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An abstract painting by an Oakland Zoo hissing roach. (Oakland Zoo)

Oakland Zoo Auctioning Off Paintings By Animals To Support Wildlife Conservation

Oakland has been gaining national headlines in recent years for the rebirth of its art, culture and restaurant scene. But the work of some the city’s most popular residents can still be purchased for a few hundred bucks.

09/10/2014

(CBS SF)

Pope Valley Antique General Store, Saloon On The Auction Block

The Pope Valley General Store in northern Napa County is a place where time stands still, but not for much longer once the property goes on the auction block Saturday.

09/03/2014

Winesong (credit: www.winesong.org)

Narsai David: Winesong 2014— A Decadent Party For A Good Cause

Our food and wine critic says Winesong in Mendocino County is a decadent party and that it benefits a good cause.

08/29/2014

General view of Candlestick Park, home of the San Francisco Giants during a 1989 MLB game in San Francisco. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

5 Of The Strangest Items Being Auctioned Off From Candlestick Park

Want to own a piece of the place that played host to “The Catch” and the final concert of The Beatles? Here’s your chance, so long as you aren’t too picky about what that piece is.

08/06/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Chris Trotman)

5 Reasons To Turn Your Fantasy Football Draft Into An Auction

Let’s face it, you and your fantasy draft have lost that special relationship. It’s nearly impossible to get everyone to agree to a date an time, and even when you do people start losing interest half way through. It’s time to change that. More and more people are severing ties with the serpentine draft format and opting to auction instead. Here’s why you and your buddies should do the same:

08/05/2014

(CBS)

Monet, Picasso Coming To eBay In Partnership With Sotheby’s Auction House

EBay will soon feature auctions from the likes of Monet, Picasso and other masters through a new partnership with auction house Sotheby’s.

07/14/2014

Historic Tanks Collection

Collectors From Around The World Buy Military Vehicles At Portola Valley Auction

Collectors from around the world have snapped up more than 100 tanks and other military vehicles amassed by a Silicon Valley engineer.

07/13/2014

(Littlefield Tank Collection, Auctions America)

SCUD Missile Launchers, Tanks, Howitzers, In Bay Area Auction

In the market for a tank, armoured bridge carrier, amphibious jeep, or maybe a SCUD missile launcher, complete with attached missile? They can be yours, for a few thousand dollars or up to a few million dollars as the Military Vehicle Technology Foundation auctions off 200 military vehicles from the Littlefield collection, including historic vehicles and armaments from both sides of nearly every armed conflict in the last century.

07/01/2014

Billy Ray Brown Jr., son of the owner of the local B and B Livestock auction, is accused of sending a horse called Lacey out of state to slaughter for human consumption. (Madera County Sheriff / CBS)

Auctioneer 1st Man Charged Under California Law To Protect Horses From Slaughter

They were called Lacey and Squirt, two professional rodeo horses and beloved pets. But they ended up sold for meat on someone’s dinner plate overseas. In a landmark case, a suspect has been charged with delivering at least one of them to slaughter.

06/05/2014

Businessman Warren Buffett

Auction For Lunch With Billionaire Buffett To Benefit San Francisco’s Glide Memorial Church

An auction for a lunch with billionaire investor Warren Buffett that benefits a San Francisco church kicked off its 15th year Sunday night.

06/01/2014

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