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UK mulls calling in army to help ease gas shortage at pumps

Sep. 27, 2021 06:41 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Lines of cars formed at some British gas stations for a fourth day on Monday, as the government mulled sending in the army to help ease supply disruption triggered by a shortage of truck drivers. Brian Madderson, chairman of the Petrol Retailers...

UK gas stations run dry as trucker shortage sparks hoarding

Sep. 26, 2021 14:48 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Thousands of British gas stations ran dry Sunday, an industry group said, as motorists scrambled to fill up amid a supply disruption due to a shortage of truck drivers. The Petrol Retailers Association, which represents almost 5,500 independent outlets,...

Average US price of gas up by a penny per gallon to $3.25

Sep. 26, 2021 14:04 PM EDT

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline went up by a penny over the past two weeks, to $3.25 per gallon. That's $1 more than a year ago. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday the small...

Gas prices stabilize or dip in NJ, around nation at large

Sep. 25, 2021 09:55 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices have stabilized or even dipped in New Jersey and around the nation as a whole, analysts say. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $3.22, unchanged from a week ago. Drivers were...

Gas prices tick up in NJ, increase around nation at large

Sep. 18, 2021 11:09 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices ticked up again in New Jersey and also increased around the nation as a whole as Gulf Coast refineries remain shuttered following recent storms. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday...

AP FACT CHECK: Biden's shaky claims on jobs, gasoline

Sep. 17, 2021 07:23 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Boasting that government policies can make a difference in improving the economy, President Joe Biden went too far Thursday in taking credit for job growth since taking office. He also made a dubious suggestion that wrongdoing is behind higher...

AP FACT CHECK: Biden's shaky claims on jobs, gasoline

Sep. 16, 2021 20:19 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Boasting that government policies can make a difference in improving the economy, President Joe Biden went too far Thursday in taking credit for job growth since taking office. He also made a dubious suggestion that wrongdoing is behind higher...

Tesla builds 1st store on tribal land, dodges state car laws

Sep. 15, 2021 18:18 PM EDT

NAMBÉ, N.M. (AP) — Carmaker Tesla has opened a store and repair shop on Native American land for the first time, marking a new approach to its yearslong fight to sell cars directly to consumers and cut car dealerships out of the process. The white-walled,...

Average US price of gas rises 2 cents per gallon to $3.25

Sep. 12, 2021 13:46 PM EDT

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline went up 2 cents over the past two weeks, to $3.25 per gallon. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday the increase resumes the climb in gas prices the past ten months,...

Gas prices tick up in NJ, dip around nation at large

Sep. 11, 2021 10:27 AM EDT

Gas prices ticked up slightly in New Jersey and dipped a bit around the nation at large with the end of the summer driving season. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $3.21, up a penny from a week ago. Drivers...