Oil prices rise on surprise drop in US crude and fuel inventories

NEW YORK, Sept 28 (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Wednesday on unexpected declines in U.S. crude and fuel inventories, offsetting downward pressure from the continued strength of the U.S. dollar. Brent crude futures were up $2.33, or 2.7%, at $88.60 a barrel as of 11:05 a.m. EST (1505 GMT). U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) … Read more