Today's HighlightsYahoo looks to regain its cool with Tumblr deal
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After falling woefully out of fashion, Yahoo wants to be cool again while catering to the capitalistic demands of its shareholders. That goal led CEO Marissa Mayer to make a $1.1 billion bet on online blogging forum Tumblr in a risky acquisition that revolves around the vision and instincts of a 26-year-old entrepreneur who dropped out of high school to pursue his dream of bringing more beauty and creativity to the Internet. More »
Should we let wunderkinds drop out of high school?
NEW YORK (AP) — It's one thing to say tech geniuses don't need degrees. After all, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg all dropped out of college. More »
Small company stock are a bright spot
NEW YORK (AP) — Small-company stocks were a bright spot in a subdued start to the week for Wall Street. More »