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Latest World oil market chronology from Stories

2014-03-04 04:20:15

AURORA, Ill., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For those who have been waiting throughout this extreme winter for signs of spring, the slow but steady climb of gas prices as March begins is one of the first indicators. Gas price averages started the year off relatively low due to less driving and decreased demand, but prices are starting to rise as many refineries begin seasonal maintenance. Illinois and Indiana drivers are currently paying on average $3.70 and $3.61 respectively for a gallon...

2013-10-01 04:20:10

AURORA, Ill., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Gas price averages for Illinois and Indiana have dropped significantly with drivers currently paying on average, $3.48 and $3.34 respectively for a gallon of regular unleaded. Gas prices dropped $.28 in September in Illinois and $.34 in Indiana, marking the largest monthly decline since October 2012. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100506/AAACHILOGO) In September in Illinois, gas prices averaged $3.65, which was down $.06 from August and...