Good News for Travelers Ready to Kick Off Summer

Improving economy and record cold winter have more people traveling in the pursuit of sunshine.
1:23 | 05/23/14

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Thanks. And from air travel tonight to driving. 36.1 million Americans driving this weekend. Pictures from Houston and Minneapolis. And Linzie Janis is reporting in from just along the highway. It doesn't look good behind you. Reporter: David, if you just managed to pack up the car and get going, you're probably sitting in this traffic.jf you can see it building up behind me.q nearly 32 million Americans getting away this weekend are driving. More people traveling this memorial day weekend than any year since 2005, before the good news on gas prices. They're holding at $3.63, a gallon, on average. Hotel prices are up 7% from last year. But at least getting there is cheaper car rental prices, down 8% since last summer. The economy is better and the long winter means people are ready to spend some money. Now, to a surprise move from

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