Rockefeller art collection breaks auction records

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In the cabin a delta airlines flight from detroit to denver was evacuated tuesday night james mcmanus the passenger on the flight spoke with kpmg hdtv we were grateful that it wasn't while we were in the air could have been a lot worse firefighters greeted flight eighteen fifty four when it landed at denver international airport shortly after eight pm an airport spokeswoman says no major injuries were reported from smoking elation but a handful of passengers did suffer minor injuries during the evacuation mcmanus says most of them were grateful it turned out as it did finally all deplane we're on the ground we are kind of sitting there complaining amongst ourselves and one guy pointed out that it didn't happen while we were in the air so once again in hindsight it was couldn't go on any better investigators say they didn't find a fire on the plane a mcdonnell douglas md ninety four the ap i'm bob kessler with rivet some of the greatest of the world was sold off for charity in new york raising six hundred forty six million dollars during the first night of a spectacular auction the art collection of billionaire david rockefeller includes pieces from pablo picasso claude monet and georgia o'keefe highlights of the sale at christie's included young girl with a flower basket a nineteen o five painting by pablo picasso it's old for one hundred fifteen million dollars the second highest price at auction for a picasso ever paintings by claude monet and andrei matisse also set new price records for the artists christie says the money will be given to a number of charities rockefeller and his wife peggy supported in there lifetime's rockefeller was the last surviving grandson of standard oil founder john d rockefeller when he died in march two thousand seventeen at the age of one hundred one the head of japanese technology company softbank group says it will sell its stake in indian e commerce company flip card to walmart softbank founder and ceo mass they asked she son didn't give any details in confirming the agreement while discussing the company's quarterly results softbank plans to give up some of its stake in the wireless company sprint under a twenty six and a.

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