1. UH-OH

    Yahoo News Fires DC Bureau Chief

    **FILE**  In this Oct. 18, 2005, file photo, an exterior view of Yahoo Inc. headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif., is shown. Internet powerhouses Yahoo and eBay are joining forces in an alliance that further defines the battle lines in an online brawl with rivals Google, Microsoft and AOL.   (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, FILE)

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    Hope he has a backup career. Yahoo News fired Washington bureau chief David Chalian after he got caught during an online broadcast on Wednesday suggesting that Mitt Romney and the GOP were not concerned about African-Americans suffering from Hurricane Isaac. “They’re not concerned at all. They’re happy to have a party with black people drowning,” he said. Yahoo News released a statement saying, “David Chalian’s statement was inappropriate and does not represent the views of Yahoo!.”

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