Current gasoline prices are shown at a gas station in Encinitas, California

 
Current gasoline prices are shown at a gas station in Encinitas, California
Current gasoline prices are shown at a gas station in Encinitas, California October 8, 2012. California gasoline prices have hit record highs, selling as high as $5 a gallon in some locations, because of refinery and pipeline shutdowns with some retail stations running out of supply. REUTERS/Mike Blake