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Gold-Mining-040115.jpg Mineable reserve of gold may last only 20 years, as rare commodities become even more rare, according to a report released by Goldman Sachs Inc. (GS). Eugene King, European metals and mining analyst at Goldman Sachs, said in a research note, "The combination of very low concentrations of metals in...

Lufthansa-Lubitz-040115.jpg Deutsche Lufthansa AG (DLAKF, DLAKY) Tuesday said Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot of the ill-fated Germanwings who is said to have deliberately crashed the plane on the French Alps, had informed the company in 2009 that he suffered from severe depression.

Play-PacMan-GoogleMaps-040115.jpg Google Inc., known for its April Fools' Day pranks, has added the option to play the Pac-Man video game in Google Maps. The company rolled out the Pac-Man game on Tuesday as an early April Fools' Day present. However, Google has said that the game "will only be around for a little while".

wallstreet-112814_31Mar15.jpg After coming under pressure early in the session, stocks saw some further downside over the course of the trading day on Tuesday. The losses on the day partly offset the strong upward move that was seen in the previous session.

microsoft-033115.jpg Software giant Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) on Tuesday unveiled Surface 3, the thinnest, lightest and a more affordable version of its tablet, which is ideal for students, schools and businesses. The Surface 3, which has a 10.8-inch 1920x1280 resolution multi-touch display, is powered by the new quad-core...

elect-Pence-033115.jpg Indiana Gov. Mike Pence continued to defend his state's religious freedom law on Tuesday but called on lawmakers to pass legislation clarifying that the law does not allow discrimination against gays and lesbians.

Oil-041812_31Mar15.jpg U.S. crude oil ended lower for a third straight session on Tuesday, as investors await the outcome of Iran's talks with the West on its nuclear program, which is expected late in the day. Oil was also under pressure ahead of the weekly official supply data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration,...

uss-033115.jpg US Steel Corp. (X) Tuesday said it will "adjust operations" and temporarily idle a part of its Minntac plant in Mt. Iron, Minnesota, effective June 1. According to reports, the move would see about 700 employees laid off. The company said the decision was due to its current inventory levels and ongoing...

FI-OBAMA3-051909_31Mar15.jpg Following through on an agreement announced last November, President Barack Obama formally pledged Tuesday to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by as much as 28 percent over the next decade.

Goldbars022513_31Mar15.jpg Gold futures ended lower for a third straight session Tuesday, as the dollar continued to strengthen against a basket of major currencies even as global equity markets declined. For the month, gold futures shed about 2.5 percent. Investors anticipate an agreement between Iran and the West regarding...

img2-033115.jpg While recent polls suggest that Hillary Clinton has not been hurt much nationally by the scandal over her use of a personal email system while Secretary of State, the results of new Quinnipiac University polls suggest that she has taken a hit in three key swing states.

electriccar-033115.jpg The popularity for electric cars seems to be growing despite plunging oil prices, especially in the U.S. A study conducted by the Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research showed about 320,000 new electric cars were registered last year and more than 740,000 vehicles were on the road worldwide early...

renewable-energy-033115.jpg Following two years of declines and despite sharply lower crude oil prices, green energy investments worldwide rebounded last year, thanks to major expansions of solar installations in China and Japan and record investments in offshore wind projects, a UN-backed report revealed Tuesday. UNEP's 9th...

HP-MikeLynch-033115.jpg Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ) has filed a lawsuit against Michael Lynch, the co-founder of Autonomy Corp., and its former Financial Chief Sushovan Hussain for a whopping $5.1 billion alleging that the executives misrepresented the financial situation of Autonomy. An HP's spokeswoman confirmed that the...

wallstreet-112414_31Mar15.jpg While selling pressure has waned from earlier in the session, stocks remain mostly negative in mid-day trading on Tuesday. The moderate losses on the day have partly offset the strong gains posted in the previous session.

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