Increased Gas Taxes, Vehicle Fees To Fund California Road Repair DealFuel taxes and vehicle fees are set to increase for California residents after state lawmakers passed a major transportation funding deal championed by the governor.
Ford Says Hybrid Police Car Catches Bad Guys, Saves Gas TooThe next time the cops chase you down for speeding, they could be driving a fuel-efficient gas-electric hybrid.
California Legislature Approves Tax, Fee Hike For RoadsCalifornia lawmakers on Thursday approved a $5-billion-a-year plan to boost California's gas and vehicle taxes to pay for major road repairs, handing a victory to Gov. Jerry Brown who has lobbied for years for money to fix crumbling highways and bridges.
Lawmakers: Gas Tax, Driving Fee To Fund Proposed $52B Plan To Fix California's RoadsCalifornia's governor and legislative leaders on Wednesday proposed raising $52 billion to fix the state's roads through a big increase in the gasoline tax along with higher car registration fees and a $100 charge on emission-free vehicles.
US Gas Prices Down A Penny Over 2 Weeks, To $2.34 A GallonThe average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline dipped about a penny nationally during the past two weeks, to $2.34.
Judge Tosses Lawsuit Alleging NJ Worker Was Fired For Passing GasA federal judge has dismissed a discrimination lawsuit that said one of New Jersey's top pork roll makers fired a worker for passing too much gas.
Saudi Oil Minister: Low Oil Prices To Continue Until Smaller Producers Forced OutSaudi Arabia's oil minister says production cuts to boost oil prices won't work, and that instead the market should be allowed to work even if that forces some operators out of business.
Panel Approves Natural Gas Operations Moratorium After Southern California LeakThe bill would require Southern California Gas Co. to test all wells at its Aliso Canyon facility near Los Angeles before it can resume storing gas.
Experts Investigating Root Cause Of High Gas Prices In CaliforniaA state panel is meeting Monday to investigate why California gas prices are consistently higher than the national average and whether state lawmakers can do anything about it.
‘Meter Creep’ Leaves Customers Paying For Gas That Was Never PumpedJon Westerman of Rio Linda posted a video on Facebook after a recent trip to the pump to get gas for his boat left him charged up.
Gas Shut Off To Thousands In Discovery Bay Due To 'Structural Damage'PG&E crews are in Discovery Bay working to restore heat to thousands of customers, one home at a time.
Gas Prices Still Falling As Crude Oil Costs NosediveThe price of gasoline nationwide keeps dropping.
Renters Living Out Of Their Vehicles As Apartment Repairs Drag On In CarmichaelRenters shut out of their Carmichael apartment complex after it was closed by code enforcement are now living in their cars in their own parking lot.
Gas Leak Forces Evacuation Of Homes In Elk Grove Neighborhood OvernightSeveral Elk Grove residents were awoken early Monday morning by firefighters after a vehicle crashed into a home and caused a natural gas leak.
Ford Recalls More Than 450K Vehicles For Fuel-Leak RiskFord is recalling nearly 452,000 midsize cars because the gas tanks potentially can leak fuel.