Apr 10, 2021 Travel News

Police say an antifa activist likely shot officers. His weapon suggests otherwise.

SEATTLE - When a US Marshals task force killed a self-proclaimed antifa activist in Washington state in September, the Trump administration applauded the withdrawal of a "violent agitator" on suspicion of murder. Last week, local investigators concluded a month-long homicide…

Mar 26, 2021 Travel News

Video: Biden suggests US to withdraw troops from Afghanistan this year

TimesVideoBiden suggests US to withdraw troops from Afghanistan this year President Biden has said that a full withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by the May 1 deadline is unlikely. He also warned that the United States would respond if…

Mar 15, 2021 Travel News

A new study suggests that 3 feet, not 6 feet, is enough distance for students, with masks and other safety measures kept in place.

School closures have been a divisive issue since the pandemic broke, and a new study has sparked debate over the six-foot rule of social distancing and whether it could be relaxed in classrooms, which would facilitate the return of children…

Jan 04, 2021 Travel News

Obama suggests that Trump threatens “ the fundamentals of our democracy ” ahead of the second round of the Senate in Georgia.

Former President Barack Obama called Tuesday's run-off election in Georgia an existential struggle for major democratic institutions, hours after a recording was made public of President Trump pressuring a state official to let him "find" enough votes to reverse his…

Dec 28, 2020 Travel News

After pressure from lawmakers, Trump suggests he could take action on the relief bill.

Two governors also said the time for negotiations was over. On "State of the Union," Michigan Housekeeper Gretchen Whitmer, a Democrat, said she has long backed $ 2,000 stimulus checks, but it was too late in the process to make…

Dec 24, 2020 Travel News

Coronavirus variant is indeed more transmissible, new study suggests

The team then projected what the new variant would do over the next six months and built models that took into account different levels of restrictions. Without a larger rollout of the vaccine, they warned, "cases, hospitalizations, intensive care admissions…

Nov 18, 2020 Travel News

Democrats are nominating Nancy Pelosi for another term as president, as she suggests it could be her last.

House Democrats, bracing for what could be the thinnest majority in two decades, re-elected President Nancy Pelosi as their leader on Wednesday by voice vote, formally appointing the California Democrat for another term to the presidency, which she believes could…

Nov 18, 2020 Travel News

Americans more willing to take coronavirus vaccine, poll suggests

A sign that Americans are less reluctant to take a vaccine against the coronavirus, a Gallup poll released on Tuesday showed that 58% of adults surveyed were ready to be vaccinated, up from 50% in September.The investigation was conducted between…

Nov 06, 2020 Impacting Travel

Data suggests 174 million tourism jobs could be lost in 2020

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) released data suggesting that some 174 million jobs in the industry could be lost by the end of the year due to the coronavirus outbreak and subsequent travel restrictions.According to the latest economic…

Nov 02, 2020 Travel News

At a late-night rally, Trump suggests he could fire Fauci “ after the election. ”

President Trump suggested at a rally early Monday morning that he could fire Dr Anthony S. Fauci after polling day, further escalating tension between his administration and the nation's top infectious disease expert as the number of new coronavirus cases…