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U.S. crude slumps below $70 a barrel after large stock build

17 Oct 2018

NEW YORK Oil prices fell on Wednesday, with U.S. futures settling below $70 a barrel for the first time in a month, after U.S. crude stockpiles rose 6.5 million barrels, almost triple what analysts had forecast, while exports dropped.

UPDATE 1-U.S. crude stockpiles rise for fourth straight week - EIA

17 Oct 2018

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 oil stocks jump 8 million barrels last week

04 Oct 2018

U.S. crude oil stockpiles rose by their most in a week since March 2017, driven in part by a build at the Cushing, Oklahoma, hub and a drop in exports, the Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 1-U.S. crude oil stocks jump 8 million barrels last week

03 Oct 2018

Oct 3 U.S. crude oil stockpiles rose by their most in a week since March 2017, driven in part by a build at the Cushing, Oklahoma, hub and a drop in exports, the Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday.

Victorious Cuomo confronts changing Democratic landscape

14 Sep 2018

Andrew Cuomo heads into November the heavy favorite to win a third term as New York's governor, en route to what some believe are presidential aspirations come 2020. But on his way there, the ground has shifted under his feet.

Rhode Island's Democratic governor fends off challenge from left

13 Sep 2018

Rhode Island Democratic Governor Gina Raimondo turned back a challenge from her party's left-wing flank in the state's nominating contests on Wednesday, advancing her bid to win a second term in office in November's general election.

Major parties set picks for key New Hampshire House seat

12 Sep 2018

The owner of a restaurant popular with presidential hopefuls and a former police chief won major party nominating contests on Tuesday and will face off in November in a notoriously fickle congressional district in New Hampshire, seen as a key prize with control of Congress at stake.

Delaware senator spends big to turn back progressive challenge

07 Sep 2018

Three-term U.S. Senator Tom Carper successfully fought off a challenge from community activist Kerri Evelyn Harris in Delaware in Thursday's Democratic primary, after spending several million dollars compared to less than $70,000 by his opponent.

Turnout in Minnesota, Wisconsin primaries surges to two-decade highs

15 Aug 2018

Voter engagement in the 2018 U.S. midterm races remains feverish, primaries in notable swing states Wisconsin and Minnesota showed on Tuesday. | Video

Turnout in Minnesota, Wisconsin primaries surges to two-decade highs

15 Aug 2018

Voter engagement in the 2018 midterm races remains feverish, primaries in notable swing states Wisconsin and Minnesota showed on Tuesday.

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