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LukOil in South Plainfield, N.J. on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Some Lukoil Stations In NJ, Pa. Raising Prices To More Than $8 A Gallon In Protest

Franchise owners reportedly claim they are being gouged by the company, saying they are forced to pay anywhere from 5 to 20 cents more per gallon than their competitors.

09/12/2012

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Fuel Costs Up 18 Cents Nationwide Thanks To High Crude Prices, Other Factors

The Lundberg Survey of fuel prices puts the average price for a gallon of regular at $3.69, about 8 cents higher than the same time last year.

08/13/2012

Cortlandt Ridge apartment complex - Ossining, NY (file / credit: Solomon Organization)

Ossining Townhouse Complex Goes Two Weeks Without Gas

For two weeks now, there have been no hot showers and hot plate cuisine has been the order at the Cortlandt Ridge townhouse complex in Ossining, WCBS 880′s Sean Adams reported.

05/24/2012

Gas prices in the Tri-State area (credit: CBS 2)

Gas Prices Dropping Sharply In New Jersey

Motorists are seeing sharply lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey.

05/12/2012

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Ask Asa: How To Decipher Your Utility Bill

Deciphering a utility bill can be very confusing. Recently, a Long Island man found charges on his bill that didn’t seem to add up. He decided to contact CBS 2′s Asa Aarons to find out what was driving up the cost of his gas.

05/09/2012

Gas Pump (file / credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

New York Senator Takes Aim At Gas Cash-Credit Price Gap

Many gas stations charge a little more for credit card purchases, but some stations on Long Island have a differential of up to $2 a gallon.

04/24/2012

Gas Station (file / credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Gas Price Gap Between Credit And Cash Up To $2 A Gallon At Some L.I. Stations

At one Gulf station in Medford, gas is going for $3.99 a gallon with cash but $5.99 a gallon with credit.

04/20/2012

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Debate Over Gas Drilling Continues In New York

Environmentalists say gas drilling risks contaminated water wells and air pollution. The industry says those fears are exaggerated and that the process been used safely on tens of thousands of wells.

03/31/2012

Foggy skies and gas from a refinery caused a suspicious glow in New Jersey on Saturday night. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Officials Explain Mysterious Glowing NJ Sky

Officials say a mysterious glow that lit up the sky over parts of northern New Jersey early Sunday morning was nothing to be concerned about.

03/25/2012

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5 Tips To Save Gas

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to save energy on the road, which in turn could help you spend less on gas.

03/23/2012

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Law Enforcement Officials Conduct Overnight Gas Sting Operation On Long Island

Authorities pulled over tanker trucks just off the Long Island Expressway that they suspected were transporting under taxed fuel onto Long Island.

02/29/2012

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Gas Mileage Tops List Of Vehicle Purchase Reasons

Check out the top five vehicle purchasing reasons. You may be surprised by what came in last.

02/02/2012

People wait in line for gas during a mandatory evacuation in preparation for Hurricane Irene August 26, 2011 in North Cape May, New Jersey. (Photo by William Thomas Cain)

NJ Officials Investigating Claims Of Price Gouging In Wake Of Irene

Roughly 50 people have called New Jersey’s Division of Consumer Affairs about price gouging of gas, batteries, bottled water and hotel rooms.

08/31/2011

Water Main Break (credit: CBS 2)

Hundreds Will Be Without Water And Gas For Days In Washington Heights

Friday’s 12-inch water main break continued to cause problems for hundreds of residents in Washington Heights.

08/13/2011

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New York Inspector General Finds State Gas Pumps Ripe For Theft

An investigation reveals the temptation to steal gas from New York’s state-owned fuel pumps has apparently been too great for some workers.

06/30/2011

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