Yahoo Is Planning to Buy Tumblr for $1.1 Billion
New York Times
The board of Yahoo, the faded Web pioneer, agreed on Sunday to buy the popular blogging service Tumblr for about $1.1 billion in cash, people with direct knowledge of the matter said, a signal of how the company plans to reposition itself as the technology ...
Yahoo Deal Shows Power Shift
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Tumblr: Yahoo's reported $1B bid to be cool
Sky News Australia
Yen edges up from lows, Asian shares firmer
By Masayuki Kitano. SINGAPORE | Sun May 19, 2013 10:25pm EDT. SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The yen pulled up from a 4-1/2 year low against the dollar on Monday after Japan's economics minister said a further steady drop in the yen could have negative ...
Asian Shares Higher; Nikkei Up On Weak Yen
Yen Climbs as Japan Signals Negative Impact From Further Losses
Japan stocks rally, but Korean shares underperform
One year after IPO, Facebook employees give Mark Zuckerberg high marks
Facebook's IPO was a complete debacle. The Associated Press notes that the social media network's IPO was predicted to be larger than some of the biggest companies' IPO in U.S. history, but by the end of the first day of public trading, Facebook's stock was ...
One year after IPO, Facebook employees give CEO high marks, downgrade top ...
Facebook stock stagnant as social network seeks to become advertising giant
Leaning Down: Facebook's Stock At Its IPO Anniversary
New York Times
JPMorgan Chase Vote Tests Stockholders' Power
New York Times
Jamie Dimon, the chief executive and chairman of JPMorgan Chase. Haraz N. Ghanbari/Associated PressJamie Dimon, the chief executive and chairman of JPMorgan Chase. Jamie Dimon and the 10 other directors of JPMorgan Chase take the stage in ...
Jamie Dimon Under Pressure Ahead of Investor Vote
Judgment due on Jamie Dimon
Angry JP Morgan shareholders seek to strip Jamie Dimon of chairmanship
China Home-Price Gains Signal Growth Challenge for Li
China's new-home prices rose last month in 68 of 70 cities tracked by the government, indicating Premier Li Keqiang will need to maintain efforts to cool the property market even as economic growth slows. Increases in Guangzhou, Beijing and Shanghai were ...
RPT-UPDATE 2-China April housing inflation quickens to two-year high
Home prices rise slower in China
China April Home Prices Rise as Buyers Defy Government Curbs (1)
NY Sen. Gillibrand to take on student loans
Wall Street Journal
NEW YORK — U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is proposing new legislation to ease the burden for students who have borrowed to pay for their education. The New York Democrat will announce Sunday morning new legislation that would allow student borrowers ...
Sen. Gillibrand proposes bill lowering student loan debt
Gillibrand to announce student loan legislation
NYS Sen Gillibrand Proposal to Lower Student Loan Debt
After Amtrak derailment Sunday, Metra schedule back on track
Metra train schedules were back on track Sunday afternoon after a morning derailment of an Amtrak train on the Near South Side . No one was injured, authorities said. The train was heading to Union Station when, at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, the wheels of the ...
Metra: Rock Island District service resumes after Amtrak derailment
Officials: Amtrak train from New Orleans derails in Chicago, no injuries reported
Amtrak Derailment Near Union Station Leads to Delays, Cancellations
CTA officials, riders prepare for Red Line work
Marie Drake was already displeased Sunday morning when she boarded a free shuttle bus near the 63rd Street Red Line station. The Chicago Transit Authority, she said, hadn't done enough to explain the five-month shutdown of the Red Line's Dan Ryan ...
Red Line rides prepare as major construction project begins
Chicago commuter headache as 'L' train line shut for five months
Riders Begin to Feel Effects of CTA Red Line Construction