gas

Gas prices dropping nationwide

AAA reported the nationwide average cost for a gallon of unleaded gas is $2.69. That number was down $0.21 from the $2.90 drivers paid last year on this date.

Gas explosions level homes in Massachusetts

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker declared a state of emergency Friday in three towns north of Boston rocked by a string of deadly gas explosions, and he put another utility company in charge of restoration efforts.