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Oil prices bubble ahead of OPEC meeting

Oil prices are moving higher ahead of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) meeting scheduled for Thursday, after the alliance delayed the event last week.

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Oil slide hits Exxon Mobil profits

Exxon Mobil Corp reported a $9.1 billion third-quarter profit, about a 54% drop from record earnings a year ago. The decline comes as oil prices retreat from higher levels.