Politics

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Senator Rand Paul

U.S. Republican Rand Paul suspends 2016 White House campaign

U.S. Republican Rand Paul suspended his 2016 presidential bid on Wednesday after his small-government campaign failed to gain traction with voters. The U.S. senator from Kentucky was the second Republican candidate, behind former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee, to drop out … read more

Technology

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer delivers her keynote address at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas

Yahoo to look at strategic alternatives, cut jobs as it pursues spin-off

(Reuters) – Yahoo Inc said on Tuesday it would consider “strategic alternatives” for its core Internet business and cut about 15 percent of its workforce, even as it continues with its plan to revamp the business and spin it off. … read more