Once a popular musician or writer has been around the block a few times, he acquires the tag “national treasure.” It’s the kind of pat on the head that usually spells creative death. Not for Thomas Allen.
Peter Doherty is returning to music after years of being in the headlines for his personal life. The one-time fiance of Kate Moss, friend of Amy Winehouse and drug addict is playing a solo show on Friday.
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc., the world’s largest auctioneer of industrial equipment, dropped to its lowest in six years as more competition for resale equipment brought second-quarter profit below estimates.