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The winning bidder for a Banksy painting that self-destructed during an auction last week has decided to go through with the purchase, auctioneer Sotheby’s said Thursday.

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It’s official: Banksy’s "Girl With Balloon” is now a new piece of performative art. The fate of Banksy’s 2006 spray-paint work has been uncertain since the U.K. street artist’s stunt last Friday at a Sotheby’s auction in London. After selling for $1.4 million, the painting suddenly...

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Banksy bidder still wants to pay $1.4M for shredded art

The winning bidder who ponied up $1.4 million at a Sotheby’s auction for a painting by reclusive street artist Banksy — only to see it self-destruct moments after the hammer fell — will go through with her pricey purchase, the auction house said Thursday. Shortly after bidding closed on the...

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Cualquier persona que no pueda viajar a la Luna para recolectar unas pocas rocas lunares ahora tiene la oportunidad de comprar una aquí en la Tierra. El meteorito lunar de 5,5 kilogramos (12 libras) descubierto en el noroeste de África el año pasado será ofertado por RR Auction, con sede en...

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Could Rare 'Mummy' Poster Fetch $1 Million at Auction?

Boris Karloff's The Mummy may be able to scare up some big money at auction this month. read more

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12-pound chunk of the moon is up for auction

BOSTON — Anyone who can’t make it to the moon to gather a few lunar rocks now has the opportunity to buy one right here on Earth. A 12-pound lunar meteorite discovered in Northwest Africa last year is up for auction by Boston-based RR Auction and could sell for $500,000 or more during online...

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Solution for eyesore: Partially built Peoria hospital may see new life as buyer lined up

ADB Investments bid $3 million at a bankruptcy auction for the property with a rusted, partially built Peoria Regional Medical Center.         

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Solution for eyesore: Partially built Peoria hospital may see new life as buyer lined up

ADB Investments bid $3 million at a bankruptcy auction for the property with a rusted, partially built Peoria Regional Medical Center.         

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Solution for eyesore: Partially built Peoria hospital may see new life as buyer lined up

ADB Investments bid $3 million at a bankruptcy auction for the property with a rusted, partially built Peoria Regional Medical Center.         

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New Tokyo fish market starts traditionally with tuna auction

TOKYO >> Tokyo’s famous fish market reopened today at a new location but retained its most famous tradition: the tuna auction.

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12-pound lunar meteorite, dubbed ‘The Moon Puzzle,’ up for sale, auction house says

A Boston-based auction house is looking for the next proud owner of a roughly 12-pound lunar meteorite, which they say has an estimated price tag of $500,000.

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Subastarán roca lunar encontrada en noroeste de África

Cualquier persona que no pueda viajar a la Luna para recolectar unas pocas rocas lunares ahora tiene la oportunidad de comprar una aquí en la Tierra. El meteorito lunar de 5,5 kilogramos (12 libras) descubierto en el noroeste de África el año pasado será ofertado por RR Auction, con sede en...

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