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Device maker says Honolulu fourth-most congested

HONOLULU (AP) - A company that makes a vehicle navigation device says when it comes to traffic Honolulu is the fourth-most congested city in North America.

Navigation device-maker TomTom compared travel times during congested periods, to times of day when traffic is flowing freely to come up with an index of 57 metropolitan areas. The index was compiled from information obtained between July and September of last year.

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser says TomTom found that Los Angeles and Vancouver, Canada, were tied for most congested, followed by San Francisco, Honolulu and Seattle.

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