Oil falls after report says Trump is considering tapping the emergency oil reserve
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Oil prices were mixed Friday afternoon.

The Trump administration could tap the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, according to a report.

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Oil prices bounced around Friday afternoon following reports that the Trump administration could tap an emergency oil reserve ahead of the midterm election.

West Texas Intermediate fell 0.5% to $70 a barrel at 3:25 p.m. ET. Crude, the international benchmark, rose 0.75% to $75.09. See the rest of...


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