Americans to set road trip record for July 4 despite sky-high gas prices, AAA predicts

( CNN.com ) (CNN) — Americans are feeling the heat at the gas pump, but that won’t keep them in park, AAA predicts. The automotive and trip-planning group’s annual forecast for the July 4 holiday weekend says that 42 million Americans — more than ever — will take a road trip of 50 miles or more. That’s despite gas prices hitting a record earlier this month. … Continue reading Americans to set road trip record for July 4 despite sky-high gas prices, AAA predicts

Biden’s plan to bring down gas prices could take weeks. Here’s how to get relief now

( CNBC.com ) Filling up at the pump comes with a hefty dose of sticker shock. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and global supply concerns have sent gas prices to record highs — hitting $6 in some parts of the country. To combat the spike in energy costs, the White House said it will release 1 million barrels of oil per day from the nation’s strategic reserves “to serve as … Continue reading Biden’s plan to bring down gas prices could take weeks. Here’s how to get relief now