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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Oct. 26, 2020 3:40 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for December delivery fell $1.29 to $38.56 a barrel Monday. Brent crude oil for December delivery fell $1.31 to $40.46 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for November delivery fell 3 cents to $1.11 a gallon. November heating oil fell 3 cents to $1.12 a gallon. November natural gas rose 5 cents...

Tiny rural county only one in Nevada with no COVID-19 cases

Oct. 24, 2020 3:11 AM EDT

GOLDFIELD, Nev. (AP) — This is a place where unleashed dogs wander dirt roads. Busted cars dot land that came cheap. Warped wooden shacks wait for one last gust to lay them to rest. There’s no gas station. No McDonald’s. No hospital. The closest emergency room? A hundred miles away in...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Oct. 23, 2020 3:38 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for December delivery fell 79 cents to $39.85 a barrel Friday. Brent crude oil for December delivery fell 69 cents to $41.77 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for November delivery fell 2 cents to $1.14 a gallon. November heating oil fell 1 cent to $1.15 a gallon. November natural gas fell 4...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Oct. 22, 2020 3:23 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for December delivery rose 61 cents to $40.64 a barrel Thursday. Brent crude oil for December delivery rose 73 cents to $42.46 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for November delivery rose 2 cents to $1.16 a gallon. November heating oil rose 2 cents to $1.16 a gallon. November natural gas fell...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Oct. 21, 2020 3:40 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for December delivery fell $1.67 cents to $40.03 a barrel Wednesday. Brent crude oil for December delivery fell $1.43 to $41.73 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for November delivery fell 5 cents to $1.14 a gallon. November heating oil fell 3 cents to $1.14 a gallon. November natural gas rose...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Oct. 20, 2020 3:57 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for November delivery rose 63 cents to $41.46 a barrel Tuesday. Brent crude oil for December delivery rose 54 cents to $43.16 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for November delivery rose 3 cents to $1.19 a gallon. November heating oil rose 2 cents to $1.17 a gallon. November natural gas rose...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Oct. 19, 2020 3:35 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for November delivery fell 5 cents to $40.83 a barrel Monday. Brent crude oil for December delivery fell 31 cents to $42.62 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for November delivery fell 1 cent to $1.16 a gallon. November heating oil fell 2 cents to $1.16 a gallon. November natural gas rose 2...

In this Oct. 7, 2020, photo is Victor Hermanson, a renowned saddle maker, in his workshop on the outskirts of Las Cruces, N.M. Customers seek out Hermanson for his 35 years of experience and his ability to fit the needs of competitive rodeo cowboys, ranchers and folks who want a high-end display piece. (Nathan J. Fish/The Las Cruces Sun News via AP)

Las Cruces custom saddle maker teaches unique skill

Oct. 18, 2020 12:11 PM EDT

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Victor Hermanson doesn’t collect accolades or reviews based on his craft, even though he could. Hermanson is a gifted saddle maker who resides on the outskirts of Las Cruces. Hermanson is self taught, and he would rather spend his time passing his knowledge to others than...

Scott, right, and Debby Bates sift through a bin of dangerous objects they removed from area parks on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020, at Marshall Park in Lansing, Mich. (Nick King/Lansing State Journal via AP)

Lansing couple removes dangerous objects from playgrounds

Oct. 18, 2020 1:01 AM EDT

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Lansing playgrounds and parks are safer because of Scott and Debby Bates. The self-described semi-retired Lansing couple have been using metal detectors to find and remove nasty objects such as sharp bottle caps, chewed up beer cans, rusty nails, bullets and metal wires from...

Colette Murray takes a swim up order Jay's Sand Bar Floating BBQ, serving pork nachos and alligator bites to hungry boaters and bikini-wearing partiers on the sandbar in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)

Hungry boaters fed aboard Florida floating restaurant

Oct. 17, 2020 10:40 AM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — It’s mid-afternoon when the delivery boy for Jay’s Sandbar Floating BBQ motors up to the charter boat filled with hungry 20-somethings on the Fort Lauderdale sandbar. Chip Keown leans over the charter’s stern in anticipation, his stomach grumbling from a...