• Kate Middleton

    Duchess Kate Middleton: How Passionate Is She About First Solo Speech?

    Kate Middleton may finally be able to shed her Duchess Do-Little nickname come March 19, when she will give her first official speech as a member of the Royal Family.
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    Long Island Eye: Is CBS’ Takeover of Ch. 55 a Vote of Confidence in the Market?

    Now something new has been added: in 2012, Ch. 55 will be owned by CBS, whose WCBS 2, has dominated local airwaves for years along with the other network-owned stations, Disney’s WABC 7, and NBCUniversal’s WNBC 4.
  • Playwright Shelagh Delaney Dies at 71

    Her fame was extended by the fact that Morrissey, lead singer of the 1980s UK super-group The Smiths, was a great admirer of her work.
  • Prince Harry

    Prince Harry Turns 27: His Most Dashing Moments

    Prince Harry turns 27 Thursday, but the Royal ginger won't be partying it up too hard. Instead, he'll be working.
  • Has the price of gold reached its peak?

    Are investors gaining confidence in the economy by taking their money out of gold, or is the lowered gold price a correction in a continuing upward trend?
  • The Daily Resource 02/26/2009

    Precious MetalsGold showed promise throughout London trading and reached an intraday high above $975, but a second straight sell-off in New York that began around noon pushed the yellow metal into the red, finishing at $952.10/oz., down $10.60. Overnight, gold is little changed. Platinum dropped...
  • US gold scores $1,000 record high as dollar sinks in NY

    Gold futures in New York surged above the historic $1,000 an ounce benchmark on Thursday, led by a combination of a weakening dollar, soaring crude oil prices and strong investment demand, prompting investors to enter the bullion market. Silver and platinum also gained.
  • Platinum's Record High's Continue, Gold Gains Nearly 3%

    Gold futures rallied near 3 percent on Tuesday, gaining the most in almost seven weeks on speculation of a weaker dollar while platinum surged more than 4 percent to another record high of $2,174 on persisting stockpile concerns from South Africa, the metals top producer.
  • TASER Zapped with 3 New Orders

    TASER International is currently showing a gain of 3.6%. Early this morning, the maker of stun-gun technology acknowledged that it received 3 large orders from various law enforcement agencies. The Houston Police Department requested 480 X26 Electronic Control Devices (ECDs) and related accessories. TASER Chairman and Founder Tom Smith noted that We are pleased to see our largest law enforcement agency customer purchase 480 more TASER X26 ECDs, adding that This order will now provide the Houston Police Department's patrol officers with over 4,300 TASER X26 units.