Low Oil Prices -- NPR's Madeleine Brand reports oil prices have fallen to a 10-year low. A barrel of oil sells for 9 dollars less than it did just four months ago. That's good news for gas consumers, but crude oil producers are worried. They say a continued drop in prices could force them out of business. This is leading some producers to seek help from the government.
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Low Oil Prices

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Low Oil Prices

Low Oil Prices

Low Oil Prices

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— NPR's Madeleine Brand reports oil prices have fallen to a 10-year low. A barrel of oil sells for 9 dollars less than it did just four months ago. That's good news for gas consumers, but crude oil producers are worried. They say a continued drop in prices could force them out of business. This is leading some producers to seek help from the government.