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Dec. 01, 2014Graham Holdings Company to Webcast Presentation at the UBS Global Media & Communications Conference
ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 1, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) will webcast its presentation at the UBS Global Media & Communications Conference on Monday, December 8, 2014, at 1:30 pm (EST). The live audio webcast with slides will be accessible via a link on the Company’s website, www.ghco.com. A transcript of the presentation will also be posted in the Investor Relations section of the website.    ... 
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Nov. 13, 2014Graham Holdings to Spin-Off Its Cable Division
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized management to proceed with plans for the complete legal and structural separation of Cable ONE, Inc., a Graham Holdings subsidiary, from Graham Holdings. Following the proposed transaction, Cable ONE will be an independent, publicly traded company. Graham Holdings intends to complete the proposed transaction in 2015.... 
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Oct. 31, 2014Graham Holdings Company Reports Third Quarter Earnings
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 31, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today reported income from continuing operations attributable to common shares of $83.3 million ($14.32 per share) for the third quarter of 2014, compared to $54.1 million ($7.28 per share) for the third quarter of 2013. Net income attributable to common shares was $76.4 million ($13.12 per share) for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014, compared to $30.1 million ... 
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Oct. 01, 2014Timothy O’Shaughnessy Named President of Graham Holdings
ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 1, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) announced today that it has named Timothy O’Shaughnessy, co-founder and former CEO of LivingSocial, as its president. A well-known Washington entrepreneur, O’Shaughnessy stepped down as chief executive officer in August 2014 from LivingSocial, a company he and three others founded in 2007. During O’Shaughnessy’s tenure, the e-commerce and marketing company grew to sales o... 
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Oct. 01, 2014Graham Holdings Closes Sale of 16.5% Stake In Cars.com to Gannett
ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 1, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) announced today that the Company and the remaining partners in Classified Ventures, LLC (CV) have completed the sale of their entire stakes in CV to Gannett Co., Inc. for a price that values CV at $2.5 billion. The agreement to sell was announced on August 5, 2014. CV was a joint venture among Graham Holdings, A. H. Belo Corporation, Gannett, The McClatchy ... 
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Sep. 11, 2014Graham Holdings Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 11, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $2.55 per share, payable on November 3, 2014, to shareholders of record on October 17, 2014. Source: Graham Holdings Company Graham Holdings Company Rima Calderon, 703-345-6358 rima.calderon@ghco.com... 
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Aug. 13, 2014Graham Holdings Moving to New Headquarters in Arlington, VA
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 13, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE:GHC) announced today that it will move its headquarters to 1300 North 17th Street, Suite 1700, Arlington, VA 22209. The main telephone number is (703) 345-6300. The new address and telephone number will take effect on Monday, August 18, 2014. About Graham Holdings Company (www.ghco.com) Graham Holdings Company (NYSE:GHC) is a diversified education and media ... 
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Aug. 05, 2014Graham Holdings Agrees to Sell Its Investment in Classified Ventures to Gannett
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 5, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) said today that the Company and its partners have entered into an agreement to sell their stake in Classified Ventures (CV) to Gannett Co., Inc. for a price that values CV at $2.5 billion. Gannett currently owns a 27% share of CV; Graham Holdings owns a 16.5% share. The transaction is expected to close before the end of 2014, subject to regulatory review. CV, w... 
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Aug. 01, 2014Graham Holdings Company Reports Second Quarter Earnings
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 1, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today reported income from continuing operations attributable to common shares of $369.7 million ($49.52 per share) for the second quarter of 2014, compared to $46.6 million ($6.28 per share) for the second quarter of 2013. Net income attributable to common shares was $750.1 million ($100.48 per share) for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, compared to $44.7 million ($6.... 
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Jul. 28, 2014Post–Newsweek Stations Renamed Graham Media Group
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Post–Newsweek Stations has changed its name to Graham Media Group, effective today. Emily Barr, President and CEO of Graham Media Group, said: “Much like our parent company, Graham Holdings, this new name better reflects the diversity of our creative and innovative company. We provide our communities with the best local news, programming and critical information, delivered on-air, on-line and on-demand, via our ... 
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Jul. 03, 2014Graham Holdings Acquires Majority Interest in Residential Healthcare Group
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 3, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today announced it has acquired a majority interest in Residential Healthcare Group, Inc., the parent company of Residential Home Health and Residential Hospice, leading providers of skilled home health care and hospice services in Michigan and Illinois. Mike Lewis, chairman and chief executive officer, and the Residential Healthcare Group management team will continue to ope... 
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Jul. 01, 2014Graham Holdings and Berkshire Hathaway Complete Deal for Berkshire Hathaway to Acquire WPLG-TV
WASHINGTON & OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 1, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A; BRK.B) reported today that they have completed a transaction, announced March 12, 2014, in which Berkshire has acquired a wholly-owned subsidiary of Graham Holdings, including WPLG, a Miami-based television station, 2,107 Class A Berkshire shares and 1,278 Class B Berkshire shares owned by Graham Holdings and $327.7 mill... 
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Jun. 05, 2014Graham Holdings Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 5, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $2.55 per share, payable on August 4, 2014, to shareholders of record on July 18, 2014. Source: Graham Holdings Company Graham Holdings Company Rima Calderon, 202-334-6617 rima.calderon@ghco.com... 
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May. 30, 2014Graham Holdings Acquires Joyce/Dayton Corp.
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today announced it has acquired Joyce/Dayton Corp., a Dayton, OH-based manufacturer of screw jacks and other linear motion systems. Michael Harris, president, and the Joyce/Dayton management team will continue to run the business. The purchase price was not disclosed. Joyce/Dayton Corp. (JoyceDayton.com) was founded by Jacob Joyce in 1873, when he began manufac... 
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May. 02, 2014Graham Holdings Company Reports First Quarter Earnings
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 2, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today reported income from continuing operations attributable to common shares of $131.0 million ($17.65 per share) for the first quarter of 2014, compared to $21.7 million ($2.92 per share) for the first quarter of 2013. Net income attributable to common shares was $132.1 million ($17.79 per share) for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, compared to $4.7 million ($0.64 ... 
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Apr. 11, 2014Graham Holdings and Berkshire Hathaway Sign Agreement for Berkshire Hathaway to Acquire WPLG-TV
WASHINGTON & OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 11, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A; BRK.B) announced today that they have signed an agreement for Berkshire to acquire a wholly-owned subsidiary of Graham Holdings Company that includes WPLG, a Miami-based television station, a number of Berkshire shares currently held by Graham Holdings Company and an amount of cash in exchange for approximately 1.6 mill... 
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Apr. 01, 2014Graham Holdings Receives Cash Distribution from CV's Sale of Apartments.com; Completes Sale of Headquarters Building
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 1, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) has received a gross cash distribution of approximately $95 million from Classified Ventures’ sale of Apartments.com. The sale closed today. Graham Holdings owns a 16.5% interest in Classified Ventures. In a separate transaction, Graham Holdings completed the sale of its headquarters building to Carr Properties on March 27, 2014. The sale, announced on November... 
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Mar. 12, 2014Graham Holdings and Berkshire Hathaway Reach Agreement in Principle for Berkshire Hathaway to Acquire WPLG-TV
WASHINGTON & OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 12, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A; BRK.B) announced today that they have reached an agreement in principle for Berkshire to acquire a wholly-owned subsidiary of Graham Holdings Company, which will include WPLG, a Miami-based television station, a number of Berkshire shares currently held by Graham Holdings Company and an amount of cash, in exchange for a... 
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Mar. 11, 2014Andrew S. Rosen Named Executive Vice President, Graham Holdings; Thomas C. Leppert Named Chief Executive Officer, Kaplan, Inc.
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 11, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE:GHC) today announced that Andrew S. Rosen has been named executive vice president of the Company. He remains chairman of Kaplan, Inc. Thomas C. Leppert has been named chief executive officer of Kaplan, replacing Rosen. The changes take effect on April 1. Donald E. Graham, chairman and chief executive officer of Graham Holdings, said: “Andy has been central in buildi... 
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Mar. 03, 2014Graham Holdings Expects to Receive Cash Distribution from Classified Ventures’ Sale of Apartments.com
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 3, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE:GHC) said today that it anticipates a cash distribution as a result of an agreement by Classified Ventures, LLC (CV) to sell Apartments.com for $585 million to CoStar Group, Inc. CV expects the transaction to close in the second quarter of 2014. Graham Holdings owns a 16.5% interest in CV. The Company expects to receive about $95 million at closing. About Graham Holdings Company (www.ghco.com) Graham Holdings Company ... 
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Feb. 21, 2014Graham Holdings Company Reports 2013 and Fourth Quarter Earnings
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 21, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today reported net income attributable to common shares of $236.0 million ($32.05 per share) for the year ended December 31, 2013, compared to $131.2 million ($17.39 per share) for the year ended December 31, 2012. Net income includes $46.1 million ($6.27 per share) and $60.1 million ($8.17 per share) in income from discontinued operations for 2013 and 2012, respectively. In... 
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Feb. 20, 2014Graham Holdings Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $2.55 per share, payable on May 5, 2014, to shareholders of record on April 17, 2014. Source: Graham Holdings Company Graham Holdings Company Rima Calderon, 202-334-6617 rima.calderon@ghco.com... 
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Feb. 12, 2014Graham Holdings Company Release
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 12, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) is aware of the 13D/A filing made today by Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. regarding a potential split-off transaction with the Company. As indicated in the filing, the parties are in discussions and have not reached an agreement on terms of a potential transaction, and the parties may not reach such agreement. No transaction will be consummated unless it is in the interest of both... 
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Jan. 23, 2014Graham Holdings Company Declares Increased Quarterly Dividend
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 23, 2014-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) said today that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in the annual dividend rate on the Company’s common stock, from $9.80 to $10.20 per share. In December 2012, the Company (formerly The Washington Post Company) declared and paid an accelerated cash dividend for calendar year 2013. The dividend for the first quarter of 2014, $2.55 per share, is payable ... 
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