Gold Trader, Employee Charged with Wife’s Killing
October 2008 by Associated PressA wealthy gold trader was charged with paying one of his workers to arrange the stabbing death of the businessman’s estranged wife...
Tired but satisfied after the first day dredging this season, I settled into my homemade oak camp chair. My eyes scanned the beautiful river, steep forested mountains and crisp blue sky, with the heat of the day fading.
• Fried golden eagle is bad; diced is okay
• Your tax dollars at work
• Man turns in two gold bars...
• You'd better get used to the dark...
• "They treat you like a criminal on your own land."
• IRS goes after low-income taxpayers...
Excerpted from the U.S. Geological Survey's 1998 Annual Review by Earle B. Amey, Gold Commodity Specialist.
The Yuba #21 gold dredge sunk in the Yuba Goldfields of northern California in late January.
Some claim they can smell gold. This may be, but when I take a whiff of gold, I smell dirt, rotten eggs, garlic or just nothing: my nose is everything but sensitive.
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