Latest Fuel dispenser Stories

2008-03-20 06:10:00

The price of premium-grade gasoline has been rising faster than you can say Mercedes-Benz. But as pump prices rise, fewer consumers appear willing to spring for the costlier fuel.

2006-05-10 16:36:23

By Bernie Woodall BEVERLY HILLS, California (Reuters) - A couple of attendants washed the windows, checked the tires and pumped $4.299-a-gallon premium into a behemoth Cadillac Escalade as digit counters zoomed toward $100.

2005-10-21 19:33:25

You fill up your "empty" fuel tank at the gas station and the pump charges you for more gallons than the tank's rated capacity. Are you being deliberately overcharged?

2005-08-31 19:13:40

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. retail gasoline prices will vault well over $3.00 per gallon in most parts of the country as early as this weekend after Hurricane Katrina devastated the energy industry in the Gulf Coast, analysts said Wednesday.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.