holiday travel

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Majority of travelers will be using their cars this 4th of July weekend

It’s going to be a busy weekend for traveling. The highways will be packed because a lot more people are taking advantage of a Friday July 4th. Associated Press travel and airline correspondent Scott Mayerowitz […]


A plane takes off from Los Angeles International Airport, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Holiday travel at LAX expected to increase from last year

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – More than 823,500 travelers are expected to pass through Los Angeles International Airport over the Fourth of July holiday period, a 6 percent jump over last year, airport officials said today. […]


Holiday travel

Travel forecast for the Memorial Day weekend

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – With today being getaway day, holiday travel in and through Southern California is expected to increase over last year this Memorial Day weekend. More than 750,000 passengers will pass through Los […]


Bob Diener

Bob Diener on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with the founder of, Bob Diener. A pioneer in the online travel industry, he has recently started a new online travel website,, with his partner David Litman.


Gas prices down

At a glance: Gasoline drops to $3.24 a gallon

(AP) – The national average for a gallon of regular gasoline fell 1 cent overnight to $3.24, a low for the year. The price is still about a penny more than at this time last year. Here is more info for drivers as the Christmas holiday travel season picks up:


AAA: Thanksgiving travel should increase slightly

NEW YORK (AP) – The number of Americans hitting the road this Thanksgiving is expected to increase slightly from a year ago. But they’ll take shorter trips to save on gas and other costs as […]


Holiday travel predictions for the Southland

(CNS) – More than 760,000 travelers are expected to pass through Los Angeles International Airport over the Memorial Day weekend, a 7.4 percent drop from the four-day holiday period last year, airport officials said today. […]



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