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The cover of the Action Comics #1 comic book from 1938 is pictured. The issue introduced Superman to the world. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Rare Superman Comic Fetches $3.2 Million

A nearly flawless copy of Superman’s comic book debut has sold for a super-powered price. Action Comics No. 1 was auctioned on eBay this weekend for $3.2 million.

08/25/2014

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Watterson’s Comic Artwork Up For Auction

Artwork from “Calvin and Hobbes” creator Bill Watterson’s three-day return to comics will be auctioned to benefit Parkinson’s disease research.

08/08/2014

A sign sits outside of the Texas Instruments corporate campus in Dallas, Texas. (credit: AP Photo)

Historic Integrated Circuit Up For Auction

An integrated circuit that Texas Instruments’ Jack Kilby used in 1958 to demonstrate his invention of the new technology is expected to sell for as much as $2 million at auction.

06/19/2014

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“Citizen Kane” Script Sold At Welles Auction

Scripts for “Citizen Kane,” Orson Welles’ camera and a cigar ashtray were among the late director’s belongings sold at a New York auction. Sixty-seven lots fetched $180,000 at Heritage Auctions on Saturday.

04/28/2014

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Chandelier Owned By Stanford Up For Auction

A chandelier by glass artist Dale Chihuly that once belonged to Texas tycoon R. Allen Stanford is to be sold at auction to raise money to help compensate victims of his Ponzi scheme.

05/22/2013