| Sep 30, 2014
| 11:29 AM
EBay plans to spin off its PayPal unit next year, bowing to activist investor Carl Icahn's argument that the move would free the fast-growing payments business to compete more fiercely in the competitive mobile payments market.
The move, announced on...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Learn how to sell secondhand goods on eBay in a free seminar at 10 a.m. Oct. 11 at Whitehall Township Public Library.
'How to Sell on eBay' seminar is free and open to anyone who may be interested, according to the library's website.
The library is at...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 8:25 AM
If Douglas Mechutan was slightly less selective in his collecting, he might venture into the realm of hoarder.
But his compact Pompano Beach apartment is so artistically appointed with fashion prints, animal skins and autographed celebrity photos that...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:17 PM
Awkwardly, Paul Konerko clasped his hands. Anxiously, Konerko removed his hat and rubbed his scalp.
As Chicago's attention focused on the man who did his best to deflect it for 16 seasons with the White Sox, Konerko reminded everyone Saturday night at...
| Sep 28, 2014
Maryland consumers who shop online at Amazon.com after Tuesday will be paying more — 6 percent of the sale.
Yet most shoppers will click "place your order" anyway.
The world's largest online retailer will begin collecting Maryland's sales tax as...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:01 AM
UPDATE: Olive Garden's Never Ending Past Passes, 1,000 of which went on sale yesterday and sold out in two hours, are selling on eBay.com for up to $255. -- Doreen
Olive Garden is putting its Never Ending Pasta Bowl promotion on steroids.
| Aug 20, 2014
| 2:34 PM
He was a truck driver whose job was to deliver designer merchandise to authorized stores; she was an eBay seller who peddled designer items at discount prices online.
Between them, federal authorities say, they stole more than $300,000 worth of...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 6:00 AM
It may be hard to imagine as you gaze upon your shiny new iPhone 6, but there just may come a day when you'll want something even newer and shinier.
At that point, you may decide to sell your iPhone on eBay or Craigslist to offset the price of its...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 5:14 PM
It was the Cubs' 75th home game of year, and that meant Larry Bell was at Wrigley Field for the 75th time this season.
Bell, 56, is best known as the founder of Bell's Brewery, which has grown from a 1980s home brewing hobby in Kalamazoo, Mich., to...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 7:11 AM
Hewlett-Packard Co se dividirá en dos empresas que cotizarán en bolsa para separar sus negocios de computadoras e impresoras de sus operaciones de servicios y equipos corporativos, de más rápido crecimiento.
La empresa dijo que sus accionistas tendrán...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The contraption that Joel Brown lugs onto San Onofre State Beach is heavy — about 20 pounds, he guesses — and made more unwieldy by the challenge of keeping the camera balanced on spindly tripod legs.
Once the artist has his subject in...