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Satellite image of Hurricane Sandy (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

Opinion: Another Hurricane Reminds Us Of The Need For An Effective Administration

The 2012 presidential campaign between President Obama and Mitt Romney will be book-ended by hurricanes.

10/26/2012

This BP gas station is part of the SoHo historic district. (credit: CBS 2)

Gas Station In SoHo Now Part Of Historic District, Effectively Making It A ‘Landmark’

It’s a pain in the gas to be the owner of one service station on Houston Street. New York City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission decided that the station is part of the expanded historic district in SoHo, which was put in place to preserve ornate, cast iron buildings nearby.

04/09/2012

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Schumer Demands Probe Of Oil Refiners’ Profits

New York’s Senator Charles Schumer wants to know why New York gas prices are still so high, saying he suspects prices are being artificially inflated.

05/29/2011

Offshore oil platforms are seen near Santa Barbara, CA - Jul 21, 2009 (credit: David McNew/Getty Images

New Jersey Environmentalists Keep Eyes On House Vote On Offshore Drilling

Those for lifting the moratorium say increasing oil supplies will help lower gas prices, but the Sierra Club’s Jeff Tittel says it’s not worth threatening beaches.

05/10/2011

CITGO gas prices

City Councilman: Gas Price Gouging Found On Hutch Parkway

AAA said the average cost of a gallon of gas jumped about 15 cents last week. Drivers are on the lookout for price gouging, but one local official said the city is allowing it to happen right under its nose.

02/28/2011

The "Bad Planning" Halloween costume - Photo: HalloweenExpress.com

BP Costume Hot For Halloween This Year

It may not be the scariest Halloween costume ever, but the BP oil spill outfit is definitely unique.

10/11/2010