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Yahoo fails in news copyright action before Germany’s highest court

Yahoo has failed in a copyright law case turning on the free use of news reports that it brought before Germany’s Constitutional Court, the court announced from the western city of Karlsruhe on...

Hackers stole data from at least 500 million Yahoo users

Yahoo was hit by one of the biggest data thefts in history after account information of at least 500 million users was stolen in a 2014 hacking incident by a "state-sponsored actor," the...

Top search engines to block sex-determination ads in India

Top search engines Google, Microsoft and Yahoo will block advertisements related to prenatal sex determination services following an order by India's Supreme Court, a news report said Monday.

AOL and Yahoo to merge as new internet force with Verizon deal

Internet pioneer Yahoo will merge with AOL, another early online innovator, to create a technology giant that can compete with established industry powers, telecommunications firm Verizon said as...