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Oil hits a 17-month high

Oil hits a 17-month high

Oil prices posted a 17-month high, nearing $84 a barrel Wednesday after President Obama announced his plans to open new areas to offshore drilling.

Dollar mixed on job jitters

Dollar mixed on job jitters

The dollar was mixed in a narrow range Tuesday as investors remained cautious ahead of the government’s monthly jobs report later this week.

Oil prices soar above $82

Oil prices soar above $82

Oil prices soared Monday as Europe inched closer to a solution for Greece’s debt crisis, sending the dollar down against the euro in early morning trading.

What China Inc. wants next

What China Inc. wants next

For only the second time in recent history, a large, thriving, privately owned Chinese company has stepped up and stepped out — buying a big brand known the world over.

Dollar softens vs. euro on Greece hopes

Dollar softens vs. euro on Greece hopes

The dollar fell against major currencies Monday as the euro continued to strengthen on last week’s announcement that European Union leaders will aid debt-stricken Greece if necessary.

Oil prices sit at $80

Oil prices sit at $80

Oil prices ticked lower Friday amid volatile trading, as investors searched for clear signs that the global economic recovery will stick.

EU approves bailout plan for Greece

EU approves bailout plan for Greece

German Chancellor Angela Merkel planned a news conference Friday after her victory in securing a bailout plan for Greece that involves funds from both Europe and the International Monetary Fund.

Dollar rebounds on EU discord

Dollar rebounds on EU discord

The dollar rebounded Thursday following reports that European Central Bank president Jean-Claude Trichet has opposed a plan for the International Monetary Fund to provide support for Greece.

Oil rises near $81

Oil rises near $81

Oil prices rose Thursday after an upbeat jobs report eased fears of a jobless economic recovery, and signs of stability in Europe weakened the dollar.