Microsoft Offers $44.6B for Yahoo

Posted by rijelkentaurus on Feb 1, 2008 7:26 AM EDT
AP - Yahoo; By Michael Liedtke
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Microsoft Corp. has pounced on slumping Internet icon Yahoo Inc. with an unsolicited takeover offer of $44.6 billion in its boldest bid yet to challenge Google Inc.'s dominance of the lucrative online search and advertising markets. The Justice Department says it is interested in reviewing antitrust issues associated with it.

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Got popcorn? jezuch 15 914 Feb 4, 2008 8:23 AM
Well, it's not for "sales". Bob_Robertson 3 821 Feb 3, 2008 4:21 PM
Make any sense for Yahoo's IP? vainrveenr 5 799 Feb 3, 2008 10:03 AM
Headline: Bob_Robertson 23 989 Feb 3, 2008 2:23 AM

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