Oil rises to near $98 a barrel after increase in US retail sales points to higher spending

  • by: PABLO GORONDI , Associated Press
  • Updated: December 12, 2013 - 9:15 AM

Oil prices climbed to near $98 a barrel on Thursday, as a rise in U.S. retail sales pointed to higher spending during the holiday season and could provide a boost to the economy.

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