Shoreline permits for Washington state coal terminal denied

A county hearing examiner has denied two shoreline permits that Millennium Bulk Terminals needs for its $680 million coal-export terminal project on the Columbia River in Washington state......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2017

Facing coal loan veto in Australia, Adani says "will adjust to constraints"

NAIF funds would have come from federal govt, but Palaszczuk as premier retains power of veto over applications made inside state.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 12th, 2017

US, EU, Japan to join forces to confront China on trade practices

Washington, Brussels and Tokyo have raised complaints about China's subsidies to state-owned enterprises, state financing and investment rules that often force foreign firms to transfer technologies.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 12th, 2017

Ryan Lizza Fired by The New Yorker Over Sexual Misconduct Allegation

The magazine said it “severed ties” with Mr. Lizza, its Washington correspondent, over “improper sexual conduct.” He denied that charge......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytDec 11th, 2017

Output woes continue at auctioned coal blocks

The government also allotted 11 mines to state energy departments for meeting their power demands.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 11th, 2017

Whole Foods ordered by judge to reopen smaller-format 365 store in Washington state

Whole Foods bristled at the not.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

Stockman: Why The Deep State Is At War With Trump

Authored by David Stockman via The Mises Institute, If you were a Martian visitor just disembarked from of one of Elon Musk's rocket ships and were therefore uninfected by earth-based fake news, the culprits in Washington.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 6th, 2017

Tillerson Is Hopeful on Agreement for Ukraine Peace Force

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he is hopeful that Moscow and Washington can bridge differences and agree on a peacekeeping force for Ukraine......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 6th, 2017

Maryland backs Washington Gas-AltaGas deal

The proposed $6.4 billion purchase of D.C.-based WGL Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WGL), the parent company of Washington Gas, by AltaGas Ltd. reached a key arrangement in the state of Maryland on Monday. The two companies signed a settlement agreement wi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2017

Tillerson Calls on European Allies to Tackle Iranian Missile Program

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called on European allies to work with Washington to tackle Iran’s missile program and its regional activities, saying Tehran’s behavior cannot go unanswered......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 5th, 2017

ASU to Sun Bowl, Arizona gets Purdue; Fiesta pits Penn State, Washington

College football bowl invitations were unveiled Sunday with the Fiesta Bowl announcing its matchup and Arizona and Arizona State finding where they will be playing during the holiday season. ASU is going to the Hyundai Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2017

Trump-Tillerson Rift Spotlights Uncertainty in America

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson may be on his way out after displeasing President Trump with his repeated calls for a diplomatic solution to the North Korean crisis. Tillerson’s desire to avoid the threat of a .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 1st, 2017

Rex Tillerson: Reports Of My Ouster Are "Laughable"

Yesterday, the New York Times appeared to confirm what many in Washington had long suspected: The deteriorating relationship between Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and President Donald Trump had rea.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 1st, 2017

Campus Newspaper Editorial: "Your [White] DNA Is An Abomination"

Authored by Lauren Cooley via The Washington Examiner, A new opinion piece in a Texas State University student newspaper tells white students, “Your DNA is an Abomination.” “When I think of all the white people I ha.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 30th, 2017

Why Eliminating The State And Local Tax Deduction Is A Terrible Idea

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, The tax "reform" currently being discussed in Washington is mostly a political exercise for politicians who can use the process to extract more campaig.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 30th, 2017

Kansas tax rollback presents new planning challenges

Local tax planners say to keep an eye on Washington D.C. when deciding how you want to handle your Kansas state taxes this year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 30th, 2017

Washington state attorney general files multimillion-dollar lawsuit against Uber

Thomson .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 28th, 2017

Washington state attorney general sues Uber after data breach

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Washington state's attorney general sued the ride-sharing company Uber on Tuesday, alleging it had violated the state's data breach notification law......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 28th, 2017

CFPB Law Suit – More At Stake Than Legal Issues

Ms. English Could Have Legal Right, But Still Be Denied Extraordinary Relief  WASHINGTON, D.C. (Nov. 28, 2017):  More than mere legal issues may be involved – and could even be decisive – in the l.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 28th, 2017

ASU revokes journalism award from Charlie Rose

Arizona State University is taking back a journalism award it gave to Charlie Rose in 2015. CBS and PBS fired Rose, 75, earlier this week after a Washington Post story documented several women claiming sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior by .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 25th, 2017

Wealth inequality has been widening for millennia

THE one-percenters are now gobbling up more of the pie in America—that much is well known. This trend, though disconcerting, is not unique to the modern era. A new study, by Timothy Kohler of Washington State University and 17 others, fin.....»»

Category: topSource: economistNov 24th, 2017