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States With the Highest Gas Prices

After remaining persistently high early in the summer, gasoline prices have tapered slightly in recent weeks. Drivers in some states, however, continue to feel the pinch at the pump. National ...
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Gas Prices Drop Below $3.50 in 11 States

If analysts need any early signals that the drop in oil prices has begun to affect gasoline prices, it is the fall off in the cost of an average gallon ...
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EIA Forecasts Higher Gasoline Prices in 2014

The July forecast from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) calls for the price of a gallon of gasoline to fall from a second-quarter average of $3.68 to an average ...
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Gas Prices Rise Above $4 in Several States

The AAA forecasts that gasoline prices over the July 4th holiday will be the highest since 2008. Hurricane Arthur, creeping up the East Coast, may drive them even higher in ...
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Fourth of July Gasoline at Six-Year High

Citing the continuing violence in Iraq, AAA on Monday said that U.S. drivers will pay more for gas this Fourth of July weekend than they have since 2008. Gasoline prices ...
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Gas Prices Move Toward $4

Gasoline prices, which have been inching higher for months, now top $3.67 per gallon for regular, on average, nationwide. At some point, the rising price will batter consumer spending, although ...
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Five Top Stocks That Could See a Boost From Summer Heat

With more and more utilities counting on natural gas to help power their plants and deliver electricity, temperature forecasts are critical. Higher and prolonged summer temperatures increase electricity demand, which ...
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Gas Prices in California Rise Above $4 as Oil Prices Surge

As oil prices rise above $107, probably headed toward $110, the average price of a gallon of regular has topped $4 in California, and is moving rapidly in that direction ...
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Crude Oil Inventories Fall as Gasoline Inventories and Prices Rise

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 600,000 barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial crude ...
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More Than Half of States Report Rising Gas Prices

The effects of the turmoil in Iraq have started to drive oil prices higher. Whether coincidental or not, gas prices have recently risen across 26 states. Among them is California, ...
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Oil Rise Could Push Gas to $4

The price of crude futures reached $107 on concerns about the unrest in Iraq. That is the highest it has been since September, and several analysts expect the price to ...
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Will Sharp Rise in Crude Increase Gasoline Prices?

The turmoil in Iraq is raising concerns about the ability of the country to continue delivering about 3.3 million barrels of crude a day to the global supply. Iraq is ...
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Have Consumers Given Up on Hybrids?

Here are two numbers that tell an interesting story:  As a group, gas-electric hybrid vehicles had a 3% share of the U.S. market in the first quarter. That’s down from ...
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Gas Prices Above $4 in California

The price of an average gallon of regular remains above $4 in California, home to about 12% of Americans. While prices in general have leveled off, the trend has not ...
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Gas Prices Edge Up

Americans are paying more at the gas pump this week, with the national average price for regular gasoline clocking in at $3.690 per gallon Monday, up $0.016 from a week ...
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