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The carousel on the boardwalk at Seaside Heights, New Jersey was set to go up for auction. (Credit: CBS Philly)

Deal Averts Sale Of Historic Seaside Heights Carousel

The 82-year-old carousel on the boardwalk in Seaside Heights, New Jersey, will not be going up for sale after all.

09/04/2014

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Sinatra’s First N.J. Driver’s License Up For Auction

The yellowed, text-only 1934 license was issued, typo and all, to Francis Sintra, 841 Garden St., Hoboken, New Jersey.

06/25/2014

One of John Lennon's drawings, from 1964, set to go up for auction at Sotheby's. (credit: Sotheby's)

John Lennon Artworks, Writings Exceed Projected Auction Estimates

The whimsical drawings and manuscripts John Lennon produced for his two critically acclaimed books were skyrocketing past their pre-sale auction estimates Tuesday.

06/04/2014

Letters written by Jackie Kennedy up for auction in Ireland. (Credit: CBS 2)

Letters From Jackie Kennedy Provide Telling Insight Into Mind Of JFK’s Wife

The letters were written to an Irish Catholic priest and began when Jackie Kennedy was just 21 years old.

05/14/2014

Andy Warhol (1928 - 1987), American pop artist and film maker.  (Photo by Evening Standard/Getty Images)

2 Andy Warhol Works Go For $100 Million Together At Auction

Two works from Andy Warhol’s “Death and Disaster” series sold at auction Tuesday for a combined $100 million.

05/13/2014

Riverfront Stadium - Newark, NJ - Sep 27, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Newark Bears Hold Liquidation Sale, Auction At Riverfront Stadium

From the mascot heads to team jackets — just about everything was up for sale at Riverfront Stadium on Saturday

04/26/2014

Huguette Clark

Mysterious Millionaire Huguette Clark’s Art Collection Up For Auction

Her story inspired a bestselling book called “Empty Mansions” – the mysterious Manhattan millionaire who acquired masterpieces by Monet and Renoir, and hung them in lavish homes she chose not to live in.

04/18/2014

Riverfront Stadium in Newark, NJ (Photo by Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Cash-Strapped Newark Bears To Hold Liquidation Sale, Auction

Newark’s independent baseball franchise is down for the count. And now everything is for sale — maybe even the kitchen sink.

04/10/2014

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Score Cheap Hotel Rooms By Letting Hotels Fight Over You

Hotels now want to treat you like a storage unit full of crappy furniture — they bid on YOU!

03/27/2014

One of John Lennon's drawings, from 1964, set to go up for auction at Sotheby's. (credit: Sotheby's)

John Lennon Art, Manuscripts Set To Hit Auction Block

The “You Might Well Arsk” sale of the late Beatles singer’s material is scheduled to take place June 4 in New York, Sotheby’s said.

03/23/2014

Basquiat Work Pulled

Christie’s Pulls One Basquiat Work From Auction After Authenticity Challenge

After a lawsuit by the estate of late New York City artist Jean-Michel Basquiat suggested some of the works may be fakes, Christie’s auction house has removed one piece for review.

03/05/2014

Basquiat Artwork

Famed Artwork By 1980s NYC Legend Jean-Michel Basquiat Goes Up For Auction

A collection of artwork by one of New York City’s most famed graffiti artists was about to be auctioned off Monday.

03/03/2014

The fork Mayor de Blasio used to eat pizza is memorialized at Goodfellas Pizzeria on Staten Island. The fork is up for auction to benefit the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Fork It Over For Charity: De Blasio’s Pizza Fork Up For Auction

It was at Goodfellas Pizzeria on Staten Island last month when the new mayor went to work on three slices of pizza with a knife and fork.

02/06/2014

Bruce Springsteen "Born To Run" manuscript has been auctioned off for $197,000 at Sotheby's in New York. (credit: Sotheby's)

Handwritten Springsteen ‘Born To Run’ Manuscript Sells For $197,000 At Auction

The 1974 manuscript penned by The Boss sold for $197,000 at Sotheby’s. The pre-sale estimate was $70,000 to $100,000.

12/05/2013

A copy of the the "Bay Psalm Book" sold for $14.2 million at Sotheby's auction on Nov. 26, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Centuries-Old Book Of Psalms Sells For Record $14 Million

A tiny book of psalms sold for a gargantuan price Tuesday evening.

11/26/2013

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