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  • *Iran sanctions impact dampened by broad exemptions. *U.S., Russia, Saudi crude output: https://tmsnrt.rs/2Rua0R8. WTI crude futures declined 48 cents, or 0.8 percent to end the session at $60.19 a barrel, after dropping under $60 a barrel to its lowest in eight months.

  • *Iran sanctions impact dampened by broad exemptions. *U.S., Russia, Saudi crude output: https://tmsnrt.rs/2Rua0R8. Brent crude futures fell 59 cents to $70.06 a barrel, a 0.8 percent loss by 12:20 EST.

  • *Iran sanctions impact dampened by broad exemptions. *U.S., Russia, Saudi crude output: https://tmsnrt.rs/2Rua0R8. WTI crude futures fell 48 cents to $60.19 a barrel, a 0.8 percent loss by 11:24 EST, after dropping under $60 a barrel to its lowest in eight months.

  • HOUSTON, Nov 9- Some of the biggest pipeline operators in the United States have supercharged earnings this year by buying deeply discounted shale in West Texas oilfields and selling it at a premium at Gulf Coast ports. These companies are taking advantage of extraordinary markdowns in West Texas where surging production and a lack of pipeline space sent the...

  • Teachers and supporters march while holding signs during a strike outside the Jason Lee Middle School in Tacoma, Washington, on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. 

    Democratic challengers backed by teacher activists failed to unseat Republican governors in Arizona and Oklahoma, while ballot initiatives in Oklahoma and Utah were defeated. 

  • Kendra Horn speaks during a forum for Oklahoma 5th congressional district seat Democratic candidates in Edmond, Okla. Horn is facing incumbent Republican Rep. Steve Russell. 

    The victory represents a stunning upset that was not predicted by most Democratic election models.  

  • A sign displaying the price of gasoline per gallon is seen at a Mobil gas station in Miami.

    The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has dropped 8 cents a gallon over the past two weeks, to $2.85.  

  • NEW YORK, Oct 31- U.S. crude oil inventories climbed for a sixth straight week, but grew less than forecast last week, amid a drop in net imports and the government's sale of barrels from its reserve, while gasoline and distillate stocks drew down. The Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday that crude inventories, excluding the Strategic Petroleum...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 31- U.S. crude oil inventories climbed for a sixth straight week, but grew less than forecast last week, amid a drop in net imports and the government's sale of barrels from its reserve, while gasoline and distillate stocks drew down. The Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday that crude inventories rose 3.2 million barrels in the week to...

  • HOUSTON, Oct 30- Chesapeake Energy Corp on Tuesday agreed to buy Texas oil producer WildHorse Resource Development Corp in a nearly $4 billion cash-and-stock deal that knocked down the natural gas producer's shares by nearly 14 percent. "Investors first response any time they see a company focus on growth is to sell off the stock, believing it pushes the free...

  • HOUSTON, Oct 25- Oil prices rose 1 percent on Thursday, following the U.S. stock market higher a day after Wall Street's biggest drop since 2011 and as Saudi Arabia's energy minister signaled major producers may have to intervene in crude markets to support prices. Brent crude futures rose 72 cents to settle at $76.89 per barrel as U.S. equities rose amid strong...

  • *Microsoft leads Wall St rebound from Wednesday's rout. HOUSTON, Oct 25- Oil prices climbed on Thursday as the U.S. stock market regained ground a day after Wall Street's worst meltdown in seven years and as Saudi Arabia's energy minister signaled major producers may need to intervene in crude markets to support prices. Brent crude futures crude rose 57 cents to...

  • On Monday, ICE will list 36 months of flat-price Permian WTI contracts and calendar spreads, as well as inter-commodity spreads for the Houston contract versus Brent and the Houston contract versus WTI. "Houston has become the pricing center for U.S. crude oil production and exports, and the new Permian WTI futures contract is designed to serve hedging and...

  • On Monday, ICE will list 36 months of flat-price Permian WTI contracts and calendar spreads, as well as inter-commodity spreads for the Houston contract versus Brent and the Houston contract versus WTI. "Houston has become the pricing center for U.S. crude oil production and exports, and the new Permian WTI futures contract is designed to serve hedging and...

  • *WTI in contango as Cushing stockpiles expected to rise. NEW YORK, Oct 19- Oil prices rose on Friday on signs of surging demand in China, the world's No. 2 oil consumer, although prices were headed for a second weekly decline on swelling U.S. inventories and concern that trade wars were curbing economic activity. Brent crude futures rose 49 cents to settle at $79.78 a...

  • *WTI in contango as Cushing stockpiles expected to rise. NEW YORK, Oct 19- Oil prices rose on Friday on signs of surging demand in China, the world's No. 2 oil consumer, although prices were headed for a second weekly decline on swelling U.S. inventories and concern that trade wars were curbing economic activity. Brent crude futures rose 49 cents to settle at $79.78 a...

  • *U.S.- China trade war weighs on sentiment. NEW YORK, Oct 19- Oil prices rose 1 percent on Friday on signs of surging demand in China, the world's second-biggest oil consumer, although the market was headed for a second week of losses on rising U.S. inventories and concern that trade wars were curbing economic activity. Refinery throughput in China, the world's...

  • GENEVA, Oct 18- Rising U.S. crude oil exports to Europe and Asia have had a knock-on effect in the futures market, turning the U.S. West Texas Intermediate contract into a near-24 hour benchmark, exchange operator CME Group said. South Korea and China are the fastest-growing trading community on WTI, "Johnson said at the Argus Global Crude conference in Geneva,...

  • Oct 17- U.S. crude oil stockpiles rose last week for the fourth straight week, led by a notable increase in inventories at the Cushing, Oklahoma, hub, while gasoline and distillate stocks fell, the Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday. U.S. crude was down nearly 3 percent to $69.82 a barrel, while Brent crude dropped 2.3 percent to $79.46 a barrel.