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Border residents rejoice as US says it will lift travel ban

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Travelers entering the U.S. by vehicle, rail and ferry will be asked about their vaccination status as part of the standard U.S. Customs and Border Protection inspection.
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Central Florida expecting tourism boost as US, Canada border reopens

Central Florida expecting tourism boost as US, Canada border reopens

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Fully vaccinated Canadians will soon be allowed to travel to the United States through land and ferry border crossings.
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Border residents rejoice as US says it will lift travel ban

Border residents rejoice as US says it will lift travel ban

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Beleaguered business owners and families separated by COVID-19 restrictions rejoiced Wednesday after the U.S. said it will reopen its land borders to nonessential travel next month, ending a 19-month freeze.
Travel across land borders from Canada and Mexico has been largely restricted to workers whose jobs are deemed essential.
New rules will allow fully vaccinated foreign nationals to enter the U.S. regardless of the reason starting in early November, when a similar easing of restrictions is set for air travel. By mid-January, even essential travelers seeking to enter the U.S., such as...
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Advocates hope tightened seat belt law could boost state's near-worst seat belt-wearing rate

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Bay State drivers can only get citations for not wearing a seatbelt if they've been stopped for another offense - but that could soon change.
Driver safety advocates, several legislators and the governor want to allow police officers to pull drivers over for not wearing a seatbelt alone.
“A seatbelt saved my life,” said state Rep. Paul Feeney, D-Foxboro, in an emotional testimony during a Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security hearing Wednesday. In pushing for a “primary enforcement” law for seatbelt wearing, Feeney said “if we can, through carefully crafted legislation...
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Border Towns Hope for Spending Boost as Canadian, Mexican Residents Can Soon Enter U.S

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Mexican visitors account for 65 percent of retail sales in Del Rio, Texas, and business owners are hoping eased restrictions will lead to economic recovery.
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