The Associated Press

US crude oil, the benchmark for December deliveries, rose $4.44 to $92.61 a barrel on Friday. Brent crude for January delivery rose $3.90 to $98.57 a barrel.

Wholesale gasoline for December deliveries rose 4 cents to $2.73 a gallon. Heating oil rose 4 cents to $3.91 a gallon in December. Natural gas rose 42 cents in December to $6.40 per 1,000 cubic feet.

Gold for December delivery rose $45.70 to $1,676.60 an ounce. Silver for December delivery Rose…