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Why California Drivers Pay Highest Gas PricesThe national average is $2.12 per gallon. California drivers pay $2.78.
Judge Rejects Proposed Settlement Deal In Class-Action Suit Against LADWPA judge Tuesday rejected a proposed settlement but suggested revisions to the deal that may bring overcharged ratepayers one step closer to getting their money back.
Consumer Advocates Denounce Proposed Settlement With DWP On OverbillingConsumer advocates held a news conference in Santa Monica Monday to urge the Mayor of Los Angeles and the city attorney to renegotiate the proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit against the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.
Consumer Watchdog: California Drivers Getting Gouged At The Gas PumpGas prices may be dipping this week, but California drivers continue to pay much more than the rest of the country, according to a watchdog group.
Consumer Watchdog: SoCal Oil Refiners Double Profits While Gas Prices SoarAs gasoline prices have continued to soar in recent weeks, most of the state's oil refineries have reportedly raked in more profits than ever.
OC Family Pushes For Late Daughter's 'Right To Be Forgotten' Online The family of an Orange County woman killed in a 2006 car crash is still fighting to keep graphic pictures of her death off the Internet.
Report: Californians Spent $1 Billion More On Gas In March Than Rest Of The NationRepresentatives with Consumer Watchdog say California drivers spent $1 billion more on gasoline in March than the rest of the nation.
Report: Calif. Drivers Paid $550M More For Gas Than Rest Of USRemember last month when gas prices were soaring? A new reports says here's how bad it really got.
Watchdog Group Calls For Probe Into Jump In Gas Prices After Torrance Refinery BlastA Southland consumer advocacy group called for an investigation Friday into alleged price manipulation at the pump after a sharp jump in local gas prices following an explosion at a Torrance refinery.
Report: Ex-Calif. Regulators Helped Boeing Derail Santa Susana CleanupFormer state regulators allegedly helped officials with Boeing derail the cleanup of a partial nuclear meltdown site in Simi Valley, according to a new report.
Consumer Advocacy Group Wants Auto Insurance Companies To Stop Granting Professional DiscountsA consumer advocacy group is calling on the California insurance commissioner to stop allowing automobile insurance companies to grant discounts for those who belong to professional organizations.
Consumer Group Says Comparison Shopping On Google Can Cost You PlentyWith the start of the holiday shopping season just days away, a consumer group says taking Google along with you to compare prices might end up costing you twice as much.
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