coins

Sign announcing national coin shortage at a store
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Paul Kurtz
July 30, 2020 - 3:22 pm
The Federal Reserve has created a task force to look into ways to lessen the severity of the coin shortage affecting the entire country. Read more here.
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Cisco Cotto
July 22, 2020 - 11:45 pm
Here’s an odd effect of the COVID-19 pandemic: With fewer people dining and shopping in-person, there’s a shortage of coins in circulation. Read more!
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Dreamstime
February 05, 2019 - 3:15 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A group of pranksters in Russia recently filmed themselves walking into an Apple store with a bathtub filled with 100,000 rubles to buy an iPhone. It took two hours to count the coins, but the Apple store took them. With...
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Ann Collins, Andy Aldrin, Mark Armstrong and Mint director David Ryder.
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Paul Kurtz
January 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The year 2019 will mark the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's historic flight to the moon, and the US Mint will be issuing commemorative coins to honor Apollo's three-man crew. The Mint will be releasing four curved coins in gold, silver and clad, all featuring two...
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Silvano DiGenova
Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
August 13, 2018 - 8:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Coin collectors — and those curious about cash — converge at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Tuesday for the start of what's known as the World's Fair of Money . About $1 billion worth of rare coins and currency are on display during the event, according to Donn...
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