Latest coronavirus news for October 14, 2020: Live updates

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Half of U.S. states now on Chicago’s travel advisory list

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Indiana has joined the states on Chicago’s emergency travel order after a surge of coronavirus cases in the Hoosier state.

People coming to Chicago from states on the list are asked to quarantine for 14 days, though there are exceptions for necessary trips, such as for medical care or travel by essential workers.

Changes to the

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News Updates: Pelosi Rejects White House’s $1.8 Trillion Covid Relief Package

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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi.


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Here’s what you need to know about the impact of Covid-19, Hurricane

Delta,

and more ahead of the coming trading week.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Saturday rejected the White House’s latest $1.8 trillion coronavirus relief package, saying in a letter to colleagues that a key concern was “the absence of any response on a strategic plan

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News Updates: Pelosi Rejects White House’s $1.8 Billion Covid Relief Package

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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi.


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Here’s what you need to know about the impact of Covid-19, Hurricane Delta, and more ahead of the coming trading week.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Saturday rejected the White House’s latest $1.8 trillion coronavirus relief package, saying in a letter to colleagues that a key concern was “the absence of any response on a strategic plan to

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A35 closed in both directions, air ambulance landing – updates

Police are appealing for witnesses as one man taken to hospital with minor injuries

Dorset Police have released a statement on social media appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward.

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Travel Industry Updates For Fall 2020 Business Travel

Planning business travel during the coronavirus pandemic is hard enough. With the winter months fast approaching, knowing what to look for may feel like an overwhelming task. If worried about traveling in the coming months, there are policies to be aware of before booking any reservations. 

Some destinations are open, some require a quarantine, and some are closed for most people, depending on where they are traveling from. On top

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Live Updates: Trump Tests Positive For Coronavirus : NPR

Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a Faith and Freedom Coalition policy conference on Wednesday, Sept. 30 in Atlanta.

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Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a Faith and Freedom Coalition policy conference on Wednesday, Sept. 30 in Atlanta.

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Vice President Pence — who has tested negative for the coronavirus — has been working from home rather than going into the

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Coronavirus India lockdown Day 190 updates | TN govt. ‘essential service staff’ can travel in suburban trains from October 5

In the eight months since the first case of coronavirus infection was detected on January 30, September alone recorded 26,21,418 infections, accounting for 41.53% of the over 63 lakh COVID-19 cases reported in the country so far.

The past month also saw 33,390 deaths due to the disease, which is around 33.84% of the total 98,678 deaths recorded so far.

You can track coronavirus cases, deaths and testing rates at

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Glass Fire live updates: Governor Gavin Newsom declares state of emergency as wildfires rage in Sonoma, Napa counties

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — A growing wildfire complex is burning in the North Bay in Napa and Sonoma counties as the Glass Fire spawned two new spot fires: the Shady Fire and the Boysen Fire.

The Glass Fire began Sunday at 4 a.m. on the 200 block of North Fork Crystal Springs Rd. in Deer Park and has been spreading at a “dangerous rate,” CAL FIRE said. The Shady Fire

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NJ Updates Coronavirus Travel Quarantine List

NEW JERSEY – Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday updated the quarantine travel advisory list again, adding one state but removing two. A total of 34 states and territories are now included in the advisory, which demands travelers quarantine for two weeks after returning.

Murphy added Colorado but removed Arizona and Virginia from the list on Tuesday.

Anybody traveling south will still have to find a circuitous route since Delaware remains

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Glass Fire live updates: Hotels in Napa, Sonoma counties booked as evacuees flee wildfire

The fast-growing Glass Incident Fire has nearly quadrupled in size in 24 hours, burning more than 42,000 acres Napa and Sonoma County and forcing the evacuation of at least 68,000 people.

LIST: Evacuation orders, warnings and road closures in Napa and Sonoma counties

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Hotels from Mill Valley to San Rafael are completely booked up as people evacuate from the Glass Fire. One manager told ABC7 News

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Glass Fire live updates: Wildfire had ‘explosive growth’ overnight, more than 53,000 evacuated in Sonoma, Napa counties

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — A growing wildfire complex is burning in the North Bay in Napa and Sonoma counties as the Glass Fire spawned two new spot fires: the Shady Fire and the Boysen Fire.

The Glass Fire began Sunday at 4 a.m. on the 200 block of North Fork Crystal Springs Rd. in Deer Park and has been spreading at a “dangerous rate,” CAL FIRE said. The Shady Fire

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Essential long-haul travel advice for destinations popular with UK travellers – latest FCO updates

More long-haul destinations are being included on the UK Government list of countries where passengers are required to self-isolate on return from overseas.

The ever-changing situation can cause confusion for travellers and airlines are also lobbying for changes to be made.

Low-cost airline easyJet is hoping the UK Government will relax restrictions on travel to Egypt in a bid to kickstart the winter sun holiday season.

The carrier and tour

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Royal Caribbean Updates 2021 Summer Cruises

Royal Caribbean International has made updates to its summer 2021 cruising season.



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After receiving feedback from guests and travel partners, the cruise line has made changes to its schedule to provide more variety.

Royal Caribbean will now offer new four- and five-night Mediterranean getaways from Barcelona and more island time in the Caribbean, with ships sailing from additional U.S. ports, including Tampa, Florida,

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PAL Refund Updates for Flights Affected by COVID-19

Philippine Airlines (PAL) passengers weren’t spared when the airline industry was forced to stop operations because of the COVID-19 pandemic. But the longer the lockdown in the Philippines persists, the more questions have been raised with regard to delayed PAL refunds, one of a few options offered by the airline for flight cancellations.

Days after the country’s largest low-cost carrier spoke about the same issue, the Philippines’ flag carrier took

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Air Travel Latest Updates: Indians May Not be Allowed to Enter This Country When Normal International Flights Resume



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New Delhi: In the wake of COVID-19 pandemic, Indian travellers are likely to be restricted from entering South Africa. Notably, the country is all set to relax its lockdown restrictions and resume international travel from October 1. However, the South African government is facing dilemma whether it should include BRICS partners India and Brazil on a list of countries that could be debarred
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