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Inside Bay Area
Tech giants savor the afterglow of Super Bowl 50As the rumbling reverie at Levi's Stadium fades into a distant hum, Super Bowl
Tech giants savor the afterglow of Super Bowl 50
Inside Bay Area / Posted 6 hours ago
As the rumbling reverie at Levi's Stadium fades into a distant hum, Super Bowl 50 leaves its mark as the one of the most shared, most viewed, most technologically robust events the planet has ever seen. With few major hiccups, Silicon Valley's tech... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Tech giants savor the afterglow of Super Bowl 50As the rumbling reverie at Levi's Stadium fades into a distant hum, Super Bowl
Tech giants savor the afterglow of Super Bowl 50
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 6 hours ago
As the rumbling reverie at Levi's Stadium fades into a distant hum, Super Bowl 50 leaves its mark as the one of the most shared, most viewed, most technologically robust events the planet has ever seen. With few major hiccups, Silicon Valley's tech... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Tech giants savor the afterglow of Super Bowl 50As the rumbling reverie at Levi's Stadium fades into a distant hum, Super Bowl
Tech giants savor the afterglow of Super Bowl 50
Silicon Valley / Posted 6 hours ago
As the rumbling reverie at Levi's Stadium fades into a distant hum, Super Bowl 50 leaves its mark as the one of the most shared, most viewed, most technologically robust events the planet has ever seen. With few major hiccups, Silicon Valley's tech... Read more
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The Mercury News
Tech giants savor the afterglow of Super Bowl 50As the rumbling reverie at Levi's Stadium fades into a distant hum, Super Bowl
Tech giants savor the afterglow of Super Bowl 50
The Mercury News / Posted 7 hours ago
As the rumbling reverie at Levi's Stadium fades into a distant hum, Super Bowl 50 leaves its mark as the one of the most shared, most viewed, most technologically robust events the planet has ever seen. With few major hiccups, Silicon Valley's tech... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Valley Metro picks preferred light-rail route through west Phoenix into downtown GlendaleTransit officials propose building a Valley Metro light-rail line along a zig-z
Valley Metro picks preferred light-rail route through west Phoenix into downtown Glendale
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 hours ago
Transit officials propose building a Valley Metro light-rail line along a zig-zagging route to reach downtown Glendale, a link that could be complete in about a decade. The seven-mile route would extend west from 19th Avenue, pass Grand Canyon... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Here’s where to go in California if you want to finish college in four yearsStaying in college an extra year or two can cost tens of thousands of dollars i
Here’s where to go in California if you want to finish college in four years
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 hours ago
Staying in college an extra year or two can cost tens of thousands of dollars in fees and expenses, plus more in lost earnings. Attending an inexpensive college with a low four-year graduation rate may ultimately cost more than attending an expensive... Read more
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Business Wire
National Retail Federation and University of Phoenix Encourage Retail Employees to ‘Dream Big’The retail industry is already the largest private sector employer in America,
National Retail Federation and University of Phoenix Encourage Retail Employees to ‘Dream Big’
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
The retail industry is already the largest private sector employer in America, employing more than 42 million Americans,1 and it is poised for significant growth. Over the past three years alone, it has grown by more than half a million people, and... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Primary set for supervisory District 2Voters in Shawano County Board District 2 have a three-person race on the prima
Primary set for supervisory District 2
The Shawano Leader / Posted yesterday
Voters in Shawano County Board District 2 have a three-person race on the primary ballot Tuesday. The top two finishers will advance to the April 5 election to decide who represents the district for the next two years as county supervisor. The... Read more
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The Manila Times
Five tips to help you stay cybersecureFebruary 10, 2016 5:12 pm You can help protect your computer data from cyberth
Five tips to help you stay cybersecure
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
February 10, 2016 5:12 pm You can help protect your computer data from cybertheft. ACCORDING to a recent Harris Poll, data breaches of personal and corporate computers increased 23 percent from 2013 to 2014—but... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Apollo Education Group To Go PrivateAfter more than two decades as a publicly traded company, the Apollo Education
Apollo Education Group To Go Private
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 2 days ago
After more than two decades as a publicly traded company, the Apollo Education Group could soon become private. The parent company of the University of Phoenix has agreed to a $1 billion sale to private investors. KJZZ’S business correspondent... Read more
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ESPN
Cupcake war: Baylor 'leads' list of 10 worst noncon schedules for 2016One of the favorite pastimes of college football fans is accusing everybody els
Cupcake war: Baylor 'leads' list of 10 worst noncon schedules for 2016
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
One of the favorite pastimes of college football fans is accusing everybody else of having a cushy schedule. Every season, it's the same drill. By the time we get to November, nobody has played anybody, and everybody is overrated because of a... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
AG begins investigation of Gov. Doug Ducey's former Lottery directorGov. Doug Ducey's former Arizona State Lottery director, who abruptly resigned
AG begins investigation of Gov. Doug Ducey's former Lottery director
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
Gov. Doug Ducey's former Arizona State Lottery director, who abruptly resigned in January following allegations of mismanagement of the agency, is under investigation by Attorney General Mark Brnovich's office. Tony Bouie, appointed to the lottery... Read more
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News 8000
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students fleeThe University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent co
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent company is selling. Apollo Education Group will sell itself to a group of investors, which will take the company private. A former deputy secretary of the Department of... Read more
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My EastText
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students fleeThe University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent co
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee
My EastText / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent company is selling. Apollo Education Group will sell itself to a group of investors, which will take the company private. A former deputy secretary of the Department of... Read more
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KECI Missoula
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students fleeThe University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent co
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent company is selling. Apollo Education Group will sell itself to a group of investors, which will take the company private. A former deputy secretary of the Department of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students fleeThe University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent co
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent company is selling. Apollo Education Group will sell itself to a group of investors, which will take the company private. A former deputy secretary of the Department of... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students fleeThe University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent co
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent company is selling. Apollo Education Group will sell itself to a group of investors, which will take the company private. A former deputy secretary of the Department of... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students fleeThe University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent co
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent company is selling. Apollo Education Group will sell itself to a group of investors, which will take the company private. A former deputy secretary of the Department of... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee | Money - Home FTC investigates recruitment methods The University of Phoeni
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
| Money - Home FTC investigates recruitment methods The University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students fleeThe University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent co
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent company is selling. Apollo Education Group will sell itself to a group of investors, which will take the company private. A former deputy secretary of the Department of... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students fleeThe University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent co
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent company is selling. Apollo Education Group will sell itself to a group of investors, which will take the company private. A former deputy secretary of the Department of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Apollo Education to be taken private in $1.1 billion deal Apollo Global Management and other investors agreed to buy Apollo Education G
Apollo Education to be taken private in $1.1 billion deal
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Apollo Global Management and other investors agreed to buy Apollo Education Group for $1.1 billion in cash and take the education company private. The buying consortium, which also includes... Read more
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Denver Post
Apollo Education will be taken privateApollo Global Management and other investors agreed to buy Apollo Education Gro
Apollo Education will be taken private
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
Apollo Global Management and other investors agreed to buy Apollo Education Group Inc., owner of the University of Phoenix, as for-profit schools struggle to win back the trust of students and regulators after an industry scandal uncovered examples... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1 billion dealNEW YORK (AP) � Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1 billion deal
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal by a consortium led by private investment firm The Vistria Group. Shares jumped more than 28 percent in Monday premarket trading. The announcement comes about a month... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1 billion dealNEW YORK (AP) - Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1 billion deal
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal by a consortium led by private investment firm The Vistria Group. Shares jumped 24 percent Monday. The announcement comes about a month after the owner of the University... Read more
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The Columbian
University of Phoenix parent company to go privateApollo Education Group, the publicly traded owner of the University of Phoenix,
University of Phoenix parent company to go private
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Apollo Education Group, the publicly traded owner of the University of Phoenix, has agreed to be taken private by a group of investors in a $1.1. billion deal. The agreement arrives weeks after the company reported a decline in revenue and another... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
What you need to know about the University of Phoenix saleApollo Education, parent company of University of Phoenix, to go private in $1.
What you need to know about the University of Phoenix sale
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
Apollo Education, parent company of University of Phoenix, to go private in $1.1 billion deal. The Apollo Education Group supports a $1.1 billion sale of the company to three private equity firms. Here are some common concerns and what we know so... Read more
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Salon.com
Business HighlightsYellen will testify amid predictions of slower rate hikes WASHINGTON (AP) — Th
Business Highlights
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Yellen will testify amid predictions of slower rate hikes WASHINGTON (AP) — Things looked so clear back when the Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate from record lows, and it signaled the likelihood of four more hikes in 2016. Panicky... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Apollo CEO Explains Why $1.1 Billion Deal Makes SenseAfter years of increased federal oversight and competition, a billion dollar de
Apollo CEO Explains Why $1.1 Billion Deal Makes Sense
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 3 days ago
After years of increased federal oversight and competition, a billion dollar deal is in the works to buy the parent company of the University of Phoenix. If approved by shareholders and regulators, a consortium of private investors will pay $9.50... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport sets passenger record in 201544 million passengers used the Phoenix airport, an increase of 4.5 percent. A
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport sets passenger record in 2015
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
44 million passengers used the Phoenix airport, an increase of 4.5 percent. A Super Bowl boost, blockbuster spring break and generally strong travel demand combined to send a record number of travelers through Phoenix Sky Harbor International... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
New hires, recognitions at Elmira-area businessesAmy M. Chacho and Molly L. Bartlett have joined Valicenti Advisory Services Inc
New hires, recognitions at Elmira-area businesses
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Amy M. Chacho and Molly L. Bartlett have joined Valicenti Advisory Services Inc. in Elmira. Chacho attended Fairfield University where she majored in business administration. Prior to joining the Tax and Business Services Department, she was office... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Apollo Education to be taken private in $1.1 billion deal(Bloomberg) — Apollo Global Management and other investors agreed to buy Apollo
Apollo Education to be taken private in $1.1 billion deal
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
(Bloomberg) — Apollo Global Management and other investors agreed to buy Apollo Education Group Inc. for $1.1 billion in cash and take the education company private. The buying consortium, which also includes funds affiliated with Chicago-based... Read more
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TheStreet.com
University of Phoenix Owner Fetches $1.1B From Private Equity Group Apollo Education Group Inc. (APOL) has accepted a $1.1 billion takeover offer
University of Phoenix Owner Fetches $1.1B From Private Equity Group
TheStreet.com / Posted 3 days ago
Apollo Education Group Inc. (APOL) has accepted a $1.1 billion takeover offer from a group of buyout firms led by Vistria Group LLC and also including funds affiliated with Apollo... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How to beat the Valentine’s Day bluesThis weekend, pink hearts and sappy romantic slogans will blanket Sacramento. S
How to beat the Valentine’s Day blues
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
This weekend, pink hearts and sappy romantic slogans will blanket Sacramento. Sales of greeting cards and chocolate will soar. But for people spending Valentine’s Day alone, the air of romance can be a little overwhelming. Every couple walking by... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students fleeThe University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent co
University of Phoenix owner gets out as 50,500 students flee
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
The University of Phoenix lost 50,500 students last year, and now its parent company is selling. Apollo Education Group will sell itself to a group of investors, which will take the company private. A former deputy secretary of the Department of... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
University of Phoenix parent explores possible saleApollo Education Group said its directors have decided to explore "strategic al
University of Phoenix parent explores possible sale
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
Apollo Education Group said its directors have decided to explore "strategic alternatives" after the adult-education company on Monday reported an 18 percent decline in revenue and a sharp student-enrollment drop in its latest quarter, The... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Apollo Education lays off 70 employeesThe Apollo Education Group is laying off 70 employees as the for-profit, Phoeni
Apollo Education lays off 70 employees
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
The Apollo Education Group is laying off 70 employees as the for-profit, Phoenix-based company continues to struggle amid falling enrollment. The reductions, which are in the corporate parent, not at its flagship University of Phoenix, come as the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Owner sells University of Phoenix as 50,000 students fleeGLENDALE, AZ - JUNE 29: Students show their excitement during The University of
Owner sells University of Phoenix as 50,000 students flee
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
GLENDALE, AZ - JUNE 29: Students show their excitement during The University of Phoenix 2012 Graduation at University of Phoenix Stadium on June 29, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Mike Moore/Getty Images for University of Phoenix) NEW YORK —... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Monday Morning Roundup: What is Jacques Villeneuve up to now? Lewis Hamilton comes to Toronto – again. And more.Years ago, I read a fascinating story in Sports Illustrated about a “couldn’t m
Monday Morning Roundup: What is Jacques Villeneuve up to now? Lewis Hamilton comes to Toronto – again. And more.
Wheels.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Years ago, I read a fascinating story in Sports Illustrated about a “couldn’t miss” baseball pitcher who suddenly lost his ability to throw the ball. Written by the young man himself, the story traced his progress through Little League and high... Read more
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TheStreet.com
The University of Phoenix gets a new act and takes itself private“We are excited by the opportunity to build on the transformational work being
The University of Phoenix gets a new act and takes itself private
TheStreet.com / Posted 3 days ago
“We are excited by the opportunity to build on the transformational work being done by the company,” said Miller. “For too long and too often, the private education industry has been characterized by inadequate student outcomes, overly aggressive... Read more
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Daily Mail
Super Bowl 50 drew in second-highest batch of viewersSuper Bowl 50 attracts 112-114MILLION viewers: Broncos win draws the second-hig
Super Bowl 50 drew in second-highest batch of viewers
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Super Bowl 50 attracts 112-114MILLION viewers: Broncos win draws the second-highest batch of viewers ever Figures suggest 112-114 million tuned in to CBS on Sunday night It is slightly down from 2015's 114.4m but still a rating... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1B dealNEW YORK (AP) � Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1B deal
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal by a consortium led by private investment firm The Vistria Group. Shares jumped more than 28 percent in Monday premarket trading. The announcement comes about a month... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Tempe Town Lake closing Feb. 10 for dam replacementNew concrete and steel structure will replace rubber dam system. Tempe will be
Tempe Town Lake closing Feb. 10 for dam replacement
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
New concrete and steel structure will replace rubber dam system. Tempe will begin emptying Town Lake on Feb. 10 to complete work on a new dam, a process that will close the popular attraction to all activities until at least late April. The... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Apollo Education, parent company of University of Phoenix, to go private in $1.1 billion dealApollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal by a consortium
Apollo Education, parent company of University of Phoenix, to go private in $1.1 billion deal
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal by a consortium led by private investment firm The Vistria Group. Shares jumped more than 28 percent in Monday premarket trading. The announcement comes about a month after the owner of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
University of Phoenix's owner is going private in a $1.1-billion dealUniversity of Phoenix owner Apollo Education Group Inc. is being taken private
University of Phoenix's owner is going private in a $1.1-billion deal
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
University of Phoenix owner Apollo Education Group Inc. is being taken private in a $1.1-billion deal by a consortium led by the Vistria Group, a private investment firm. Shares jumped more than 28% in premarket trading Monday. The announcement... Read more
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PhysOrg
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1B dealApollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal by a consortium
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1B deal
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal by a consortium led by private investment firm The Vistria Group. Shares jumped more than 28 percent in Monday premarket trading. The announcement comes about a month after the owner of... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1B dealNEW YORK (AP) � Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1B deal
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal by a consortium led by private investment firm The Vistria Group. Shares jumped more than 28 percent in Monday premarket trading. The announcement comes about a month... Read more
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The Hill
Human capital is the silver bullet to stop cyber criminalsFebruary marks the anniversary of the Anthem Hack, a cyber hack affecting 70 mi
Human capital is the silver bullet to stop cyber criminals
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
February marks the anniversary of the Anthem Hack, a cyber hack affecting 70 million Anthem members that may have to spend the rest of their lives looking over their shoulders and taking precautions to keep their finances safe from criminals. With... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1B dealNEW YORK (AP) � Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal
Apollo Education to go private in $1.1B deal
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal by a consortium led by private investment firm The Vistria Group. Shares jumped more than 28 percent in Monday premarket trading. The announcement comes about a month... Read more
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Fortune
Here's Why Shares of Apollo Education Are JumpingFor-profit education provider Apollo Education Group apol, the owner of the Uni
Here's Why Shares of Apollo Education Are Jumping
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
For-profit education provider Apollo Education Group apol, the owner of the University of Phoenix, said on Monday it would be taken private by a consortium in a deal valued at $1.1 billion. The offer price of $9.50 per share is a 36.7% premium to... Read more
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