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U.S. crude oil floods into Italy as Libyan supplies falter

The U.S. is turning into a stable supplier of crude oil that can go to market, especially when unrest affects other oil-producing regions, energy fellow Jim Krane tells Reuters: https://reut.rs/2NEukgV