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Gasoline Prices Finally Begin To Fall
NEW YORK (AP) — Gasoline prices have finally begun their seasonal slide. Better late than never. The national average retail price has fallen for ten straight days and is now $3.74 per gallon. That’s 13 cents below the fall peak of $3.87 reached on Sept. 14, although still higher than …
Stocks Gain On Wall St.; Facebook Falls
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising, shaking off their worst weekly performance since November, as investors latched on to a relatively optimistic report from economists. The Dow Jones industrial average is up 78 points to 12,448 after six days of losses. If it finishes the day with a gain…
Oil Prices Fall For Sixth Straight Day
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil is lower for a sixth straight day following reports that U.S. crude supplies are at the highest level in 22 years. Benchmark U.S. crude fell 82 cents to $96.19 per barrel in New York, while Brent crude lost 63 cents to $112.10 a barrel in London. Prices [ …
Oil Prices Drop Below $98 Per Barrel
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil dropped below $98 per barrel Monday as investors continued to worry about Europe’s debt problems. Benchmark crude fell $1.45 to $97.54 per barrel in New York, while Brent crude, used to price many international varieties, lost $2.21 at $111.95 per barre…