Painting Smeared With Amy Winehouse's Blood To Be Auctioned
May 10 2012 8:10 AM
A self-portrait of late Amy Winehouse, smeared with the singer's blood, has been put on auction. The portrait, Lady Like, was painted by singer Pete Doherty, who was a close friend of Amy, in collaboration with her.
- Roy Lichtenstein's 'Sleeping Girl' Hits Record $45 Million At Sotheby's
May 10 2012 6:41 AM
Art buffs witnessed breathtaking sales Wednesday with Roy Lichtenstein's famous masterpiece - the 'Sleeping Girl' - fetching a record-breaking $45 million at Sotheby's auction in New York.
Ashton Kutcher PopChips Commercial Prompts Harsh (And Funny) Reaction From Offended Actors
May 09 2012 4:59 PM
What did you think of Kutcher?s commercial?
Apple?s ?Correction?: 5 Reasons Why The Shares Have Declined
May 09 2012 3:59 PM
A month ago, shares of Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), the world's most valuable technology company, closed at their record high of $628.64. On April 10, they hit their all-time high of $644. Now they are at $570.
Maurice Sendak Death: Writers, Fans React On Twitter To Passing Of ?Where The Wild Things Are? Author
May 08 2012 11:23 AM
Maurice Sendak, 83, has died.
Marilyn Monroe Statue Dismantled: Chicago Says Goodbye to Norma Jean [PHOTOS]
May 08 2012 11:05 AM
After a year on Chicago?s Magnificent Mile, Marilyn Monroe is headed west -- one piece at a time.
- Painter Thomas Kinkade?s Death Due To Alcohol And Valium Overdose, Coroner Rules
May 08 2012 10:19 AM
The Santa Clara County Coroner's Office ruled that 'Painter of Light' Thomas Kinkade died of accidental acute intoxication from alcohol and Valium, an anti-anxiety medication.
Technology Focus: Facebook?s Risky IPO Could Poison The Pipeline
May 06 2012 9:15 AM
Two weeks from now, management at Facebook (Nasdaq: FB), the No. 1 social network, will likely be partying. CFO Dave Ebersman probably will be tallying up at least $6.3 billion in cash from its initial public offering.
Tenacious D, Sigur Ros, Beach House and the Most Anticipated Albums of May 2012
May 04 2012 3:07 PM
Garbage, John Mayer and Willie Nelson also have new albums coming out this month.
First Facebook Trade At $35? Not If History Has A Vote
May 04 2012 1:07 PM
Facebook (Nasdaq: FB), the No. 1 social network, has decided to pitch its initial public offering of 337.4 million shares at $35 apiece, which could raise as much as $13.6 billion, assuming over-allotment options.
What is Cinco de Mayo? The Mexican Battle That Became an American Fiesta
May 04 2012 9:34 AM
Sure, it?s a tequila shot for the hospitality and tourism industry, but what is the history of Cinco de Mayo?
13-Year-Old Boy Discovers Mistake On 6th Century Byzantine Empire?s Map At Metropolitan Museum Of Art
May 04 2012 6:52 AM
Visitors often ask questions about the accuracy of an exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, but not all of them are right. However, a seventh grade boy has found out a mistake at the Metropolitan Museum in New York City and he was right, says Helen Evans, one of the curators of the museum.
Munch's 'The Scream' Sells for Record $120 Million
May 03 2012 3:56 PM
Edvard Munch's masterpiece The Scream, one of the world's most recognizable works of art, sold for $120 million at Sotheby's on Wednesday, setting a new record as the most expensive piece of art ever sold at auction.
'Girls' HBO Series: 5 Things To Know About Actress Allison Williams
May 03 2012 12:44 PM
Do you watch ?Girls??
Sotheby?s Shares Fall After ?The Scream? Sale
May 03 2012 10:56 AM
Shares of auctioneer Sotheby?s (NYSE: BID), which handled Wednesday?s record-breaking sale of Edvard Munch?s ?The Scream,? dropped as much as 5.1 percent in Thursday trading.
Ryan O?Neal Book ?Both Of Us? And Other Celebrity Memoirs Out In Stores
May 02 2012 5:35 PM
Celebrities are writing a lot these days.
Works by Cezanne, Matisse Each Sell For $19 million
May 02 2012 5:07 PM
The spring art sales got off to a solid start at Christie's on Tuesday, with works by Cezanne and Matisse each selling for $19 million (11 million pounds) as the auction house moved $117 million worth of Impressionist and modern art.
'The Scream' Auction: Is Edvard Munch's Pastel Really Worth $200 Million?
May 02 2012 2:17 PM
Edvard Munch's pastel version of his famous The Scream painting is expected to approach the all-time record for most expensive painting by fetching as much as $200 million when it is sold Wednesday evening at the Sotheby's auction house in New York City.
?Dancing With The Stars? Elimination: Jaleel White Takes Off His Dancing Shoes
May 02 2012 11:00 AM
Jaleel White gets the ?DWTS? boot.
Ryan O?Neal Book: Writing Farrah Fawcett Memoir Was ?A Way To Stay Close?
May 01 2012 3:25 PM
Ryan O?Neal has published a book about his relationship with the late Farrah Fawcett.