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United Technologies says state "incentives" were "an important consideration" for keeping the Carrier positions in Indiana.
President-elect Donald Trump's pick for Health and Human Services Secretary, already has a plan for how to abolish Obamacare.
Donald Trump may be celebrating his Carrier deal, but Bernie Sanders doesn't think it's good enough, USA Today reports.
Increased productivity in U.S. factories will make it tough to restore the bulk of lost manufacturing jobs.
An excerpt from his book "The Art of the Deal" shows how he might have approached the United Technologies talks.
Trying to pressure companies with federal contracts to keep their operations in the U.S. may be perilous for the new president.
In eight years, we'll spend more on interest on our debt than on national defense, Sen. James Lankford tells CNBC.
Harold Hamm's name has been floated for Energy secretary, but the billionaire oilman says there's a better man for the job.
The company said the deal was possible because of the incoming administration's commitment to the American business environment.
President-elect Donald Trump is willing to play any role to help "fantastic" Pakistan overcome problems, PM Nawaz Sharif's office said.
Russia would defend its interests but had no intention of getting involved in any conflict as the country is in need of friends, Putin said.
Wilbur Ross is close to Trump and has experience across a lot of industries, said Bill Daley, who headed up Commerce under President Clinton.
"Mexico has better treaties with the rest of the world than the United States has. We're going to fix that," Wilbur Ross tells CNBC.
Unlike many on the president-elect's team, Steven Mnuchin is well qualified for the job, bipartisan and relatively reserved.
CNBC took a look at the economic records of the presidents since Jimmy Carter to assess President Obama's performance.
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An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.