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  • CAIRO, Oct 23- A struggle has broken out for control of Libya's state-run energy sector as rival governments in Tripoli and the east compete for power, but a common interest in maintaining oil revenues will keep exports flowing for now. The OPEC producer has had two governments and parliaments since an armed group took control of Tripoli in August, appointing its...

  • *Insurers face $800 mln bill; outstrips $60- $90 mln premiums. *Follows downing of MH17 over Ukraine, other incidents. The hefty bill dwarfs the $60- $90 million in income insurers received last year to cover the incidents, which have included the downing of Malaysia Airlines' MH17 passenger jet in Ukraine, and could mean some bow out of the market if the price...

  • CAIRO/ BENGHAZI, Libya, Oct 17- A self-styled rival government controlling Libya's capital announced its own oil policies this week, drawing a rebuttal from Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni who said oil revenues continued to go to the elected government. Libya is in turmoil, with two competing governments vying for control after Operation Dawn, an umbrella of...

  • Commodities tomorrow: Volatility is back     Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was under $80 before the EIA report, but rallied afterward.

  • How low can oil go? Cramer speculates on the limbo Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 6:47 PM ET

    The market is playing a game to see how low oil can go. Cramer thinks there's no need to speculate on oil bottom yet.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Ebola-crude connection     Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A volatile day with energy futures. WTI was down slightly on the day, after falling below 80 for the first time since June 2012. Gold was up about $10 on the day.

  • Egypt: We're bombing Islamist militants in Libya Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 11:39 AM ET

    Egyptian officials say country's warplanes are bombing positions of Islamist militias in oil-rich Libya.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil plunge continues     Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 3:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead onto where oil prices are likely headed. Oil continued its downward dive, hovering around $83. A severe decrease in demand is one of the reasons why oil is dropping so much.

  • Oil should stay cheap for at least a few months Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 4:26 PM ET

    Oil prices should stay at their currently low levels, or drop further, due to a "perfect storm" of risk factors.

  • Commodities tomorrow: WTI under $86     Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. More downward pressure on oil today, as WTI fell under $86/barrel.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil hit again     Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down again today. The DOE report showed higher-than-expected build in supplies.

  • CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Negative economic data sent commodities prices lower today.

  • Goldman gave Libyans 'girls and alcohol': Lawsuit Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 9:24 AM ET
    Moammar Gadhafi

    Goldman Sachs employees had an "improper" relationship with a Gadhafi-era Libyan wealth fund that led to a lavish trip to Morocco, a UK court was told.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gas continue drop     Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude started out lower but closed slightly higher. A number of areas are seeing gas prices under $3/gallon.

  • CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI fell to $88 before rebounding later in the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil falls with stocks     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders say fundamentals are likely to continue to push down the price of oil. Gasoline futures rebounded, but are still down, she says.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Will OPEC cut supply?     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The dollar hit multi-year highs, which hit commodities hard today.

  • Commodities tomorrow: A bit of a boost     Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The dollar was slightly weaker, which helped commodities today ... slightly. Nat gas rallied over $4 today.

  • Commodities tomorrow: The copper indicator     Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A volatile day for commodities. WTI was up most of the day, but settled lower.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Dollar index at 4-year high     Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The dollar hits a four-year high, and commodities paid the price.