Ken Griffin, founder and chief executive of Citadel, a hedge fund. His $125 million gift to the University of Chicago is the second largest in its history.Hedge fund founders and professors touting free markets rarely see eye to eye. But Ken Griffin, of Citadel, is giving the University of Chicago $125 million.
The Russian model Vlada Dzyuba at the Hui By Eran Hui fashion show during Shanghai Fashion Week in October.Vlada Dzyuba, a teenager from Perm, was working in China on a three-month contract when she died.
Janet L. Yellen, the Federal Reserve chairwoman, at a news conference in September.The Fed signaled a rate rise remains quite likely for December as the White House prepared to tap Jerome H. Powell as its new leader.
Apple’s new iPhone X becomes available in stores on Friday.Apple’s newest iPhone takes a big leap from past models by shedding a home button and including a face scanner. And remember the price: $999.
Peter Schutz in an undated photo with a Porsche 356 Cabriolet.Mr. Schutz, whose family had fled the Nazis, returned to Germany to be the only American to lead the sports car maker. He stopped it from killing the 911 model.