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Massachusetts gas prices at highest level in 7 years

Oct. 18, 2021 15:52 PM EDT

WESTWOOD, Mass. (AP) — Gas prices in Massachusetts have surged to their highest level in seven years, AAA Northeast said Monday. With a 9-cent increase from a week ago, the average cost of a gallon of gas in the state is up to $3.27, the highest it's been since October...

Rhode Island gas prices soar to highest level in 7 years

Oct. 18, 2021 12:24 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The average price of a gallon of gasoline in Rhode Island shot up 9 cents in the last week to its highest level in seven years, AAA Northeast said Monday. Gas is now selling for an average of $3.26 per gallon, which is 18 cents higher than a...

Gas prices rise in NJ, around nation amid high crude prices

Oct. 16, 2021 09:32 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices jumped up again in New Jersey and across the nation, due in large part to high crude oil prices, analysts said. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $3.31, up six cents from a week...

Gas prices soar in northern New England

Oct. 11, 2021 10:39 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Gas prices have risen in all three New England states over the course of the past week. Prices in Maine rose 9.5 cents per gallon to $3.20, according to GasBuddy, which does a daily survey of 1,228 stations in the state. Prices are more than a...

Average US price of gas up by 6 cents per gallon to $3.31

Oct. 10, 2021 14:56 PM EDT

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline jumped 6 cents over the past two weeks, to $3.31 per gallon. That’s $1.07 more than a year ago. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday the rise...

Gas prices continue unseasonal rise in NJ, across the nation

Oct. 09, 2021 10:27 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices are continuing their unseasonal rise in New Jersey and across the nation and remain more than $1 per gallon higher than they were a year ago. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was...

Boris Johnson brushes off UK woes, vows to transform economy

Oct. 06, 2021 10:53 AM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Prime Minister Boris Johnson shrugged off Britain's problems of empty gas pumps, worker shortages and gaps on store shelves as he told fellow Conservatives on Wednesday that the U.K. would emerge from Brexit and the coronavirus pandemic as a more productive and...

UK military begins fuel delivery amid driver shortage

Oct. 04, 2021 05:48 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — British military personnel have begun delivering fuel to gas stations after a shortage of truck drivers disrupted supplies for more than a week, leading to long lines at the pumps as anxious drivers scrambled to fill their tanks. About 200 service...

Johnson eyes post-COVID economy as UK Conservatives meet

Oct. 03, 2021 13:24 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was ready to take “bold decisions” to rebuild the economy after the coronavirus pandemic as his Conservative Party met Sunday for its first annual conference since 2019. The Tory conference opened Sunday in...

US private equity firm wins auction for Britain's Morrisons

Oct. 02, 2021 11:47 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — An American private equity group saw off a rival to narrowly win the battle to buy British supermarket chain Morrisons following a dramatic auction Saturday for the company. Britain's Takeover Panel said New York-based Clayton, Dubilier & Rice...