Music producer Russell Simmons said on Thursday he was stepping down from his fashion and production businesses after a screenwriter said in a column in the Hollywood Reporter that Simmons sexually assaulted her in 1991.
European Union governments could be stripped of their veto power on EU tax rules under proposals being prepared by the EU’s executive arm, an unprecedented move that could unblock reforms long resisted by smaller states.
Data reporting service Edited has revealed that 2017's Black Friday and Cyber Monday were the largest volume discounting sales days in US shopping history. Cyber Monday sales alone totalled $6.6 billion.
International tourists to Canada helped pump US $4.4 billion into the local economy over the summer months, thanks in large part to American, Chinese and French visitors who were the country's top three spenders.