Gas Pump Handles To Lose 'boots'

Even though there's been little change in gas prices recently, drivers could soon see changes in the look of the pumps they use to fill up.

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    WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
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    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
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    The Obama administration has declined to label China a currency manipulator, although it says China's currency remains significantly undervalued. More
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  • Drivers turn to generic gas
    And at a time when pump prices have risen sharply ... "I saw the price and needed gas," said Fields, who handles marketing for her family's Ellicott City restaurant and fills her Land Rover with premium. "I pulled in because I saw the price.
    10/2/2015 - 6:46 pm | View Link
  • Letter: Who benefits by self-serve gas pumps in New Jersey?
    Paul Sarlo (D-Bergen) want to change the present law to have consumers stand out in the snow, freezing weather, pouring rain and handle dirty, smelly gas pump handles. They also want to make a large group of people lose their jobs who now perform that ...
    06/1/2015 - 7:31 am | View Link
  • Jersey Strong…but not strong enough to pump gas
    Yes, Bruce Springsteen is a musical genius and Taylor-brand pork roll is a delicious foodstuff and jug-handles just make good sense as a ... Reingold decided to offer the consumer a choice by opening up a 24-pump gas station on Route 17 in Hackensack.
    05/19/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Microsoft wants your next gas stop to feature a cloud-connected experience
    While Azure handles the information transferred to customer and stores ... Customers can seek out the nearest Kwik Check locations, reserve a pump and find out if each location is car wash ready, and whether it has an ATM and other services.
    03/24/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Gas pump handles filthiest in study of public surfaces
    Gas pump handles turned out to be the filthiest surface that Americans encounter on the way to work, according to a study released on Tuesday by Kimberly-Clark Professional, a unit of personal hygiene giant Kimberly-Clark Corp. A team of hygienists swabbed ...
    10/24/2011 - 11:57 pm | View Link
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    Buy Generac 6596 Direct. Free Shipping. Tax-Free. Check the Generac 2800 PSI (Gas - Cold Water) Pressure Washer ratings before checking out.
    10/6/2015 - 5:33 am | View Website
  • Briggs & Stratton 20501 2700 PSI Gas
    Buy Briggs & Stratton 20501 Direct. Free Shipping. Tax-Free. Check the Briggs & Stratton 2700 PSI (Gas - Cold Water) Pressure Washer ratings before checking out.
    10/6/2015 - 2:34 am | View Website
  • gas-turbine engine |
    Gas-turbine engine, any internal-combustion engine employing a gas as the working fluid used to turn a turbine. The term also is conventionally used to describe a ...
    10/5/2015 - 3:57 pm | View Website
  • How to Pump Gas (with Pictures)
    How to Pump Gas. Whether you're a new driver or live in an area where the law prohibits customers from pumping their own fuel, this is an important skill for driving ...
    10/5/2015 - 3:42 pm | View Website
  • Saving Energy with a Heat Pump
    I’m thinking of getting an air source heat pump before next summer, and my Dad just got one. He’s a plumber and got one for cost and installed it himself, so it ...
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