(3BL Media) May 3, 2012 - Booktrust and Pearson today announce the new titles for Booktime, which will give two free books to every child starting school in England and Wales in the 2012-13 school year.
Such publishers as Pearson PSO 0.24 % PLC, McGraw-Hill Cos. and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt are marketing rewritten or revamped textbooks aligned with the new guidelines, called the Common Core State Standards.
The defendants that refused to settle and deny wrongdoing are Apple and Macmillan Publishers (owned by Germany's Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck holding company), and Pearson PLC's Penguin Group. The move by Simon & Schuster follows ...
Pearson Plc's Financial Times and News Corp's Wall Street Journal, which emphasize corporate rather than general news for elite readerships, have both put much of their online content behind a paywall.
Jeremy Pearson, Associate Medical Director at the British Heart Foundation has told ITV News that a new study claiming that cholesterol-lowering drugs can also help healthy people could be helpful, but would not suggest "medicalising the whole country".
May 18 (Bloomberg) -- London Stock Exchange Group Plc, Europe's oldest independent bourse, said fiscal second-half profit quadrupled, boosted by money earned from deposits at its Italian central counterparty.