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September 7, 2018 12:28 AM O's to don Braille uniforms on September 18

The Baltimore Orioles will become the first American professional sports team to wear Braille lettering on their uniforms when they host the Toronto Blue Jays at Camden Yards on Sept. 18. The themed uniforms will be part of the team’s National Federation of the Blind Night promotion as the traditional “Orioles” script on the club’s white home jerseys 52

September 5, 2018 4:24 PM New Ford watch costs $461,500...sort of

If you want Autodromo's latest watch you'll have to fork over $461,500. That's because the $11,500 timepiece is only available to owners of the $450,000 Ford GT supercar. It’s a special edition chronograph made by Autodromo that’s only available to owners of the $450,000 Ford GT supercar and lists at $11,500. The watch is assembled in the USA using Swiss 86

August 30, 2018 5:27 AM Vodafone bets on $8 billion merger to boost Australia business

Vodafone is betting on an $8 billion merger to better compete with Australia's telecom giants as the country prepares to shift to faster mobile networks. Vodafone's (VOD) Australian business is the third largest mobile operator in the country after Telstra (TLSYY) and Optus, which also have big fixed-line internet operations. Vodafone announced Thursday 998

August 29, 2018 2:35 PM 'Infuriated' New York Knicks fan sells allegiance for thousands

A New York Knicks fan completely over the team’s five-straight losing seasons sold his fandom on eBay for thousands of dollars on Monday and will now move his allegiance to the Los Angeles Lakers. Evan Perlmutter, 33, put his fandom up for grabs on the auction earlier this month, according to Yahoo Sports. James Riedel, a 23-year-old video game YouTuber 44

August 28, 2018 8:33 PM 'Pride and Prejudice' copy from 1813 to hit auction block in November

Book lovers will be able to bid on a first-edition copy of "Pride and Prejudice" at a London auction this fall. (Bonhams) A centuries-old copy of “Pride and Prejudice” is slated to hit the auction block. Book lovers will be able to bid on a first-edition printing in England in late November, according to auction company Bonhams. The book, published in three 156

August 22, 2018 2:05 AM Mickey Mantle's 1964 World Series jersey sold at auction for $1.32M

A Mickey Mantle jersey from the 1964 World Series has been sold at auction for $1.32 million. It was the jersey Mantle wore when he homered for the New York Yankees in Games 6 and 7 at the St. Louis Cardinals to give him 18 for his career in the Fall Classic, a World Series record that still stands. He had homered at home in Game 3 of that series to break 57

August 7, 2018 2:09 AM AT&T, Telefonica bids win Mexican spectrum auction

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Bids by telecommunications firms AT&T and Telefonica won 120 MHz of radioelectric spectrum in the 2500-2690 MHz frequency band that can be used for wireless services, Mexico’s telecommunications regulator, IFT, said on Monday. The auction had drawn strong interest from operators because it is well-suited for broadband, 5g mobile 80

August 4, 2018 12:14 PM Most valuable car ever auctioned to go on sale later this month

One collector car auction in California this month could potentially set three separate auto auction records: The most valuable car ever auctioned, the most valuable British car and, just possibly, the most valuable American car ever auctioned. The days leading up to the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance classic car show in Monterey, California, are filled 252

August 3, 2018 7:31 PM Facebook rejects Montreal museum's ad over Picasso nude

A Canadian museum whose ads featuring Picasso nudes were rejected by Facebook says it is pleased the social media giant is reviewing its nudity policy. The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts online ad for its big summer exhibit was blocked because it showed abstract breasts painted by the modern master. The museum eventually had to reach out directly to Facebook 48

August 2, 2018 3:06 PM Tottenham's Harry Kane engraved into £5 notes after England World Cup campaign

England captain Harry Kane has been engraved in six £5 notes in circulation in Wales which could be worth up to £50,000. Micro-engraver Graham Short, who has also etched Jane Austen into a £5 note in the past, has commemorated Kane's World Cup Golden Boot with this tribute. One of the notes containing Austen fetched £6,000 at auction, and Short believes 74