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Verizon Reportedly Prepares To Buy Yahoo For $4.8 Billion

Yahoo has found a buyer for its core Internet business: the nation's largest telecom provider, Verizon Communications. The two companies are set to announce a $4.8-billion deal on Monday, according to Bloomberg.

For Yahoo, this ends the final act of one of the longest-running Internet companies. Founded in 1994, it survived the dot-com boom; the company now has the third most popular search engine in the United States, trailing behind Google and Bing.

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton spoke as Bernie Sanders endorsed her earlier this month.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Out As Democratic Convention Chair After Email Leak

Amid furor over an email leak that revealed a bias against Bernie Sanders inside the Democratic National Committee, Debbie Wasserman Schultz is out as chair of the convention.

In an email to NPR, the office of Rep. Marcia Fudge said she "has been named permanent chair of the Democratic National Convention."

The emails, which were released by WikiLeaks just days before the party's convention launches in Philadelphia, appear to show top DNC officials trading ideas on how to hurt Sanders at the polls.

Local Headlines

Friday, July 22, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Bringing the Republican National Convention to Cleveland represented the culmination of a decade-long effort, says a Boardman native involved with helping lure the event to the city. Jon Pinney, managing partner with the Cleveland law firm Kohrman, Jackson & Krantz, served as counsel, secretary and treasurer of the Cleveland 2016 Host Committee […]

Friday, July 22, 2016

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Burgan Real Estate Ltd. is celebrating the opening of a new office in Canfield and announcing the pending promotion of a new leadership team. The company announced today that agency founder John Burgan will step down as president in January and “transition back into sales while maintaining an advisory position with the […]