Expect to pay more at the pump. Conflicts in Iraq have substantially caused gas to go up.
Motorists in Maryland are paying three cents more at the pump when compared with a week ago.
There is an economic side to the escalating violence in Iraq. The country is OPEC’s second largest producer of oil. If Sunni Muslim militants gain control of the oil fields, that could drastically affect supply.
Motorists in Maryland are paying two cents more at the pump when compared with a week ago.
Pain at the pump. With the arrival of spring, gas prices soar to a six-month high. According to AAA Mid-Atlantic, it’s going to get worse.
A fight at the pump. Some Howard County business owners are trying to tighten regulations to keep new gas stations out.
Ocean City officials say a church fire that killed the pastor was caused by a man who put gasoline on himself, set himself on fire and ran into the church ablaze.
How do Maryland drivers feel about the state’s new gas tax? A new Gonzales Poll asked a sampling of registered voters likely to vote in next year’s election.
“It’s very, very affordable, less than two dollars a gallon,” says Kelly Blue Book analyst Alec Gutierrez. “It get’s you HOV access in states like California. But, the big, big hurdle is the infrastructure isn’t quite available yet.”
A fire official says a man has been flown to the hospital after setting himself on fire on the National Mall.
Gas prices in the Mid-Atlantic region are down five cents from a week ago.
Now that the summer travel season has come to an end, AAA Mid-Atlantic says gasoline prices should start to decline due to weaker demand.