Carlos Slim, the richest man in the world, arrived at the Happy Hearts Fund gala last night as a mariachi band blasted. In one corner, mole and coffee were served, in another, a 9-week-old puma named Zeus jumped around a mockup of his native habitat.
Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli said his nation’s economy may grow more than 6 percent this year, higher than a previous estimate from the finance minister, as the government boosts spending on infrastructure projects.
Mark Spitznagel pushes the throttles on his new twin-engine Chris-Craft Corsair 28, slicing through Grand Traverse Bay in northern Michigan on a warm day in late July. As the speedboat reaches more than 50 miles per hour, Spitznagel’s blond hair flying in the wind, he churns up a big wake.