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.
Keys, Lightbulbs Tied To Thomas Edison Sell At Dallas AuctionA collection of items tied to famed inventor Thomas Edison, such as lightbulbs, court evidence, and the keys to the laboratory where he invented the phonograph, sold for a combined $64,375 at an auction Saturday held by Heritage Auctions in Dallas.
Charles Conlon Baseball Photo Archive Sells For Nearly $1.8MMore than 7,400 original negatives by baseball photographer Charles Conlon have sold at auction for nearly $1.8 million.
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.
First Superman Comic Book Sells For $956,000Certified Guaranty Co. graded the copy 5.5 out of a possible 10. It had been expected to sell for about $750,000.
Eric Clapton Guitar Auctioned For $45,000A guitar owned by British singer-songwriter Eric Clapton has sold at auction for $45,000 and the proceeds will be used to pay the medical bills of a well-known Texas musician whose wife recently died of leukemia.
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.
TV Academy Sues To Block Auction Of Whitney Houston's EmmyAn Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston 30 years ago is the focus of a legal battle between a Dallas-based auction house and Emmy organizers seeking to block the trophy's sale.
D-Day Flag From U.S. Boat Sells For $514,000 At AuctionThe U.S. flag flown on the stern of the boat that led the first American troops onto Utah Beach on D-Day was sold for $514,000 at an auction in Texas on Sunday. The pre-sale estimate for the flag was $100,000.
Thomas Jefferson's Hair Auctioned In Dallas For Nearly $7KA lock of hair from Thomas Jefferson has sold at auction in Texas for $6,875 nearly 190 years after the former president died.