Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq:YHOO), a leading global Internet company, today said
that it has received an unsolicited proposal from Microsoft to acquire
the Company. The Company said that its Board of Directors will evaluate
this proposal carefully and promptly in the context of Yahoo!’s
strategic plans and pursue the best course of action to maximize
long-term value for shareholders.
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