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AAA: Highest Number of Labor Day Travelers Since 2008

During the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend, 34.7 million Americans are projected to travel 50 miles or more from home, the highest projection of travelers for the Labor Day holiday since 2008.


AAA: Independence Day Travelers Increase 1.9% Year-Over-Year

During the upcoming Independence Day holiday weekend, 41 million Americans are projected to journey 50 miles or more from home, a 1.9% increase from the 40.3 million people who traveled last Independence Day weekend.


AAA: 36.1 Million Americans to Travel for Memorial Day

During the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend, approximately 36.1 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home, a 1.5% increase from the 35.5 million who traveled last year, according to the “AAA Memorial Day Travel Forecast.”


AAA: 94.5 Million Americans Expected to Travel for Year-End Holidays

For the fifth consecutive year, year-end holiday travel is predicted to increase, according to the “2013/2014 AAA Year-End Holidays Travel Forecast.” This year, 94.5 million Americans are expected to travel, compared to 94 million last year.


AAA: Thanksgiving Travel Slightly Down From Last Year

According to the “AAA Thanksgiving 2013 Travel Forecast,” 43.4 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home, a decrease of 1.5% from the 44 million people who traveled last year. But the gas prices will be the cheapest since Thanksgiving weekend in 2010.


AAA Provides Travel Forecast for Labor Day Weekend

For the upcoming Labor Day weekend, approximately 34.1 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home — a 4.2 percent increase from 32.7 million who traveled last year.


AAA Provides Forecast on Travel for Independence Day Weekend

For this year’s holiday weekend, AAA projects fewer Americans traveling and higher rental car prices compared to last year.


Hertz Announces Discount Opportunity for Concert Season

A new offer from Hertz, AAA and Live Nation Entertainment gives customers $35 off a minimum five-day rental and $50 in Live Nation Concert Cash. The promotion runs until April 30.


AAA Projects Slight Increase in Thanksgiving Travelers Compared to Last Year

While the AAA travel report expects that more Americans will travel for the holiday than last year, it says the average travel distance is projected to decrease by almost 17%.


Access to Fuel Improving But Still an Issue in Northeast

The Department of Energy stated that Phillips 66 is estimating it could take two to three weeks before its refinery in Linden, N.J. can resume operations. As well, to help clean up and repair infrastructure in the Northeast, the Department of Transportation has released funding to several states.


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