An unnamed buyer on Sunday bought a circa 1928 leather helmet worn by pioneer female aviator Amelia Earhart for $825,000 at an online auction.
The key piece of evidence that proved Lee Harvey Oswald had the expertise to fire the shot that killed President John F. Kennedy sold at auction for $75,000, RR Auctions in Boston.
Half a century ago, four Danish teenagers interviewed John Lennon for their school paper. A cassette tape with a 33-minute audio recording of the chat, which also includes an apparently unpublished song by the late…
Al Capone is infamous for having been a ruthless mob boss, but one of his granddaughters says his softer side will shine through when the family auctions the Prohibition-era gangster’s personal items – including diamond-encrusted…
Hockney painting makes splash, sells at auction for $30M… (Third column, 9th story, link)
The “abuses of ICE” resemble “the auction block during slavery,” said Ayanna Pressley in an interview with Pod Save America.
A selection of paintings allegedly crafted by Adolf Hitler have failed to attract any bids at auction in Germany.
Officials at a Greek Orthodox church in Chicago are hailing a last-minute anonymous donation as a “Christmas miracle” after the donation kept the property from going into foreclosure.
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