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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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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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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 July 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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Ousted Yahoo CEO has cancer, WSJ reports

Scott Thompson, who resigned as Yahoo CEO earlier today, reportedly told the board he's been diagnosed with thyroid cancer -- though not until his explanation for his inflated resume had apparently started to unravel.

By May 13, 2012