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Drivers still seeing lower gas prices in NJ, around nation

Dec. 14, 2019 11:22 AM EST

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Drivers are still seeing a decline in prices at the pump in New Jersey and around the nation amid lower demand and higher gasoline stocks. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $2.55, a penny lower than a week ago. Drivers were...

Average US price of gas drops 1 penny per gallon to $2.65

Dec. 8, 2019 4:30 PM EST

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has dipped 1 penny per gallon (3.8 liters) to $2.65 over the past two weeks. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey says Sunday that further cuts to retail gas prices are unlikely because crude oil costs are on the...

Motorists see prices at the pump dip following holiday

Dec. 7, 2019 5:14 PM EST

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists are seeing prices at the pump dip a bit in New Jersey and around the nation. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $2.56, a penny lower than a week ago. Drivers were paying $2.49 a gallon at this time a year ago. The...

Rhode Island gas prices up 2 cents per gallon

Dec. 2, 2019 11:43 AM EST

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The average cost of a gallon of gasoline in Rhode Island has inched up 2 cents. AAA Northeast reports Monday that self-serve, regular is now selling for an average of $2.51 per gallon, which is 7 cents lower than the national average and 8 cents lower than the prices in Rhode Island...

Gas station strike paralyzes Lebanon as crisis deepens

Nov. 29, 2019 1:06 PM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — Angry motorists blocked roads with their vehicles in Beirut and other parts of Lebanon on Friday, creating traffic jams to protest a strike by owners of gas stations demanding an increase in gasoline prices as the local currency drops and the nation slides deeper into a financial crisis. The...

Rhode Island gas prices remain unchanged

Nov. 25, 2019 2:17 PM EST

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island gasoline prices are holding steady and remain unchanged since last week. AAA Northeast said Monday that a gallon of self-serve, regular is still selling for an average of $2.49. Rhode Island’s current price is a dime lower than the national average, and 15 cents...

Average US price of gas drops 3 cents per gallon to $2.66

Nov. 24, 2019 2:15 PM EST

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has dipped 3 cents per gallon (3.8 liters) to $2.66 over the past two weeks. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey says Sunday retail gas prices may continue to drop a few more pennies in late November as gasoline...

Gas prices down a bit in Vermont, unchanged in Maine, NH

Nov. 18, 2019 10:35 AM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — There’s been little change in northern New England’s gas prices over the last week. The latest GasBuddy surveys show that the average price of gas in Vermont dropped 3 cents, to $2.59 a gallon. But prices were unchanged in New Hampshire at $2.45 a gallon, and in Maine, at...

Protests grip major Iran cities over gas prices; 1 killed

Nov. 16, 2019 8:27 PM EST

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — 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. The...

Motorists seeing slightly lower gas prices in New Jersey

Nov. 16, 2019 10:18 AM EST

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists are seeing slightly lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $2.58, which is down a penny from last week. Drivers were paying $2.65 a gallon a year ago at this time. The national...