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.
It is CROP Walk weekend in central New York. The annual walk, sponsored by Church World Service to raise money for the hungry, comes at a time when the need is great.
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.
High gas prices, poor home buying, and low job reports sent consumer confidence down in New York last month.