TRAVEL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TRAVEL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) BYU football: Independence means Cougars see the USA http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58343224-88/cougars-byu-season-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58343224-88/cougars-byu-season-state.html.csp">BYU football: Independence means Cougars see the USA</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:58.209-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • There’s no conference championship to play for this season, and BYU’s chances of making it to the new four-team College Football Playoff are as likely as a Democrat winning an election in Utah County. Even an undefeated season probably won’t be enough, according to many national college football experts. But at least the Cougars will see the country in 2014, beginning this weekend when they travel to the Northeast for the first time since 2006 to take on the UConn Huskies on Friday at Re...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343224@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:58 MDT Low-budget Ryanair launches business class http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58343772-79/ryanair-business-class-travel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58343772-79/ryanair-business-class-travel.html.csp">Low-budget Ryanair launches business class</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SHAWN POGATCHNIK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T13:34:02.18-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 01:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dublin • European budget carrier Ryanair is offering business-class tickets in an attempt to woo companies and governments during penny-pinching times. Marketed under the slogan “Your boss will approve,” the new ticket reverses some of the airline’s more reviled policies for fee-dazzled travelers. The Dublin-based company, long Europe’s fastest-growing airline with a sell-it-cheap, stack-‘em-high philosophy, says it hopes to capture three-fourths of all business travel between Britain and Irelan...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583437722014-08-27T13:34:02.18-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T13:34:02.18-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343772@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:34:02 MDT Cardinal George cancels plans to travel to Rome http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58343248-68/george-chicago-cancer-cardinal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58343248-68/george-chicago-cancer-cardinal.html.csp">Cardinal George cancels plans to travel to Rome</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T11:15:02.6-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • The Archdiocese of Chicago says Cardinal Francis George will not travel to Rome in October to meet with Pope Francis. Spokeswoman Colleen Dolan says the archbishop of Chicago had hoped to make that trip in mid-October but will not be able to because of medical treatment. She says the trip may be rescheduled. The 77-year-old George is undergoing treatment for a recurrence of cancer near his right kidney. Last week, the archdiocese announced he was participating in a clinical trial of an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432482014-08-27T11:15:02.6-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T11:15:02.6-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343248@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:15:02 MDT American, US Airways will stop listing on Orbitz http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58338796-79/american-orbitz-travel-airlines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58338796-79/american-orbitz-travel-airlines.html.csp">American, US Airways will stop listing on Orbitz</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By david koenig</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:03:13.422-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Worth, Texas • American Airlines and US Airways are pulling flight listings from Orbitz-run websites in a long-running dispute over fees that the travel company charges to list and sell the flights. Shares of Orbitz Worldwide Inc. fell nearly 5 percent on Tuesday. American said that it had already dropped its fares from Orbitz and that US Airways listings would be pulled on Monday. Corporate customers of the airlines will still be able to book travel through Orbitz, but individuals will hav...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583387962014-08-26T18:03:13.422-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T18:03:13.422-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338796@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:03:13 MDT Despite economy, Utahns expect to increase holiday travel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334935-78/utah-labor-mountain-residents.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334935-78/utah-labor-mountain-residents.html.csp">Despite economy, Utahns expect to increase holiday travel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T22:55:19.664-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stubbornly high fuel costs are not expected to keep Utah and other Mountain West residents off the highways during the coming Labor Day weekend. AAA Utah spokesperson Rolayne Fairclough said Monday that more than 2.5 million residents of the organization’s Mountain West region — Utah, Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada and Arizona — are expected to travel 50 miles or more from their homes during the three-day holiday period. That represents an increase of six-tenths of a perc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334935@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:55:19 MDT Blog: Don’t envy Rich’s road trips http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58321570-52/rich-rebels-eight-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58321570-52/rich-rebels-eight-football.html.csp">Blog: Don’t envy Rich’s road trips</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T23:43:32.053-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rich always ranks among Utah’s top Class 1A football and basketball schools. But it’s remote location in extreme northern Utah doesn’t do it any favors. Consider the Rebels’ football schedule this year. Rich plays only three home games. It must travel twice to Idaho. But those are relatively short trips compared to an eight-day span in September when the Rebels will travel 1,516 miles. Pity poor Class 1A Rich. The Rebels have only three home games. In a span of eight days, they will drive 1,516 ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58321570@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:43:32 MDT Ebola spreads in Nigeria; Liberia has 1,000 deaths http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58326414-68/liberia-nigeria-cases-ebola.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58326414-68/liberia-nigeria-cases-ebola.html.csp">Ebola spreads in Nigeria; Liberia has 1,000 deaths</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T19:35:24.575-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 07:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Abuja, Nigeria • Two alarming new cases of Ebola have emerged in Nigeria, widening the circle of people sickened beyond the immediate group of caregivers who treated a dying airline passenger in one of Africa’s largest cities. The outbreak also continues to spread elsewhere in West Africa, with 142 more cases recorded, bringing the new total to 2,615 with 1,427 deaths, the World Health Organization said Friday. Most of the new cases are in Liberia, where the government was delivering donated ri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583264142014-08-22T19:35:24.575-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T19:35:24.575-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58326414@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:35:24 MDT U.N. urges exit screening for Ebola at some airports http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58309620-68/ebola-countries-passengers-travel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58309620-68/ebola-countries-passengers-travel.html.csp">U.N. urges exit screening for Ebola at some airports</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN HEILPRIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T18:53:23.551-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 06:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Geneva • Ebola-affected countries should immediately begin exit screening all passengers leaving international airports, sea ports and major ground crossings, the U.N. health agency said on Monday. The agency didn’t spell out which countries should start screening passengers, but noted that the Ebola outbreak involves transmission in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone and a “small number of people in Nigeria.” All countries, even those unaffected by the outbreak in West Africa, need to strengthen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583096202014-08-18T18:53:23.551-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T18:53:23.551-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309620@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:53:23 MDT Traveling with kids is a difficult endeavor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58233939-223/family-kids-carolyn-travel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58233939-223/family-kids-carolyn-travel.html.csp">Traveling with kids is a difficult endeavor</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T01:01:07.331-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dear Carolyn • I once considered “family time” important enough that family travel became an item in our monthly budget so money would never be a reason for not visiting family. Now, with three small kids in tow, I am dreading our yearly trips. I would happily cancel this year’s to save the hassle of days in the car with kids, sleeping in unfamiliar places, and the weeks of poor sleep the youngest experiences when we return. In all honesty, I’d skip two years of trips. But family is still import...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233939@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 01:01:07 MDT U.S. warns against traveling to Ebola-hit countries http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58247047-68/ebola-cdc-travel-countries.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58247047-68/ebola-cdc-travel-countries.html.csp">U.S. warns against traveling to Ebola-hit countries</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MIKE STOBBE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T13:43:20.271-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 01:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. health officials on Thursday warned Americans not to travel to the three African countries hit by an outbreak of Ebola. The travel advisory applies to non-essential travel to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. The outbreak in those West Africa countries has killed more than 700 people this year. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say the risk of the deadly disease coming to the United States remains small. The last time the federal agency issued such a travel warning w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582470472014-07-31T13:43:20.271-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T13:43:20.271-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58247047@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:43:20 MDT House OKs bill to let airlines advertise fares before taxes, fees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58234216-68/fees-taxes-travel-airlines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58234216-68/fees-taxes-travel-airlines.html.csp">House OKs bill to let airlines advertise fares before taxes, fees</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN FRAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T19:50:46.815-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 07:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • In a victory for airlines and their workers’ unions, the House rejected consumers’ complaints and easily passed legislation Monday letting airline advertising emphasize the base price of tickets, before taxes and fees are added. The bipartisan legislation would roll back federal regulations that since 2012 have required ads to most prominently display the full ticket price. Under the bill, the base price could be the figure most prominently shown in ads and ticket-selling websites ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582342162014-07-28T19:50:46.815-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T19:50:46.815-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234216@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:50:46 MDT Man who died of Ebola raises air-travel fears http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58234320-68/ebola-health-sawyer-travel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58234320-68/ebola-health-sawyer-travel.html.csp">Man who died of Ebola raises air-travel fears</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KRISTA LARSON </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and MARIA CHENG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T19:54:58.437-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 07:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">DAKAR, Senegal • No one knows for sure just how many people Patrick Sawyer came into contact with the day he boarded a flight in Liberia, had a stopover in Ghana, changed planes in Togo, and then arrived in Nigeria, where authorities say he died days later from Ebola, one of the deadliest diseases known to man. Now health workers are scrambling to trace those who may have been exposed to Sawyer across West Africa, including flight attendants and fellow passengers. Health experts say it is unlik...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582343202014-07-28T19:54:58.437-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T19:54:58.437-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234320@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:54:58 MDT House bill lets airlines advertise pre-tax fares http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58234160-79/fees-taxes-airlines-price.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58234160-79/fees-taxes-airlines-price.html.csp">House bill lets airlines advertise pre-tax fares</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN FRAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T17:38:02.1-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • In a victory for airlines and their workers’ unions, the House rejected consumers’ complaints and easily passed legislation Monday letting airline advertising emphasize the base price of tickets, before taxes and fees are added. The bipartisan legislation would roll back federal regulations that since 2012 have required ads to most prominently display the full ticket price. Under the bill, the base price could be the figure most prominently shown in ads and ticket-selling websites a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582341602014-07-28T17:38:02.1-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T17:38:02.1-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234160@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:38:02 MDT Man posed as airline worker to get free travel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58175277-79/myers-airline-travel-non.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58175277-79/myers-airline-travel-non.html.csp">Man posed as airline worker to get free travel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID KOENIG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T17:47:01.991-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 05:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • Federal officials say that a Georgia man posed as an airline employee to score cheap travel and resold the tickets for thousands of dollars. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Los Angeles said that 37-year-old Gilbert Myers Jr. of Atlanta remained in custody Friday on $75,000 bond after pleading not guilty to mail-fraud charges. Officials said Myers was arrested earlier this week at a hotel in Beverly Hills, California, after agreeing to meet a ticket buyer who turned out to be an undercover...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581752772014-07-11T17:47:01.991-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T17:47:01.991-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58175277@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:47:01 MDT Expedia agrees to buy Wotif for $658 million http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156948-78/wotif-expedia-com-million.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156948-78/wotif-expedia-com-million.html.csp">Expedia agrees to buy Wotif for $658 million</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T10:35:01.576-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 10:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bellevue, Wash. • Expedia Inc. says it has agreed to pay $658 million for Wotif.com Holdings Ltd., an online travel company that covers the Asia-Pacific region. Expedia said Sunday it offered $3.09 per share in cash, a 30 percent premium over Wotif’s average price last week. Wotif sells hotel bookings and air travel through brands including Wotif.com, lastminute.com.au and travel.com.au. The company had revenue of $71.1 million during the last six months of 2013. Expedia said the deal needs the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581569482014-07-07T10:35:01.576-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-07T10:35:01.576-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58156948@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 10:35:01 MDT New Ford CEO gets $5.25M pay package, options http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142173-79/fields-company-ford-million.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142173-79/fields-company-ford-million.html.csp">New Ford CEO gets $5.25M pay package, options</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T09:21:02.32-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 09:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • New Ford CEO Mark Fields will get a pay package worth more than $5.25 million this year as he takes over for the retiring Alan Mulally. He’ll also get stock and options that could drive that figure much higher. And the company will restore his use of a private jet to travel back and forth from his home near Miami. Ford revealed a portion of Fields’ compensation Wednesday in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Dearborn, Mich. company says it will disclose the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581421732014-07-02T09:21:02.32-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T09:21:02.32-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58142173@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 09:21:02 MDT House alters reporting of lawmakers’ free trips http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58139418-68/disclosure-forms-ethics-lawmakers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58139418-68/disclosure-forms-ethics-lawmakers.html.csp">House alters reporting of lawmakers’ free trips</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN FRAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T19:32:08.252-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 07:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The House is no longer requiring lawmakers to report some free trips they take on the annual forms they file about their personal finances, drawing fire from advocates of more transparency in government. Legislators will still have to report details about their travel on the House clerk’s website, which is less commonly monitored by reporters, watchdog groups and others than the financial disclosure reports. That website information is publicly available and is far more specific th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581394182014-07-01T19:32:08.252-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T19:32:08.252-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139418@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 19:32:08 MDT Mountain West holiday travel projected to rise 1.5 percent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58132131-78/travel-percent-aaa-holiday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58132131-78/travel-percent-aaa-holiday.html.csp">Mountain West holiday travel projected to rise 1.5 percent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob MIms</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T22:18:11.833-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 10:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">More than 3 million residents of the Mountain West region are expected to board planes, trains and automobiles during the Fourth of July weekend, the AAA reports. That is a 1.5 percent hike over travel volumes during the same holiday period in 2013 for the region that includes Utah, Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada and Arizona, according to AAA spokeswoman Rolayne Fairclough. AAA no longer breaks out its travel projections for states individually, but Fairclough said Utah t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58132131@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:18:11 MDT