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Gold and Precious Material

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  • Gold and other metals get pounded

     
    The price of gold skidded to its lowest level in almost two months today, and other precious metals such as silver and copper suffered big drops, amid an intense global selloff. Silver endured its worst day since 1979, according to Bloomberg....
  • Stocks start fourth quarter with a plunge as economic fears resurge

     
    It’s a new quarter on Wall Street, but not a new mind-set: Nervous investors worldwide kicked off the final three months of the year Monday by dumping stocks and fleeing once again for the classic haven of Treasury bonds, as......
  • Who gave us Scarlett Johansson naked? FBI says Christopher Chaney

     
    Scarlett Johansson naked photo hacking solved? Christoper Chaney has been arrested on suspicion of e-mail hacking revealing pictures of Scarlett Johansson, Mila Kunis, Christina Aguilera and others. Pictures of Scarlett Johannson naked were distributed...
  • Gold surges, stocks fall on new Europe worries

     
    Gold zoomed and stocks pulled back Tuesday as markets faced new worries about Europe’s down-to-the-wire talks aimed at ending its debt crisis. European stocks fell late in the session after a meeting of European Union finance ministers set for...
  • Gold jumps as European Central Bank cuts interest rates

     
    Gold broke out to a seven-week high Thursday after the European Central Bank surprised markets by cutting interest rates....
  • Ex-Oregon congressman Wester Cooley pleads guilty to tax evasion

     
    Former Oregon congressman Wester Cooley pleaded guilty in Los Angeles federal court to a tax charge related to the allegedly fraudulent sale of stock in an online auction site. Wester Cooley, who served in Congress from 1995 to 1997, had......
  • Gold once again pushing $1,800 an ounce

     
    Spot gold nearly $1,800 an ounce...
  • Stocks, gold hit by broad sell-off on global jitters

     
    Raise cash, head for the sidelines. That was the guiding sentiment in stock and commodity markets Thursday, as some investors and traders sold what they could and looked for a hiding place amid fresh doubts about the global economy. Commodities......
  • South African ex-miners seek compensation for lung disease

     
    A lawyer for hundreds of chronically ill South African gold miners says they were denied health checks for the potentially fatal lung disease silicosis. Attorney Richard Meeran says legal action has been launched in a London court seeking compensation...
  • Gold Rush Season 4 begins Oct. 25 on Discovery

     
    Discovery Channel announced that its highest-rated series, Gold Rush, will be back for Season 4 with a two-hour premiere Oct. 25 at 9pm ET/PT. The Gold Rush pre-show, The Dirt, will also be back, again hosted by series executive producer Christo Doyle,...
  • Protests mount against proposed gold mine in northern Peru

     
    Peru mine protests: Opponents to a proposed gold mine near Cajamarca, Peru claim it may contaminate the region's water supply....