Here's another little example of the way that the US is extending its legal system in various extraterritorial manners. The US has today announced that it is fining Alstom, a French company, for actions and behaviour that didn't take place in the US.
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Donner Pass, the icy stretch of road that cuts through the Sierra Nevada mountains, is 2,000 miles away from FedEx's world hub in Memphis.
FILE - In this June 18, 2014 file photo, specialist Peter Giacchi calls out prices during the IPO of Foresight Energy on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - It hasn't been this cheap to fill up your tank for five-and-a-half years. The national average price of gas has declined for 88 days in a row - the longest streak on record, according to AAA's Fuel Gauge Report.