Dallas-Based Auction House Faces Off Against Christie's In Tech LawsuitAuction giant Christie's is accused in a lawsuit of using a computer program to scrape research, images and price information from a rival's website and then reselling that data as part of its own subscription database.
Tap Shoes Among Shirley Temple Items Sold In AuctionTwo pairs of tap shoes belonging to child movie star Shirley Temple have sold at auction for $20,000. The two-day auction of jewelry, outfits, awards and other keepsakes ended Tuesday and brought in more than $1.6 million.
Monroe Dress For Kennedy Birthday Song Sold For $4.8 MillionOfficials say a dress worn by Marilyn Monroe as she famously sang "Happy Birthday" to President John. F. Kennedy has sold for nearly $5 million at a Los Angeles auction.
Ancient Ten Commandments Tablet Sold At Auction For $850,000The two-foot square marble slab weighs about 115 pounds and is inscribed in an early Hebrew script called Samaritan.
9/12 Newspaper Signed By 5 Presidents Nets $11,000A front page of The New York Times from September 12, 2001, showing the burning World Trade Center and autographed by five U.S. presidents sold for $11,000 on Wednesday at an auction of presidential papers.
Trove Of Baseball Memorabilia, Photographs Going To AuctionA trove of baseball artifacts including a "Shoeless" Joe Jackson game bat and material from the Negro Leagues is going on the auction block in New York.
Two 1-Cent Coins From Early U.S. Sell For Combined $869,500Two rare one-cent coins from the earliest days of the U.S. Mint have sold for a pretty penny. The copper coins, both dating to 1792, went for a combined total of $869,500 at an auction held Wednesday.
2 Early U.S. 1-Cent Coins Expected To Sell For $1MIf you see these pennies, pick them up. You'll have a whole lot more than good luck. Two rare American one-cent coins dating back to 1792 are anticipated to sell for nearly a million dollars at a public auction.
Verizon Buys Yahoo For $4.83B, Marking End Of An EraVerizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet.
Christie's To Sell Rontents Of President Reagans' LA HomeA two-day auction of the contents of Ronald and Nancy Reagan's ranch-style home in California will include everything from personal mementos to objects the couple took with them to the White House.
Judge: Dallas Auction House Can't Sell Whitney Houston EmmyA federal judge blocked the sale of an Emmy Award that Whitney Houston won 30 years ago after the late singer's family handed it over to a Dallas-based auction house.
Dallas-Based Auction House Selling Prince GuitarA bright yellow, uniquely shaped guitar used by Prince to perform such tunes as "Cream" and "Gett Off" is being put up for sale by a Dallas auction house.