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Drivers Brave Brutal Lines For Gas, Others Get First Look At Homes

Motorists increasingly desperate for a fill-up fumed in long lines at gas stations and screamed at each other Friday as fuel shortages in Superstorm Sandy’s wake spread across the metropolitan area.

CBS4–11/02/2012

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New Regulations Mean Vehicle Gas Mileage Will Double

New regulations for fuel economy will save families up to $7,400 over the life of a vehicle, according to the Obama administration.

CBS Miami–08/29/2012

(Source: CBS4)

Multi-Agency Exercise Tests Oil Spill Readiness

Has South Florida readied itself for an oil spill disaster like that seen in the Gulf oil spill in spring 2010? New oil drilling on Cuba’s waters brings reason for concern.

CBS Miami–08/09/2012

(Source: CBS4)

Proposed FPL Rate Hike Triggers Mixed Emotions

Because fuel costs are expected to go down in 2013, so consumers should not see higher bills. However, outside factors could push fuel prices up, meaning the new rates would impact wallets.

CBS Miami–08/09/2012

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Apple Beats Exxon As Most Valuable U.S. Company

Apple briefly surpassed Exxon Mobil as the most valuable company in the U.S. Tuesday afternoon before settling back slightly lower.

CBS4–08/09/2011

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Obama Proposal Could Relieve Price At The Pump

resident Barack Obama and automakers ushered in what could be the largest cut in fuel consumption since the 1970s on Friday with a deal that would save drivers money at the pump and dramatically cut heat-trapping gases coming from tailpipes.

CBS4–07/30/2011

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Fuel Mix-Up Left Miami Drivers Fuming

More than a dozen South Florida drivers were fuming Tuesday night after they say they got some bad gasoline at a gas station, causing their cars to stall shortly after filling up.

CBS Miami–05/11/2011

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Crude Oil Prices Are Down, Will Gas Prices Follow?

When oil prices go up, gas prices follow. So, shouldn’t the opposite also be true? Maybe not.

CBS Miami–05/05/2011

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FDA Considers Warning Labels On Artificially Dyed Food

Most people don’t read the entire nutrition labels on what they buy. If they did, they might be surprised to see how much of our food is “artificially” colored to make it look better.

CBS4–03/30/2011

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