Video News and Media Stories

Today, President Bush honored Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet, with the Congressional Gold Medal. The medal was given in recognition of his many enduring and outstanding contributions to peace, non-violence, human rights, and religious understanding. President Bush was actually the first US leader to appear publicly with the Dalai Lama. Previous presidents […]

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A $3 million dollar coin zips through the air with the flip of an anchorman’s hands. Who needs a heart defibrillator to get the pulse going. Talk about shocking! The Bebee/McDermott specimen 1913 Liberty Head nickel has its own famous history but now another page has been added to it with Mark Concannon, a Milwaukee […]

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United States Mints produce new coins en masse days, weeks and many times months prior to a coin’s actual official release date. They have to be ready for the demand and the distribution of millions and millions of coins in a relatively short period of time. The Idaho quarter, the third state quarter released for […]

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That much change could be a guru of joy for a lucky coin collector. But you may want to watch this CBS news video first! Okay, not so much joy – at least for the typical coin collector. The 500 pounds of coins are all foreign! Every year New York City has been bidding their […]

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What better to talk about than another treasure find? The other day more news on the $500M sunken coin treasure popped up and now a huge hoard of Viking treasure is getting all the attention! This one you can really appreciate. A father and son were walking their metal detectors along a farm field in […]

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A week ago we discussed the Spanish seizure of an Odyssey Marine Exploration ship. For a recap, Odyssey is a Florida-based treasure hunting company that found over 17 tons of Colonial-era gold and silver coins – a sunken treasure that could perhaps be the largest find in history; perhaps worth up to $500 million. Odyssey […]

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The battle heated up even further over what may be a $500 million treasure of gold and silver coins recently discovered within a sunken ship. Odyssey Marine Exploration, a Florida-based treasure hunting company, laid claim to the bounty back in May. And it’s a gigantus find! Odyssey continually affirms that the 17 tons – yes, […]

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