Are Gas Prices Driving the Box Office Boomlet?
Significantly, a number of people are citing high gas prices as a reason for the unexpectedly high box office totals this year. Anne Thompson sees higher gas prices as part of a “perfect storm” driving people back into theaters [pardon ...
SUBURBAN LIFE THREATENED BY GAS PRICEs
Basic household arithmetic appears to be furthering the trend: In 2003, the average suburban household spent $1422 a year on gasoline, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. By April of this year - when gas prices were about $3.60 ...
Survey says: Americans feel the impact of gas prices at the pump ...
Just this year, gas prices have skyrocketed from $2.96 per gallon (February 11, 2008) to $4.08 (June 23)—a 38-percent increase, according to data from the Energy Information Administration. (Check the latest gas prices.) Now we find: ...
How to lower gas prices…The right way.
... from a certain gas company just don’t work. Theoretically these plans work but in practicality forget it. Not everyone will stop buying gas for a day. There are real ways to lower gas prices, some are immediate and some are long term.
Low gas prices for Thursday
Santa Rosa's average price for regular gasoline was $4.549 a gallon today, according to AAA. A year ago, it was $3.245.
Among the area's typically low-price stations, these prices were reported this morning:
--$4.459 at Arco at ...
Future Gas Prices
No, honestly, this is the US government's official projection -- aka "the reference case" -- for gasoline prices, shown here in 2006 dollars. In fact, it's so official that it comes under this banner: "The tables presented here ...
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Dion Admits Gas Prices to Go Up
All carbon taxes drive up gas prices. The only difference with Mr. Dion’s plan is the lengths he has gone to hide it. This is the second stunning reversal the Dion Liberals have made this week. Liberal MP and Dion policy architect Scott ...
Free Tacos at Jack in the Box: Why Gas Prices are High?
Gas prices are so high, even corporate America has your back. We’re all probably guilty of taking a late night fast food run, but are these free tacos really a worthwhile effort to cut down on high gas prices? Probably not. ...
Gas prices fuel drop in car owner satisfaction - Los Angeles Times
DETROIT -- Drivers of new cars were less satisfied with their vehicles this year for the first time in at least five years due mainly to rising fuel prices, according to an annual survey released Thursday. The survey by the J.D. Power and Associates ...
Drivers blame D.C. for high gas prices (CNN Money)
Fed up with record gas prices, drivers often scapegoat big oil companies for high prices at the pump, but in a recent survey, more Americans directed their scorn towards Washington lawmakers.
Drivers blame DC for high gas prices
CNNMoney.com - 1 hour ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Fed up with record gas prices, drivers often scapegoat big oil companies for high prices at the pump, but in a recent survey, ...
Survey says: Americans feel the impact of gas prices at the pump ... Consumer reports
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As Gas Prices Rise, Obesity Rates Fall
Rest assured there is a silver lining in your ever-empty gas tank. As gas prices creep higher and higher each day and $3.91 a gallon is suddenly “cheap gas”, Americans are starting to change their driving habits — and their exercise ...
With Skyrocketing Gas Prices, Drivers Resort to Extreme Methods (FOX 25 Boston)
Oil prices are reaching new highs. Futures soared above $140 Thursday. Gas prices are still hovering above $4.06 a gallon. As the news gets worse, drivers are resorting to extreme and sometimes illegal methods to getting gas. FOX25's Sharman Sacchetti reports from Hampton Falls, New Hampshire, to explain.
In Progress: Gas prices hurt city's construction budget (49 ABC News Topeka)
Find out how gas prices are hurting the city's road construction budget.
Schwarzenegger: Offshore Drilling Won't Lower Gas Prices (NBC 11 Bay Area)
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger says lifting a ban on offshore drilling will not bring down gas prices or solve the nation's addiction to oil.
Democrats criticize future gas price estimates
MLive.com, MI - 2 hours ago
If NHTSA used a higher estimate for gas prices in its analysis, it could make a more cost-effective case for raising the requirements beyond 31.6 mpg by ...
$4 gas solution: More miles per gallon CNNMoney.com
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Rising Gas Prices Leading To Increase In Bike Usage (WISC-TV Madison)
Rising gas prices have people considering other modes of transportation, such as the environmentally friendly bicycle.
Gas prices rise again as supplies dip
Reuters - 4 hours ago
LONDON (Reuters) - British gas prices rose on Thursday as a sharp drop in supply from Norway pushed up the prompt and another oil market surge kept pressure ...
Gas prices rise again as supplies dip (Reuters via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News)
British gas prices rose on Thursday as a sharp drop in supply from Norway pushed up the prompt and another oil market surge kept pressure on the curve.
Rob Portman's Answer to High Gas Prices
FOXNews - 5 hours ago
SEAN HANNITY, CO-HOST: Gas prices are a major concern for Americans and a hot topic on the campaign trail. Earlier today Senator John McCain told supporters ...
Obama Continues Talking About Gas Prices
CBS News, NY - 5 hours ago
(PITTSBURGH) Tackling high gas prices has been the dominant topic of Barack Obama’s three week economy tour and today was no different. ...
What to do about high gas prices? Auburn Reporter
Offshore Drilling a Potent Issue for McCain Town Hall
More Energy Supplies, Not More Taxes and Regulations, Are What We Need Heritage.org
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CIBC report: high gas prices to take 10 million vehicles off the road by (Canadian Business)
CALGARY - Reports from two of Canada's biggest banks say rising gasoline prices are going to have a major impact on U.S. driving habits. CIBC World Markets economist Jeff Rubin says gas prices in the U.S. will hit US$7 a gallon - the equivalent of C$1.86 a litre - two summers from now.
Gas Prices Have Leveled Off, but Americans Don't Believe Spike is Over
U.S. News Rankings & Reviews, VA - 8 hours ago
Gas prices appear to have stabilized at just above $4 per gallon nationwide, but Americans apparently don't consider the plateau anything more than a pause. ...
Regional gas prices drop ever so slightly as oil moves up Sarasota Herald-Tribune
High gas prices could force me to: CNNMoney.com
Oil prices spike close to $139 after OPEC comment The Associated Press
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Gas prices fuel drop in car owner satisfaction | KXNet.com North ...
Reiten Television KXMB Bismarck, ND - 10 hours ago
And it all goes back to high gas prices. JD Power's director of product research and analysis notes that by and large, fuel economy among vehicles hasn't ...
Gas Prices Fuel Drop in Driver Satisfaction (ABC News)
Survey says gas prices led to decline in satisfaction with new cars.
Oil and Gas Prices Peaking?
Money and Markets, FL - 12 hours ago
Nevertheless, many of the so-called experts on Wall Street seem to think that oil and gas prices can't go any higher ... that China's raising its domestic ...
Gas prices hold steady CNNMoney.com
Gas prices and deaf ears The Barrie Examiner
China Raises Fuel Prices: Is this the End of the Oil boom? The Market Oracle
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Gas prices hold steady (CNN Money)
Retail gas prices have held steady while diesel prices have fallen, a daily survey by motorist group AAA showed Thursday.
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Has Speculative Trading Driven Up Gasoline Prices? Can ...
HNN Huntingtonnews.net, USA - 13 hours ago
Rahall has proposed many different options for alleviating the pressure of high gas prices on the people of southern West Virginia, and believes the ...
Speculators Blamed for High Gas Prices RetailWire (subscription)
Are high gas prices paying pensions? South Bend Tribune
House barbs fly as 'Use it or lose it' bill heads to floor Oil & Gas Journal
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Experts: Gas prices stabilizing; may drop a little
Newsday, NY - 16 hours ago
BY TOM INCANTALUPO | email@example.com Gasoline prices appear to have stabilized, albeit at a near-record level, and at least two petroleum ...
Analysis: Americans may hold a key to gas prices USA Today
Average gasoline prices down a penny from a week ago Sacramento Bee
Why So High? The New American
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Kids march to protest high gas prices
Yesterday, my seven year old and I had a conversation about high gas prices. This talk was prompted by my refusal to buy her a new pair of summer shoes and my insistence that we see the cheaper matinee showing of Kung Fu Panda rather ...
Gas prices driving California strangers to carpool (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
High gas prices are driving strangers into each others' cars in San Francisco.
Are Gas Prices Impacting New-Car Shoppers? - Pittsburgh Channel
Skyrocketing gas prices are impacting the types of vehicles that new car shoppers are considering, a new study finds. According to a Kelley Blue Book Marketing Research study, in-market new-car shoppers are looking for more fuel-efficient models and ...
More car buyers weighing hybrids, survey shows - CNN
DETROIT, Michigan (AP) -- Inspired by spiking gas prices and growing concern for the environment, U.S. consumers are showing more interest in hybrid vehicles despite their higher price tag, according to a survey released Tuesday. Rising gas prices ...
Air Travel Deals: Do New Perks Offset High Prices? - Street.Com
The cost of flying gets more and more expensive each day as gas prices continue to rise across the county. And, that doesn't just apply to the ticket prices. Most airlines are began implementing a fee to check a second piece of luggage early in 2008 ...
Suffolk eyes 4-day workweek to ease gas price woes - Newsday
Trying to combat rising gas prices, the Suffolk Legislature yesterday approved a pilot program that will allow workers to take a flextime four-day workweek or take furloughs over the next three months to cut down on commuting. However, County ...
Williams ups profit view on jump in energy prices - Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Energy company Williams Cos Inc (WMB.N: Quote , Profile , Research , Stock Buzz ) raised its profit forecast for 2008 and 2009 on Wednesday, citing surging oil and gas prices. The Tulsa, Oklahoma-based company expects 2008 ...
Gas Prices: You Think You Got It Bad? - CBS News
(CBS) Even Saudi Arabia's promise to pump more oil onto the market hasn't dropped the price of a barrel of crude, which hovered Wednesday morning at around $137 a barrel - very close to the record high hit earlier this month. CBS News correspondent ...
Angry kids protest gas prices after losing cable TV - Newsday
SALT LAKE CITY - Sadie and Pyper Vance have had just about enough of high gas prices. The sisters are still years away from being old enough to drive, but that doesn't mean the $4 per gallon price tag isn't hitting them as hard as anyone else. Cable ...
Rising Fuel Prices Prompt Students to Call for Greater Adoption of ... - MSN MoneyCentral
MADISON, Wis., June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- With gas prices pushing past $4 per gallon, distance-education programs are seeing a boost in enrollment as more students are opting to view lectures online instead of driving to class. Students at ...
Indonesia Plans To Up Gas Prices To China, Malaysia, S Korea - CNN Money
JAKARTA -(Dow Jones)- Indonesia is seeking to raise the prices of natural gas in contracts signed with buyers from China , South Korea and Malaysia , a government official said Wednesday. Indonesia has a deal to sell 2.6 million metric tons a year of ...