Video above: Dr. Fauci says he supports COVID-19 vaccine mandate for airline passengersAntigua and Barbuda in the Caribbean and Bermuda in the Atlantic were added on Monday to the “very high” risk category of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s regularly updated list of travel advisories.The South American country of Guyana was the other new entry in the “Level 4: COVID-19 Very High” category.People should avoid traveling to locations designated with a “Level 4” notice, the CDC recommends. Anyone who must travel should be fully vaccinated first, the agency advises.Nearly 90 destinations are now listed in the highest … Read More
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned against traveling to United States territories Puerto Rico and Guam, and other destinations around the world due to an increase in coronavirus cases.
The agency on Monday raised the U.S. territories to a “Level 4,” indicating a “very high” level of COVID-19 transmission on the islands. The CDC didn’t explicitly advise Americans to avoid going to the territories, but noted that those who do travel to Puerto Rico or Guam should make sure they are fully vaccinated.
Puerto Rico is currently seeing a 10-14.9% test positivity rate on a 7-day average, while
Chicago added six more destinations to its travel advisory list on Tuesday as coronavirus cases continue to rise all around the country.
Georgia, Hawaii, Kentucky, South Carolina, Utah, and Puerto Rico were updated to the city’s “orange” advisory, bringing the total list up to 19 states and two territories. Destinations are added to the list if they surpass 15 cases per day, per 100,000 residents, according to the city.
Currently, the orange list includes Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Wyoming, Puerto Rico, and the U.S.
The advisory is for Thursday night and covers London, Komoka, Parkhill and Strathroy, along with eastern and western Middlesex County.
Snow is expected to touchdown near Windsor and Sarnia around 7 p.m. Thursday, before spreading