A Botswana photo junket, a greenmarket tour with chef Mario Batali and a chance to have one’s infant featured in a Gap Baby ad are among items up for grabs at Christie’s International ’s first-ever Green Auction.
“Despicable Me 2” fought off two new releases, including science-fiction film “Pacific Rim,” to finish first at the box office in U.S. and Canadian theaters for a second straight weekend with $43.9 million in sales.
Francois Pinault’s Artemis SA holding company, through which he controls PPR and its luxury goods brands including Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent, went back on trial in a $4 billion California junk-bond case.
Steven A. Cohen , head of SAC Capital Advisors, arrived with his wife, Alexandra, who wore red open- toed shoes that matched the carpet leading in to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Penelope Cruz entered with Oscar de la Renta, Beyonce with Jay-Z.