Gas Prices

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Consumer Watchdog: SoCal Oil Refiners Double Profits While Gas Prices Soar

As gasoline prices have continued to soar in recent weeks, most of the state’s oil refineries have reportedly raked in more profits than ever.

07/22/2015

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Consumer Groups Demand Gov. Brown Steps In As Gas Prices Continue To Soar In SoCal

Prices continued to soar Monday at gas stations across Southern California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/13/2015

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LA, OC Gas Prices Skyrocket

Los Angeles and Orange County overnight saw the largest one-day price hike in months.

07/10/2015

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Why Experts Say California Drivers Now Paying More For Gas Than Most States

GasBuddy.com analysts say Northern California drivers will also have a jump in prices but it will likely be half the increase seen in Southern California.

07/08/2015

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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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