US considering arms to Ukraine, says envoy Volker

The new US special representative for Ukraine says Washington is actively reviewing whether to send weapons to help those fighting against Russian-backed rebels. Kurt Volker told the BBC that arming Ukrainian government forces could change Moscow’s approach. He said he did not think the move would be provocative. Russia warned that anything that heightened tension […]

Time Said to Be Considering Taking on Private Equity Partner for Yahoo Bid

Time Inc is considering partnering with a private equity firm on a bid for Yahoo Inc’s core Internet assets, according to people familiar with the matter, as the US publishing company seeks to boost its digital presence. The deliberations on finding a partner to help fund the potential deal underscore Time Inc’s limited resources. Yahoo’s […]