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Gasoline Prices

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Saving At The Pump: Is A Gas Rewards Card Right For You?

Gasoline prices are dropping a little, but we’re still paying an average of $3.80 per gallon for regular unleaded in the Chicago area. One way to save at the pump is by using a gas rewards credit card. There are a lot of them out there, so CBS 2′s Dorothy Tucker looked at how to choose the best one for you.

07/21/2014

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As July 4 Nears, Gasoline Prices Dip In Chicago

Gasoline prices nationally are expected to be at their highest mark in six years, but at least in Chicago prices are dropping.

07/01/2014

Bad Gas

U.S. Gasoline Prices Nearing Six-Year High

The average U.S. price for a gallon of gasoline is approaching its highest level in six years.

06/18/2014

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Chicago Gasoline Prices Spike To Highest Levels In Six Months

Gasoline prices in Chicago are at their highest levels in six months.

03/03/2014

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Gas Prices Up Slightly, Long-Term Outlook Favors Drivers

Gas prices in the Chicago-area are a bit higher now than they were a week ago, but one analyst predicts smooth sailing ahead for drivers.

12/16/2013

Gasoline is well over $4 a gallon in Chicago. (CBS)

Gasoline Prices Spike Again In Chicago

Gasoline prices are on the rise once again in Chicago, spiking more than 18 cents in the past week.

07/15/2013

Gasoline is well over $4 a gallon in Chicago. (CBS)

Average Gasoline Prices Drop 11 Cents In Week

Average retail gasoline prices in Chicago have fallen nearly 11 cents per gallon in the past week.

10/01/2012

Gasoline is well over $4 a gallon in Chicago. (CBS)

Chicago Can Expect Weekend Spike In Gasoline Prices

Hurricane Isaac is expected to create a spike in prices at the pump.

08/28/2012

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Pump Getting More Painful

Thursday in Chicago, regular unleaded was running $3.67 a gallon. Friday, it was up to $3.74 – more than 20 cents higher than it was last week.

02/24/2012

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Pump Pain Returns To Chicago

Just when we were all starting to feel a little relief, they’re back. High gas prices are making a return, at least in Chicago. CBS 2′s Mai Martinez reports.

06/06/2011

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Memorial Day Gas Prices Expected To Rise In Chicago

As motorists hit the road for the Memorial Day weekend, they can expect to pay a lot more at the pump than a year ago.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2011

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Gas Prices Near $4 A Gallon At Some Chicago Stations

The price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline crept close to $4 at some Chicago stations, as prices at the pump spiked almost 10 cents over the weekend.

02/28/2011

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Gas Prices Continue To Spike In Chicago Area

You’re not seeing things. The price of gasoline is shooting up to levels that Chicagoans haven’t seen in a couple of years.

02/25/2011

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Cab Fare To Spike 50 Cents As Gasoline Costs Rise

Riding a cab in Chicago is about to get a bit more expensive.

01/03/2011