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World’s Fair of Money POSTPONED and PNG Day CANCELED by ANA

pittsburgh ana coin convention canceled due to covid 19 coin error convention

The American Numismatic Association announced today the suspension of the 2020 World’s Fair of Money. The show, originally scheduled for Aug. 4-8 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is the largest annual coin and paper-currency hobby event in the United States. The ANA Board of Governors was deliberating the impact of COVID-19 restrictions on the show and whether …

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Gold Value Rises as Silver Declines

gold value rises as silver declines

Precious metals futures split in the mid-week trading session Wednesday. Gold was among the winners, rising for a second session in a row as U.S. stocks sank on the day. Gold for December delivery rose $1.90, or 0.2%, to settle at $1,193.40 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. “Gold is holding steady …

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Drone Footage of Hurricane Florence

hurricane florence drone footage flooding

Hurricane Florence was a powerful and long-lived Cape Verde hurricane that caused severe and extensive damage in the Carolinas in September 2018, primarily as a result of freshwater flooding. Florence dropped a maximum total of 35.93 inches (913 mm) of rain in Elizabethtown, North Carolina, becoming the wettest tropical cyclone recorded in North Carolina, and also the eighth-wettest overall in the contiguous United States. The sixth named …

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super rare ancient coins worth tons of money

High-grade early examples of a Rhodian tetradrachm can cost thousands of dollars, it is quite easy for an astute collector to acquire a quality drachm or didrachm for several hundred dollars.