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PRECIOUS-Gold steady, on track for second straight weekly gain

Gold held steady early on Friday and was on track for a second consecutive weekly gain after easing from a three-week high hit in the previous session. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold edged down 0.04 percent to $1,243.80 per ounce at 0049 GMT after touching a three-week high on $1,247.48 an ounce in the previous session. It has risen about 1.3 percent for the week so far. * U.S. gold futures for August delivery fell 0.15 p

PRECIOUS-Gold edges lower ahead of ECB meeting

Gold prices inched lower on Thursday as investors awaited a meeting of the European Central Bank later in the day for clues on the outlook for its stimulus programme, with a firmer dollar also weighing on the precio

PRECIOUS-Gold steady ahead of central bank meetings

Gold prices steadied early on Thursday, with the dollar firming as markets waited for clues on the future of key stimulus programmes in upcoming Bank of Japan and European Central Bank meetings. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold was nearly unchanged at $1,240.07 per ounce at 0053 GMT. * U.S. gold futures for August delivery fell 0.19 percent to $1,239.60 per ounce. * The European Central Bank is expected to lay the groun


White House spokesman Spicer out as Trump seeks to fix image

WASHINGTON White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigned on Friday, ending a short and turbulent tenure that made him a household name and the butt of late-night television comedy lampoons, amid further upheaval within President Donald Trump's inner circle. | Video