| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Continuing the Obama administration's effort to launch a U.S. offshore wind energy industry, federal officials announced Wednesday that they will auction off the rights next month to build huge turbines off Maryland's coast.
The U.S. Bureau of Ocean...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 7:00 PM
A reporter and camera person from a Philadelphia TV station trekked up the Northeast Extension to do a story on the "winner" of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' funeral contest.
They joked with Kurt Landis, Lehigh Valley's general manager, who came up with...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 5:06 PM
For many of the students participating in the Junior Livestock Auction at the OC Fair, the auctions Saturday are a bittersweet moment, bringing the sadness of saying goodbye with the prospect of having their months of work rewarded.
Below is a closer...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Baltimore City auctioned off more than $20 million worth of tax, water and other liens this spring in an online auction. These liens are tied to almost 7,000 properties, assessed at a total of more than $720 million.
But while the tax sale system...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Babe Ruth made his major league debut for the Boston Red Sox 100 years ago Friday, tossing seven innings and allowing two earned runs in a 4-3 win over the Cleveland Naps.
A century and one day later, in the Great Bambino's hometown of Baltimore, an...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:24 PM
You could call it the house that canned spaghetti built, but the Penderyn Estate in Queenstown is grander than that.
The 22,500-square-foot mansion was built in 1989 for Mario Boiardi, a Mid-Atlantic businessman and son of Hector Boiardi, the New York...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:04 AM
More than 100 tanks and other machinery from what could be one of the largest and most significant collections of historical military vehicles will be auctioned off over the course of two days in San Mateo County.
The private collection, amassed by...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Why not buy that Rembrandt online?
E-commerce firm EBay Inc. and Sotheby’s auction house are betting you will.
The companies announced a partnership Monday creating online access to live auctions at Sotheby’s New York headquarters. ...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:28 PM
They are both giants in the auction industry but ones with vastly different traditions, not to mention different ways of doing business.
Sotheby's, the venerated art auction house founded in the 18th century, will be expanding its online presence with a...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
"Pulp Fiction" star Uma Thurman, who appeared as failed actress Mia Wallace in Quentin Tarantino's 1994 cult classic, is helping bring the film to life for one lucky fan and 55 of their closest friends. Thurman is auctioning off a night to watch a private...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: I've tried to ID my teddy bear, but no luck. I have been told he' a Steiff bear, but I have not found a button on him. How can I have my bear appraised and identified?
A: The bear seen in an image sent is light-haired with fluffy fur and pad feet....