Report: Eagles bring in Tim Tebow for workout
According to ESPNs Adam Schefter, Tebow is working out for the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday. Tebow, who has been working as a college football commentator for ESPN, hasnt been in the league since he was cut by the New England Patriots in August .
Gunmen attack Tunisian museum, kill seven tourists: government official
Tunisian security forces on Friday killed six people, including five women, after a standoff with an Islamist militant group on the outskirts of Tunis two days before a parliamentary election. The raid on the house in Oued Ellil, west of Tunis, was the.
Hard-right shift delivers upset election win for Netanyahu
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Yodeling for Joy: Yahoo! Celebrates 20th Anniversary | NBC.
Sunnyvale-based Yahoo! Is celebrating its 20th anniversary on Monday, and the employees are yodeling for joy.. engine capability or email. But it does have a growing news site, and its now headed by CEO Marissa Mayer.
Pact between Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones withstood many obstacles
As they celebrated demolishing Argentina by 40 points to win the FIBA U-16 Americas tournament four years ago, the stars of a talent-laden U.S. team also felt a twinge of sadness at having played their last game together. They joked about how much fun.
Who are Yahoo users NCAA tourney upset picks and title favorites?
Heres an early look at who Yahoo users like to pull early upsets, to reach the Final Four and to win the national championship in this years Yahoo Sports Tourney PickEm. And just in case you want the thoughts of a college basketball writer who .
How Duncan Keith made young girls hockey dream come.
From Yahoo Sports: Cammy Babiarz is a Chicago Blackhawks fan. Shes five years old. She doesnt have the ability to communicate verbally or walk, as she was born with Rett Syndrome.
Earnings Report Gives Yahoo’s New Chief a Good Start
In its first quarter under Marissa Mayer as chief executive, Yahoo reported stronger earnings than a year earlier, but slightly lower revenue.. Yahoo reports third-quarter net income of $3.16 billion, or $2.64 a share, from $293 million, or 23 cents a share, in the same period a year earlier; improvements reflect a moderately good start for the companys new chief executive, Marissa Mayer.
Yahoo And ABC Announce An Expanded Partnership.
Meanwhile, Yahoo News and ABC News will also expand their collaboration, teaming up on major events like the forthcoming 2016 presidential elections, among other things. ABC News content will also be featured more��.
Yahoo Says It Plans to Cut Another 2,000 Jobs
The Internet company said it would lay off 2,000 out of 14,000 employees as part of a broader restructuring effort under Scott Thompson, the new chief executive.. Yahoo says it will lay off 2,000 employees, or about 14 percent of its work force, as part of a broader restructuring effort.
Vikings RB Adrian Petersons suspension appeal denied by.
From Yahoo Sports: Suspended Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Petersons appeal was denied and he will not play this season.. The NFL Friday news dump is up and running. Suspended Minnesota Vikings running��.
Why Elizabeth Warren Is a Threat to Americas Growth
���Liz Warren is Obama with conviction.��� ���Liz Warren is Hillary without the baggage.��� Actually, the Massachusetts senator is a progressive firebrand whose family issues could cause serious problems for the country. She is dynamic, she has fire in her.
Yahoo explains how youll watch Community season six
Were just days away from the debut of the new season of Community, but the move from NBC to Yahoo changes some things. In the US, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia youll be able to watch on��.
Yahoo Data Shows Depth of Challenge Mayer Faces
Analysts and shareholders are eager to see whether Marissa Mayer can lure back advertisers, reinvigorate a muddled brand and improve morale.. Marissa Mayer faces challenges as Yahoos new chief executive, with analysts and shareholders eager to see if she can lure back advertisers, boost a muddled brand and improve company morale; Yahoo reports second quarter earnings that beat analysts expectations, but revenue was was flat at $1.22 billion; net income for the second quarter fell 4.2 percent from a year earlier, to $228.5 million, or 18 cents a share.
Yahoo Courts Mobile App Makers with New Tools
. Building on its acquisition of the start-up Flurry last year, the company is seeking to broaden its influence with mobile application developers by offering them better analytic and advertising services.
Colleges are offering scholarships to LeBrons 10-year-old son
From Yahoo Sports: The Cleveland Cavaliers star told reporters he thinks its crazy his son is being recruited in fourth grade.
Pogue, Times Technology Columnist, Is Leaving for Yahoo
After writing about personal technology for The Times for 13 years, David Pogue will start a consumer technology Web site at Yahoo.
Are YAHOO NEWS Editors Getting Passive Aggressive?
An old pal just found something startling on his Yahoo homepage and sent in the following screengrab of the Yahoo homepage, featuring an incredibly negative article about Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer ratting out a coworker��.
Red-nosed peacock: NBC to air Red Nose Day charity special
This undated photo provided by NBC shows Christina Aguilera posing for a photo for Red Nose Day. ��� LOS ANGELES (AP) ��� Britains famed Red Nose Day charity event will make its U.S. debut with a NBC special benefiting anti-poverty groups.
Yahoo Profit Rises, but Revenue Is Flat
The company said profit rose largely because of the sale of its HotJobs career site.
Yahoo Is Said to Move Toward Personalized Content
A new platform being built by Yahoo is meant to take advantage of the growth in tablets and smartphones.
To Bolster Web Reach, CNBC Joins With Yahoo
The arrangement expands on an existing content-sharing relationship between the two sites and will include co-productions of online video shows.. CNBC is to announce a new partnership with Yahoo Finance in an effort to improve its standing among business news Web sites; arrangement replaces and broadens a content-sharing relationship between the sites.
Community is back���and heres where Yahoo lets you watch it
On Tuesday, former NBC sitcom Community stuttered and shuffled its way back to its legions of fans by way of Yahoo Screen, the exclusive host of the series sixth season. The burgeoning video-streaming service, which used to consist mostly of old.
Sam Bradford traded to Eagles for Nick Foles - Yahoo Sports
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Letter to White House Returns Presumptive Positive for Cyanide
Uniformed Secret Service agents patrol the top of the White House as seen from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 17, 2015. According to the Secret Service a letter sent to the White House tentatively tested positive for .
YAHOO NEWS editors smart take on Hillary scandal is just.
Its not really news when ���journalists��� bend over backwards to rationalize the misdeeds of Democrats, but this is ridiculous. Washington editor for Yahoo News Garance Franke-Ruta dropped this bombshell.
Is This Thing On? Yahoo Firing Proves the Perils of Feeding Many Platforms
. David Chalian was fired from Yahoo for saying something senseless, which became another object lesson that in this media age: the mic is always on.
Bianna Golodryga Leaving ABC to Join YAHOO NEWS
Ms. Golodryga, who has been a weekend anchor for “Good Morning America,’ will report on news and finance at Yahoo alongside Katie Couric.
Ferguson shooting suspect gave false confession, lawyer says
The suspect charged with shooting two police officers during a demonstration in Ferguson, Mo., last week is now recanting a confession that he was the gunman, his lawyer told Yahoo News on Tuesday. ���He told me that he never fired a weapon,��� said Jerryl T.
With move to Yahoo, Community can be even weirder
Theres not, like, a huge crazy difference, where now were at Yahoo and in all the episodes were naked, Alison Brie, one of the shows stars, said at the South by Southwest conference in Austin on Sunday. But the things were saying can be as.
Ray Rices wrongful termination grievance netted him a nice.
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Katie Couric To Appear On Good Morning America.
An expansion of an already existing partnership between Yahoo and ABC News will result in segments involving former NBC morning host Katie Couric on Good.
Yahoo shows off password-free logins and new encrypted.
Thats why Yahoo is taking a new approach, called on demand passwords. Like two-step authentication, youll be sent a unique time-sensitive code through an app or a text message to your phone when you want to log in.
Once a Leader, Yahoo Now Struggles to Find Its Way
As the rest of the Internet moved on to social networks and mobile devices, Yahoo failed to keep up.
Jerry Yang, ‘Chief Yahoo,’ Steps Down From Board
The co-founder of the once-dominant Web portal left as the company undergoes a wrenching examination of its future.. Yahoo says co-founder Jerry Yang has left the company he helped start 17 years ago; Yang will step down from the board of directors immediately and also step down from the boards of Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan; company is undergoing a strategic review under new chief executive Scott Thompson on whether it should sell off its Asian interests and focus on media assets.
Obama administration sets record for withholding govt files
FILE - In this March 9, 2015, file photo, President Barack Obama listens during his meeting with European Council President Donald Tusk in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. For the second consecutive year, the Obama administration more .
‘Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo!,’ by Nicholas Carlson
In 2012, Marissa Mayer was tasked with reversing the fortunes of a struggling Internet pioneer.. Sheelah Kolhatkar reviews book Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo! by Nicholas Carlson.
One Pioneers Attempt to Rescue Another
Nicholas Carlsons Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo! is a breezy retelling of the companys hiring of Ms. Mayer as part of its efforts to recapture its former glory.. Jonathan Mahler reviews book Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo! By Nicholas Carlson.
Can Marissa Mayer save Yahoo?
Marissa Mayer has just one year to turn Yahoo into a thriving, growing prospect - or else the venerable business will become an acquisition target. Thats the thinking of Nicholas Carlson, a journalist whose book Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo!
Yahoo’s Asian Lifeline
Despite the company’s recent shake-up, Wall Street still likes its valuable holdings in China and Japan.. Jeff Sommer News analysis; Wall Street still likes Yahoos valuable holdings in China and Japan, despite erosion of its core business and failure so far of chief executive Marissa Mayer to turn company around; Yahoos 24 percent stake in Chinese Internet giant Alibaba accounts for bulk of American companys value.
Ronda Rousey destroys Cat Zingano in just 14 seconds at.
From Yahoo Sports: The UFC womens bantamweight champ has won her last three fights in a combined time of 1:36.
Why Yahoos new on-demand password system is no two-factor authentication.
In an effort to simplify authentication for its services, Yahoo has introduced a new mechanism that allows users to log in with temporary passwords that are sent to their mobile phones. If this sounds like a two-factor authentication system where users.
Katie Couric Is Said to Be Close to Taking a Job at Yahoo
The negotiations with Yahoo are said to be in the late stages. They are independent of Ms. Courics syndicated talk show, whose future is uncertain.. Katie Couric is said to be in late stages of negotiations to leave her job as special correspondent at ABC News for new, as-yet-undefined role at Yahoo; Courics syndicated daytime talk show Katie on ABC faces uncertain future.
Yahoo Wants You to Linger (on the Ads, Too)
With a huge audience but declining ad revenue, the company is pinning its revival on a constellation of sites, where news and advertising intertwine.. Yahoo, struggling with declining ad revenue despite its huge audience, is attempting to transform itself into a media empire with a constellation of digital magazines on various subjects; new approach aims to intermingle news and advertising, encouraging users to spend more time on content, increasing ad value.
Frank Gore completes 180, signs with Indianapolis Colts.
From Yahoo Sports: How will you remember the Frank Gore era with the Philadelphia Eagles? This past weekend Gore reportedly agreed to join the Eagles, then just changed his mind.
David Gregory to Join Katie Couric for Election Special on Yahoo
It is expected to be the first on-air appearance for Mr. Gregory since he was replaced as host of NBC’s “Meet The Press” in August.
The Chief of Yahoo Lifts Sales, and Spirits
Marissa Mayer’s first months as chief executive have impressed investors, and the company’s stock, recently at a four-year high, rose after hours.. Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer has impressed investors with her executive and engineering savvy; company’s stock, at four-year high, rises after firm reports fourth-quarter profit of $272.3 million, or 23 cents a share, compared with $295.6 million, or 24 cents a share, in year-ago quarter; revenue rose 1.6 percent to $1.35 billion.
Authorities probe threats against Caroline Kennedy in Japan -reports
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - American and Japanese authorities are working to ensure the safety of U.S. personnel in Japan after media reports of death threats against U.S. Ambassador Caroline Kennedy and another American diplomat, the U.S. State .
Previewing start of NFL free agency, or whats left of free.
From Yahoo Sports: NFL free agency starts today. No, seriously.. Nobody is going to be surprised when Ndamukong Suh is wearing a Miami Dolphins hat at a news conference in the next day or two. Thats not to say there��.
Proof That Working From Home Is Here To Stay: Even Yahoo Still Does It
When newly hired CEO Marissa Mayer kicked off her turnaround at Yahoo, she banned employees from working from home. When Andy Mattes kicked off his turnaround at Diebold, the first thing the new CEO did was look for employees who wanted to work .
Yahoo Profit Rises 36%, Exceeding Expectations
Despite improved profits, the company’s stock was down in 4 percent after-hours trading.. Yahoos first-quarter earnings beat analysts expectations, but the companys stock is still down 4 percent in after-hours trading; company reports a 36 percent rise in net income to $390 million, or 35 cents a share; revenue was $1.14 billion, down 7 percent from the year-ago quarter.