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(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

Gold Currency

Northern California Couple’s $11 Million Gold Coin Bonanza Put Up For Sale, First Coin Sold For $15K

A treasure trove of rare gold coins that were discovered by a California couple out walking their dog last year went on sale Tuesday, with the first coin fetching $15,000 that will be contributed to turning San Francisco’s Old Mint into a museum.

05/27/2014

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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

Doris Day (credit: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Doris Day To Mark 90th Birthday With Auction To Benefit Animals

“Pillow Talk” actress plans special fundraising celebration & auction in Carmel…

03/11/2014

The cans containing gold coins valued at $10 million found by a Northern California couple. (Kagin's Inc.)

San Francisco Mint Says Rare 1800s Gold Coins Have No Link To Thefts

The origin of a treasure trove of gold coins found on private property in Northern California remains a mystery after U.S. Mint officials said Tuesday that the coins have no apparent link to thefts at their facilities.

03/04/2014

The cans containing gold coins valued at $10 million found by a Northern California couple. (Kagin's Inc.)

NorCal Couple Finds $10M In Gold Coins; May Be Greatest Buried Treasure Ever Found In U.S.

A couple has made the buried treasure find of a lifetime – gold coins worth millions of dollars – on their property in Northern California.

02/25/2014

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

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