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Stocks The Washington Post Co

  • Cover of Forbes magazine

    Following the sale of The Washington Post, yet another big publishing brand name is looking to put itself on the block.

  • Angela Merkel, German Chancellor and Chairwoman of the German Christian Democrats (CDU).

    The union representing German journalists advised its members on Thursday to stop using Google and Yahoo because of reported snooping by U.S. and British intelligence.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Bulls face a trio of challenges: The Fed, earnings from some big names and delayed data due to the shutdown. Will they keep running or lie down?

  • Kid Rock

    Talking Squawk looks at Kid Rock calling out Madonna on Detroit, Carl Icahn's Apple obsession and some Greenspeak.

  • AllThingsD is cutting ties with Dow Jones. As part of the split, personal technology columnist Walt Mossberg will stop writing for the Wall Street Journal.

  • Cramer wants you to leverage a year-end phenomenon in which big winners can do little wrong.

  • Law school student

    Between registration fees and review courses, the associated costs for getting into the bar are escalating at a time when the job market for lawyers has never been more competitive.

  • Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Merrill Brown is an old pro at the Internet news business. Here he lays out a list the Amazon chief needs to address to pull The Washington Post out of its rut.

  • For all the ruckus about fixing the newspaper business, the sad truth is that people just don't read the stories anymore. And you probably won't finish this one.

  • The "Talking Squawk" blog runs down market guru Tom Lee's big call, Nelson Peltz's tough quarter, "The Lone Ranger" flop, wearable tech and Yahoo's new logo experiment.

  • The New York Times building in New York City.

    The New York Times is not for sale, its controlling family and publisher have said, after a week in which both The Boston Globe and The Washington Post were bought out.

  • Newspaper Biz: Change coming!

    After 4 generations of family ownership, The Washington Post is selling its publishing business to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Will he bring change to the company? Mark Walsh, Sirius XM; Hugh Hewitt, Townhall.com; and Michael Medved, syndicated radio host, discuss.

  • Stocks closed near session lows Tuesday, with major averages logging their biggest declines since June, after two Federal Reserve Presidents said the central bank could begin tapering its easy-money program as early as September.

  • Maria's Observation: The news on newspapers

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo shares her views on the value of your newspaper.

  • Jeff Bezos

    How do you keep up with the Joneses if you and the Joneses already have, well, just about everything? Buy a money-losing newspaper, a high-end Manhattan condo, golden undies.

  • Jeff Bezos

    Here's a few ways experts say Bezos may experiment with the Washington Post now that he is the owner.

  • Bezos goes 'Post'-al

    Richard Brandt, "One Click: Jeff Bezos and the Rise of Amazon.com" author, talks about Jeff Bezos's deal to buy the Washington Post newspaper and what he will likely do with it.

  • Billionaires: New faces of 'newsies'

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin updates us on recent acquisition deals for trophy publishing assets by high-net-worth individuals. Steven Levy, Wired senior writer, provides insight into Jeff Bezos-Washington Post deal.

  • Tuesday's market roadmap

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team; Michael Santol, Yahoo! Finance, and Dennis Berman, The Wall Street Journal, take a look at today's top business stories, including the Washington Post selling its newspaper publishing business to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos for $250 million. CNBC's Julia Boorstin breaks down the details of the deal and provides and update on the feud between CBS and Time Warner Cable. Also Credit Suisse downgrades IBM.