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Mark Phelan: Fuel-saving tips for winter driving

Winter weather can reduce your fuel economy up to 34 percent, but a few simple steps can lessen its impact on your budget.

Cold temperatures decrease vehicle efficiency in a number of ways -- engine and transmission friction increase with cold ...

Plunging oil prices choke off boom in California

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- Each year, the American Association of Drilling Engineers hosts a meeting here affectionately called the Liar's Club.

A cocktail-fueled crowd hears oil companies' well-drilling and production forecasts -- estimates often so...