| Oct 17, 2012
| 4:56 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — In the rough-and-tumble of a town hall-style presidential debate, the facts took something of a beating Tuesday night.
Mitt Romney wrongly claimed that it took 14 days for President Barack Obama to brand the assault on the U.S....
| Oct 21, 2012
| 2:49 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Average U.S. gas prices fell more than eight cents over the past two weeks as a supply crunch eased in California, according to a nationwide report out Sunday.
The latest Lundberg Survey puts the average price of a gallon of regular...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 10:15 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County fell 4 cents Sunday to $4.486, the 13th consecutive daily decrease.
The average price has dropped 27.9 cents over the past 13 days, including 3.9 cents on...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 6:37 AM
After rising for weeks, the cost of a gallon of gasoline in Seattle has begun a steady decline.
The average local price has dropped by 3.5 cents in the last week and 7.5 cents in the last month, according to SeattleGasPrices.com. Even with the recent...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 7:35 PM
As a business consultant who spends a lot of time traversing the Valley to meet with clients, Roy Dorantes said he typically spends about $100 a week on fuel for his small pickup. Not only has the rising price of gasoline forced him to plan his trips more...
| May 15, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Not long after the Maryland General Assembly last adjourned back in mid-April, gasoline prices were approaching $4 a gallon. Currently, a price-conscious shopper can purchase a gallon of regular unleaded in the Baltimore area for as little as $3.50....
| May 16, 2012
| 8:56 AM
Crude oil futures tumbled to a six-month low overnight amid worries about oversupply in the U.S. and political instability in Greece.
West Texas Intermediate futures slumped $2.17 on the New York Mercantile Exchange to $91.81 a barrel in midday trading,...
| May 23, 2012
| 12:11 PM
Brace yourself for another hike at the pump.
"I expect stations to increase prices as much as 10-35 cents per gallon by the conclusion of the weekend, with some stations starting to raise prices immediately," senior petroleum analyst Patrick DeHaan of...
| May 25, 2012
“I’m a student at Smithsburg High School, and I just want to let you know, Smithsburg does not have a four 90-minute period block. It actually has a schedule where there are two 45-minute periods, then two 90-minute periods, and then two 45-...
| May 24, 2012
| 11:31 AM
This weekend marks the beginning of summer vacation season for many Marylanders. From graduating students to young families, singles and seniors, the preferred place to be over Memorial Day weekend is generally Ocean City or the nearby Delaware beaches....
| Aug 26, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Q: Regarding the Aug. 2 Morning Call article about vehicles fueled by natural gas, maybe I've been missing something, but how do users of alternatively powered vehicles pay road-use taxes equivalent to the state and federal gasoline taxes the rest of us...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 11:15 AM
Tropical Storm Isaac is curtailing oil production along the Gulf of Mexicoand threatening refineries, which could send already rising gasoline prices up another 10 cents in the coming week.
The U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, which...