U.S. stocks made the tiniest of gains Friday as media companies and sellers of beauty products and food ticked higher. Major indexes added to their winning streak and record highs.
HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by seven this week to 908.
DENVER (AP) — An oil tank explosion in northern Colorado killed a worker and burned three others, shooting up flames just miles away from an unrelated gas blast last month and prompting fresh questions about safety in one of Colorado's largest industries — oil and gas extraction.
Stable gasoline prices are expected to fuel a slight increase in long trips this Memorial Day weekend.