The Prime Minister of Spain, Pedro Sánchez, promised on Sunday to ban prostitution in the country. Speaking to his supporters at the end of the three-day congress of his Socialist Party in Valencia, Sánchez said the practice “enslaves” women. Prostitution was decriminalized in Spain in 1995 and in 2016 theContinue Reading

Goldman Sachs posted Friday third-quarter results that exceeded analysts’ expectations, as investment banking revenue surged nearly 90%, and the bank reaped record fees from equities financing. Here are the numbers: Earnings: $14.93 a share vs. $10.18 consensus estimate, according to Refinitiv Revenue: $13.61 billion vs. $11.68 billion consensus estimate ProfitContinue Reading

Colombian businessman Alex Saab is expected to make his initial court appearance at 1 p.m. ET before US Magistrate Judge John J. O’Sullivan of the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida, DOJ spokesperson Nicole Navas Oxman said in a statement Sunday. The US alleges Saab was behindContinue Reading

Premier League – Update Spurs spoil Newcastle’s Saudi party Newcastle’s new dawn under the ownership of the Saudi sovereign wealth fund got off to a disappointing start as Tottenham silenced St James’ Park with a 3-2 win on Sunday. The defeat leaves Newcastle still in the relegation zone without aContinue Reading

Analysis: They will end up with less than what President Joe Biden proposed. The question is whether they will gain anything at all. WASHINGTON — If Democrats don’t get their act together soon on President Joe Biden’s “Build Back Better” plan, they will sink their own agenda and put theirContinue Reading

Employees of Iraq’s electoral commission count votes polled in the October 10 parliamentary elections in Baghdad’s Green Zone area. AFP A group of famous Shiite political parties has posed a formal challenge to the results of the Iraqi national elections. Former Prime Ministers Nouri Al Maliki and Haider Al Abadi,Continue Reading