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Barrick Newmont Nevada Joint Venture Deal Clears All Regulatory Conditions

APRIL 22, 2019 Barrick reports New York, NY — Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD)(TSX:ABX) (“Barrick”) and Newmont Goldcorp Corporation (NYSE:NEM)(TSX:NGT) (“Newmont Goldcorp”) today announced that their joint venture in Nevada, which will create the world’s largest gold producing complex, has cleared all the regulatory conditions required for its completion. The Federal Trade Commission granted an early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino…
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Imerys Talc America mine declares bankruptcy over J&J Baby Powder asbestos lawsuits

Vermont Gold Fields - Ludlow, VT: The “world’s leading talc producer”, Imerys Talc America, will continue to mine premium talc at its Vermont mines as bankruptcy proceeds due to mesothelioma lawsuit losses. Imerys Talc and pharma giant Johnson and Johnson of New Brunswick, NJ were ordered to pay $117 million in damages after a jury found their popular baby powder product…
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General Mining Act of 1872

The General Mining Act of 1872 is a United States federal law that authorizes and governs prospecting and mining for economic minerals, such as gold, platinum, and silver, on federal public lands. This law, approved on May 10, 1872, codified the informal system of acquiring and protecting mining claims on public land, formed by prospectors in California and Nevada from the late 1840s through the 1860s, such as during the California Gold Rush.…
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Afghanistan gold mine collapse in Badakhshan kills at least 30

At least 30 people have been killed in the collapse of a gold mine in north-eastern Afghanistan, officials say. The collapse occurred in the Kohistan district of Badakhshan province. Villagers had reportedly dug a 60m (220ft) deep but makeshift shaft in a river bed to hunt for gold and were caught in its collapse. Afghanistan has vast resources of minerals but…
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New England Gold – John Dorval & Hillbillie John Tell Au on Gold Radio Show

US based Gold Radio Show host Bobby Freedom interviews New England historians and gold prospectors John Dorval and Hillbillie John. New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont's Buffalo Brook and the Fox Mine, and New York gold discussed. Editors Note: Vermont Gold Rush - The historic Rooks Mine supervised by Henry Fox in Vermont was located on Reading Pond Brook below Buffalo Brook.  
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The dowsing rod is a simple instrument which shows the reaction of the human nervous system to certain factors which are unknown

I know very well that many scientists consider dowsing as a type of superstition. According to my conviction this is, however, unjustified. The dowsing rod is a simple instrument which shows the reaction of the human nervous system to certain factors which are unknown to us at this time. – Albert Einstein
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FBI Philadelphia Field – Claim Jumpers Strike Civil War Gold Find During Night Raid

Philadelphia, PA: March 19, 2018 - FBI Statement on Elk County Pennsylvania Excavation. The FBI was conducting a court-authorized excavation last week at Dents Run, Elk County, Pennsylvania. Nothing was found, and the excavation ended on Wednesday, March 14. As this is related to an ongoing investigation, any additional comment would be inappropriate at this time. 1 Pound = Troy Ounces.…
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