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Oil falls about 2.5% as U.S. Gulf production returns

Jul 18 2019

NEW YORK Oil fell about 2.5% a barrel on Thursday, weighed down by weakness in U.S. equities markets and an expectation that crude output would rise in the Gulf of Mexico following last week's hurricane in the region.

Oil falls as Iran tensions seen easing

Jul 16 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices turned lower on Tuesday, falling more than 3% after U.S. President Donald Trump said progress has been made with Iran, signaling tensions could ease in the Mideast.

Oil steadies on OPEC cuts, but oversupply fears persist

Jul 01 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices pared gains on Monday after worries about oversupply persisted, pulling back from an early rally as OPEC extended supply cuts until March 2020 during a meeting in Vienna. | Video

Explainer: Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

Jun 21 2019

Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday have renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chemical to make high-octane gasoline at plants in densely populated areas.

Explainer: Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

Jun 21 2019

Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday have renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chemical to make high-octane gasoline at plants in densely populated areas.

EXPLAINER-Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

Jun 21 2019

June 21 Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday have renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chemical to make high-octane gasoline at plants in densely populated areas.

Explainer: Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

Jun 21 2019

Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday has renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chemical to make high-octane gasoline at plants in densely populated areas.

EXPLAINER-Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

Jun 21 2019

June 21 Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday has renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chemical to make high-octane gasoline at plants in densely populated areas.

Oil jumps 5% on Iran tension, potential U.S. fed rate cut

Jun 20 2019

NEW YORK Oil soared more than 5% on Thursday after Iran shot down a U.S. military drone, raising fears of a military confrontation between Tehran and Washington.

U.S. oil stockpiles fall across the board, crude more than expected: EIA

Jun 19 2019

NEW YORK U.S. oil stockpiles fell across the board last week, with crude inventories dropping more than expected and refined products posting surprise drawdowns due to a rise in refining and crude exports, and drop in crude production, the Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday.

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