For many of the oil-rich countries, 2020 was already off to a miserable start, but they took a beating on Monday-- a barrel of oil now costs half what it did at the beginning of the year. What happened?…
By Ryan Chilcote
The Dow Jones Industrial Average sank 7.8%, its steepest drop since the financial crisis of 2008, as a free-fall in oil prices and worsening fears of fallout from the spreading coronavirus outbreak seize markets.
By Stan Choe, Alex Veiga, Associated Press
In our news wrap Friday, the Senate returned from break still divided on procedures for an impeachment trial of President Trump. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell again refused to commit to calling additional witnesses, while Minority Leader Chuck Schumer insisted…
There was no immediate indication how Iran would respond, but Tehran has seized oil tankers in the past and shot down a U.S. military drone.
By Carlo Piovano, Associated Press
By David McHugh, Associated Press
The nations have agreed to cut their crude production by an extra 500,000 barrels a day.
By Jon Gambrell, Associated Press
The attack on key oil facilities in Saudi Arabia caused the worst disruption to world supplies on record.
By Aya Batrawy, Associated Press
Saudi Arabia’s energy minister said Sunday that major oil producers need to do better to narrow swings in prices that dip below $60 a barrel and rise above $86.
By Kiyoko Metzler, Carlo Piovano, Associated Press
Crude prices have been falling since October because major producers are pumping oil at high rates and due to fears that weaker economic growth could dampen energy demand.
By Calvin Woodward, Hope Yen, Associated Press
Here's a closer look at his recent rhetoric, covering the courts, midterm elections and the president's statements on global warming.
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