On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate crude oil shed 14 cents to $85.65 per barrel. Home heating oil gained 0.15 cents to reach $2.9285 a gallon. Reformulated blendstock gasoline added 0.4 cents to $2.6145 a gallon. Natural gas gained 1.1 cents to $3.423 per million British thermal units.
At the pump, AAA reported a national average price for regular unleaded gasoline at $3.328 per gallon, down from Monday's $3.34.
Exploding whale video goes viral on Internet
Reindeer recovered after escaping from Santa during lighting ceremony