Jun 25, 2014 Ultralight oil made by fracking is seeping through cracks in the U.S. ban on oil exports.
Sep 20, 2013 100,000 barrels a day are stolen from Nigerian oil pipelines.
Jul 8, 2013 Trains increasingly carry crude from oil fields in the middle of the U.S. to refineries on the coasts.
May 30, 2013 The boom in U.S. oil production has disrupted global oil’s pecking order and caused fractures inside the once all-powerful OPEC.
Dec 31, 2012 OPEC earned a record $1 trillion in revenues in 2012, and the average price of oil was the highest ever.
Oct 3, 2012 The OPEC oil embargo nearly 40 years was a shock to the U.S. and its economy. But the long-term effects proved a shock to Saudi Arabia and other OPEC members, who learned that oil and politics don't mix.
Mar 16, 2012 After rumors that the U.S. and U.K. might release crude oil stock prices were found untrue -- at least for now -- prices are climbing back up.
Feb 27, 2012 Economist Ellen Zentner discusses what a drop in crude oil prices could mean for consumers, and about the rise in home remodeling in the U.S.
Dec 14, 2011 The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries has agreed on an output limit, and it looks like gas prices will remain high for the time being.