One year ago, the idea of a Bernie Sanders presidency was laughable. Hillary Clinton may not be the perfect candidate, the thinking it went, but there was no way Democrats would vote for a septuagenarian, democratic-socialist, Independent Senator from Vermont; one who honeymooned in the Soviet Union and offered support for the socialist Sandinistas in Nicaragua in the 1980s. 710 more words
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Goldman Sachs has reported a sharp drop in third-quarter profit, as concerns over a stagnating global economy affected its bond trading revenues.
The investment bank said that net income had fallen to $1.33 billion from $2.14 billion over the same period, a loss of 38%. 171 more words