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Bruce Lee jumpsuit & his nunchaku (credit: PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Bruce Lee ‘Game of Death’ Jumpsuit Fetches $100K At Auction

The iconic yellow jumpsuit worn onscreen by Bruce Lee was sold at a Hong Kong auction…

12/05/2013

'Three Studies of Lucien Freud' at Christie's Contemporary Art Sale (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Francis Bacon Artwork Sets Auction Record

Bacon’s 1969 painting, “Three Studies of Lucian Freud,” has sold for over $142 million…

11/13/2013

Horses at Golden Gate Fields. (CBS)

KPIX 5 Reports On Horse Auctions Brings Changes To Golden Gate Fields

Following our series of reports, Golden Gate Fields has launched a landmark new program to make sure retired racehorses avoid an all too common fate: ending up on someone’s dinner plate.

10/02/2013

Patrick Dempsey (credit: Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

Patrick Dempsey Out Of Tully’s Coffee Venture

Actor Patrick Dempsey and his business partner in the venture that acquired Tully’s Coffee out of bankruptcy have dissolved their partnership…

08/24/2013

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Fantasy Football Draft Day: Snake Or Auction Format?

The auction draft format has begun to emerge as a commonplace format, replacing the snake draft in ever-increasing numbers. Which is the best format for you, and your league?

08/23/2013

An early version of a dress worn by actress Judy Garland in  'The Wizard Of Oz’ that sold at auction for $300,000.

Bay Area Collector Sells Original ‘Wizard Of Oz’ Dress At Auction For $300K

An early version of a dress worn by actress Judy Garland in her role of Dorothy in the film “The Wizard of Oz” sold at a Southern California auction this weekend for $300,000.

07/30/2013

Billionaire Warren Buffett, CEO and chairman of investment company Berkshire Hathaway, speaks during a conversation with David Rubenstein, president of the Economic Club of Washingtron, during the club's 25th anniversary dinner in EWashington on June 5, 2012. PHOTO/Nicholas KAMM/AFP/GettyImages

Billionaire Buffett Auctioning All-You-Can-Eat See’s Candy Tour

Billionaire Warren Buffett is auctioning off an all-you-eat tour of the See’s Candy factory in California to benefit an education nonprofit there.

07/29/2013

An apple 1 computer (CBS)

First Apple Computer Could Fetch $500,000 Or More At Auction

An Apple 1 from 1976, one of the first Apple computers ever built and forerunner of today’s MacBooks, IPads and IPhones, goes on the auction block at Christie’s next week.

06/21/2013

Horses racing at Golden Gate Fields. (CBS)

Bo Derek Renews California Effort To Ban Horse Slaughtering Nationwide

The USDA said it will increase inspections of imported beef, in the midst of a horsemeat scandal in Europe. So far, none of the tainted products have made it to the United States. But the scandal is renewing efforts to ban American horse slaughter.

04/30/2013

New Macho Man, a two-year-old thoroughbred, ended up on the auction block after being injured at Golden Gate Fields. He was saved by the group Auction Horses Rescue. (CBS)

Golden Gate Fields Investigating How Horse Went Up For Auction

A Bay Area race track is investigating why one of its thoroughbreds ended up on the auction block, where horses are at risk of being sent to slaughter.

04/05/2013

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