The U.S. economy added 178,000 jobs in November, while the unemployment rate fell to 4.6 percent, a level not seen since August 2007, according to government data released Friday morning.
The cost of providing a special flight for a politically influential former official of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey just got millions of dollars more expensive for the parent company of United Airlines.
“Donald comes from the financial services world. I think he tends to pick people who he's comfortable with,” Stephen Schwarzman of the Blackstone Group said.
Despite opposition from American carriers, the U.S. Department of Transportation issued a final permit Friday to allow Norwegian Air International to fly in and out of the U.S.
At least for a moment, President-elect Donald Trump appeared to achieve this week what President Obama struggled to do for most of the past eight years: convince Americans that he can fix the economy.