Contact Us
Make My Homepage
gas

gas

Cameron Spencer, Getty Images
Cameron Spencer, Getty Images
[

Will Uninsured Drivers Still Be Able to Buy Gas?

Uninsured driving is a serious matter in the eyes of the government, but perhaps none more so than for UK officials. In fact, some government authorities from across the pond would like to prohibit gas stations from letting those people fill up their tanks.

Read More|Comment

Category: Auto, National News Tags: ,
Joe Raedle, Getty Images
Joe Raedle, Getty Images
[

Gas Prices Could Hit Record High This Year — Dollars and Sense

If it seems like it’s costing more and more to fill up your gas tank, it’s not just your imagination.

On average, a gallon of fuel costs 22 cents more than it did at this time last year. Worse yet, experts think it’ll climb higher still.

Read More|Comment

csessums, Flickr
csessums, Flickr
[

Gas Prices Drop as Consumer Demand Falls

Thanks to a steep drop in crude-oil prices, gas costs have fallen below $3 a gallon in parts of Michigan, Missouri and Texas, and are expected to decline in many other states as well.

Call it an unexpected bright spot in the global economic crisis. Now that drivers have cut back on trips, shippers are moving fewer goods, and vacationers are staying closer to home, the demand for gasoline, diesel and jet fuel has fallen accordingly. And as we all learned in Economics 101, less demand equates to lower prices.

Read More|Comment

Category: Business, Economy, National News Tags:
(Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
(Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
[

Stockmarket Madness Is Enough To Drive Us All Crazy

I don’t understand all aspects of the markets.  I admit that.  But even a couple of insiders and experts I’ve talked to recently are rubbing their heads and saying the same thing.  This is all very, very confusing

Read More|Comment

(Photo by Darren McCollester/Newsmakers)
(Photo by Darren McCollester/Newsmakers)
[

Gas On My Mind

If ever we have ridden an emotional roller coaster as a society, the last three years have certainly been just that.  $4.11; $1.89; $3.25;$3.99; $3.57-nauseous yet?  Gas dove to a soft-bottomed $3

Read More|Comment

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
[

Oil, Gas, Losing Some Hot Air?

Oil was trading slightly lower today and gas futures fell so much so that trading was briefly halted.  Indicators show that our consumption has fallen for several weeks now.  Leave us your comments and tell us if you're driving less

Read More|Comment

(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
[

It’s A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Gas Pump

the guy on the other side of the pump starts talking to me. "This is crazy!", he declares. "Yep, sure is", said I. Things went down hill from there. Most of the language he used I can't use on the air

Read More|Comment

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
[

Texas City Leak May Further Impact Gas Prices

Tell us what you think.  Leave your comments below!

As if the rabid speculation in the market hasn't put enough hot air under into the price of oil, we're now beginning to see details emerge about a leak at a refinery in Texas City....click here

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalk1290.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on NewsTalk 1290 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on NewsTalk 1290 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!