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Labor Day travel expected to be highest since 2008

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According to AAA, 35.5 million people will travel this upcoming Labor Day weekend. It's the highest number we've seen since 2008.

The number is only up slightly since last year -- about 1%.

According to AAA, has prices for the holiday will be the lowest they've been for a decade. Most travelers will drive. AAA reports gas prices are about 88 cents cheaper than they were for Labor Day last year with the holiday weekend just about a week away.

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