The Latest: Trump tells Fla. supporters he feels ‘powerful’

WASHINGTON – The Latest on the 2020 presidential race (all times local):

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President Donald Trump has returned to the campaign trail, holding his first rally since he contracted the coronavirus.

Trump took the stage Monday in Sanford, Florida, and declared he was in good health, saying he felt “powerful” and he felt well enough — and contagion-free enough — to dive into the crowd “to kiss the guys

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Lock Down or Face State of Emergency, Spanish Government Tells Madrid | World News

MADRID (Reuters) – Madrid must enforce travel restrictions ordered by the health ministry to limit novel coronavirus outbreaks or the national government will impose a state of emergency that would force it to comply, the government said late on Thursday.

In the latest escalation of tensions between the two administrations, the government said it would hold an extraordinary cabinet meeting on Friday morning to decree the state of emergency if

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Lock down or face state of emergency, Spanish government tells Madrid

MADRID (Reuters) – Madrid must enforce travel restrictions ordered by the health ministry to limit novel coronavirus outbreaks or the national government will impose a state of emergency that would force it to comply, the government said late on Thursday.

In the latest escalation of tensions between the two administrations, the government said it would hold an extraordinary cabinet meeting on Friday morning to decree the state of emergency if

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Louisiana tells meteorologist Jim Cantore to ‘stay home’ amid Hurricane Delta: ‘I get it’

The presence of the Weather Channel’s Jim Cantore is often an ominous sign, since he’s a longtime stormtracker and the meteorologist you see on TV standing so close to the water, out in the rain and lightning when everyone else is hunkering down.

The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore is an unwelcome sight. (Photo: Jonathan Saruk/The Weather Channel via Getty Images)
The Weather Channel’s Jim Cantore is an unwelcome sight. (Photo: Jonathan Saruk/The Weather Channel via Getty Images)

As Hurricane Delta approached the East Coast this week, Louisiana

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Abu Dhabi tells hotels to provide kosher meals following UAE-Israel deal

Hotels in Abu Dhabi, one of seven emirates that constitute the United Arab Emirates, have been instructed to provide kosher food to their guests. The UAE expects a surge in Israeli and Jewish visitors following normalization of ties with Israel.Hotels have been “advised” to adopt the measure to cater to their guests’ needs, the Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism said Tuesday in a statement.The department was “instructing all
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Flight Tickets Booked During Lockdown Will be Fully Refunded, DGCA Tells Supreme Court

Flight Ticket Refund News: The Director-General of Civil Aviation on Sunday told the Supreme Court that all flight tickets booked by passengers in domestic and international airlines for travel between March 25 to May 3 this year will be ‘fully refunded’. The aviation regulator added that if carriers are unable to reimburse the ticket fares, flyers will get a credit shell up to March 31, 2021. Also Read – Lockdown

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Say Yes To Accommodations, DOL Official Tells Contractors

Law360 (October 2, 2020, 6:47 PM EDT) — Companies that do business with the federal government should find ways to grant employees’ requests for disability and religious accommodations in nearly all circumstances, a U.S. Department of Labor official said Friday.

“Generally, if you’re a federal contractor, you need to be granting almost every accommodation request,” Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs director Craig Leen said. He spoke during a session

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NTSB tells DOT to follow 2014 audit recommendations

ALBANY  — The National Transportation Safety Board is recommending that the state Department of Transportation adopt the recommendations of a 2014 audit by the state comptroller’s office that found that the DOT did not follow up enough to ensure that commercial vehicles that had been placed out-of-service had the required repairs done to make them safe.

The recommendation was one of six that the NTSB adopted Tuesday as part of … Read More

THA tells hotels to lighten up



a group of palm trees: A beach at The Sea View Resort in Koh Chang, Trat province. The hotel has filed for defamation against an expatriate who left an unsavoury review. JAKKRIT WAEWKRAIHONG


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A beach at The Sea View Resort in Koh Chang, Trat province. The hotel has filed for defamation against an expatriate who left an unsavoury review. JAKKRIT WAEWKRAIHONG

Hoteliers have to accept feedback, the Thai Hotels Association (THA) says with regard to the conflict involving an expatriate being sued by a resort in Koh Chang.

Although The Sea View Resort is a member of the THA,

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Victorian Police Minister tells inquiry she learned ADF plan for Melbourne quarantine hotels from newspaper

Police Minister Lisa Neville has told an inquiry she was “cranky” after discovering in the media that the ADF were to be deployed at Victoria’s quarantine hotels.

Ms Neville told the COVID-19 Hotel Quarantine Inquiry on Wednesday she was surprised when she learnt of the deployment in late June after reading about it on the front page of Melbourne’s Herald Sun newspaper.

She sent a text to Emergency Management Commissioner

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