How a massive shortage of refineries is contributing to high gas prices

The Marathon Anacortes refinery. David Ryder/Getty Images Hide caption toggle caption David Ryder/Getty Images The Marathon Anacortes refinery. David Ryder/Getty Images President Biden and Big Oil are at each other’s throats. At a time when gas prices are at their highest in history and hurting ordinary Americans, he points out that big oil companies are … Read more

Russia’s ruble is at its strongest in 7 years despite massive sanctions. Here’s why

A Russian one ruble coin and a Russian flag are seen on a screen in this multiple exposure illustrative photo taken on March 8, 2022 in Kraków, Poland. Jakub Porzycki | Nurphoto | Getty Images The Russian ruble hit 52.3 against the dollar on Wednesday, up around 1.3% from the previous day and the strongest … Read more

Russia’s ruble is at its strongest in 7 years despite massive sanctions. Here’s why

A Russian one ruble coin and a Russian flag are seen on a screen in this multiple exposure illustrative photo taken on March 8, 2022 in Kraków, Poland. Jakub Porzycki | Nurphoto | Getty Images The Russian ruble hit 52.3 against the dollar on Wednesday, up around 1.3% from the previous day and the strongest … Read more