Icahn has his own board in mind, and believes that a new board would approve the deal. Yahoo and Microsoft stock rose in early trading with the revelation.
Also:As the music industry continues to transform, new players like Procter & Gamble and Nike, have entered the fray, using music from well-known artists, and even their own record labels, to promote their products.
David Carr of The New York Times writes about Fox News' PR function, claiming its aggressiveness might undercut positive media coverage of Fox's accomplishments.
Ted Sorensen, adviser and John F. Kennedy speechwriter, gives advice for effective speechwriting and other communication building blocks, from his new book Counselor.