The average price for regular unleaded gas in the Los Angeles and Long Beach areas this weekend is $3.76 per gallon, according to AAA, up almost 70 cents from past year at this time. The American Automobile Association says drivers are about to pay the highest gas prices since 2014.
The good news? This might be the peak.
AAA says 15 states are averaging $3 a gallon or more. The highest recorded average price per gallon in greater Chicago was $4.51 in 2012; the record for Chicago was $4.68 that same year, AAA figures show. That's up 25 percent from the year-ago average of $2.37. "You have to factor in the gas prices when you are taking your trips", said Anthony Devoue of West Philadelphia. MS is the cheapest place to buy gas in America, with an average price of $2.654 a gallon. Supplies are running more than a million barrels under where they were a year ago. AAA also says that Boston and NY are two top travel destinations for the weekend, which is sure to lead to congestion on major highways such as the Massachusetts Turnpike and Interstate 95.
The higher prices are due to OPEC production cuts while there is increased demand for oil.
Iran deal is kaput: Crude prices are up $10 a barrel since President Trump backed away from the Iran nuclear deal. "Compared to an average of the last three Memorial Day weekends, pump prices are almost 50 cents more expensive and climbing", Jeanette Casselano, a AAA spokesperson, said earlier this week.
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Yet, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has employed an investigation team to Utah for investigating the case. A Tesla spokeswoman, Keely Sulprizio, did not immediately respond to an emailed request for comment.
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These higher prices, however, aren't keeping holiday travelers home.
When it comes to fuel efficiency and running air conditioning, Milani says newer cars are built for comfort and to be fuel efficient, so it's best to do your usual summertime driving habits. So, to help you get more bang for your buck, we've mapped out some of the cheapest places to get gas in the Triangle - well, at least for today!
But even as the prices are surging, there are ways to save at the pump.
"The Saudis are quite enjoying $80 prices", said Michael Tran, global energy strategist at RBC Capital Markets.
Haris Sohail (21*) and Azhar Ali (18*) showed great composure to stay unbeaten at the crease at the stumps on day 1. Mark Stoneman's dismissal for four continued his unprofitable alliance with Alastair Cook at the top of the order.
A Washington State driver recently made a startling discovery when he stopped to pump gas: a handgun had impaled his auto . When he stopped at the gas station, he found the handgun lodged barrel-first into his bumper.
It also will be available to purchase through ESPN Plus, where consumers can purchase and view UFC pay-per-view events. The overall UFC schedule will not ultimately change much going from FOX to ESPN, outside of the change of networks.
The Celtics are too good at home: In order for the Cavaliers to reach the NBA Finals, they will now have to win Game 7 in Boston. As officials and other players intervened Celtics guard Terry Rozier raced into the fray and pushed Nance. "We didn't play well".
Earlier this month, the Dominican Republic established diplomatic relations with China and severed ties with Taiwan. The Beijing-sceptic leader has since refused to agree with China over the fact that Taiwan is part of "one China".
Outlawing it has never stopped it from happening, it's only made it more likely that women will suffer while trying to access one. The same hashtag was used in the same-sex marriage referendum in 2016, encouraging ex-pats overseas to return to Ireland to vote.
Additionally, TransLink, a transit system based in Vancouver, has also separated itself from the 80-year-old. In a statement to CTV News, the credit card company said it was aware of the allegations against Freeman.
It's main goal is to root out traders that are set on manipulating the market in their favour through nefarious actions. Bloomberg first reported the investigation, which is being coordinated with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission .
Google clarified that YouTube Music is not meant to replace Google Play Music , as they'll apparently coexist. Luckily, if you were already a YouTube Red subscriber, they'll let you keep your existing price point.
However, Apple does provide links on how to get that data, along with a Frequently Asked Questions page to help users out. For example, you won't be able to make iTunes purchases, access iCloud email addresses or send iMessages to your friends.
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