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Your Treasure May Not be Real

Most of us have already figured out that our money isn't real (NOTE: Subscribers can still listen to this show). Manhattan gold merchant Ibrahim Fadl discovered this we he found that several 10-ounce gold bars,...
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Lost Gold May Have Been Located

Archeologists assumed that the legend of the Queen of Sheba, who ruled what is now Ethiopia and Yemen 3,000 years ago, was simply a Biblical legend--until now. She purportedly brought the then-ruler of Jerusalem--King Solomon--a vast quantity of gold from her private mine, but nobody has was able to locate the treasure or the mine. But now the...
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A Shipwreck Filled with Treasure--Who Owns It?

A shipwreck containing 200 tons of silver has been discovered in the Atlantic ocean. It's the large haul of precious metal ever discovered at sea. The question is: Who gets to keep it? The SS Gairsoppa, a UK cargo ship sunk by a German U-boat in 1941, was found by the US exploration firm Odyssey Marine, using a small submarine to search the bottom...
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Tunneling for Templar Treasure

Nadav Shragai writes in Haaretz.com that Rabbi Yehuda Meir Getz tried for years to find the lost treasure of the Knights Templar by tunneling underneath the Dome of the Rock in Israel, where the Second Temple once stood. He believed the Ark of the Covenant, which is the box that held the tablets engraved with the Ten Commandments, is buried...

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Incredible Treasure Hidden in the Ocean

A 500-foot-wide mountain of gold, silver and other valuable metals has been found buried two and a half miles beneath the ocean floor, in the middle of the Atlantic ocean. These aren't manmade treasures?they're natural accumulations of riches from volcanic vents. Dr. Peter Rona, who made the discovery, says, "At least 50,000 years in the making...

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Local Mystery Worth Millions

The South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports that the citizens of Bedford, a small town in Virginia, are trying to solve a mystery code that may be worth millions that has baffled treasure hunters for over a century. It?s known as the Beale Treasure, which is supposed to be a pile of gold worth $20 million which was buried in the hills of Bedford in...

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Legendary Treasure Ship May Be Found

In 1633 a ferry loaded with one fifth of the wealth of England capsized in the Firth of Forth and was lost with all aboard, as the horrified King of England, Charlies I, watched helplessly from shore.

Many believe this to be the world's largest unrecovered treasure, and now there is a possibility that it has been found.

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