1. Mamie Eisenhower First Spouse coins released
Proof and Uncirculated versions of the half-ounce First
Spouse Series $10 gold coins featuring Mamie Eisenhower were made
available by the U.S. Mint on May 7.
Proof coins are going for $790 as of May 11, while the Uncirculated
coins are priced at $770.
Read more about the Mamie Eisenhower First Spouse
2. U.S. Mint names a new chief counsel
Gentry, formerly of the NASA's Kennedy Space Center, has returned
to the U.S. Mint to fill the void left by David P. Shaver in October.
3. "Captain Kidd's treasure" reportedly discovered off
the coast of Madagascar
A 50-kilogram silver ingot pulled up from the site of a sunken ship
Thursday is believed to be a piece of treasure once held by a famous
See the ingot and learn more about the shipwreck
4. Latest 'Star Trek' coins released
The Perth Mint has released a pair of 1-ounce, .999 fine silver
commemorative Proof $1 coins that pay tribute to the fictional
Captain Jean-Luc Picard and his USS Enterprise from the TV
show Star Trek: The Next Generation.
5. Precious metals pricing
Kitco.com listed the following prices per ounce as
of 10:26 a.m. ET Friday:
6. Yesterday's most-viewed post
85 percent of authorized 2015 March of Dimes Special
Silver sets sold during first three days of availability
7. Something social