Obama to push BP escrow fund
BURAS, LA. President Barack Obama will press BP executives this week to set up an escrow account to pay damage claims by individuals and businesses hurt by the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
NEW YORK. The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the United States fell about 11 cents in the last three weeks, according to the latest Lundberg survey.
The national average for self-serve, regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.72 a gallon on June 11, down 11.26 cents per gallon since the last survey on May 21, the nationwide Lundberg survey of U.S. gas stations showed.