused of lying about his college education. Tempest in a teacup, or scandal in the making?

By May. 4, 2012

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Liar, Liar: Shareholders demand firing of Yahoo CEO

Playing DVDs could be a headache in Windows 8, the FBI asks Web sites to be wiretap-ready, and Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson is accused of lying about his college degree.

By May. 4, 2012