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Kaplan Test Prep Announces The Winners Of Its 2nd Annual “Stanley’s Story, Your Story” Essay Contest, A Nationwide Search For High School Students’ Stories Of Inspiration

Kaplan Test Prep Announces The Winners Of Its 2nd Annual “Stanley’s Story, Your Story” Essay Contest, A Nationwide Search For High School Students’ Stories Of Inspiration

Kaplan Test Prep is pleased to announce the winners of its second annual “Stanley’s Story, Your Story” essay contest, a national competition held to honor Stanley Kaplan, the inspiring educational visionary,...

Diary of a Dividend Diva: Sifting Through the Payout Boosts

A handful of companies have substantially raised their dividends this year.

Armstrong Pulls No Punches, Blackout Anniversary: Media Roundup

Armstrong Pulls No Punches, Blackout Anniversary: Media Roundup

AOL is cutting 500 jobs at Patch, a week after CEO Armstrong's infamous on-air tirade; WaPo offers three-month subscription for 99 cents.

5 Stocks Pushing The Diversified Services Industry Downward

5 Stocks Pushing The Diversified Services Industry Downward

TheStreet highlights 5 stocks pushing the diversified services industry lower today.

The Craigslist Tsunami That Pummeled Newspapers and Saved Consumers $5 Billion

The Craigslist Tsunami That Pummeled Newspapers and Saved Consumers $5 Billion

Craigslist upended newspapers that exacerbated their problems by raising their walls, says a study by two management professors.

Salmon: Jeff Bezos and His Journalists

Salmon: Jeff Bezos and His Journalists

Tthe best proprietors are only happy when their journalists are happy. At his new Washington Post, Bezos isn't going to be like that.

Another China Worry; When Fed Doves Get Hawkish: Best of Kass

Another China Worry; When Fed Doves Get Hawkish: Best of Kass

In these highlights from his trading diary this week, Doug Kass writes about China's shaky growth, hawkish comments from a Fed dove, and Jeff Bezos' Washington Post purchase.

The Deal: Black, White and Red All Over The Internet

The Deal: Black, White and Red All Over The Internet

With the latest newspaper sales, new entrepreneurs can succeed, or fail, at a difficult business.

5 Dumbest Things on Wall Street

5 Dumbest Things on Wall Street

Dell's Straw Poll, Not-So Golden Grahams, First Solar Dims and Loeb Lays Low highlight Gregg Greenberg's Dumbest Things this week.

More Ideas for Good Buys

Investing in out-of-favor stocks requires patience.

Newspaper Sales Make Headlines but Investors Look Elsewhere

Newspaper Sales Make Headlines but Investors Look Elsewhere

The Washington Post and Boston Globe are changing hands prompting applause from investors.

New York Times: Don't Expect a Sale

New York Times: Don't Expect a Sale

Washington Post, Boston Globe are headed for new owners but don't expect The New York Times to follow.

In Praise of Jeff Bezos

From a reformed Bezos snarker.

Diversified Services Stocks On The Rise With Help From 5 Stocks

Diversified Services Stocks On The Rise With Help From 5 Stocks

TheStreet highlights 5 stocks pushing the diversified services industry higher today.

Good Investment Ideas at the Bottom

Opportunities abound when stocks have fallen hard.

Bezos Is Not Saving Journalism, He's Saving Amazon

Bezos Is Not Saving Journalism, He's Saving Amazon

Let's stop pretending that Amazon is a saint and everyone else is evil.

Jeff Bezos Just Might Save Local Journalism

Jeff Bezos Just Might Save Local Journalism

If Amazon chief Jeff Bezos can turn The Washington Post into a profitable enterprise, he can save local journalism.

Colloquy Partners With Paul Quinn College

Colloquy Partners With Paul Quinn College

Colloquy, a division of Kaplan, Inc., the leading global education provider and a subsidiary of The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO), today announced a new partnership with Paul Quinn College.

The Washington Post Extends Bezos's Ecosystem and Empire

The Washington Post Extends Bezos's Ecosystem and Empire

With his acquisition of an old media institution, Jeff Bezos can oversee another transformation chock full of long-term opportunity.

There's No Better Owner for a Newspaper Than Jeff Bezos

There's No Better Owner for a Newspaper Than Jeff Bezos

The Washington Post's owners deserve accolades for swallowing their pride and turning to a tech visionary for help.

Morning Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know

Morning Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know

U.S. stock futures point slightly lower; Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos buys The Washington Post; Sony rejects Daniel Loeb spinoff proposal; Carl Icahn lifts his stake in Dell.

'Fast Money' Recap: Time to Buy Retail

'Fast Money' Recap: Time to Buy Retail

The trading panel goes hunting for bargains among the retail stocks.

Washington Post Sold to Jeff Bezos for $250M

Washington Post Sold to Jeff Bezos for $250M

The Washington Post has been sold to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Jeffrey P. Bezos To Purchase The Washington Post

Jeffrey P. Bezos To Purchase The Washington Post

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) announced today that it has signed a contract to sell its newspaper publishing businesses, including The Washington Post newspaper, to Jeffrey P.

Barry Diller Has Figured Out the Internet

Barry Diller Has Figured Out the Internet

They laughed when Barry Diller decided to become an Internet tycoon in the 1990s. No one is laughing now, except Diller.

The Washington Post Company Reports Second Quarter Earnings

The Washington Post Company Reports Second Quarter Earnings

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today reported income from continuing operations attributable to common shares of $44.

Kaplan Test Prep’s Fourth Annual Road To Business School Kicks Off August 6 To Give Tomorrow’s MBAs The Competitive Edge To Get In

Kaplan Test Prep’s Fourth Annual Road To Business School Kicks Off August 6 To Give Tomorrow’s MBAs The Competitive Edge To Get In

Young professionals and students looking to earn their MBA can get insider advice and learn about dozens of top business schools directly from admissions officers at Kaplan Test Prep’s free, annual Road to ...

Kaplan Acquires Grockit Social Learning Platform And Test Prep Assets

Kaplan Acquires Grockit Social Learning Platform And Test Prep Assets

Kaplan, the industry leader in test prep worldwide, has acquired the test prep assets and social learning platform of Grockit, Inc.

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Today’s Pre-Law Students Want Changes In Legal Education, Are Looking For Nontraditional Employment Opportunities, Favor Mandatory Pro Bono Work And Value Racial Diversity

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Today’s Pre-Law Students Want Changes In Legal Education, Are Looking For Nontraditional Employment Opportunities, Favor Mandatory Pro Bono Work And Value Racial Diversity

A Kaplan Test Prep survey of 750 pre-law students* finds that tomorrow’s lawyers are advocates for change, have an altruistic side and are adapting to new career realities.