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CDC Says It’s Safe For Fully Vaccinated Individuals to Travel

April 9, 2021

The CDC recently stated that Americans who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can resume travel at low risk to themselves, but the agency is still not necessarily recommending travel given rising case counts. Vaccinated individuals who do choose to travel domestically no longer have to follow the CDC’s recommendations to get a COVID-19 test before…

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U.S. Economy Adds 916,000 Jobs in March Alone

April 9, 2021

The U.S. economy’s recovery from the pandemic strengthened in March as employers added 916,000 jobs—the biggest gain since August, according to the Labor Department. The huge jump in jobs was up from the 468,000 increase in jobs reported for February, which itself was revised by nearly +100,000 jobs from its initial reading. Some of the…

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California Plans to End Tier System Mid-June

April 8, 2021

California governor Gavin Newsome recently announced that the state will end its pandemic tier system and remove most restrictions on businesses on June 15. This decision was influenced by more than 20 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine being administered to that state’s 32 million eligible citizens, and will be contingent upon vaccinations remaining available…

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International COVID-19 Vaccination Tracker

April 1, 2021

More than 564 million vaccine doses have been administered worldwide. Check out the New York Times’ interactive, international COVID-19 vaccination tracker here.

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Universal Studios Hollywood Sets Reopening Date

April 1, 2021

Universal Studios Hollywood recently announced that it will reopen to the public on Friday, April 16, and that tickets will be available online starting Thursday, April 8. The county is getting ready to enter the state’s Orange tier, meaning that the park will be able to open at 25% capacity.  

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Travel Resumes And Gasoline Prices Jump

March 31, 2021

Americans that are emerging from lockdown with a dire need to travel may need to budget for $3-a-gallon gasoline on their next road trip—something U.S. drivers haven’t experienced since 2014. Prices at the pump are on the rise, driven higher by oil prices hitting $60 per barrel, a surge of economic optimism, restraint from U.S.…

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Vaccination Rates Increase, Along with American Reemergence

March 31, 2021

The number of American adults that report having received a COVID-19 vaccine is up significantly from two weeks ago (+11% to 36%). At the same time, the number of people reemerging—going to restaurants (45%), shopping in retail stores (54%) and just being outside of their home—continues to climb. However, those who indicate that they are…

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