Gas Prices

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Consumer Advocates Want More Transparency Amid Gas Price Spikes

Consumer advocates are working on a plan to get oil companies to open up their books amid a recent spike in gas prices.

05/15/2015

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LA, OC Gas Prices Up More Than 30 Cents Since Last Week

It’s not a hallucination – Los Angeles-area gas prices are really up more than 30 cents since last week.

04/29/2015

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Southland Motorists To Experience Temporary Hike In Gas Prices

Southland motorists should expect an increase in gas prices after refinery issues in Northern California.

04/27/2015

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Decreased Output At NorCal Refinery Leads To Gas Price Jump

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County jumped 5.9 cents Friday to $3.321, and a gasoline expert blamed the hike on reduced production at a Northern California refinery.

04/24/2015

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Report: Californians Spent $1 Billion More On Gas In March Than Rest Of The Nation

Representatives with Consumer Watchdog say California drivers spent $1 billion more on gasoline in March than the rest of the nation.

04/09/2015

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Gas Prices Drop For 35th Consecutive Day In LA, Orange Counties

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped Thursday for the 35th consecutive day.

04/09/2015

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Gas Price Swings Prompt Questions About California’s Market

State lawmakers on Tuesday questioned the recent wild swings in California’s gas prices and asked whether state regulators can do more to reduce market volatility.

03/24/2015

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Southern California Gas Prices Among Nation’s Highest

Gas prices in the Southland are among the highest in the nation and, according to one expert, are predicted to climb as the economy continues to grow.

02/27/2015

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Gas Prices Jump 12 Cents Overnight

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County jumped 12.1 cents to $3.396, the largest daily increase since Oct. 6, 2012 and the highest amount since Oct. 28 of last year.

02/27/2015

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State Lawmakers Set To Discuss Recent Rise In Gas Prices

State lawmakers have scheduled two hearings for March to discuss the recent spike in gas prices in California.

02/26/2015

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LA Gas Prices Hit $3 Mark

The average prices of a gallon of self-serve regular gas in Los Angeles County has topped $3 for the first time since December.

02/23/2015

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Blast At Torrance Refinery To Increase Gas Prices, Economist Predicts

An explosion at a large refinery in the South Bay will likely cause a ripple effect at the gas pump with prices predicted to increase.

02/18/2015

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Gas Prices In Southland Drop To Lowest Levels In Nearly 6 Years

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped Sunday to its lowest amount since May 18, 2009.

01/18/2015

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Experts: Plunging Gas Price Fueling Record Traffic

Experts say Southern California’s freeways have become more congested as the price of gas has plunged to its lowest point in more than five years.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/18/2014

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Experts Expect Gas Prices To Spike Come New Year’s Day

Motorists better take advantage of the historically low gas prices they have been enjoying recently, because that trend will end come New Year’s Day.

12/16/2014

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