| Oct 9, 2012
| 9:02 AM
Skyrocketing gas prices have created a new issue for California candidates to grapple with ahead of the Nov. 6 election, and could affect some of the tax measures on the ballot, observers say. Assemblyman Jeff Miller (R-Corona), who is locked......
| Oct 6, 2012
| 2:52 PM
With gasoline prices in California setting new record highs, police in one Northern California community are dealing with gas thieves. Police in Roseville are looking for gasoline thieves who struck two stations, taking nearly 1,000 gallons of the...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:32 AM
It's common to see "requires 91 octane gasoline for best performance" on the fuel door of sports or luxury cars. So, we scratch our heads when we see the same premium recommendation on a family car, hybrid or non-performance car.......
| Sep 17, 2012
| 5:20 PM
Eyeing the Royal Farms sign advertising a gallon of premium gas for $3.99, Taryn Gross-Ojekwe's jaw fell open.
"When it is going to cease?" she said of the price, which has climbed steadily over the past few weeks. "Just within the last few days, it...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 8:32 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County rose Sunday for the 10th consecutive day, increasing 1.4 cents to $3.782.
The average price has increased 10.6 cents over the past 10 days, including 1.3...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 11:51 AM
RICHMOND, Calif. -- A fire at Chevron Corp.’s Richmond oil refinery could cause gas prices to spike around the state, but it is unclear for how long, experts say.
The fire is having an immediate impact on spot prices for the state's expensive blend...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 8:26 AM
The average price for a gallon of gasoline in Seattle is up 18 cents over the past week to $3.87, according to SeattleGasPrices.com. The price of $3.87 per gallon is 10 cents higher than the same time last year. It is also 30 cents up from a month ago....
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:44 AM
People who drive electric cars pay the equivalent of $1.51 per gallon of gas in fueling expense in California but only 83 cents in North Dakota, according to new federal government figures.
The Energy Department data show the wide variability between...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 5:20 AM
There's a difference between data and information. Information has context and relevance. It's the building block of knowledge. Data can be trivial: meaningless facts. How many rivets are there in the Eiffel Tower? I don't know, and I don't care unless...
| May 29, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Gasoline prices are only slightly below levels set in 2011 and 2012, according to Energy Department statistics. But even a relatively small decline is enough to dent the used car auction prices of hybrid vehicles and the retained value of electric...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 5:00 AM
A recent article ("Pumping Up the Price" Feb. 26) on gasoline prices should make it clear to readers that the price of gasoline is no longer the result of inefficient fuel use or too much demand. Unfortunately the focus of the article was evidently on the...