Workers drill for oil at an oil derrick in Los Angeles

 
Workers drill for oil at an oil derrick in Los Angeles
Workers drill for oil at an oil derrick in Los Angeles October 24, 2006. U.S. gas fell to its lowest price this year to an average $2.21 a gallon, the government said Monday. The national price for regular unleaded gasoline has declined for a record 11 weeks in a row and is 40 cents lower from a year ago. The price of oil is down roughly 25 per cent since a summertime peak above $78 a barrel, settling Monday at $58.81. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (UNITED STATES)