Yahoo (YHOO -0.2%) confirms a report that it's to lay off 2,000 employees. "Today's actions are...

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Yahoo (YHOO -0.2%) confirms a report that it's to lay off 2,000 employees. "Today's actions are an important next step toward a bold, new Yahoo - smaller, nimbler, more profitable and better equipped to innovate as fast as our customers and our industry require," CEO Scott Thompson says. (PR)