Family Stumbles On Gold Nugget in Australia
An Australian family on holiday celebrating Mothers' Day made the chance discovery of a lifetime when their daughter kicked a rock that turned out to be a gold nugget.
Most Surprising Part of Trump Financial Disclosure? He Owns Gold!
Everyone has been up in arms about President Trump revealing his tax returns and financial interests. Surprisingly, the president owns a good deal of physical gold.
Tomb of Anglo-Saxon Prince Found in Essex
A discovery touted as Britain's version of the famous King Tut from Egypt is challenging previous understandings of Anglo-Saxon royalty in Britain in the late 6th century.
Wild Boars Help Uncover Medieval Coins in Slovakia
A large cache of silver coins and a pair of gold coins, all dating to the 15th and 16th centuries, were recently found in northern Slovakia. The hidden treasure was made easier to find thanks to the help of some wild boars in the area.
Barrick Withdraws Hostile Takeover Offer for Newmont
Amid a rash of merger and acquisition activity in the gold mining sector, two industry titans have scrapped plans for a possible merger and will instead enter a limited joint venture in Nevada.
Coin Collection Survives California Wildfires
The California wildfires last year destroyed hundreds of homes, wiping out an incredible amount of possessions. However, one man's coin collection was recovered and restored after the fire thanks to NGC.
Stakes Double for Treasure Hunt in Singapore
After offering a $50,000 grand prize to the winner of a scavenger hunt for a gold coin in Singapore last year, the same group is raising the prize to twice as much, promising $100,000 to the winner.
Gold and Silver Manipulation Goes Mainstream
After years of speculation and suspicions that big banks engaged in manipulating gold and silver prices, a guilty plea by a JPMorgan trader has placed the topic into mainstream discourse.
2019 Silver Eagles and 2019 Gold Eagles Arrive
The United States Mint has released its popular American Silver Eagle and American Gold Eagle coins again for 2019. These coins are intended as a vehicle for investors to gain exposure to physical precious metals.
An Unsuccessful Robbery of Fenn's Treasure
Forrest Fenn supposedly hid a treasure chest of gold in the wilderness of New Mexico. Fenn provides clues to its location, but it's never been found. Last week, a man was arrested for attempting to burglarize Fenn's house in search of the treasure.