The Yahoo (YHOO -2.1%) M&A saga refuses to end. Kara Swisher reports PE firms Silver Lake...

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The Yahoo (YHOO -2.1%) M&A saga refuses to end. Kara Swisher reports PE firms Silver Lake and TPG, having agreed to Yahoo's strict NDA, "have been meeting with top operating execs" to get a better read on Yahoo's operations. Providence Equity and Blackstone, who have refused to sign the NDA, are mulling a bid in partnership with Alibaba (ALBCF.PK) and/or Softbank (SFTBY.PK). (earlier)