Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for September delivery fell 33 cents to settle at $41.61 a barrel Tuesday. Brent crude oil for October delivery fell 49 cents to $44.50 a barrel.

Wholesale gasoline for September delivery fell 2 cents $1.20 a gallon. September heating oil was little changed at $1.24 a gallon. September natural gas rose 2 cents to $2.17 per 1,000 cubic feet.

Gold for December delivery fell $93.40 to $1,946.30 an ounce. Silver for September delivery fell $3.21 to $26.05 an ounce and September copper rose 1 cent to $2.88 a pound.

The dollar rose to 106.67 Japanese yen from 105.95 yen. The euro rose to $1.1745 from $1.1744.