Crude oil back to less than $96

Feb. 8, 2013 at 5:54 PM

NEW YORK, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Crude oil dropped modestly Friday, giving up 17 cents to $95.77 per barrel Friday in New York.

Reformulated blendstock gasoline gained 2.88 cents to $3.0457 per gallon on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Heating oil added 1.75 cents to $3.2325 per gallon.

Natural gas shed 3.1 cents to $3.265 per million British thermal units.

At the pump, the national average price of unleaded gasoline rose to $3.567 per gallon from Thursday's $3.555 per gallon, AAA said.

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