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GAS PRICES NOSE DIVE?
The national average price for a gallon of gasoline has fallen below $2 for the first time since March 2005, the Energy Department and AAA say. The price for regular unleaded gasoline fell for the ninth week in a row, sinking to $1.989 a gallon overnight Friday, AAA says.Thirty states have gasoline prices that average under $2 a gallon, according to the AAA travel club. (Reuters / USAToday)
CHEVY CHASE BANK SALE?
Capital One and Citigroup have each held discussions to buy Chevy Chase Bank, one of the largest and best-known banks in the Washington region, according to sources familiar with the matter. (Washington Post)
COLLEGE GRAD JOB MARKET
Four out of five college students and young graduates are looking for a job to make extra money during the holidays, but many of them don't think they'll land one in a rough-and-tumble economy. (Wash. Business Journal / Examiner)