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Dow Falls for Third Time in Row

Dow Falls for Third Time in Row

Stocks finish mixed as a teetering Portugal rekindles eurozone debt concerns. Gregg Greenberg has The Real Story.

For-Profit Education Stocks: Which Will Outperform in 2011?

For-Profit Education Stocks: Which Will Outperform in 2011?

Stocks in the for-profit education sector fell 24%, on average, last year. Which will outperform in 2011? Vote in our poll and see what readers of TheStreet think.

Washington Post Live, Capital Business, And Greater Washington Board Of Trade To Host Forum On The Business Of Sports

Washington Post Live, Capital Business, And Greater Washington Board Of Trade To Host Forum On The Business Of Sports

The owners of the Redskins, Capitals, Wizards, Nationals, and D.

The Washington Post Launches “Service Alley”

The Washington Post Launches “Service Alley”

Finding a home care professional during a repair emergency becomes much easier with today’s launch of “Service Alley” from The Washington Post.

For-Profit Education Stocks: Winners & Losers of 2010

For-Profit Education Stocks: Winners & Losers of 2010

For-profit education stocks had a rough 2010 amid regulatory uncertainty and harsh criticism. Here are the sector's top 12 winners and losers of the year.

Kaplan Acquires Real Estate Education Program

Kaplan Acquires Real Estate Education Program

Washington Post's Kaplan Education subsidiary acquires real estate licensing program provider J.Y. Monk.

Kaplan Acquires J.Y. Monk, The Leading Provider Of Real Estate Licensing And Continuing Education In North Carolina

Kaplan Acquires J.Y. Monk, The Leading Provider Of Real Estate Licensing And Continuing Education In North Carolina

Kaplan Real Estate Education announced today the acquisition of J.

Kaplan Educational Foundation Accepting Applications For Scholarship Program For Community-College Students

Kaplan Educational Foundation Accepting Applications For Scholarship Program For Community-College Students

The Kaplan Educational Foundation (KEF) is now accepting applications for the Kaplan Leadership Program (KLP), which helps New York City-area community-college students from underserved and underrepresented communities...

Kaplan Ventures Announces Formation Of Kaplan Global Solutions, Americas

Kaplan Ventures Announces Formation Of Kaplan Global Solutions, Americas

Kaplan, Inc., the leading global education provider and a subsidiary of the Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO), today announced the formation of Kaplan Global Solutions for the Americas, as part of its Kaplan Ventures ...

Goldman Scarlato & Karon, P.C. Announces Investigation Of The Washington Post Company

Goldman Scarlato & Karon, P.C. Announces Investigation Of The Washington Post Company

Goldman Scarlato & Karon PC (“GSK”) has commenced an investigation into The Washington Post Company (“Washington Post” or the “Company”)(NYSE: WPO) to determine whether the Company...

Kaplan Higher Education Announces Staff Reductions

Kaplan Higher Education Announces Staff Reductions

Kaplan Higher Education (KHE) informed employees today that it will eliminate about 770 positions, approximately 5 percent of its workforce.

Schools Stocks Gain on Short-Cover Trades

Schools Stocks Gain on Short-Cover Trades

Stocks of for-profit schools trade higher on speculation that Secretary of Education Arne Duncan could soon meet with House members to discuss proposed regulations on the sector.

The Washington Post To Hold Career Fair For Engineering, Technology And Security Clearance Positions

The Washington Post To Hold Career Fair For Engineering, Technology And Security Clearance Positions

With the Washington region still having a higher-than-usual unemployment rate, The Washington Post will gather top employers trying to fill technical and analytic jobs at a Career Fair on Tuesday, December 7, 2010 from...

Corinthian Colleges CEO Waller Resigns

Corinthian Colleges CEO Waller Resigns

Corinthian Colleges says CEO Peter Waller resigned. Chairman Jack Massimino replaces him, effectively immediately.

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Growing Number Of Business Schools Accept The GRE – But Nearly A Third Of Those Who Do Say Applicants Who Submit A GMAT Score Have An Admissions Advantage

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Growing Number Of Business Schools Accept The GRE – But Nearly A Third Of Those Who Do Say Applicants Who Submit A GMAT Score Have An Admissions Advantage

According to Kaplan Test Prep’s 2010 survey of business school admissions officers*, the GRE is making significant headway in gaining acceptance at business schools: 39% of the 288 business schools surveyed say...

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 audio webcast its presentation at the UBS Global Media & Communications Conference on Monday, December 6, 2010, at 3:00 pm (EST).

Ranks Of Kaplan PMBR Students Passes 10,000 As A Growing Number Of Aspiring Lawyers Opt For Efficient, Personalized Full-Service Bar Review

Ranks Of Kaplan PMBR Students Passes 10,000 As A Growing Number Of Aspiring Lawyers Opt For Efficient, Personalized Full-Service Bar Review

After just two years in the full-service bar review market, Kaplan PMBR recently provided its 10,000 th student with comprehensive bar review services.

School Stocks Slammed By Report

School Stocks Slammed By Report

A Washington think tank report highlights staggeringly low graduation rates at U.S. for-profit colleges and universities.

Kaplan PMBR Comprehensive Bar Review For Maryland And Massachusetts Rolls Out On November 23

Kaplan PMBR Comprehensive Bar Review For Maryland And Massachusetts Rolls Out On November 23

Beginning Tuesday, graduating law school students and JDs in Massachusetts and Maryland will have access to bar review program resources from Kaplan PMBR, a leading provider of full-service bar review.

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Aspiring Law School Students Place Rankings Above All Else

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Aspiring Law School Students Place Rankings Above All Else

In deciding where to apply, pre-law students consider a law school’s place in the rankings more important than affordability, geographic location, its academic program – and even more important than its job ...

Melinda French Gates Leaves The Board Of The Washington Post Company

Melinda French Gates Leaves The Board Of The Washington Post Company

The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) announced that Melinda French Gates has stepped down from the Company’s Board of Directors.

Newsweek and Daily Beast Merge

Newsweek and Daily Beast Merge

'Newsweek' magazine and The Daily Beast Web site announce merger deal.

Goldfarb Branham LLP Announces Investigation Of The Washington Post Company

Goldfarb Branham LLP Announces Investigation Of The Washington Post Company

Goldfarb Branham LLP is investigating allegations of securities fraud and breaches of fiduciary duty by certain officers and directors of The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) due to the revelation by U.

Last Remaining Pencil-and-Paper Pre-Health Admissions Test Moves To Digital, Joining The MCAT, DAT, OAT

Last Remaining Pencil-and-Paper Pre-Health Admissions Test Moves To Digital, Joining The MCAT, DAT, OAT

Beginning in July 2011, the tens of thousands of students who take the Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT) every year will face that test’s first ever computer-based administration since it was introduced in ...

Share Buybacks: Bullish Sign

Share Buybacks: Bullish Sign

The announcement of a buyback means the company's management and board of directors believe the stock is undervalued.

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: With Tough Job Market, Grad Schools Expect Another Surge In Applicants

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: With Tough Job Market, Grad Schools Expect Another Surge In Applicants

According to a new Kaplan Test Prep survey of graduate school admissions officers at 108 top programs across the United States*, the admissions process will likely become increasingly competitive – 78% predict an ...

Call For Applications: The Washington Post 2011 Award For Excellence In Nonprofit Management

Call For Applications: The Washington Post 2011 Award For Excellence In Nonprofit Management

The Washington Post, in partnership with the Center for Nonprofit Advancement, announces the call for applications for The Washington Post 2011 Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management.

The Washington Post Comes To IPad

The Washington Post Comes To IPad

Today The Washington Post introduced its new App for iPad, now available on the App Store.

Business Highlights

Business Highlights

Business Highlights

Finkelstein Thompson LLP Investigates The Washington Post Company

Finkelstein Thompson LLP Investigates The Washington Post Company

Finkelstein Thompson LLP is investigating potential securities fraud claims against The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) (“Washington Post” or the “Company”) relating to allegations of deceptive...