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Here are the CEOs and other business leaders who will have Trump's ear »

"President-elect Donald Trump announced Friday the 16 business executives who will form his “Strategic and Policy Forum,” a group designed to advise him on job growth."

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The Carrier deal: Our view »

"You’ve got to hand it to Donald Trump. He said he’d save American manufacturing jobs at a Carrier factory in Indiana, and he has delivered on that campaign promise even before he takes office. "

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Obama blocks Aixtron deal over national security concerns »

"The Obama administration, citing national security concerns, on Friday blocked a deal for Aixtron's U.S. business to be acquired by a Chinese investor."

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Start-up CEO Sacks resigns; report says Trump team next »

"SAN FRANCISCO — Zenefits CEO David Sacks is stepping down amid speculation that he has been tapped by billionaire technology investor Peter Thielto assist president-elect Donald Trump."

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For the Record's week in review: Election wounds reopened »

"Because Romney and Trump have quite a complicated relationship (see this video), the two have met twice since the election to try and hash out their differences. They got together for the first time at Trump’s golf club in New Jersey, and this week they had dinner in New York."

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After 25 years, the triumph of the West is over »

"Twenty-five years ago — December 1991 — communism died, the Cold War ended and the Soviet Union disappeared. It was the largest breakup of an empire in modern history and not a shot was fired. "

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Jacques: Betsy DeVos is all about the children »

"If you’ve formed your impression of Betsy DeVos from reading overwrought statements from teachers unions, you may imagine she has horns and carries a pitchfork."

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Editor's Note: State Dems move beyond Clinton »

"Evidence of the end of the Clinton era can be found within the state Democratic party."

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Cultivating Trump's inner grown-up »

"If you were lucky enough to receive regular checkups as a child, you probably remember Goofus and Gallant, a couple of cartoon characters who tried to teach American children basic social skills in the dreary decades before Elmo and Big Bird."

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China stands to win in Trump administration »

"Donald Trump’s election has produced one clear winner in the international arena: China."

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