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Brent Crude Oil Advances Amid Violence in Iraq, Saudi Arabia

12:47 pm ET

Brent crude rose as violence flared in OPEC’s two biggest members Iraq and Saudi Arabia, raising tensions ahead of the producer group’s meeting on June 5 in Vienna.

Gold Slips Toward $1,200 as Interest Rate Outlook Boosts Dollar

8:25 am ET

Gold slipped, extending the biggest weekly loss since April, as prospects for the first U.S. interest rate increase since 2006 helped to push the dollar to a one-month high. Silver and palladium declined.

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