Value Village sues Washington attorney general over demands

SEATTLE (AP) — The company that operates 300 Value Village, Savers and other thrift stores in the U.S., Canada and Australia is suing Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, saying…

Lawyers clash over impact of Trump's rules on birth control

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Lawyers for California and the U.S. Department of Justice clashed in court Tuesday over whether new rules from President Donald Trump’s administration would dramatically reduce women’s…

Navajo Nation sues Wells Fargo for alleged predatory tactics

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation announced Tuesday that it’s suing Wells Fargo for allegedly engaging in predatory and unlawful banking practices that targeted and harmed tribal members. …

Female workers sue McCormick & Schmick's over lewd behavior

BOSTON (AP) — Female kitchen workers at the McCormick & Schmick’s seafood restaurant in downtown Boston were subjected to constant groping and lewd comments from male supervisors and co-workers, and…

NASA has awarded the Safety and Mission Assurance Support Services III (SMASS III) contract to A-P-T Research, Inc. of Huntsville, Alabama, for a broad range of services at the agency’s…

NASA has established a new advisory group on behalf of the National Space Council that will represent the expertise, interests and perspectives of non-federal aerospace organizations to the National Space…

US wholesale prices up 0.4 percent in November

WASHINGTON (AP) — Prices at the wholesale level rose 0.4 percent in November and 3.1 percent over the past year. It was the biggest annual jump in nearly six years…

Students from nine school districts in Port Orchard, Washington, will speak with a NASA astronaut living, working and doing research aboard the International Space Station at 1:10 p.m. EST today. …

World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decision

TOKYO (AP) — World stocks turned higher in European trading hours on Tuesday as investors looked ahead to a slew of central bank decisions, including the Federal Reserve, which was…

Macron's climate summit in Paris finds new money, tech help

PARIS (AP) — World leaders, investment funds and energy magnates promised Tuesday to devote new money and technology to slow global warming at a summit in Paris that President Emmanuel…

EU lawmaker: UK Brexit negotiator is "undermining trust"

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s top Brexit legislator is criticizing British negotiator David Davis for his comments that last week’s agreement between the EU and Britain was merely “a…

Charges: Turkish businessman exported US goods to Iran

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Federal prosecutors allege a Turkish businessman helped illegally route Wisconsin-made outboard engines and boat generators to the Iranian navy. Source: Business – The Eagle

Comcast reportedly no longer in deal talks with Fox

NEW YORK (AP) — Citing a Comcast statement, the Wall Street Journal reported that the cable company is no longer in discussions to buy pieces of 21st Century Fox .…

Trump administration gives tax overhaul plan rosy assessment

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday will try to sell the American people on an unpopular Republican tax overhaul that his administration claims will generate a large part…

New Yorker fires reporter Ryan Lizza for sexual misconduct

NEW YORK (AP) — The New Yorker magazine said Monday it has cut ties with well-known political reporter Ryan Lizza for alleged sexual misconduct. Source: Business – The Eagle

President Donald Trump is sending astronauts back to the Moon. Source: NASA

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Chef Michael Solomonov and writers Susan Barocas and Joy Wilson recently joined the Post Food staff to answer questions about all things edible. Here are edited excerpts from that chat. …

NASA Television and the agency’s website will provide live coverage of the Space Policy Directive 1 signing ceremony at the White House at 3 p.m. EST today. Source: NASA

UK leader says there's new optimism in Brexit talks

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May says there is a new sense of optimism about negotiations over Britain’s departure from the European Union, insisting that a preliminary deal has…

Global stocks mostly rise on economic growth hopes

TOKYO (AP) — Stock markets are mostly higher on Monday as upbeat U.S. jobs data from last week and signs of progress in the Brexit talks continued to support investor…