Brent crude fell towards $72 on Friday, close to a four-year low touched the day before after OPEC decided not to cut oil output to support prices.
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Airline stocks traded higher prior to the opening bell, benefiting from a sharp drop in oil prices.
The decision by the OPEC to keep production at current levels in spite of falling oil prices means trouble for the Russian economy, analysts warn.
OPEC's contentious decision to keep its production target could trigger a wave of debt defaults by U.S. shale oil producers, warn analysts.
Many remained without electricity Thursday night after a nor'easter dumped snow across the region.
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As technology makes it easier for people to produce and store energy on-site, more people may say goodbye to their utility companies.
Uber on Thursday heavily criticized a court decision that stopped its operations in Nevada and said it would not be giving up on the state.
The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) decided on Thursday not to cut oil production, despite sliding oil prices.