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  • *Islamic State advances in Iraq, Syria raise supply worries. LONDON, May 22- Oil prices steadied on Friday as worries over the impact on crude supplies of war in the Middle East were balanced by reports of profit-taking ahead of a long weekend. "No one wants to hold open positions ahead of a long weekend so books are being squared, bringing some consolidation," said...

  • *Coming up: Baker Hughes weekly U.S. rig data. SINGAPORE, May 22- Oil prices edged down on Friday after rising more than 2 percent in the previous session, buoyed by lower U.S. crude inventories and geopolitical tension in the Middle East. West Texas Intermediate for July delivery was at $60.61 a barrel by 0452 GMT, down 11 cents on the day but poised to post gains for the...

  • *Islamic State attacks in Iraq lend further support. NEW YORK, May 21- Oil prices jumped more than 2 percent on Thursday, giving Brent its biggest rally in more than a week, as draws reported in the Cushing delivery point for U.S. crude futures boosted optimism that a supply glut was easing. Fighting in Iraq that raised worries about the security of Middle East oil...

  • *Islamic State attacks in Iraq add further support to prices. NEW YORK, May 21- Oil prices jumped almost 3 percent Thursday, giving Brent its biggest rally in more than a week, as draws reported in the Cushing delivery point for U.S. crude futures boosted optimism that a supply glut was easing. Fighting in Iraq that raised worries about the security of Middle East...

  • UPDATE 6-Oil prices rise as U.S. crudes stocks fall Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 10:56 AM ET

    *Japan's economy surprises with 2.4 pct annualised growth. Brent futures rose 72 cents to $64.74 a barrel by 1445 GMT, after touching $65.02 earlier in the session. U.S. crude prices rose 41 cents to $58.40 a barrel, easing back from an intraday high of $58.90.

  • OKLAHOMA CITY/ WASHINGTON, May 20- Facing a backlash over the side effects of its oil and gas boom, Oklahoma is poised to overturn an 80- year-old statute that allows cities and towns to ban drilling operations within their borders. The move by Oklahoma's Republican-majority legislature follows a similar law signed on Monday by Texas Governor Greg Abbott in...

  • *Euro falls back below $1.12. NEW YORK, May 19- U.S. and European equities rose to trade near record highs on Tuesday, and the euro tumbled on signals the European Central Bank may accelerate its 1 trillion euro bond-buying program over the next two months. Wall Street's Dow Industrials index closed at an all-time high, though other major U.S. stock indexes mostly...

  • *Housing starts jump to 7.5- yr high. May 19- U.S. stocks ended mixed on Tuesday, with the Dow rising marginally to a second straight record high, as Wall Street digested housing data that some saw as hopeful for an economy struggling to grow. "There really is a lot of fear about the threat of higher interest rates," said Jake Dollarhide, chief executive officer of Longbow...

  • WASHINGTON— The Senate rejected a liberal-led move Monday to increase aid for workers who lose their jobs to imports, pushing for passage by week's end of major trade legislation sought by President Barack Obama. In remarks on the Senate floor, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the trade legislation and two other bills— one to renew the Patriot Act, the other...

  • HOUSTON— Blue Bell Creameries will lay off more than a third of its workforce following a series of listeria illnesses linked to its ice cream that prompted a nationwide recall of all its products, the Texas company announced Friday. The 108- year-old company's production plants in Texas, Oklahoma and Alabama have been closed since Blue Bell issued a full...

  • OGE Energy Corp. CEO Delaney announces plan to retire Thursday, 14 May 2015 | 4:27 PM ET

    OKLAHOMA CITY— The chairman and CEO of OGE Energy Corp. has announced plans to retire. OGE Energy is the parent company of Oklahoma Gas and Electric. Trauschke has been president of OGE Energy since September and has been president of Oklahoma Gas and Electric since 2013..

  • HOUSTON— Blue Bell Creameries signed agreements with health officials in Texas and Oklahoma on Thursday requiring the company to inform the states whenever there is a positive test result for listeria in its products or ingredients. "State and federal regulatory agencies play an important role in food safety, and we hope that it will be reassuring to our...

  • OKLAHOMA CITY— Oklahoma legislative committees Thursday approved separate $25 million bond proposals to complete the unfinished American Indian Cultural Center and Museum in Oklahoma City and build the proposed Oklahoma Museum of Popular Culture in Tulsa. Meanwhile, the House Joint Committee on Appropriations and Budget voted 16-8 for a plan to build...

  • NEW YORK, May 13- Oil prices fell after initially rallying on Wednesday as worries about huge supplies weighed on the market despite a second straight week of draws in U.S. crude. "It looks like a buy the rumor, sell the news event," said John Kilduff, partner at New York energy hedge fund Again Capital. U.S. crude futures settled down 25 cents at $60.50 a barrel, after...

  • At least seven members of Congress or their aides said Wednesday that the lawmakers obtained approval for the May 2013 trip from the House Ethics Committee. Ted Poe, R- Texas, said Wednesday that the Turquoise Council of Americans and Eurasians told Poe's office and the Ethics Committee before the trip that it was the sole sponsor of the event.

  • NEW YORK, May 13- Oil prices fell after initially rallying on Wednesday as worries about huge supplies weighed on the market despite a second straight week of draws in U.S. crude. "It looks like a buy the rumor, sell the news event," said John Kilduff, partner at New York energy hedge fund Again Capital. U.S. crude futures settled down 25 cents at $60.50 a barrel, after...

  • NEW YORK, May 13- Oil prices rose on Wednesday as U.S. crude stockpiles slipped for a second straight week, but traders and analysts said inventories were still hefty for this time of year and could undercut the market's advance. "We are still about 20 percent higher than a year ago in terms of inventories," said Tariq Zahir, managing member at Tyche Capital Advisors in...

  • *OPEC raises 2015 oil demand f'cast; US cuts production outlook. June Brent crude rose 58 cents to $67.44 a barrel by 0624 GMT. U.S. crude was up 64 cents at $61.39, after earlier hitting a high of $61.83.

  • *OPEC raises 2015 oil demand f'cast; US cuts production outlook. *Coming up: China industrial output for April by 0530 GMT. June Brent crude rose 44 cents to $67.30 a barrel by 0446 GMT.

  • *OPEC raises 2015 oil demand f'cast; US cuts production outlook. *Coming up: China industrial output for April by 0530 GMT. June Brent crude rose 32 cents to $67.18 a barrel by 0209 GMT.