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Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 09/16/2013

AAA thinks pumps at new Costco may drive down gas prices

AAA says the arrival of low-cost gas at Costco may force big-name gas stations to lower traditionally high prices

By Ashley Halsey III  |  09:16 AM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  aaa gas prediction, costco gas, d.c. gas prices, gas prices, price at the pump, price per gallon

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 08/27/2013

Hitting the road this weekend? Join the crowd

More people tell AAA they plan to travel this weekend than any Labor Day weekend in four years

By Ashley Halsey III  |  10:07 AM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AAA, aaa forecast, labor day travel, travel forecast, Weekend Travel

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 02/22/2013

'Slight uptick' in gas prices as costs surge for 36th consecutive day

AAA Mid-Atlantic described the latest price jump, the 36th consecutive day of increases, as a "slight uptick."

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  01:09 PM ET, 02/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AAA, AAA Mid-Atlantic, gas prices, high gas prices

Posted at 05:50 PM ET, 12/13/2012

More Americans traveling this holiday season, AAA reports

More than 93 millions are expected to travel during the holiday season, a slight increase over the year before, according to AAA's travel forecast.

By Mark Berman  |  05:50 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  aaa, Holiday travel, holiday travel forecast

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 12/13/2012

Preparing for the holiday travel season

Dr. Gridlock sat down with Lon Anderson of AAA MidAtlantic to discuss traveling during the holidays.

By Mark Berman  |  11:39 AM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  aaa, aaa mid-atlantic, Dr. Gridlock, holiday getaway, Holiday travel, holiday travel advice, holiday travel forecast, holiday travel information, holiday travel tips, robert thomson

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 03/08/2012

Report: Speeding remains a dangerous problem on the roads

Speed remains a factor in roughly a third of traffic deaths every year despite decreases in drunk driving deaths and an increase in seat belt use, according to a new study.

By Mark Berman  |  04:57 PM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AAA, Governors Highway Safety Association

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 03/05/2012

D.C. raises record amount of revenue from parking tickets

The cost of gasoline may be gnawing a hole in many wallets, but the cost of going nowhere in the District cost people who failed to mind the parking meter a record $92.6 million last year.

By Ashley Halsey III  |  09:15 AM ET, 03/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DDOT, DPW, AAA, American Automobile Association, District Department of Transportation, D.C. Department of Public Works, parking tickets