Busy travel weekend

Good morning from Gray. Here's a look at some of the stories you will want to catch before you leave the house on 12 News Today.

This weekend will be one of the busiest travel weekends of the year, and Virginia, is making it easier to get around. VDOT is making some changes and gas prices here are among the cheapest in the nation. If you have big plans, Kevin will give you an update on this weekend's forecast.

Virginia Beach animal shelter workers are on high alert this morning after 21 cats had to be put down this week after a virus breaks out.

Also, a settlement has been reached in a concussion-related lawsuit, and right now, thousands of ex-pro football players are waiting for a judge to grant millions in settlements.

The U.S. Government is still weighting its options over a possible strike against Syria for using chemical weapons and already, the potential military response is sparking protests.

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