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A crew cleans oil from the beach at Refugio State Beach on May 20, 2015 north of Goleta, California. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

ExxonMobil Stops Drilling Off Santa Barbara After May Oil Spill Crippled Pipeline

A spokesman says ExxonMobil has temporarily ceased oil production on three platforms off the coast of Santa Barbara because an oil spill last month crippled the pipeline it used to transport crude to refineries.

06/23/2015

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How Much Will Gas Prices Rise After The Torrance Refinery Explosion?

Bay Area drivers can anticipate a spike in gas prices after an explosion and fire at a major refinery in Southern California.

02/19/2015

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Apple Stock Breaks $500 Level, Continuing Rally

Apple’s stock broke above $500 for the first time Monday. It was the latest step in a rally that began more than two weeks ago, when the company reported staggering sales and profits for the holiday quarter.

02/13/2012

Apple Store customers look at the new Apple iPhone 4Gs on October 14, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Again Battling Exxon For Most Valuable Company

Apple briefly surpassed Exxon as the most valuable U.S. company after an excellent quarter, though the oil company has regained the lead at the market’s close.

01/25/2012

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Apple Tops Exxon In Value After Market Close

Investors seem to think you want an iPad more than oil, as Apple Inc. became the most valuable company in the United States, surpassing Exxon Mobil Corp. on Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–08/10/2011

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Apple Briefly Passes Exxon As Most Valuable US Company

Apple briefly surpassed Exxon Mobil on Tuesday as the nation’s most valuable company.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/09/2011