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AAA goal: Reducing more than 415,000 fatalities, serious injuries on U.S. roads

Key roadway improvements have the potential to save 63,700 lives and prevent 353,560 serious injuries over a 20-year period.

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AAA: Gas prices starting to stall?

Gas prices in the Mid-Atlantic region continue to climb, although the pace has slowed somewhat in the past few days.

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Gas prices hit 19-month high

The Mid-Atlantic region continues to see a jump in gas prices as stations make the final change over to summer-blend fuels.


AAA: One in three drivers can’t afford to get car fixed

According to a new AAA survey, 64 million American drivers would not be able to pay for an unexpected vehicle repair.


AAA: Gas prices holding steady

Gas prices across the Mid-Atlantic region appear to be treading water as the consistent dip in prices seen for the past few weeks has begun to stall.


Study: Younger Millennials top list of worst behaved drivers

A new report from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety finds that young millennials are the riskiest drivers.

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Gas prices holding steady: AAA

Gas prices across the Mid-Atlantic continue to sing the same old song – a favorite on drivers’ playlists.

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Gas, oil glut keep gas prices trending lower

Gas prices in the Mid-Atlantic region followed the national average down this week.

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Have Super Bowl Party driving plan in place ahead of time

Super Bowl parties are fast approaching with scores of people making plans as to where to watch and what they will eat and drink.

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Spike in U.S. oil production pushes gas prices down

Gas prices in much of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast have followed the national average downward over the past week as U.S. oil production increases.

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AAA: Gas prices trending back downward

Across the Mid-Atlantic region, gas prices are slowly retreating, with many regions dropping two to five cents in the last week.

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Headed to DC for the inauguration? AAA offers travel tips

It is a tradition as storied and nearly as old as the Republic itself. This Friday, America celebrates the 58th Presidential Inauguration.

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AAA: Gas prices stabilizing after days of upward movement

Gas prices across the Mid-Atlantic region have stayed relatively static this week, in some areas rising or falling by just a penny or so.


AAA: More Americans planning vacations in 2017

A recent AAA survey has 42 percent of Americans planning to take a vacation in 2017 – with most planning trips to warm weather destinations.

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AAA: Gas prices pushing upward in New Year

Gas prices around the Mid-Atlantic region continued to climb higher throughout the busy holiday travel weekend and first full week of 2017.


AAA: Be prepared for snow, wintry driving conditions

Meteorologists have increased projected snowfall totals for Central Virginia, with some areas expected to see as much as a foot of snow.


A resolution to keep: Family disaster plans make a difference

Taking time to plan ahead can help your family prepare for the unexpected, and help ensure their safety in the car or at home.

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Gas prices rising nearing holiday travel season

Gas prices across the Mid-Atlantic continue to be higher than this time last year, but in many regions are staying relatively stagnant.


AAA: Gas prices continue December climb

Gas prices have moved higher, attributed most likely to OPEC’s announcement to cut production on Nov. 30.

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Gas prices rise as markets respond to OPEC deal

Gas prices have increased nationally for seven consecutive days, reaching today’s price of $2.18 per gallon.


Thanksgiving leftovers include rising gas prices

Gas prices across the Mid-Atlantic continue to creep upward – slightly in some areas, not so slightly in others.


AAA: Avoid driving distractions on the new Black Friday

Thanksgiving Day is the “new Black Friday,” with some big box stores throwing open their doors to shoppers on the holiday itself.


AAA: Top 5 Thanksgiving travel tips

AAA projects nearly 49 million people will travel for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend and most will head out today.

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AAA: Gas prices dropping heading into Thanksgiving

As more than 43 million Americans plan to hit the road for Thanksgiving, lower gas prices are on the menu.


Thanksgiving travel forecast: Virginia to see busiest travel since 2007

AAA projects that 1.3 million (1,373,482) Virginians will journey 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving holiday.

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Virginia gas prices flat despite pipeline shutdown

Gas prices around the Mid-Atlantic region have remained relatively flat in the wake of the second Colonial Pipeline disruption in as many months.