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Gas price may decrease for summer travel

...clean air regulations.Although a barrel was still 68 cents higher than the previous week on Friday, experts believe crude oil prices will drop due to abundant supplies. International conflict and declining production, however, always have the potential...

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Crude oil prices decrease

Crude oil prices slid more than $1 a barrel Tuesday in a sign that market jitters have eased with the summer driving season over and the winter...

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Saudi pledge to raise output fails to calm crude oil prices

WASHINGTON -- Crude oil prices jumped above $45 a barrel Thursday, pushed higher by an array of uncertainties in oil-producing nations at a time when demand...

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Japan economy makes meek exit from recession

...the last quarter.But as a net oil exporter, U.S. growth is likely to moderate because of the recent plunge in crude oil prices,"So this is critical to see a pickup of growth in Europe and Japan," Adachi said.Abe has sought to foster growth...

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Fueled by oil, agriculture sector welcomes low diesel prices

...most major row crops and drop the price of the commodity, according to an April 2014 federal study on the impact crude oil prices have on agriculture. Nearly 20 percent of operating costs for major U.S. row crops are tied to direct energy expenses...

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Crude oil prices lose early gains, drop NEW YORK -- Crude oil futures prices Friday reversed early gains and continued tumbling to their lowest...

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Crude oil traders await impact of Rita

NEW YORK - Crude oil prices dropped sharply Friday, the second straight day of declines, as...traders seeking to ensure crude deliveries for future months. Nymex crude oil prices are more than 40 percent higher than a year ago, though still below...

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Oil prices jump as Hurricane Rita nears

NEW YORK - Crude-oil prices rose more than $1 a barrel Wednesday as traders braced for the...1 million, but are nearly 12 percent above year-ago levels. Crude oil prices are nearly 45 percent higher than a year ago. They reached an...

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Drop in gas prices ends, but no spike in prices expected

...expected due to a decline in crude oil prices, an industry analyst said Sunday...Lundberg attributed the slip in crude oil prices to world oil supply catching...satisfied by the supply, and crude oil prices are now headed down," she said...

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Oil, gas producers get some relief

...and natural gas producers who have been battered by crude oil prices at some of their lowest levels since the Depression...industry alive," he said. Because of a worldwide glut, crude oil prices have plunged 55 percent in the past two years. The...

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