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Oil Tumbles to Lowest Since November as Gasoline Supplies Surge

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Oil slipped to the lowest since November as weaker demand at the start of the summer driving season led to another increase in gasoline stockpiles.

Jessica Summers and Meenal Vamburkar | Bloomberg News
June 14, 2017
Fuel

Diesel Slips 0.7¢ to $2.564, Gas Rises to $2.414

U.S. diesel and gasoline prices each made modest moves during the week ended June 5 but in different directions. Diesel slipped 0.7 cent a gallon and gas rose 0.8 cent, while crude oil dropped toward this year’s low point below $46 a barrel.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
June 12, 2017
Fuel

Crude Falls for Third Week as Glut Persists After OPEC Cuts

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Oil fell for a third week as rising supplies from the United States to Nigeria to Libya showed that OPEC is still struggling to clear a global glut.

Jessica Summers | Bloomberg News
June 9, 2017
Business, Fuel

Oil Extends Decline as US Crude, Gasoline Stockpiles Rise

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Oil tumbled to the lowest intraday level in four weeks June 7, as U.S. industry data showed an unexpected increase in crude inventories. Gasoline stockpiles also rose.

Meenal Vamburkar | Bloomberg News
June 7, 2017
Fuel

Diesel Price Dips 0.7¢ to $2.564 a Gallon

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The U.S. average retail price of diesel dipped 0.7 cent to $2.564 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported June 5.

Staff and Wire Reports | Bloomberg News contributed to this story.
June 5, 2017
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US Diesel Climbs 3.2¢ to $2.571, Reversing Five Weeks of Declines

The U.S. diesel average reversed direction and rose 3.2 cents a gallon to $2.571 on May 29, taking back more than half of the decreases from the previous five weeks combined, the Department of Energy reported.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
June 5, 2017
Government, Fuel

Controversial, Long-Shot Bid to Raise Louisiana's Gasoline Tax Dies

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The five-month campaign to upgrade Louisiana's jammed roads and bridges by raising the state gasoline tax died May 31 with little fanfare in the Louisiana House.

Will Sentell | The Advocate (Baton Rouge, La.)
June 1, 2017
Fuel

Diesel Rises 3.2¢ to $2.571 a Gallon

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The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 3.2 cents to $2.571 a gallon, the first rise in six weeks, the Department of Energy said May 30.

Staff and Wire Reports | Bloomberg News contributed to this story.
May 31, 2017
Government, Business, Fuel

Editorial: A Start to Budgeting, Not the End

The infrastructure section of President Donald Trump’s budget proposal is highly problematic in that it probably would lead to a sharp increase in tolled highways and bridges, but for now, we are hopeful that this is just an opening-round statement and not the final word on spending and taxes for fiscal 2018.

May 29, 2017
Business, Fuel

Diesel Price Falls 0.5¢ to $2.539 a Gallon

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The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped 0.5 cent to $2.539 a gallon, the Department of Energy said May 22.

Transport Topics
May 22, 2017

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