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Diana and good morning everyone last -- big drop in oil prices is making its way into your gas tank.
Gas prices finally sliding slightly over the weekend after going up for 44 straight days.
The new national average -- 396 per gallon according to -- -- some analysts predicting this -- will continue through early June.
Checking the price of low this morning it's recovering some of last week's losses right around -- hundred dollars about right now.
And checking the markets this morning first let's take a look at Europe.
We're stuck there are starting the week lower at London Paris and Frankfurt all down he in here in the US futures are pointing to a higher open.
-- currently about 45 the NASDAQ up fourteen and S&P up almost five points.
And jury deliberations will continue today -- one of the biggest insider trading cases in history.
Fox business's Adam Shapiro is outside the federal courthouse with the latest hi Adam.
Good morning Diane it's day four of the current jury's deliberation that we had to reset last week.
When an alternate juror was seeded and and other jurors and -- -- bookkeeper was actually dismissed because of medical reasons.
So they'll get under -- roughly 9:30 this morning mr.
Roger rob them expected to be here in court he came back to court on Friday after missing a few days last week.
He had emergency surgery on his foot for an infection return to court Friday with -- one of those -- Medical devices on his foot we've not seen him arrive yet he is expected here momentarily.
If you're keeping score on how long the jury takes liberate.
Keep in mind that other past jury deliberations involving.
Alleged financial crimes I have taken quite a long time for it to the 2005.
Chief executive -- -- -- from -- -- He was acquitted after 21 days by is very courtside Dennis Kozlowski.
-- in 2005 was convicted after eleven days of deliberations.
So again it is day for mr.
Roger -- them facing fourteen counts five and conspiracy nine -- insider trading a criminal offense.
And the jury should get back underway this morning at about nine there.
-- Thanks Adam the decline in home prices is showing no signs of slowing down at home values are down 3% in the first quarter compared to last year.
That's according to the real estate website zillow dot com it's the biggest court of the drop since the end of 2008.
The reason a lot of foreclosed homes are on the market dragging down the selling price.
The government may not profit from its first offering of AIG shares according to the Wall Street Journal the -- is starting to promote its -- -- this week.
In the past few months AIG shares have tumbled.
The journal says investors would like to pay roughly five dollars less than the current market price which on Friday was thirty dollars and seventy cents.
But for the treasury to break even on its stake shares would have to be about 2870.
High level economic meetings between the US in China are set to take place this week.
They'll be too big issues discussed the US wants China to let its currency float and China wants the US to raise the debt ceiling.
China holds more than one trillion dollars of US treasuries.
If the debt ceiling isn't raised interest rates will go up and the value of those holdings we'll go down.
The Mississippi River is rising in near record levels threatening major flooding in the south for more on the floods meteorologist Maria Molina is in the Fox Business weather center Andrea.
Kind of morning -- that's right in Mississippi River on the rise basically -- -- state of -- we're starting to see it slowly receding but still major flooding going out there across the city up.
He really -- and then -- this will be seen that river crest as we head into late tonight and also tomorrow morning at around 48.
He heading downstream those areas will continue to see major flooding including the state western parts of the state of Mississippi down into Louisiana where.
Those areas won't see the river crash until about may 21 or 22 -- this is going to be an ongoing event here.
Throughout the month of may otherwise further north -- had a storm system moving through producing a slight risk for some severe weather.
Brian -- now let's take a look at the medals silver and gold are both up right now.
Gold of about thirteen dollars an ounce silver up almost you Imus in the morning continues right now on Fox Business.
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