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  1. FILE PHOTO: A oil pump is seen at sunset outside Scheibenhard

    Oil gains as Gulf tanker seizure raises tensions

    Oil prices rose on Monday amid high tensions in the Middle East after a British tanker was seized by the Iranian military at the end of last week.
  2. FILE PHOTO: Market prices are reflected in a glass window at the TSE in Tokyo

    Asia stocks dip on likely smaller Fed rate cut, oil gains

    Asia stocks eased on Monday as investors reduced expectations of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve, while heightened Middle ...
  3. A horizontal drilling rig on a lease owned by Parsley Energy operates at sunrise in the Permian Bas

    Oil prices edge lower as China's GDP growth slows

  4. Stone-carrying Palestinians near Hebron stand behind a burning tyre as they protest against a US-led

    US kicks off Mideast plan, with Palestinians boycotting

  5. Pumpjacks are seen against the setting sun at the Daqing oil field in Heilongjiang

    Oil extends gains amid Middle East tensions, US-China trade deal hopes

    Oil prices climbed on Wednesday, extending sharp gains from the previous session on rekindled hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal and on continued ...
  6. Patrick Shanahan

    US to send 1,000 additional troops to Middle East

  7. FILE PHOTO: Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih attends the St. Petersburg International Economic

    Saudi Energy Minister calls for collective effort to secure shipping lanes

    Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Monday that countries need to cooperate on keeping shipping lanes open for oil and other ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Pump jacks operate at sunset in an oil field in Midland

    Rising oil prices add to global economic strife

    Escalating tension in the Middle East is driving up oil prices, a huge import cost for many economies, putting more strain on global growth ...