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2010-08-11 08:15:00

26m lb of Zinc Produced at a Total Cash Cost(1) of $0.05/lb payable zinc VANCOUVER, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Farallon Mining Ltd. ("Farallon" or the "Company") (TSX:FAN) announces its financial and operating results for the three months ended June 30, 2010.

2010-07-27 13:12:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers report the primary obstacle in selling unwanted gold jewelry is confusion about their gold's true value.

2010-05-13 17:46:00

VANCOUVER, May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Taseko Mines Limited (TSX: TKO; NYSE Amex: TGB) ("Taseko" or the "Company") reports the results for the three months ended March 31, 2010.

2009-08-05 07:05:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The penny stocks market is an extremely active one. Penny stocks can move as much as 100% in just a few minutes, and such a move is not uncommon.

2009-07-29 07:15:00

LONDON, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Words from a stranger gave Niaomi Nitisha the inspiration for Copperbottle.com (http://copperbottle.com), an online social experiment on altruism. Nitisha had completed a diploma in fashion retail in 2008, but the global economic downturn had her selling assorted items on eBay to get by.

2009-07-28 07:50:00

All amounts in Canadian dollars unless indicated otherwise TORONTO, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Second quarter highlights - Earnings from operations were down because of lower metal prices and sales volumes Lower copper and zinc prices reduced sales by $57 million this quarter compared to the same quarter in 2008.

2009-07-05 14:41:28

A 38-year-old man says he has received offers of up to $815 for a rare coin he was given as his change for a drink purchase at a British pub. Lloyd Hefferman told The Sunday Telegraph he discovered he was given a 20-pence coin missing a date when he recently purchased a pint at The Botolph Arms pub in Peterborough. I had heard about the rare 20-pence pieces on the news that day, and was talking with my mates about how brilliant it would be to find one, Hefferman said.

2009-06-29 14:53:23

British coin collectors are paying top dollar for 20-pence (33-cent) pieces mistakenly printed without a date. The coins, which were created using the old heads print for the coin and a new tails side, were not noticed to be lacking a date until an estimated 50,000 to 200,000 were put into circulation,

2009-06-03 14:41:00

A Massachusetts man said a coin he found on his property has been identified as an English silver sixpence minted about 313 years ago. Peter Burgess, a retired psychologist, said he discovered the coin in his Truro, Mass., yard last spring and recently learned from researchers that it dates back to the 1689-1702 reign of King William III, the Boston Globe reported Wednesday. At first I wasn't sure what it was, Burgess said.

2009-05-15 14:21:06

Some of the more than 2,500 people who attended the release of the so-called Indiana Lincoln penny say the new coin is a rare treat. Coin collector Donnie Mangel told the Evansville (Ind.) Courier & Press Thursday's official release of Indiana's new commemorative coin featuring the late U.S.

Word of the Day
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".