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Gold prices touch $1,500 as some question inflationary pressures

Because of several factors, the spot price of gold hit a record high today -- $1,500 per ounce. Does this mark an opportunity or a bubble?
Pure gold in vials

Oil rig explosion | Transocean Deepwater Horizon on fire

The offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon, operated by Transocean, is still burning. How many were injured and who is responding? READ ON...
Offshore oil drilling rig

iPhone available from Verizon starting February 10

The ordeal is finally over, and people can stop talking about the iPhone and Verizon already. The Verizon iPhone is available on Feb 10.
iPhones

Is Applying For A Payday Loan Through A Direct Lender The Best Option?

Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.
Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.

Studies suggest Zinc shortens the duration of a common cold

Several studies found that zinc taken at the onset of cold symptoms helped people get well faster. It was found to shorten colds by one day.
zinc cold remedy

FCC pressures Verizon to refund $50 million in phantom charges

After a 10-month FCC investigation, Verizon will refund $50 million to reimburse 15 million customers for data services they did not order.
verizon refund for accidental internet access

Concorde crash probe takes 10 years to reach questionable verdict

A decade after the Air France Concorde crash a French court found Continental Airlines guilty of leaving a scrap of metal on the runway ...
air france concorde

How Can Installment Loans Help Protect Your Credit Rating?

There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.
There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.

2010 oil spill in Gulf of Mexico worsens

The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico 2010 reached the shore Friday, and storms threaten to push the oil slick far into the fragile wetlands...
oil slick reaching rocky shoreline

Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords speaks to medical staff

Wounded Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords reportedly can speak now and is making significant progress in her physical therapy regimen.
Physical therapy

Mosque at Ground Zero | Plans and rumors of the Cordoba House

Muslim-American groups have announced plans to build a community center at Ground Zero that includes a mosque. What are the details? READ ON...
Muslim prayer rug and a man in socks

Do Not Fall Behind On Your Bills - See How Short Term Loans Can Help Prevent Late Fees and Penalties.

Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.
Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.

Space Shuttle Landing | Two attempts scrubbed, more tomorrow

The landing of the space shuttle Discovery has been moved to Tuesday. What parts of the country will be lucky enough to get a show? READ ON...
Launch of the space shuttle Discovery

BP lawyers dispute oil spill volume in attempt to reduce fine

BP could save billions of dollars if it succeeds in lowering the government's estimate of how many barrels leaked during the Gulf oil spill.
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Blast kills 7 at Grand Riviera Princess hotel in Playa del Carmen

Swamp gas is suspected as the cause of an explosion that killed seven, injured 18 and destroyed the restaurant at a hotel in the Caribbean.
Grand Riviera Princess Hotel is in Playa del Carmen

How To Get A Cash Advance Even With Bad Credit and Bankruptcy On Your Record

Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.
Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.

Montcoal West Virginia mine explosion | Massey Energy questioned

Montcoal WV has been rocked by a coal mine explosion that killed 25. Mine owner Massey Energy has been cited for multiple safety violations.
Checking methane levels in a coal mine

Jared Loughner due in court to face charges in Tuscon shooting

Jared Loughner, the suspect in the Tuscon shooting rampage, will be arraigned in court for the shootings today. He may face the death penalty.
Gabrielle Giffords

Tornado season devastates Gulf Coast

Bad weather created a tornado system that has devastated areas of Mississippi and Alabama. The Gulf Cost is often hit harder by tornadoes...
Tornado forming

Keep Your Debt to Credit Ratio Down By Using Personal Loans Instead of Credit Cards

The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.
The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.

Yovanna Guzman: Love and Luxuries with Columbian Drug Lords

Yovanna Guzman, a former beauty queen and model, says she was only 19 when she met the notorious Columbian drug lord, Wilber Varela.
Photo: http://www.flickr.com/photos/damselfly58/ / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

U.S. officials warn of danger in Koran burning

The planned Koran burning by the Dove World Outreach Center Church was decried by U.S. officials, saying it will endanger American troops...
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