Talks between Microsoft (MSFT) and Yahoo (YHOO) are "hot and heavy" again, a source tells Kara...

|By:, SA News Editor

Talks between Microsoft (MSFT) and Yahoo (YHOO) are "hot and heavy" again, a source tells Kara Swisher, and a deal's "closer than it has ever been." Negotiations center around YHOO handling search- and display-ad sales, while MSFT manages the ad servers. MSFT +0.1%. YHOO +2.2% early on.