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Drivers are finding some gas pumps completely dry in metro Atlanta.
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Tiffany Wright, a spokeswoman for the motor club based in Charlotte, North Carolina, says the higher prices should be temporary until full fuel canada goose outlet store uk shipments resume.
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Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has issued an executive order aimed at preventing price gouging by merchants amid some gas shortages caused by a recent pipeline break.
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