Gas prices up 5 cents this week, 52 cents from 2017

Leading up to Memorial Day weekend, gas prices nationwide are up 5 cents from last week and are 52 cents higher than a year ago.
0:54 | 05/22/18

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Drivers get ready to dig deeper into your pockets because gas prices are on the rise nationwide the average for a gallon of regular nearly three bucks just a few cents lower than new Jersey's average the statewide average in both new York and New Jersey however is just over three dollars and topping all of them. Is New York City with an average of 315. According to triple A gas prices are rising on average by a penny every day. Stay in time for Memorial Day don't think that was intentional do you and the summer travel season. Most recently SP threatened that re imposition of very harsh sanctions against Iran which is the fourth largest oil producer in the world. We could see some. Experts say crude oil prices have hit their highest level in more than three years and are expected to keep climbing dragon gas prices up. In the past it never fails I just think and it's always just wasted plea during high travel time this timing on how bad.

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