Prospectors head for California in modern-day gold rush

Posted by swifttallon on Mar. 31, 2009

The headline-grabbing rise in the price of gold has led to a modern-day version of the Californian gold rush.Having exceeded the psychological barrier of $1,000 oz earlier this month and remained above $900 oz since, gold is once again drawing prospectors to California in search of the precious metal.

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