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New York Lifts Mandatory Domestic Travel Quarantine RestrictionCBS2's Cory James has the story.
Frustrated Commuters Upset They Can't Get Unused Transit Benefits BackA federal benefits program that is designed to help New Yorkers deducts money automatically from workers’ pay. However, with their jobs now remote, some commuters are asking the IRS for a break. CBS2’s Jennifer McLogan reports.
CDC Urges People Not To Travel For Spring BreakSpring break is approaching for many colleges and universities, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging people not to travel.
New York Announces New Reopening Guidance For Smaller Arts And Entertainment VenuesWe now have a timetable for when people could start seeing shows again, and there is also an easing on certain travel restrictions; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
United Airlines Offering Passengers In-Airport COVID TestingThrough its new digital "travel ready center," passengers can do everything from check COVID requirements to schedule a test at the terminal.
New COVID Testing For International TravelersNew COVID test requirements take effect Tuesday for international travelers coming into the U.S., just as a new variant is discovered in our country. CBS2's John Dias has the details.
President Joe Biden Lifts U.S. Travel Ban From Muslim CountriesPresident Joe Biden has lifted the travel ban from several Muslim countries, and that has immigrants hopeful; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Citing Concerns Over U.K. COVID Variant, Mayor Bill De Blasio Calls For Travel BanHealth officials are raising concerns about new COVID variants spreading internationally. One variant first found in the U.K. is already here in New York, which has Mayor Bill de Blasio calling for strict travel measures; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Millions Traveling For Christmas Despite Warnings Not ToThe Transportation Security Administration reports Wednesday was the highest single day total since March. CBS2's John Dias reports.
Millions Traveling For Christmas Despite Warnings From Officials To Stay HomeHere in New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio is stepping up quarantine enforcement on travelers - particularly those coming here from the United Kingdom. CBS2's John Dias reports.
Usually Busy Holiday Travel Day Is Quieter Amid COVID PandemicThings were quieter at JFK Airport on Wednesday, even though the 23rd is usually a big day for holiday travel; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
New York Announces Tighter Travel Restrictions For Visitors From United KingdomTravelers from the United Kingdom are now being told they won't be welcome in New York without quarantining upon arrival; CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Mayor De Blasio Says All Travelers From U.K. Must Quarantine, Or Potentially Face $1,000 FineMayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday that all travelers from the United Kingdom arriving in New York City will be notified they must quarantine.
Growing Calls For Travel Ban From U.K.Dozens of countries have now banned or restricted travel from Britain, and at least one more local leader is now standing behind Gov. Andrew Cuomo's call to do the same. CBS2's John Dias reports.
Gov. Cuomo Calls For Ban On Incoming Flights From U.K. Due To New Coronavirus StrainAt least 40 countries have now banned or restricted travel from Britain, and now Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling on airlines to test passengers coming here from the U.K. CBS2's John Dias reports.
Rules Change For Flying With Emotional Support AnimalsThe Transportation Department is tightening the rules on emotional support animals on airplanes.
Italy Will Experiment With COVID Testing Before Getting On FlightCertain travelers from the U.S. will be able to go to Italy soon without having to quarantine.
As Tighter COVID Restrictions Take Effect In Tri-State Area, Some Travel Out Of State For ThanksgivingSome Americans are disregarding COVID concerns and hitting the road for Thanksgiving, but others are staying close to home. Meanwhile, new restrictions are taking effect in parts of the Tri-State Area; CBS2's Cory James reports.
NJ Travel Advisory Now Applies To All States Outside RegionWith coronavirus cases surging nationwide, New Jersey is no longer using the Tri-State Area travel advisory, which tracks data state-by-state.
Americans Hit The Road Ahead Of Thanksgiving Despite Warnings From Health OfficialsDespite warnings to stay home this Thanksgiving, many Americans traveled Wednesday, but compared to years past, the number of travelers is down significantly; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Despite COVID Warnings, Many Still Traveling This ThanksgivingThe day before Thanksgiving would normally be one of the busiest travel days of the year. While total travel will be down this year, it’s still above what health experts are recommending. CBS2’s John Dias reports.
United Airlines Launches Rapid COVID Testing Pilot ProgramUnited Airlines has launched its free COVID testing pilot program.
Vermont Added To New Jersey's Travel Advisory ListVermont has been added to New Jersey's travel advisory list.
New York Thruway Tolls Go CashlessTolls on the New York State Thruway have gone cashless more than a month ahead of schedule.