Yahoo! In the News - What's been happening at Y! Lately?

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Yahoo! European president Chappaz in shock departure
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Seems we pick up on every little news item on Google but not nearly as much with Yahoo.

Few recent news stories on Yahoo!

Yahoo! European president Chappaz in shock departure

LONDON - Yahoo! Europe has been rocked by the departure of president Pierre Chappaz, who has quit after just two months in the role.

Yahoo! raises the stakes in China

BEIJING Yahoo, which operates the world's second most-used Web search engine, at the end of this month will offer China's 27 million broadband subscribers the company's first service to combine mail and instant messaging as it tries to win market share in the nation.

Yahoo! Europe pre-installs icons

Yahoo! Europe is pre-installing the icons for Y! homepage, Yahoo! Messenger and Yahoo! Personals on Sony VAIO notebooks and desktops in a distribution agreement with Sony Europe. The

Yahoo! Unveils Local Job Search

Yahoo! Inc. on Tuesday launched a local job search for people unwilling to move, or for companies looking for talent close to their facilities.
The new service is in response to Yahoo's experience that more than half of all businesses prefer to only look for job candidates that live nearby and know their business, the Sunnyvale, Calif., Internet portal giant said. The job-advertising service will cost companies between $39 and $275 per listing, depending on geography and the number of listings purchased.

Family's Yahoo! Fight for access to dead son’s email account.

One man started an online petition Tuesday to pressure Yahoo! to allow Justin Ellsworth's family access to the account so his father and stepmother can compile the e-mails in a scrapbook and have their son's last written words.