Rick Sobey

Government, Business, Fuel, TCA

New England Copes With Soaring Diesel Prices

A gas station in Massachusetts on May 4 A gas station in Massachusetts on May 4 shows the disparity between gasoline and diesel prices. (Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald via Tribune News Services)

Experts worry that a continuing rise in diesel costs will affect prices at your local grocery store, on top of the inflation that has already caused prices to soar. And currently that pain is particularly acute in New England, where diesel prices have vaulted past the $6-a-gallon mark.

Rick Sobey | Boston Herald
May 5, 2022
Business, Technology, Fuel, TCA

Uber, Lyft Add Fuel Surcharges for Rides, Deliveries

Uber and Lyft stickers on a windshield A ride-share car displays Uber and Lyft stickers. (Richard Vogel/Associated Press)

Ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are tacking on a fuel surcharge for customers to help drivers offset the cost of record-high gas prices.

Rick Sobey | Boston Herald
March 14, 2022