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Dec. 04, 2013Graham Holdings Company to Webcast Presentation at the UBS Global Media & Communications Conference
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 4, 2013-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) will webcast its presentation at the UBS Global Media & Communications Conference on Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at 10 am (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. Source:... 
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Nov. 27, 2013Graham Holdings Company to Sell Headquarters Building to Carr Properties
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 27, 2013-- THE WASHINGTON POST COMPANY (effective November 29, 2013, Graham Holdings (NYSE: GHC)) announced today that Carr Properties will purchase the Company’s headquarters building in downtown Washington, DC. The sale also includes the land at 1100 15th Street, NW. The sale is contingent upon the successful completion of a due diligence period and is expected to take place at the end of March 2014. The sale price is ... 
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Nov. 18, 2013The Washington Post Company Renamed Graham Holdings
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 18, 2013-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) announced today that it will change its name to Graham Holdings Company, effective November 29, 2013. The Company’s new ticker symbol will be GHC, also effective November 29. These changes are pursuant to the Company’s agreement with Jeffrey P. Bezos following the sale of The Washington Post newspaper and other publishing businesses, which closed on Octobe... 
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Nov. 01, 2013The Washington Post Company Reports Third Quarter Earnings
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2013-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today reported income from continuing operations attributable to common shares of $56.0 million ($7.53 per share) for the third quarter of 2013, compared to $56.3 million ($7.58 per share) for the third quarter of 2012. Net income attributable to common shares was $30.1 million ($4.05 per share) for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013, compared to $93.8 million ... 
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Oct. 01, 2013The Washington Post Company Completes Sale of The Washington Post To Jeffrey P. Bezos
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 1, 2013-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) announced today that it has completed the sale of its newspaper publishing businesses to Jeffrey P. Bezos. Source: The Washington Post Company The Washington Post Company Rima Calderon, (202) 334-6617 calderonr@washpost.com or Kristine Coratti, (202) 334-5445 kristine.coratti@swashpost.com... 
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Aug. 05, 2013Jeffrey P. Bezos to Purchase The Washington Post
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 5, 2013-- 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. Bezos. The purchaser is an entity that belongs to Mr. Bezos in his individual capacity and is not Amazon.com, Inc. “Everyone at the Post Company and everyone in our family has always been proud of The Wash... 
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Aug. 02, 2013The Washington Post Company Reports Second Quarter Earnings
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 2, 2013-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today reported income from continuing operations attributable to common shares of $44.7 million ($6.02 per share) for the second quarter of 2013, compared to $36.1 million ($4.76 per share) for the second quarter of 2012. Net income attributable to common shares was $44.7 million ($6.02 per share) for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013, compared to $51.8 million ($6.8... 
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Jul. 18, 2013The Washington Post Company To Acquire Forney Corporation
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 18, 2013-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Forney Corporation, a global supplier of products and systems that control and monitor combustion processes in electric utility and industrial applications. The deal is expected to close in early August. A leader in power plant and industrial systems around the world, Forney is part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. Tom D... 
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Jul. 08, 2013The Washington Post Company to Invest in FaithStreet.com
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 8, 2013-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) today announced it will make an investment in FaithStreet.com, a digital outreach and giving platform for places of worship. The transaction will include a financial investment, as well as the content of its popular website OnFaith.com. Sally Quinn, editor-in-chief, will remain founding editor of OnFaith and will work closely with FaithStreet. “We are deligh... 
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May. 03, 2013The Washington Post Company Reports First Quarter Earnings
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 3, 2013-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today reported net income attributable to common shares of $4.7 million ($0.64 per share) for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013, compared to $31.0 million ($4.07 per share) for the first quarter of last year. Net income includes $1.4 million in losses ($0.18 per share) and $17.6 million in income ($2.35 per share) from discontinued operations for the first quarter of... 
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Mar. 04, 2013The Washington Post Company Completes Sale of The Herald to Sound Publishing
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 4, 2013-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) announced today that it has completed the sale of The Herald, a daily and Sunday newspaper headquartered in Everett, WA; La Raza; and its other print and online products to Sound Publishing, Inc., a Washington state-based subsidiary of Black Press Ltd. Details of the transaction were not disclosed. Source: The Washington Post Company The Washington Post Comp... 
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Feb. 22, 2013The Washington Post Company Reports 2012 and Fourth Quarter Earnings
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 22, 2013-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today reported net income attributable to common shares of $131.2 million ($17.39 per share) for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012, compared to $116.2 million ($14.70 per share) for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011. Net income includes $83.2 million in income ($11.30 per share) and $28.5 million in losses ($3.60 per share) from discontinued operations fo... 
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Feb. 06, 2013The Washington Post Company Agrees to Sell The Herald to Black Press Ltd.
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 6, 2013-- 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 Black Press Ltd. and its subsidiary Sound Publishing. The transaction is expected to close in early March 2013. Sound Publishing is the largest community media organization in ... 
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