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  • Flights resume from Israel’s airports, but fuel crisis continues

    May 6, 2011 | 11:32 am

    Israel’s Ben Gurion International Airport resumed flights Friday after jet fuel contamination halted all outgoing flights Thursday afternoon.

    Friday morning, the airport was permitted to tap into emergency jet fuel supplies to enable grounded planes to fly to refueling stations in...

  • Iran removing nuclear fuel from plant

    February 28, 2011 | 10:25 am

    Iran is removing the nuclear fuel from its Russian-built Bushehr nuclear power plant.

    Iran told atomic inspectors from the United Nations nuclear watchdog International Atomic Energy Agency last week that the plant had a serious problem, the New York Times reported Feb. 25.


  • Smug Alert

    By Rob Eshman

    March 8, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Click the BIG ARROW to see Rob Eshman's new
    bio diesel VW and watch him drink a bio diesel Martini

    Last week I bemoaned the fact that former Gov. Tom Vilsack, the only presidential candidate with the ideas and track record to wean America off foreign oil, dropped out of the race....

  • Prop. 87 fuels high octane fight on oil production tax

    By Idan Ivri

    October 19, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    In August 2006, the average price of gasoline in California was $3.20 per gallon. Today, with the summer demand faded, it still hovers at $2.60. Politicians and interest groups know that Californians want answers and solutions, and they also know that the election season is upon...
  • Fuel for Fear

    By Mike Levy

    July 4, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    An FBI warning that Al Qaeda might attack Jewish targets with gasoline trucks ignited widespread concern in Los Angeles and fueled heightened security in Jewish communities nationwide this week.

    From Jewish organization offices to community centers to synagogues, news spread quickly...

  • The Rav Revs Up

    By Melissa Minkin

    January 24, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    If you missed the alternative-fuel vehicles at the L.A. Auto Show -- and with just a dozen exhibited, they were hard to find -- don't despair. Check out the one on display at Wilshire Boulevard Temple, in Rabbi Harvey Fields' parking space.

    For the last five months, Rav Fields has...