Articles tagged with: AAA

23 July 2015

Older adults who stop driving are more likely to suffer from depression

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

Older adults who have stopped driving are almost twice as likely to suffer from depression. That’s according to a new report from AAA and Columbia University. Those adults were also five times as ...

25 June 2015

AAA names fourth of July busiest travel holiday

Posted in U.S. & World News

The busiest travel weekend is right around the corner and nearly 42 Americans will be traveling for the 4th of JulyIt’s the biggest number of travelers since 2007, 13% of the population will be he ...

20 November 2014

More Americans traveling for the holiday's

Posted in U.S. & World News

AAA says more people will likely hit the roadways for Thanksgiving, thanks to lower gas prices and a healthier economyAt least 46,000,000 Americans will be traveling next week, that's a 3% increase ...

13 November 2014

Tips for cold weather driving

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- With snow and freezing rain in the forecast for parts of Oregon this week, AAA is offering tips for cold weather driving.They say the most common problems in cold weather are dead batteries ...

14 October 2014

Oregon gas prices continue to drop

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- Oregon drivers are seeing the lowest gas prices since mid-March.The average cost for a gallon of regular fuel has dropped 11 cents from last week to $3.50 and AAA expects that trend to cont ...

07 October 2014

Road Risk: Hands-Free Devices

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) Distracted driving crashes killed 3,328 people across the United States last year according to AAA. Now new research indicates that hands free devices for cars and some dashboard infotai ...

01 July 2014

Holiday travel forecast

Posted in Local, Regional

AAA and IHS predict 41 million travelers will journey at least 50 miles from home this upcoming Independence Day Holiday weekend. This represents an increase of 1.9 percent relative to the 40.3 mill ...