Christie Calls Special Election for Lautenberg Seat

June 4 (Bloomberg) -- New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a Republican, speaks at a news conference in Trenton about his decision to order a special election to fill the U.S. Senate seat left vacant by the death of Democrat Frank Lautenberg. Christie said the special primary election will be held August 13 followed by the special election on October 16. The governor also plans to appoint an interim senator by next week. (Courtesy: State of New Jersey. Source: Bloomberg)
A Gold Superpit Nears Its End
34:01 - This week, some of the mining industry's biggest names are gathering for the annual Diggers and Dealers conference in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. The outback city is known for a giant hole in the middle of town, a gold mine so huge, it's known simply as "the Superpit". But as Bloomberg's Paul Allen explains, the mine that made Kalgoorlie famous is nearing the end of its life. (Source: Bloomberg)
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