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January 4, 2019 12:48 AM Stephen Curry to auction off 'Moon Landing' shoes for STEM education

"One thousand percent," Curry told ESPN's Nick Friedell of accepting the invite. "One thousand percent. Obviously, I was joking when I was talking on the podcast." While the Golden State Warriors won't visit Texas until March, Curry had a special nod to the government agency in store Thursday night. He wore a NASA-themed pair of his Under Armour Curry 91

December 19, 2018 2:52 PM Trump Foundation must sell off president's autographed Tim Tebow helmet

Charity established by the Trump family to shut down amid allegations of unlawful coordination with the campaign and improper charitable contributions. The Donald J. Trump Foundation on Tuesday agreed to dissolve itself “under judicial supervision” and as part of the agreement will have to sell an autographed Tim Tebow football helmet. President Trump 153

December 14, 2018 11:42 PM Last minute donation saves Chicago church from auction

CHICAGO – A 120-year-old Chicago church was saved from auction after a midnight call from a group of donors, which one church official said was "a Christmas miracle." Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church held what parishioners believed would be its final service on Thursday. The church was slated to go to auction Friday after facing legal issues and about 83

December 3, 2018 8:30 AM Oprah's Studio Chairs from Iconic Show Hit Auction Block

O, what an opportunity for Oprah fanatics who want to own a piece of history from her iconic TV show. The folks over at Screenbid are auctioning off 48 official studio audience chairs from "The Oprah Winfrey Show." It's a big deal ... the show, of course, ended in 2011 after 25 marvelous seasons and over 4,500 episodes. The chairs -- each with its own commemorative 151

November 26, 2018 12:42 AM Venezuela settles $1.2 billion creditor claim to protect Citgo

(Reuters) - Cash-strapped Venezuela settled a $1.2 billion arbitration claim that will protect its crown jewel foreign asset, the Houston-based Citgo Petroleum Corp refining business, from being stripped away by a creditor, according to Canadian court documents. The deal with Crystallex International Corp suspends the Canadian mining company’s push for a court-ordered 91

November 25, 2018 3:16 AM Hugh Hefner’s iconic silk pajamas are up for auction

Playboy pooh-bah Hugh Hefner’s iconic pipe, silk pajamas and smoking jacket are up for sale next week as items from the raunchy rebel’s personal collection go under the hammer in La La Land. Auction lots range from Hef’s personal stack of Playboys, which could fetch up to $40,000, to the signature smoking jacket ($3,000–$5,000) and silk pajamas ($1,000–$2,000). A carved 104

November 18, 2018 5:40 AM Marilyn Monroe’s Golden Globe sells for record $250G: report

More than 56 years after her death, Marilyn Monroe is still making history. On Saturday, the late star’s Golden Globe award sold at auction for $250,000 – the highest price ever paid for a Golden Globe at auction, according to the Hollywood Reporter. In addition, Monroe’s 1956 Ford Thunderbird, in raven black, sold for $490,000, the report said. Monroe 87

November 14, 2018 5:29 PM Pink Legacy diamond sells for whopping $50 million: It's 'pretty much unreal'

The pink legacy diamond. Fancy vivid pink cut-cornered rectangular-cut diamond of 18.96 carats, fancy-cut diamonds, platinum, ring size 6 (Credit: Christie's) A rare pink diamond known as the Pink Legacy sold at auction Wednesday for a whopping $50 million (50,375,000 Swiss Francs). The diamond, which is an incredible 18.96 carats, is a rare sight because 109

November 7, 2018 3:30 PM Neil Armstrong collection commands $5.2 million at auction

A spacecraft ID plate from the Apollo lunar module "Eagle" led the sale of the Armstrong Family Auction with a sale price of $468,500 at Heritage Auctions in Dallas on Nov. 1, 2018. (collectSPACE.com) DALLAS, Texas — A bumper sticker from Wapakoneta, Ohio, advertising the city as the hometown of the "First Man to Step on the Moon" sold for $250. The vintage 124

November 7, 2018 4:20 AM Swizz Beatz Auctioning Off Painting to Raise Funds For Children in Need

Swizz Beatz is doing an awesome thing to raise money for the next generation ... auctioning off one of his original paintings to help raise funds for children in need. The legendary producer has become a major player in the art world -- Jay-Z and Beyonce own a few pieces of Swizz's work -- and he's auctioning off the painting he created alongside our Raquel 97