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Investors fret Yahoo's future, stock dips

SAN FRANCISCO - Yahoo might be losing some appeal on Wall Street...investors can buy directly into Alibaba.Yahoo's stock fell Monday as investors grappled...company. The sell-off came even though Yahoo reaped more than $9 billion last week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-22/investors-fret-yahoos-futu
Alibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debut

...would also top the all-time IPO fundraising record of $22.1 billion set by the Agricultural Bank of China Ltd. in 2010.Yahoo stands to be a big winner. The U.S. company, which has been struggling to grow for years, is in line for a windfall of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-19/alibaba-stock-soars-jubila
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Shrine place to be on game's eve

GREEN BAY, Wis. - You want to meet an honest-to-goodness Cheesehead, not one of these bandwagon yahoos who only recently discovered the Green Bay Packers once they got good again. You want to talk with someone legitimate, someone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/12/oth_202467.shtml
Other sports
Ban billboards

...staff writer Jason B. Smith's May 2 Augusta Chronicle news story, "After ruling, owner vows to cut trees." What do those yahoos on the Columbia County Commission and certain selfish property owners want our beautiful county to look like? We need an immediate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/19/op_313865.shtml
Opinion columns | Columbia County Commission
Blasts criticism of Golf House plans

...letter from Jennings Scott concerning rebuilding the Forest Hills Golf House shows that Augusta still has an ample supply of "yahoos" who will oppose any effort to improve the city. Mr. Scott wants to emphasize that the Southeastern Open (although he wrongly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/11/op_258772.shtml
Opinion columns
Mike Berardino: Baseball should stop madness of realignment

...representative democracy - or maybe just find some way to merge the House and the Senate - would it happen? Of course not. But these yahoos who run baseball want to take a century's worth of tradition and flush it just because of some stupid poll that shows 76 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/10/oth_212751.shtml
Other sports
Listen up, We the People are finally speaking out

...television networks nor all the glitterati in Hollywood can get us back in our cocoon. Let them think us a bunch of ignorant yahoos. We the People have been browbeaten by the national media and special-interest groups into thinking anybody can say or do...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/24/op_413312.shtml
Opinion columns
Michaux: NFL shouldn't let a player's sexual orientation affect his draft status

...first openly gay player vying for a draft pick reached absurd levels. Sam displayed a quiet dignity in the proceedings while yahoos from inside and out of football made jokes about his sexual orientation, such as pro golfer Steve Elkington's ignorant tweets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-05-08/michaux-nfl-shouldnt-let-play
Alibaba seeks to raise up to $24.3 billion in IPO record

...in the U.S. this year.Alibaba was founded in 1999 by a group of 18 people, led by Jack Ma, a former English teacher from Hangzhou, a city near Shanghai. Yahoo Inc. was an early investor and owns about a quarter of the company.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-05/alibaba-seeks-raise-243-bi