... □ President-elect Donald J. Trump has a new target for his ire: a union local president in Indiana. □ Mr. Trump formally names a divisive figure as chief of the Environmental Protection Agency.
Fewer Americans filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, reinforcing the picture of a healthy job market. Jobless claims declined by 10,000 to 258,000 in the week ended Dec. 3, a report from the Labor Department showed Thursday.
President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday nominated Scott Pruitt, the attorney general of the oil and gas-intensive state of Oklahoma, to head the Environmental Protection Agency, a move signaling an assault on President Obama's climate change and ...
A Volkswagen logo is pictured at the newly opened Volkswagen factory in Wrzesnia, Poland, September 9, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/File Photo.
A currency exchange office in Istanbul. The Turkish lira fell so sharply against the dollar last week that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey urged citizens to sell the dollars that they have been hoarding and buy their local currency.