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Gas Remains Above $3 in 7 States

The cost of gasoline is still low compared to a year ago and has flattened recently at about $2.76 for the average price for a gallon of regular nationwide. However, there are ...
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The 5 States With the Most Expensive Gas Prices

People like to complain about gasoline prices. After all, it comes straight out of your pockets when you drive to work. You immediately feel the economic consequences. It also gives ...
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Why the Government Is Adding to Strategic Petroleum Reserve

In the week ending May 29, the United States added 499,000 barrels of crude to the nation’s Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR), bringing the total to 692.346 million barrels. Since the ...
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Average Gas Price Rises to $2.75

Gasoline prices have reached $2.75, as the price of crude oil has surged. The price of an average gallon of regular nationwide was $2.60 just a month ago. Most evidence ...
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Gas Prices Jump Above $3 in 7 States

Just ahead of the Memorial Day weekend, one of the periods when Americans are on the road in the greatest numbers, gasoline prices have moved above $3 in seven states. ...
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Americans Spend Gasoline Savings on Rent, Food

The average U.S. household is expected to save about $650 to $700 annually while gasoline prices remain at their current low levels. That savings was projected to be a boon ...
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Gas Jumps Above $3 in 4 States

The increase in the price of oil has begun to affect gasoline prices. The average cost for a gallon of regular has reached $2.62, up from $2.41. The higher price pushed gas above $3 ...
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Most Americans Say Gas at $2.50 a Gallon Is Too Expensive

The average American household has spent nearly $400 less on gasoline so far in 2015 than it did in the same amount of time in 2014. But 83% U.S. drivers ...
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Gas Moves Back Toward $3

Gasoline prices, based on the average for a gallon of regular, were $3.67 nationwide a year ago. In some parts of the country, including California, the price was closer to ...
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Gas Prices Head Back Toward $2

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) issued a report suggesting gasoline prices will remain low through the summer months. The forecast of average gas prices was low enough that some portions ...
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Gas Prices Above $3 in California

The national average price for a gallon of gasoline on Sunday morning was $2.429. The highest price among all 50 states was California’s $3.205 per gallon, more than a nickel ...
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Gas Price Still Above $3 in California

California suffers from a perfect storm of conditions that keep gasoline prices high. While most states have prices of an average gallon of regular below $2.50, California's is $3.21. In some ...
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Cities Where Gas Is Plunging Toward $2

When oil prices dropped toward $45 in early February, gasoline prices followed, moving below $2 a gallon in some parts of the country. Now crude prices have dropped below $45 and ...
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Hedge Funds Boost Short Positions as Oil Rig Count Falls Again

In the week ended March 13, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 866, compared with 922 in the prior week and 1,461 a year ...
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States With the Highest Gas Prices

Gas prices in every state are higher than they were one month ago.  While the nationwide average price of $2.45 per gallon is far lower than levels one year ...
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