| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Norwegian public television (NRK), which introduced the now-legendary continuous, live log-burning show (12 hours long, with “color commentary” on the historical and cultural importance of fire), scheduled a new program for this week in its...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 8:25 AM
- Start with the type of motorcycle you want. Narrowing the field to a specific type, brand or model of bike makes it easier to research particular items
-Although a dealership can be more expensive, it can provide assurances a private seller can't. Ask...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:00 AM
From the moment AJ Palmgren learned of Lot 397, he knew he had to have it.
But he had never bid at an auction before, and as he took a seat toward the back of the gallery, his nerves took over.
"I hoped I wasn't going to space out," he said.
| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Poveglia, an island just off the coast of Italy that's considered one of the most haunted places in the world, is being put up for auction as a way for the country to settle its public debt, TIME is reporting.
During the plague outbreak, the 17-acre...
| May 19, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Internet auctioneer WineBid.com is offering a rare collection of older vintages of Sine Qua Non wines on auction this week in several lots. The wines are highly allocated and highly sought after. Every release has a different name and a different label...
| Mar 27, 2014
Re “Going once ...” March 26
Regarding the upcoming auction at the shuttered San Onofre nuclear plant and your line about the “the auction is generating interest”:
That is the first thing being generated there since January of...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Nostalgic for Chasen's? Maybe a memento would help. Like maybe the ladies' room door? Or a wall sconce? You can buy them, and many more salvaged items, when Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills runs its "Hollywood Legends" event April 11-12.
For those too...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 6:21 AM
A judge has decided to uphold a Pennsylvania county's decision to auction off a widow's home over a $6.30 interest charge that came from paying her school taxes late, according to USA Today.
Eileen Battisti's home, valued at $280,000, was auctioned...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 9:57 AM
I can remember when $100 for a California Cabernet seemed excessive. This year, though, if you’re on the list for Screaming Eagle, the poster child for cult Cabernet, you'll pay $850 a bottle, including tax and shipping. And Harlan Estate is now...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The classic car market continued to cruise in high gear over the weekend at the annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. Nearly $67 million worth of rare machinery changed hands at auction while a pair of lesser-known, ultra-rare marques took...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 2:56 PM
A 2008 Ford Mustang GT will be up for grabs March 15 at an upcoming car auction in Fort Lauderdale.
The Mustang will be at Auctions America Lot #526 at the Broward County Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd. It will be auctioned by The Darrell Gwynn...