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Oil rises near $64/bbl on second downed Iranian drone

3:02am IST

HOUSTON Oil rose to almost $64 on Tuesday, jumping late in the session after the head of U.S. Central Command said the United States may have taken down a second Iranian drone over the Strait of Hormuz last week.

Remnants of storm Barry dump more rain in the U.S. southeast

16 Jul 2019

NEW ORLEANS The remnants of the once mighty storm Barry, the first hurricane of the 2019 season, dumped dangerous amounts of rain as it crawled north through the United States on Monday after coming ashore west of New Orleans at the weekend.

Rain, flooding follow Storm Barry as it spins north from New Orleans

15 Jul 2019

NEW ORLEANS Storm Barry trudged through northwestern Louisiana on Sunday, weakening to a tropical depression but dropping up to 15 inches (38 cm) of rain in some places to create life-threatening flood conditions along the Mississippi River. | Video

Storm Barry moves inland from New Orleans, leaves rain and flooding in its wake

14 Jul 2019

NEW ORLEANS, July 14 Tropical Storm Barry trudged through northwestern Louisiana on Sunday, threatening tornadoes and dropping up to 15 inches of rain in some places to create life-threatening flood conditions along the Mississippi River.

Barry drenches Louisiana after weakening to tropical storm

14 Jul 2019

NEW ORLEANS Hurricane Barry weakened to a tropical storm as it made landfall in Louisiana on Saturday, after a westward shift that appeared to spare low-lying New Orleans from the massive flooding feared earlier this week. | Video

New Orleans residents huddle at home, and in bars, ahead of hurricane

13 Jul 2019

NEW ORLEANS, July 13 Tropical Storm Barry, poised to make landfall as the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019, churned ever closer to Louisiana's shore early on Saturday as most New Orleans residents huddled at home, or in bars, bracing for the threat of severe flooding.

'Life-threatening' Tropical Storm Barry grinds toward Louisiana

13 Jul 2019

NEW ORLEANS City officials warned New Orleans residents on Friday to secure their homes, stock up on supplies and prepare to huddle indoors with Tropical Storm Barry poised to make landfall as the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019. | Video

U.S. oil companies slash Gulf of Mexico production as storm bears down

11 Jul 2019

HOUSTON U.S. oil producers on Wednesday cut nearly a third of Gulf of Mexico crude output as what could be one of the first major storms of the Atlantic hurricane season threatened offshore oil production and began soaking Louisiana with heavy rains.

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