Georgia-based Colonial Pipeline says the gas is flowing again but it could take days before it's totally back to normal. A cybersecurity attack forced a temporary shutdown and panic-buying that drained supplies.
By Tom Foreman Jr., Jeff Martin, Ben Finley, Associated Press
Oil traders therefore have much reason to be nervous. But they aren’t.
By Scott L. Montgomery, The Conversation
Protesters angered by Iran raising government-set gasoline prices by 50% blocked traffic in major cities and occasionally clashed with police Saturday after a night of demonstrations punctuated by gunfire, in violence that reportedly killed at least one person.
By Jon Gambrell, Associated Press
Retail sales dropped in September by the largest amount in seven months, possibly signaling that rising trade tensions and turbulent markets are having an impact on consumer spending.
By Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press
By Thomas Maxwell
Despite lower prices at the gas pump -- welcome news for the millions of travelers hitting the road during the holiday season -- the drop is unlikely to be a net gain for the U.S. economy.
By PBS NewsHour, Nick Schifrin
Gas prices have jumped in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, with about 20 percent of refinery capacity along the Texas Gulf Coast offline. The national average for regular gas is now $2.59 a gallon, 23 cents higher than a week…
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
The petroleum reserve was created in the wake of the 1970s Arab oil embargo and stores oil at four underground sites in Texas and Louisiana.
By PBS NewsHour
The price of a gallon of gas is expected to go up this week along the East Coast, due to a leaky gas pipeline in Alabama. The pipeline delivers more than a million barrels of gasoline every day from Gulf…
By Kamaria Roberts
Plunging oil prices and a local bidding war drove gas prices to less than $1 in one central Michigan town Sunday.
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