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Gas Prices Lowest Since May 2009
Gas Prices Lowest Since May 2009
By International Business Times - Dec 21, 2014

By Dion Rabouin - U.S. gas prices dropped again, falling to the lowest mark in more than five years. The average price of a gallon of gasoline has fallen 25 cents in the past two ...

Saudi Arabia says won't cut oil output
Saudi Arabia says won't cut oil output
By Reuters - Dec 21, 2014

By Rania El Gamal and Maha El Dahan ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said on Sunday it would not cut output to prop up oil markets even if non-OPEC nations did so, in one of ...

Enviros Dismayed By EPA Coal Ash Ruling
Enviros Dismayed By EPA Coal Ash Ruling
By International Business Times - Dec 19, 2014

By Maria Gallucci - The Obama administration says a toxic byproduct from coal-burning power plants can be treated like household garbage under the nation's first federal coal-ash ...

Crude oil futures higher in U.S. trading hours
Crude oil futures higher in U.S. trading hours
By Investing.com - Dec 19, 2014

Investing.com - Crude oil futures were higher in U.S. trading hours on Friday.On the New York Mercantile Exchange, Crude oil futures for February delivery traded at USD58.26 a ...

Crude gains on short covering, U.S. data
Crude gains on short covering, U.S. data
By Investing.com - Dec 19, 2014

Investing.com - Oil prices rose on Friday in a session that saw short covering ahead of the January contract expiration, while upbeat U.S. inventory data continued to support the ...

Vietnamese Rice Farmers Battle Rat Infestation
Vietnamese Rice Farmers Battle Rat Infestation
By International Business Times - Dec 19, 2014

By Cristina Silva - Vietnam's mighty rice industry is battling an ancient foe: Rats. The vermin, long a menace to the nation's robust rice farms, eat up up to 20 percent of the ...