A bipartisan effort by lawmakers in Sacramento to delay an upcoming increase in gas prices appears to have stalled Monday.
A new proposal would raise the national gas tax by 12 cents per gallon over two years in order to boost the Highway Trust Fund.
Oil industry analysts are warning a brewing civil war between Islamic militants in Iraq could potentially send gas prices soaring here in the Southland.
Southland truck drivers and local business leaders Thursday staged a protest over what they say is a hidden gas tax under California’s “cap and trade” program.
Authorities Thursday were investigating an explosion at a home in Ventura County.
The driver told police he confused the gas pedal and the brake.
San Bernardino County prosecutors will not file charges against a Southern California Gas Company meter reader who allegedly struck and killed a dog at a Redlands home, according to officials.
Gas prices in Southern California are continuing to skyrocket.
Classes at Alhambra High School were back in session Tuesday after reports of a gasoline smell forced students to evacuate, authorities said.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose Wednesday to its highest amount since last summer, according to industry officials.
It’s been a while since Southland drivers have suffered a gas price shock.
A natural gas line ruptured at a construction site in Mar Vista Monday, prompting officials to close a nearby street.
AAA says the average price of a gallon of gas now tops $3.93 in L.A. County.
The Los Angeles City Council moved Friday to make L.A. the biggest city in the nation to approve a moratorium on a controversial oil and gas drilling practice.
The state Board of Equalization voted Tuesday to reduce a gasoline tax by 3.5 cents per gallon — but that doesn’t mean consumers will see a dip at the pump.