Appeals Court Refuses To Rehear Everglades Drilling CaseAn appeals court Tuesday rejected a request to hold another hearing after a three-judge panel ruled last month that the state should issue a permit for exploratory oil drilling in the Everglades.
Drivers Brave Brutal Lines For Gas, Others Get First Look At HomesMotorists 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.
New Regulations Mean Vehicle Gas Mileage Will DoubleNew regulations for fuel economy will save families up to $7,400 over the life of a vehicle, according to the Obama administration.
Multi-Agency Exercise Tests Oil Spill ReadinessHas 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.
Proposed FPL Rate Hike Triggers Mixed EmotionsBecause 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.
Apple Beats Exxon As Most Valuable U.S. CompanyApple briefly surpassed Exxon Mobil as the most valuable company in the U.S. Tuesday afternoon before settling back slightly lower.
Obama Proposal Could Relieve Price At The Pumpresident 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.
Fuel Mix-Up Left Miami Drivers FumingMore 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.
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.
FDA Considers Warning Labels On Artificially Dyed FoodMost 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.