Grain futures were mixed Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
The price of oil slipped below $102 a barrel on Friday, falling for a second day after spiking on lower U.S. inventories and tensions in the Ukraine and the Middle East.
Brent crude held steady above $107 a barrel on Friday, on track to end the week flat as plentiful supplies held down any run-up in prices from geopolitical tensions in oil producing regions.
___ Across US job market, layoffs are becoming rare WASHINGTON (AP) — The risk of losing your job is getting smaller and smaller.
The price of oil fell near $102 a barrel Thursday, erasing gains from the day before.
Gold is slipping to its lowest level in a month as signs of an improving economy lure traders into other investments.
Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law.
The price of oil fell Thursday, giving back part of its sizeable jump the day before, despite improvement in Chinese manufacturing.