Crude oil closes above $95 a barrel

Jan. 18, 2013 at 4:20 PM

NEW YORK, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- The price of crude oil rose 7 cents during trading Friday to settle at $95.56 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange.

Gasoline added 3 cents to finish at $2.80 a gallon.

Home heating oil rose 3 cent to $3.05 a gallon.

Natural gas climbed 7 cents to end the trading session at $3.57 per million British thermal units.

At the pump, AAA reported the national average price for regular unleaded gasoline rose to $3.293 per gallon from Thursday's $3.292.

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