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Downstream Oil and Gas Activities

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  • California Faces Gas Station Headache

     
    More than 60% of California???s 11,000 gas stations have missed the deadline for installing toxic-vapor scrubbers for their pumps and will be subject to fines and perhaps even closure. Lawmakers are scrambling to extend the deadline or pass legislation...
  • 10 Tips Gas Stations Don't Want You to Know

     
    MSN Money compiled a list of 10 things that could potentially save you money next time you go to the gas station. It turns out that gas stations, oil companies, credit card companies and a host of others may not......
  • Suburban Dad Vacation: Hidden Gems, Nasty Surprises

     
    Not every feature was readily apparent on the Sprinter. Here are some gems and surprises we uncovered on our trip. Hidden gem: For this trip, we bought a converter to plug into a 12-volt outlet that gave us a household......
  • Two Cars Stolen From Same Couple, Same Week

     
    It was a bad week for a couple in Ypsilanti, Mich., when car thieves managed to steal both of their vehicles in the same week. Although you???re probably going to have less sympathy for them after learning what happened. While......
  • Billy Carter's gas-station: Historic site

     
    by Mark Silva Fill 'er up, with Blly Beer. There's been a certain climate change since Jimmy Carter came to Washington as president, leaving behind a younger brother Billy and a dispensary of hometown wisdom at his gas station in......
  • Shallow Thought Wednesday

     
    Multimedia Editor and Resident Cheeseburger, Wings and Gas Station Food Expert John Lindner continually surprises me. First of all, he's convinced he had cholera last week when he missed his deadline. I find that unlikely. My guess is too much......
  • Bush can go to... : Rahm Emanuel

     
    by Frank James Rep. Rahm Emanuel, one of Congress's best trash talkers, has some ideas on where President Bush can go. Riffing off Bush's recent farewell tour to Europe, Emanuel, chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, suggests, tongue-in-cheek, the...
  • Gas Theft on the Rise

     
    Who would have thought when it came out in theaters that the movie ???Mad Max??? would someday look so eerily prescient? Gas and diesel theft has become rampant in the age of $4 gas. Although specific statistics on fuel theft......
  • GOP hits Dems on nationalizing refineries

     
    (Charles Riede, AP File Photo) by Frank James When Rep. Maurice Hinchey, a New York Democrat, broached the idea for the nationalization of the nation's oil refineries at a Capitol Hill press conference yesterday, it was a safe bet......
  • An Obama-approved list of jokes

     
    by James Oliphant Humorist Andy Borowitz (he probably hates being called that), writing Thursday on the Huffington Post, addressed the difficulty late-night talk show hosts are having making fun of Barack Obama. He supplied some jokes 100-percent approved...
  • Gas-Saving Moment of the Day: Pay Cash

     
    This gas-saving tip does not mean you should always pay cash, so pay attention. Some gas stations are offering reduced gas prices for customers who pay in cash. This is because when you pay with a card, the credit-card company......