Crude oil recovers from Monday’s loss

Daniel J. GraeberNEW YORK, Jan. 26 (UPI) — Crude oil prices started Tuesday in volatile territory after giving up recent gains, but held above $30 per barrel amid modest signs of economic optimism.

Aliso gas leak effort in final phase

Daniel J. GraeberLOS ANGELES, Jan. 26 (UPI) — The steps necessary to stop the gas leak from Aliso Canyon in California is underway, though work won’t be done until the end of February, a gas company said.