Fri, Jul 5, 2013 11:07 AM EDT 0:45
Gold sank almost 3 per cent extending earlier losses, as the dollar climbed after stronger-than-expected US jobs data. U.S. employers added a robust 195,000 jobs in June and many more in April and May than previously thought. The job growth raises hopes for a stronger economy in the second half of 2013. The mother of Trayvon Martin said in court that she recognized the voice of her son screaming for help in an emergency call, on the night the black teenager was shot dead by neighborhood watchman George Zimmermann.