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  • NEW YORK, March 19- Brent oil futures fell by $1 a barrel on Wednesday, touching 6- week lows on easing worries that tensions in Ukraine would escalate, while U.S. crude oil rose ahead of the contract's expiration. Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a treaty on Tuesday making Crimea part of Russia, but said he did not plan to seize any other regions of Ukraine.

  • LONDON, March 19- Oil fell towards $106 a barrel on Wednesday, close to a six-week low, as concerns eased about an escalation of the Ukraine crisis and on forecasts for a rise in U.S. oil inventories. Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a treaty on Tuesday making Crimea part of Russia again but said he did not plan to seize any other regions of Ukraine.

  • LONDON, March 19- Oil fell towards $106 a barrel on Wednesday, close to a six-week low, as concern eased about an escalation of the Ukraine crisis and on forecasts for a rise in U.S. oil inventories. Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a treaty on Tuesday making Crimea part of Russia again, but said he did not plan to seize any other regions of Ukraine.

  • SINGAPORE, March 19- Brent crude held near a six-week trough below $106 a barrel on Wednesday as worries about an escalation of the crisis in Ukraine eased and on expectations of a rise in U.S. oil stocks.

  • NEW YORK, March 10- U.S. oil fell by more than $1 per barrel on Monday, pressured by an unexpected drop in China's exports that stoked fears of a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy. Data from the IntercontinentalExchange showed the same managers raised their bullish Brent positions to their highest since October.

  • NEW YORK, March 10- U.S. oil fell by more than $1 per barrel on Monday, pressured by an unexpected fall in China's exports that stoked fears of a slowdown in the world's second largest economy. Data from the IntercontinentalExchange showed the same managers raised their bullish Brent positions to their highest since October.

  • UPDATE 6-Brent steady around $108 after Crimea vote Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 10:39 AM ET

    *Crimean parliament votes to join Russia. Crimea's parliament voted to join Russia and the United States announced asset freezes and travel bans on those involved in Russia's military intervention. "There's no strong appetite to go head to head with Russia.

  • UPDATE 4-Brent eases below $108 on Ukraine diplomacy Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 8:07 AM ET

    *EU leaders set to warn, not sanction Russia. LONDON, March 6- Brent crude reversed gains made earlier on Thursday after Crimea's parliament voted unanimously to join Russia, even as the West and Russia engaged in high-stakes diplomacy to cool the crisis in Ukraine.

  • UPDATE 3-Brent steadies near $108 on Ukraine diplomacy Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 6:02 AM ET

    LONDON, March 6- Brent crude steadied around $108 a barrel on Thursday as the West and Russia engaged in high-stakes diplomacy to cool the crisis in Ukraine. The North Sea benchmark has fallen $4 since peaking on Monday, when investors grew concerned over the crisis between Ukraine and Russia.

  • *West, Russia to continue Ukraine talks, says U.S. SINGAPORE, March 6- Brent crude held steady just below $108 a barrel on Thursday, as investors looked for direction after easing geopolitical risk over the crisis in Ukraine and U.S. data suggesting weaker oil demand prompted a heavy sell-off over the past two days.

  • Early 2014 forecasts: modest growth to continue Tuesday, 24 Dec 2013 | 2:06 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Barring the unforeseen, 2014 promises to be a reasonably good year for the economy, with the current quarter’s accelerating growth likely to continue.

  • Plan for tornado shelters thwarted by Okla. tax cut Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 7:57 AM ET
    Residents search through rubble after a powerful tornado ripped through the area on May 21, 2013 in Moore, Oklahoma.

    There's something more ominous than tornadoes these days in one of the nation's most conservative states: taxes and borrowing.

  • How one state is making big bets on drones Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 1:47 PM ET
    Amazon.com is testing out the viability of drone delivery for small packages.

    Hoping to boost its economy and create jobs, Oklahoma is positioning itself as a future hub for the growing, commercial drone industry.

  • Legal fights to derail health care?     Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 7:52 PM ET

    Oklahoma's attorney general, Scott Pruitt, breaks down his lawsuit against the Affordable Care Act's insurance subsidies.

  • Thinning blue line: Police cuts cripple cities Friday, 22 Nov 2013 | 8:56 AM ET
    In crisis: Trenton police on patrol in the Garden State's capitol

    Wider efforts to rebuild America's deeply depressed cities can't succeed until public safety is restored.

  • The new city economy Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 9:45 AM ET
    Ford Motor Co. said it will invest $200 million to make four-cylinder engines at the Ford Motor Co. Cleveland Engine Plant in Brook Park, Ohio.

    Even struggling metros are having success in attracting investment. In the process, they are creating a virtuous cycle of creativity.

  • How Orlando and Phoenix are making a comeback Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 8:47 AM ET
    Orlando, Florida

    These sunshine cities have focused their efforts on developing new industry niches to strengthen their local economies and promote future growth.

  • Miami vice: Shady muni deals cripple cities Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    The ebbing economic tide from the Great Recession revealed some of the worst swindles in municipal finance in decades.

  • Is the muni bond market about to blow up? Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 9:26 AM ET
    Detroit city grate is missing a cover. With cut backs to city services, Detroit's infrastructure has fallen into disrepair.

    Detroit's bankruptcy, and rumblings about tax overhaul, have fueled a big sell off in the municipal bond market. What's next?

  • Behind the scenes: 'Critical Condition' US tour Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 8:34 AM ET
    Home of Charles Lang Freer, Detroit railroad car manufacturer.

    Visit any American city and it doesn't take a whole lot of imagination to see where its greatness came from—however faded it may seem to be.