Pipeline Firm Told California Oil Spill 'Extremely Unlikely'Nearly 1,200 pages of records, filed with state regulators by Plains All American Pipeline, detail a range of defenses the company established to guard against crude oil spills and, at the same time, prepare for the worst should a spill occur.
Wildlife Activists Blame Natural Spill For Influx Of Oil-Coated BirdsDozens of oiled seabirds have been found beached and covered in oil along the Santa Barbara coast this month, animal rescue officials said Monday.
Brown Order May Take 'Couple Of Days' Before Gas Prices FallGov. Jerry Brown on Monday said an effort to drive down the cost of gasoline could take some time before drivers feel any relief.
SoCal Gas Prices Higher After Irene Batters East CoastHurricane Irene may be on her way into Canada, but she has left a mess of gas prices here in the Southland.
Analysts: Tumbling Gas Prices Are A Sign Of Economic WoesGas prices are down across the Southland due to the falling cost of crude oil. While this may ease pain at the pump, financial analysts say the faltering prices are just another indication that the economy is struggling yet again.
US To Tap Crude Oil Reserve In 'Unprecedented' MoveThe U.S. could soon be swimming in crude oil after a decision to release up t0 60 million barrels from the nation's Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
LA Professor Calls For Statewide Oil Drilling TaxA local college professor is leading the charge to tax every drop of crude oil pumped in California.
San Gabriel Valley Station May Have Highest Gas Prices In USIf you're anywhere near Azusa Avenue in Covina, you might want to think twice before pulling into the nearest gas station.
SoCal Gas Prices Soar; Highest Since Fall '08he 12th increase in 13 days has seen local pump prices hit their highest point in nearly two-and-a-half years.