Gold rises, silver falls

NEW YORK (AP) -- The August gold contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange closed today at $1308.80 an ounce -- up $.30.

The current silver contract on the "NYMEX" closed at $19.87 an ounce -- down 19 cents.

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