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Trump commerce pick Wilbur Ross steps into Senate spotlight, cast as 'pro-sensible trade'

Donald Trump's nominee for Commerce Secretary is poised to have an outsized voice in the incoming administration. On Wednesday, he'll tout his business acumen and 'pro-sensible trade' stance.

Trump to nominate Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary, Ross as Commerce Secretary

President-elect Donald Trump has nominated ex-Goldman Sachs partner Steve Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary -- the latest in an emerging list of divisive administration picks.

The high cost Wilbur Ross would have to pay to join Trump's cabinet

The buyout-shop billionaire would need to extract himself from board positions at a number of companies including ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steel company, to serve as Trump's commerce secretary.

9 Investments Wilbur Ross Is Making That Aren't Greece

Wilbur Ross is keeping an eye on Greece, but it isn't the only thing influencing his investing.

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Biogen Stock Clings to Key Level After Explosive Rally

Biogen stock is up almost 40% on Wednesday but is barely holding above a key level. Let's look at the chart.

Americans Heavily Favor Hiring Ex-Cons for Open Jobs

Fully 89% of Americans say ex-offenders should be given a second chance, a survey says.

LeBron James Buying a Piece of a Major League Team

Participation in this sport grew the fastest of any in the U.S. from 2019-21, reaching the 4.8 million-player mark.

DocuSign Stock Jumps On Job Cut Plan Ahead Of New CEO Allan Thygesen

DocuSign said the job cuts will "improve operating margin and support the company’s growth, scale and profitability objectives".