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The Washington Post Company Agrees To Sell The Herald To Black Press Ltd.

The Washington Post Company Agrees To Sell The Herald To Black Press Ltd.

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) announced today that it has signed an agreement to sell The Herald, a daily and Sunday newspaper headquartered in Everett, WA, La Raza, and its other print and online products to...

Twitter, 'Washington Post' Hit by Hackers

Twitter, 'Washington Post' Hit by Hackers

Following Twitter's revelation that it was attacked by hackers, The Washington Post says it was the victim of a cyberattack in 2011.

6 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks Undervalued By The Graham Number

6 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks Undervalued By The Graham Number

Looking for dividend stocks trading at attractive prices? Here are some ideas to get you started on your search. [Related List: 4 [...]

Navigating The College Financial Aid Process: Tips From Kaplan Test Prep

Navigating The College Financial Aid Process: Tips From Kaplan Test Prep

For two million-plus college applicants and millions of current college students, how to afford tuition is always top-of-mind, particularly in an economy where many household incomes have remained stagnant.

Tom Leppert, President And COO, Kaplan, Inc. (Photo: Business Wire)

Tom Leppert, President And COO, Kaplan, Inc. (Photo: Business Wire)

Kaplan, Inc., a leading international provider of educational services and a subsidiary of The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO), today announced the appointment of Thomas C.

TheStreet Ratings Top 10 Rating Changes

TheStreet Ratings Top 10 Rating Changes

TheStreet Ratings released rating changes on 64 U.S. common stocks for week ending December 21, 2012. 56 stocks were upgraded and 8 stocks were downgraded by our stock model.

Washington Post Company Stock Upgraded (WPO)

Washington Post Company Stock Upgraded (WPO)

Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from a hold to buy.

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: 69% Of Business Schools Now Accept The GRE, But The Overwhelming Majority Of MBA Applicants Are Wary Of Abandoning The Traditional GMAT Route

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: 69% Of Business Schools Now Accept The GRE, But The Overwhelming Majority Of MBA Applicants Are Wary Of Abandoning The Traditional GMAT Route

Kaplan Test Prep’s 2012 survey of business school admissions officers* shows that 69% of business schools now give applicants the option of submitting scores from the GRE (Graduate Record Exam) rather than the ...

The Washington Post Company Accelerates Payment Of 2013 Dividends

The Washington Post Company Accelerates Payment Of 2013 Dividends

The Board of Directors of The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today announced, consistent with its frequent review of the Company’s dividend policy, an accelerated cash dividend totaling $9.

Kaplan Test Prep Invites Students To “Score Against Hunger” With The United Nations World Food Programme’s Freerice.com

Kaplan Test Prep Invites Students To “Score Against Hunger” With The United Nations World Food Programme’s Freerice.com

Building on its relationship with Freerice.com, a non-profit website run by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) that challenges people to test their smarts with fun trivia questions while making a difference ...

The Washington Post Company To Webcast Presentation At The UBS Global Media & Communications Conference

The Washington Post Company To Webcast Presentation At The UBS Global Media & Communications Conference

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) will webcast its presentation at the UBS Global Media & Communications Conference on Monday, December 3, 2012, at 1:30 pm (EST).

SAVE THE DATE: Kaplan Test Prep To Hold Live, Online Series With Graduate, Business, Law And Medical School Admissions Experts

SAVE THE DATE: Kaplan Test Prep To Hold Live, Online Series With Graduate, Business, Law And Medical School Admissions Experts

Kaplan Test Prep will hold its First Annual Admissions Officers Survey Debrief live online series of events for prospective graduate school, business school, law school and medical school students Tuesday, November 27...

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Facing A Tough Employment Landscape For New Lawyers, Law Schools Cut The Size Of Their Entering Classes And Revise Curriculum To Adapt To Evolving Market

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Facing A Tough Employment Landscape For New Lawyers, Law Schools Cut The Size Of Their Entering Classes And Revise Curriculum To Adapt To Evolving Market

Responding to the reality that the toughest job market for new lawyers in 20 years may be the new normal for the foreseeable future, law schools are taking unprecedented steps to course correct.

Slate Registers 10 Million Visitors For October

Slate Registers 10 Million Visitors For October

Slate surpassed the 10 million mark in visitors for the first time in its history, according to comScore’s October traffic report.

Martin “Marty” Baron Named Executive Editor Of The Washington Post

Martin “Marty” Baron Named Executive Editor Of The Washington Post

The Washington Post today announced that Marty Baron has been named executive editor of The Washington Post effective January 2, 2013.

Kaplan K12 Learning Services Partners With United Way For Southeastern Michigan For ACT Prep

Kaplan K12 Learning Services Partners With United Way For Southeastern Michigan For ACT Prep

Kaplan K12 Learning Services has partnered with the United Way for Southeastern Michigan to help prepare over 4,000 students in seven Detroit–area high schools for the ACT exam and college admissions process.

Dow Suffers Triple-Digit Loss

Dow Suffers Triple-Digit Loss

The major U.S. equity averages finish the truncated trading week with steep losses as the October jobs report falls flat ahead of next week's presidential election.

Stock Futures Mixed as U.S. Adds Jobs

Stock Futures Mixed as U.S. Adds Jobs

Stock futures are mixed as the U.S. added jobs in October, but the unemployment rate ticked slightly higher.

The Washington Post Company Reports Third Quarter Earnings

The Washington Post Company Reports Third Quarter Earnings

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today reported net income attributable to common shares of $93.

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Medical Schools Think The New 2015 MCAT Will Be Good Medicine For Shaping Tomorrow’s Doctors, But Many Also Think Learning All Its Additional Content Will Be A Tough Pill For Pre-Meds To Swallow

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Medical Schools Think The New 2015 MCAT Will Be Good Medicine For Shaping Tomorrow’s Doctors, But Many Also Think Learning All Its Additional Content Will Be A Tough Pill For Pre-Meds To Swallow

According to Kaplan Test Prep’s 2012 survey of medical school admissions officers*, the vastly revamped MCAT set to launch in 2015 has the strong support of an important segment of the medical education community.

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Business Schools’ Opinion Of New GMAT Integrated Reasoning Section Slips; Uncertainty Remains As Applicants Prepare To Submit First Round Of Scores

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Business Schools’ Opinion Of New GMAT Integrated Reasoning Section Slips; Uncertainty Remains As Applicants Prepare To Submit First Round Of Scores

As a new crop of business school applicants prepares to submit the first set of applications with GMAT scores that include the newly launched GMAT Integrated Reasoning section, Kaplan Test Prep’s 2012 survey of ...

Kaplan Bar Review Survey: Most Law School Graduates From The Class Of 2012 Give Their Law School Education High Marks, But Some Don’t Feel Their Law Schools Prepared Them Well Enough For The Bar Exam

Kaplan Bar Review Survey: Most Law School Graduates From The Class Of 2012 Give Their Law School Education High Marks, But Some Don’t Feel Their Law Schools Prepared Them Well Enough For The Bar Exam

According to a Kaplan Bar Review survey of over 700 law school graduates from the class of 2012, the vast majority of tomorrow’s attorneys who collected their JDs give their law schools high marks.

Slate Launches “The Big Questions,” A Special Series Addressing The Future Of Science, Intended To Improve Science Literacy In America

Slate Launches “The Big Questions,” A Special Series Addressing The Future Of Science, Intended To Improve Science Literacy In America

In an effort to improve science literacy in America, Slate has launched a special, six-month interactive series, exclusively sponsored by Statoil, that will delve deep into the most pressing questions facing ...

Kaplan Partners With The Council For Opportunity In Education To Advance College Readiness In Five States

Kaplan Partners With The Council For Opportunity In Education To Advance College Readiness In Five States

Kaplan K12 Learning Services has partnered with the Council for Opportunity in Education (COE) to offer Kaplan’s award-winning SAT and ACT On Demand programs to thousands of high school students in ...

Kaplan Test Prep Survey Finds That College Admissions Officers’ Discovery Of Online Material Damaging To Applicants Nearly Triples In A Year

Kaplan Test Prep Survey Finds That College Admissions Officers’ Discovery Of Online Material Damaging To Applicants Nearly Triples In A Year

Results from Kaplan Test Prep’s 2012 survey of college admissions officers* show that schools are increasingly discovering information on Facebook and Google that negatively impact applicants’ acceptance ...

Anthony DeMaio Named Vice President Sales, Associate Publisher, Slate

Anthony DeMaio Named Vice President Sales, Associate Publisher, Slate

Anthony DeMaio has been named vice president sales, with the title of associate publisher of Slate, effective October 4.

The Washington Post Company To Acquire Majority Interest In Celtic Healthcare, Inc.

The Washington Post Company To Acquire Majority Interest In Celtic Healthcare, Inc.

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today announced it has agreed to acquire a majority interest in Celtic Healthcare, Inc.

Jonathan T. Beard To Join Post–Newsweek Stations As Director Of Digital Product Development

Jonathan T. Beard To Join Post–Newsweek Stations As Director Of Digital Product Development

Jonathan T. Beard is joining Post–Newsweek Stations as Director of Digital Product Development on October 10, 2012.

Kaplan Test Prep Launches Free 60-Minute Adaptive PSAT® Diagnostic Exam Developed By MIT Graduates To Accurately Predict Student Performance

Kaplan Test Prep Launches Free 60-Minute Adaptive PSAT® Diagnostic Exam Developed By MIT Graduates To Accurately Predict Student Performance

With college tuition increasing at a rate that outpaces inflation, most of the more than two million students who apply to college every year cannot think of going without thinking about how to pay for it.

As SAT Test Taking Numbers Level Off And ACT Numbers Increase, Kaplan Test Prep’s Annual Survey Of College Admissions Officers Finds 18% Of Colleges Report An Advantage To Applicants’ Submitting Scores From Both Tests

As SAT Test Taking Numbers Level Off And ACT Numbers Increase, Kaplan Test Prep’s Annual Survey Of College Admissions Officers Finds 18% Of Colleges Report An Advantage To Applicants’ Submitting Scores From Both Tests

With more than half of the nation’s high school graduates taking the SAT or the ACT, new data from Kaplan Test Prep’s ( www.