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After Sandy, NY Creating Gas Reserve To Prevent Shortages

AP | Posted 10.27.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York is creating the nation's first state gasoline reserve to prevent shortages during emerge...

Bloomberg: Gas Rationing Could Extend Past Thanksgiving

| Posted 11.16.2012 | New York

By Jill Colvin, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer NEW YORK CITY — The city’s odd-even gas rationing system could last through Thanksgiving, Mayor Micha...

I Feel Gassy, But I'm Happy

Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH | Posted 01.08.2013 | New York
Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH

Last night at my daughter's family bat-mitzvah class we along with about five other families discussed with a student-rabbi the importance of having a sense of purpose in life. And that surge of fulfillment you get with that sense of accomplishment.

Man Arrested For Allegedly Hoarding Gasoline

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 11.06.2012 | Money

One man's quest to help his neighbors on Saturday ended in arrest. Yunus Latif, 47, of New York City, tried to get gasoline for his neighbors in Ri...

GOT GAS!! SO COME AND GET THIS PHAT ASS

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 11.07.2012 | Business

With gas shortages plaguing the East Coast in Hurricane Sandy's aftermath, some are hoping gas-thirsty residents will go to extreme lengths to get the...

Bianca Bosker

Twitter Is Such A Gas. A Tank Of It, To Be Precise

HuffingtonPost.com | Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.05.2012 | Technology

Dennis Jones has less than half a tank of gas to get him from New Jersey to Brooklyn and back. When he runs out, he won't check Yelp or Google Maps fo...

Gas Black Market Emerges In Sandy's Wake

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 11.05.2012 | Money

As gasoline prices plummet nationwide, a gas black market is emerging in Hurricane Sandy's wake. Despite promises that gas supplies would rebound...

Bonnie Kavoussi

All Talk, No Gas

HuffingtonPost.com | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 11.04.2012 | Business

For days, leading officials in the region devastated by Hurricane Sandy have offered assurances that crippling shortages of gasoline would soon be rem...

Bonnie Kavoussi

Gas Shortage Likely To Last For Several More Days

HuffingtonPost.com | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 11.11.2012 | Business

Even as power returns to parts of the region assailed by Hurricane Sandy, millions of drivers seeking gasoline appear likely to face at least several ...

Gas Shortage Could Go On For Days

AP | Posted 11.03.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Mayor Michael Bloomberg says that fully resolving the shortages at gas stations could take a few days. Bloomberg spoke at a briefing Satu...

Christie Orders Gas Rationing In Some Counties

AP | Posted 01.03.2013 | Green

TRENTON, N.J. -- Motorists in 12 northern New Jersey counties will be allowed to buy gasoline just every other day under an order by Gov. Chris Christ...

Alice Hines

Gas Shortage Crippling Sandy Aid From Food Banks And Charities

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice Hines | Posted 11.03.2012 | Business

At 3 p.m. on the Friday after Hurricane Sandy hit New York City, the St. Jacobi church in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, was overflowing with boxes of water b...

Were You Affected By Hurricane Sandy? (POLL)

Posted 11.02.2012 | MarloThomas

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Cuomo: 'No Reason To Panic' Over Gas Shortage

AP | Posted 11.02.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he's signed an executive order waiving a requirement that fuel tankers register and pay tax before unloadi...

Emmeline Zhao

High School Students Offer Overnight Solution To Gas Station Crises

HuffingtonPost.com | Emmeline Zhao | Posted 11.09.2012 | Education

The millions out of power in areas affected by Superstorm Sandy have been struggling to find gas stations still open with resources. But one group of ...

Mark Gongloff

Gas Problems Could Get Worse

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 11.02.2012 | Business

Gasoline shortages are hobbling businesses and hampering recovery efforts throughout communities hard hit by Hurricane Sandy, a situation that experts...

Russians in Georgia, Chavez in Moscow, Gas Panic In Atlanta Georgia. Whodunit??

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

The more vulnerable we feel, the more self-assured and bombastic Chavez and his Russian friends become.

Americans are driving much less; But one area of the country can't get any gas or diesel at all

Steve Parker | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steve Parker

Gas shortages through a major swath of the country? Stations running dry? Welcome Back, 1974! When does the rationing start ... again? Americans are ...

Atlanta is Burning: Where's the Gas?!?

Ben Arnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ben Arnon

After listening all weekend to friends' stories about waiting in long lines to fill up their cars, it was finally my time to experience this situation first-hand yesterday.

Mysterious Duo Hands Out Cash At Gas Pump

Hartford Courant | Andrew Porter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

PLAINVILLE -- Gayle Kilburn thought it would be just another expensive stop at the pump when she filled up her Chevrolet Impala Thursday morning. But...