Australia lifts the travel ban for vaccinated residents from next week

Australia lifts the travel ban for vaccinated residents from next week

SYDNEY, October 27 (Reuters) – All fully vaccinated Australian citizens and residents will be able to leave the country without a special exception from November 1, authorities said on Wednesday as Australia eases coronary restrictions amid a rise in vaccination rates. Australians have not been able to travel abroad for more than 18 months without … Read more

Texas governor signs bill banning transgender girls from female sports in schools

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Speaks at the Annual National Rifle Association (NRA) Convention in Dallas, Texas, USA, May 4, 2018. REUTERS / Lucas Jackson October 25 (Reuters) – Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday signed a bill banning transgender girls from participating in women’s sports in public schools, joining a wave of similar measures emerging … Read more

London’s Heathrow says full travel recovery at least five years away

October 26 (Reuters) – London Heathrow Airport does not expect air traffic to fully recover until at least 2026, with the number of passengers traveling through Britain’s largest airport well below pre-pandemic levels despite a pick-up in the last three months. The number of passengers in the third quarter rose to 28% and freight to … Read more

Investigators find ammunition from the Baldwin movie shooting scene

SANTA FE, NM, Oct. 25 (Reuters) – Detectives found what they described as loose ammunition and ammunition in a box, from the Western film set in which actor Alec Baldwin accidentally shot and killed a film photographer, according to an inventory of seized items , which was released on Monday. Authorities did not say what … Read more

Comedian Dave Chappelle fully addresses the Netflix transgender controversy for the first time

A man holds a poster while attending a demonstration in support of Netflix transgender co-star “Stand Up in Solidarity” to protest the streaming of comedian Dave Chappelle’s new comedy special in Los Angeles, California, USA on October 20, 2021 REUTERS / Mario Anzuoni October 25 (Reuters) – Comedian Dave Chappelle on Monday addressed the transgender … Read more

Amazon’s warehouse workers in Staten Island are applying for union election

October 25 (Reuters) – Workers at a warehouse at Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) in New York City’s Staten Island neighborhood have filed a petition to form a union, the U.S. National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) said Monday. The move represents the second time that U.S. employees for the world’s largest online retailer are planning to merge … Read more

The United States outlines November 8 international reopening of travel, vaccination rules

A US flag is reflected on the floor as passengers make their way through Reagan National Airport in Washington, USA, July 1, 2016. REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque / File Photo WASHINGTON, October 25 (Reuters) – The Biden administration plans on Monday to unveil its detailed rules requiring almost all foreign air visitors to be vaccinated … Read more

Fauci says vaccines for children ages 5-11 are likely to be available in November

Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a hearing in the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, DC, USA, July 20, 2021. Stefani Reynolds / Pool via REUTERS WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (Reuters) – Vaccines for children between the ages … Read more

New Mexico, the site of the Baldwin set shooting, plays a crucial role for Hollywood

SANTA FE, NM, October 24 (Reuters) – New Mexico’s dusty desert landscapes have provided the perfect backdrop for Hollywood Westerns, but the state has also served as the setting for everything from drug-dealing drama “Breaking Bad” to sci-fi mystery “Stranger Things” . “ New Mexico’s role in the television and film industry was put in … Read more

New Mexico, the site of the Baldwin set shooting, plays a crucial role for Hollywood

SANTA FE, NM, October 24 (Reuters) – New Mexico’s dusty desert landscapes have provided the perfect backdrop for Hollywood Westerns, but the state has also served as the setting for everything from drug-dealing drama “Breaking Bad” to sci-fi mystery “Stranger Things” . “ New Mexico’s role in the television and film industry was put in … Read more