Bidders Chase Elton John Items and a Banksy at Christie’s Auctions

[ad_1] More than 3,500 people from 34 countries registered for the chance to bid on the superstar Elton John’s rocket-shaped cocktail shakers, ornate jumpsuits, and black-and-white fashion photography at Christie’s “Goodbye Peachtree Road” auction this week. Two sales over three days featuring the celebrated musician’s belongings rocketed to $14.4 million, with auction-house fees, outperforming the … Read more

Who was targeted in new Russia sanctions in response to Alexey Navalny’s death, Ukraine war?

[ad_1] Who was targeted in new Russia sanctions in response to Alexey Navalny’s death, Ukraine war? – CBS News Watch CBS News The U.S. unveiled on Friday its largest number of new sanctions against Russia since the start of the war in Ukraine. President Biden followed through with his promise to punish Vladimir Putin following … Read more

Person of interest being questioned after woman who went for run on University of Georgia campus found dead: School

[ad_1] A person of interest has been identified after a woman who went for a run on the University of Georgia’s Athens campus was found dead due to “foul play” on Thursday, school officials said. The person of interest is being questioned, a school spokesperson said Friday. The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Laken … Read more

Teen charged in fatal shooting of Detroit-area man known for vigilante sex predator stings

[ad_1] A 17-year-old male has been charged in the fatal shooting of a Detroit-area man who had been trying to expose sexual predators by posing as a teenaged girl on social media in unauthorized “sting” operations. Oakland County Prosecutor Karen McDonald announced the charges of homicide, carrying a concealed weapon and using a firearm during … Read more

Return Navalny’s body to his family, famous Russians urge the authorities

[ad_1] An ally of the late opposition leader Alexei Navalny said Friday that Russian authorities have given his mother a deadline to agree to forgo a public funeral or else they’ll bury him on prison grounds. Lyudmila Navalnaya was given three hours to accept a proposal for a private funeral outside the public eye, Navalny’s … Read more