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    Lucara Sells Its 813 Carat Diamond for US$63 Million

    May 09, 2016 - 02:00 AM ET Lucara Sells Its 813 Carat Diamond for US$63 Million, the Highest Price Ever Achieved for the Sale of a Rough Diamond View PDF VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 9, 2016) - (TSX:LUC)(BOTSWANA:LUC)(NASDAQ OMX Stockholm:LUC), Lucara Diamond Corp...
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    Was Al-Naimi's 'Ouster' A Saudi Oil Policy Shake-Up? Hardly

    Was Al-Naimi's 'Ouster' A Saudi Oil Policy Shake-Up? Hardly By Ellen R. Wald, Ph.D.CommoditiesMay 10, 2016 05:03AM ET Ellen R. Wald, Ph.D. This weekend’s announcement that veteran Saudi oil minister Ali al-Naimi would be stepping down from the position he has held since 1995 drew a flurry...
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    Fed Head Has Impact By Stilling Discordant Voices

    Fed Head Has Impact By Stilling Discordant Voices Tuesday March 29, 2016 18:12 When the head of the Fed speaks, people tend to listen more than they do to the secondary (non-voting) members. And today, Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen delivered a crystal clear message. The time is now...
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    Crowdfunding Comes To Mining Sector

    Crowdfunding Comes To Mining Sector by Neils Christensen of Kitco News Wednesday March 23, 2016 13:43 (Kitco News) - The mining industry is not known for its acceptance of innovation; however, one company is hoping to change that after creating what could be the first regulated equity...
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    Northern California reservoirs inch toward capacity

    Northern California reservoirs inch toward capacity A woman walks her dog over the rising Russian River on Friday in Monte Rio, Calif. (Eric Risberg / Associated Press) Joseph SernaContact Reporter A series of storms pushed California’s biggest reservoir past its historical average for...
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    Why 2016’s gold rush is already running out of steam

    Why 2016’s gold rush is already running out of steam By Sara Sjolin Published: Mar 8, 2016 4:00 a.m. ET Base metals show early signs of a recovery, Citi says LEONHARD FOEGER Base metals are about to outshine gold, as Citigroup Gold has been hailed as the “new black” in 2016. But after...
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    Gold's Next 10% Move Is Down, Not Up

    Gold's Next 10% Move Is Down, Not Up By Chris Vermeulen Follow | 03/07/16 - 10:30 AM EST Gold has been on a tear since the start of this year. It is one of the best performing assets so far with a 16% rise in two months. However, if you are planning to enter gold at these current levels, you...
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    Why Silver, Not Gold, Is The Ultimate Safe Haven - David Morgan

    vid interview at the linky: Why Silver, Not Gold, Is The Ultimate Safe Haven - David Morgan Mar 07, 2016 Guest(s): David Morgan Silver prices have lagged behind gold since the start of the year, but popular newsletter writer David Morgan says he is not too concerned. ‘I think gold is the...
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    Too Late To Jump On The Gold Bandwagon? Rick Rule Chimes In

    vid at link of interview: Too Late To Jump On The Gold Bandwagon? Rick Rule Chimes In Mar 06, 2016 Gold prices continue to rise this year, which has some investors questioning whether or not they have missed their chance to get in on the action. According to one veteran gold investor, the...
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    Demise of London Gold Pool Ends Vietnam War

    Demise of London Gold Pool Ends Vietnam War Richard (Rick) Mills Ahead of the Herd Page 1 of 3 As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information In July 1944, as allied troops were racing across Normandy to liberate Paris, delegates from 44 nations...
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    Gold Update

    Gold Update Silver Analyst Posted Mar 2, 2016 The advance of gold continues as the price action stays above the two year weekly channel that was breached for the first time a few weeks back. When this kind of event happens, technical analysts wait and see if what was formerly a line of price...
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    Once again, GIM on the leading edge of this:

    We have already been bantering about this for a period now, and here it comes from the 'normal outlets' The Treasury Market Raises Its Inflation Outlook By James PicernoMarket OverviewMar 02, 2016 06:55AM ET James Picerno The US Treasury market’s implied inflation forecast has surged in...
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    Canadian Think Tank Names Australia Best Mining Jurisdiction For 2015

    Canadian Think Tank Names Australia Best Mining Jurisdiction For 2015 Tuesday March 01, 2016 15:30 (Kitco News) - Australia is now the best investment jurisdiction in the global mining sector, according a Canadian-based think tank. Tuesday the Fraser Institute released the results of its 2015...
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    Gold Struggles But Stays Strong Even In Face Of Dollar Strength

    Gold Struggles But Stays Strong Even In Face Of Dollar Strength Tuesday March 01, 2016 18:10 Markets were driven by our usual friend – crude oil, as well as by stronger-than-expected data from the U.S. economy. The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) said its index of national factory...
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    Oil Dances Some More Helping Gold To Move Up

    Oil Dances Some More Helping Gold To Move Up Wednesday February 24, 2016 17:58 One month ago, crude oil closed at 33.35. Today it settled at $32.15. In between those marks, the swing above and below $30 per barrel has been about 10% on either side of the line. It hasn’t budged out of the...
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    Military Grade Engine

    MTU MT-883 V-12 Truck Trend Courtesy of the Manufacturer, John Lehenbauer 5 hrs ago © Provided by TruckTrend 001 MT883 Ka 501 Rear Side MTU, a division of Rolls-Royce Power Systems, is a commercial diesel engine supplier that builds military-specific engines to power an array of vehicles...
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    45% of Americans pay no federal income tax

    45% of Americans pay no federal income tax MarketWatch By Catey Hill 26 mins ago 77.5 million households do not pay federal individual income tax. Many Americans don’t have to worry about giving Uncle Sam part of their hard-earned cash for their income taxes this year. An estimated...
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    Gold holds gains above $1,230/oz as investors seek shelter

    PRECIOUS-Gold holds gains above $1,230/oz as investors seek shelter * Gold steadies after 1.5 pct gain on Tuesday * ETF inflows support gold rally * European and Asia shares fall for second day (Updates throughout, changes dateline from SINGAPORE) By Clara Denina LONDON, Feb 24 Gold prices...
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    Sea level rising at fastest pace in 2,800 years: study

    Sea level rising at fastest pace in 2,800 years: study 6 hours ago Sea levels rose globally by about 5.5 inches (14 centimeters) from 1900 to 2000, said the study led by Rutgers University, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (AFP Photo/Fred Tanneau) Miami (AFP) -...
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    Visa wants your car to become your new credit card

    Visa wants your car to become your new credit card Arjun Kharpal | @ArjunKharpal Monday, 22 Feb 2016 | 2:22 AM ETCNBC.com Financial services firm Visa wants to turn your car into a mobile payments platform, just like using your smartphone or a traditional credit card. The company showed off a...