BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- Political instability in Libya, coming on the heels of government revolt in other oil-producing nations, is driving up the cost of crude oil, and the impact of rising petroleum prices go beyond what you pay at the pump. Everything from groceries, clothing and electronics will potentially cost more.Saudi Arabia has pledged to make up any shortfall, which helped drive up the stock market early this week after a selloff last week.
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