Crude oil futures settle at their lowest since July 10, influenced by strong increases in U.S. supplies of crude and gasoline. "Consumption of gasoline is down by over half a million barrels a day due to Sandy. Nothing Obama does will impact crude in the short term." But traders surely are keeping a nervous eye on a potential fiscal cliff. WTI crude -4.8% to $84.45, Brent crude -3.9% to $106.72.