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An oil tanker, right, cruises past a new liquefied natural gas tanker at the Cheniere terminal in Cameron Parish, La. (Michael Stravato/The New York Times)

Flotilla of European gasoline tankers fuels U.S. driving binge

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Surging demand and rising prices for gasoline in the U.S. are luring about double the number of tankers compared with 2014, boosting shipping rates to the highest seasonal levels in seven years.
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Gasoline prices dropping again across Texas

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Of the major metro areas in Texas, drivers in El Paso were paying the most while motorists in Beaumont paid the least.
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Gasoline below $2 could return this fall if crude prices continue dropping

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Gasoline prices in the U.S. will likely slide somewhat from a national average of $2.77 over the next few weeks. Experts then expect a substantial decline in late summer and fall, pushing average gasoline prices in some low-price states below $2 a gallon again.
Motorists drive past a gas station selling regular unleaded gasoline for less than $3.00 a gallon Nov. 26 in Independence, Mo. The nationwide average price for a gallon of gas was up to $3.25, according to AAA Monday. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Americans to celebrate Independence Day with road trips

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Americans have driven a record 987.8 billion miles in the first four months of 2015, and they’ll be filling up on the cheapest July 4 gasoline in five years.
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Gasoline prices across Texas up a nickel this week

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AAA market experts believe gas prices are nearing a seasonal high. Officials cite the completion of seasonal refinery maintenance and abundant crude oil supplies.
Petrol Prices At U.K. Gas Stations As Price Of Oil Continues To Fall

One place in the U.S. where gas is still expensive

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Drivers on the East Coast, hooked up by pipelines to a bounty of supply from Texas and Louisiana refineries, are paying a record 88 cents a gallon less than their western counterparts, weekly Energy Information Administration data show.
(AP file photo/Mike Derer)

AAA: Millenials are finally buying gasoline

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Americans under 35 are almost twice as likely as those above that age to report driving more because of the $1-a-gallon drop in prices at the pump over the past year.
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UT Energy Poll: Americans say gasoline prices are geting better (but they’re still too high)

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With fuel costs plummeting alongside the collapse in crude oil, more Americans feel they’re getting a fair price at the gasoline pump now than at any time since late 2011.
(AP Photo/Reed Saxon, file)

Americans drove more than 3 trillion miles last year

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The 33 percent slide at U.S. pumps, combined with an improving job market, touched off a national spending spree on sport utility vehicles, vacations and Christmas presents.
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U.S. consumer spending on fuel at a six-year low in January

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According to the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis, Americans spent 21 percent less on gasoline, electricity and gas services in January than at the same time last year.