Oil Prices

Keystone XL Pipeline (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Both Sides In Keystone XL Debate Bend Facts

Let’s check some of the claims about the pipeline as a bill approving it heads toward likely passage by the Republican-led Senate and a veto by President Barack Obama.


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Small Cars Boost Auto Sales In April

Small cars sold briskly in the U.S. last month, as gasoline prices topped $4 a gallon and some buyers worried about shortages of Japanese-made vehicles.


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Los Angeles County Gas Prices Increases Slow Down

Gas prices rose again Tuesday, but only slightly, which could mean the increases may end soon.


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Southwest Joins Other US Airlines In Raising Fares

Southwest Airlines Co. has joined a sweeping increase of $10 in the price of many domestic round-trip airfares, citing the need to offset high fuel prices.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/07/2011


Oil Rises To Near $90 Per Barrel Amid Egypt Strife

Oil prices moved up to near $90 a barrel Monday as anti-government protests continued to rock Egypt and threatened to spread unrest across the oil-rich Middle East.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/31/2011