NEW YORK (AP) - The price of oil fell slightly Tuesday after the International Energy Agency predicted demand will grow at a slower pace into next year because of the sluggish global economy.
On the New York Mercantile Exchange:
Benchmark crude fell 19 cents to finish at $85.38 per barrel.
By JIM SALTERAssociated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The Army Corps of Engineers will proceed with plans to reduce the flow from an upper Missouri River reservoir despite concerns that it will worsen low-water problems on the Mississippi River, officials told The Associated Press Tuesday.
By The Associated Press
The price of oil is little changed after making up declines from earlier in the day.
Benchmark oil is down 4 cents to $85.53 per barrel. At one point it had dropped to $84.57.
Oil appeared to track U.S. stocks, which moved into positive territory around midmorning.
By CAIN BURDEAUAssociated Press
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - With the Super Bowl less than three months away, New Orleans is rushing to lay streetcar tracks through one of its busiest corridors to connect by trolley the Louisiana Superdome and the French Quarter.
The Big Easy - which will be the site of
By PABLO GORONDIAssociated Press
The price of oil slipped below $86 a barrel Monday as traders worried about the threat to the U.S. economy if President Barack Obama and lawmakers don't reach an agreement to avoid automatic tax hikes and spending cuts.
By early afternoon in Europe,
By DAN JOLINGAssociated Press
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A half mile below the ground at Prudhoe Bay, above the vast oil field that helped trigger construction of the trans-Alaska pipeline, a drill rig has tapped what might one day be the next big energy source.
The U.S. Department of Energy and
by Whitworth Univ. Athletics
SPOKANE, Wash. – Ronnie Thomas ran for 251 yards and three touchdowns to lead Whitworth to a 37-20 season-ending come-from-behind win over Lewis & Clark on a cold Saturday afternoon in the Pine Bowl.
The Pirates finish the season 7-3 overall and 3-3 (4th place