The New York state budget calls for distracted drivers to pay a higher price for texting while driving or talking on the phone without a hands-free set.
The number of people traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday is up for the fourth straight year. AAA says the economy and gas prices are two of the biggest factors affecting people's travel plans.
If you are planning on hitting the road this Memorial Day weekend, expect some company. AAA expects an increase in holiday travel on the weekend that starts the summer travel season.