The Washington Post newspaper division (the Post itself and a small paper in Everett, Washington) recorded a first quarter operating margin of 0.6 percent. That is break-even, more or less. Fortunately for the Washington Post company, earnings at its Kaplan education, cable television and local broadcast groups brought overall operating earnings to more respectable 9 percent.
Within the last two months Journal Register and MediaNews have given notice they will no longer file financial reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission. As Journal Register shares traded well below a dollar, the company has been delisted from the New York Stock Exchange and has engaged an investment bank to “restructure” the company through bankruptcy or some other device to ease debt payments. In essence, it is not a public company anymore. MediaNews, an aggressive acquirer of newspapers until last year, is also highly leveraged with debt. Though not a public company, it has regularly reported quarterly results. But no more. Our farewell visit to the company’s financials in mid-February showed it operating on a thin margin, especially if you consider how much of earnings must be used to make interest payments.
His claim that the law prohibits giving water to voters standing on line is way off base.
The Derek Chauvin case is more complicated than prosecutors would have it.
To pretend that we as a society are incapable of knowing whether a child is a male or female at birth is lunacy.
A look at why droves are leaving the state.
The fact is that voters got us into this mess. Maybe the answer isn’t more voters.
Never Ask a Question You Don’t Need to Ask: Chauvin Lawyer Gets Clobbered by Witness’s Gripping Testimony
There’s rarely an upside in asking pointed questions to a young, nervous, highly sympathetic witness.
The curfew will last from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m., and will be enforced by what Walz described as the 'largest police presence in Minnesota history.'
Biden's comments came after the Brooklyn Center police chief said the officer meant to fire her taser.
The demonstrations may reduce police violence — while leading to an even greater increase in murders overall.
Riots broke out in a Minneapolis suburb on Sunday night after the shooting.
The $120 million production was set to begin this summer, and depicts the story of a runaway slave who joined the Union army during the Civil War.
What CBS did is similar to what someone staging a fake hate crime does — fabricate evidence in an attempt to illustrate a supposedly ‘broader truth.’