AAA: 112M Americans to travel on roads for Christmas

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AAA predicts this holiday season will see the most travelers since they started keeping records.

According to AAA, it expects over 112 million Americans to travel from the weekend before Christmas through New Year’s Day. Most are expected to drive.

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AAA credits a strong economy and increased spending.

The group says the worst possible time to drive in the New York City area will be next Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Drive times will take nearly four times longer.

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