(NEW YORK) -- All eyes were locked on Lot 9 in a packed salesroom at Christie's auction house in New York during 19 minutes of feverish bidding Wednesday night.
But it was an anonymous bidder who called in to secure the haunting painting d... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Some renters of homes owned by the “billion-dollar landlords” highlighted in an ABC News investigation might be surprised to learn that they, as taxpayers, have a stake in their corporate landlord’s business.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday adopted rules that would allow phone companies to take proactive steps to block illegal robocalls.
The agency notes that unwanted calls, a category that includes illegal rob... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- When Evette Plata moved out of her Florida rental home, she was determined to recoup her $1,175 security deposit. She called the rental office and got their move-out instructions. She hired her cousin’s cleaning company and said s... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A rare painting by Leonardo da Vinci auctioned in New York on Wednesday night fetched over $450 million, making it the most expensive painting ever sold.
Fewer than 20 paintings by the Italian artist exist.
The 500... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A down day for tech stocks pushed Wall Street lower on Wednesday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 138.19, closing at 23,271.28.
The Nasdaq finished the session at 6,706.21, a slide of 31.66 from its open, ... Read More
(ST. LOUIS) -- A 51-year-old first officer for Southwest Airlines was arrested Wednesday morning around 5 a.m. at St. Louis Lambert International Airport for unlawful use of a weapon after Transportation Security Administration officers discovered a ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- As a clerk to Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, Gretchen Rubin asked the pioneer what she thought was the secret to happiness.
“And she answered me right away. She knew exactly what her answer was. And sh... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Seven companies are issuing new hoverboard recalls after discovering that the battery packs may pose a fire hazard, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Tuesday's recall involves 13,900 units, bringing th... Read More