Border retailers can’t help but worry despite the lifting of travel restrictions

SAN DIEGO (Border Report) — The plan is to give away “We Love San Ysidro” hats to people entering the United States through the San Ysidro Port of Entry on Nov. 8, when the essential travel restrictions officially go away for those who are vaccinated. The mayor of San Diego and other dignitaries are planning … Read more

New Yorker gets 18 months in prison for trafficking African wild cats

AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB) — An Amherst man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for trafficking African wild cats. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Christopher Casacci, 39, violated the Lacey Act and Animal Welfare Act by advertising, importing, and selling exotic African cats through “ExoticCubs.com.” Dog trapped in rocky Hudson Valley crevice rescued … Read more

Meteorite crashes down on sleeping Canadian woman’s bed, missing by inches

(NEXSTAR) – A Canadian woman is thankful to be alive after a meteorite ripped through the roof of her home Oct. 3, barely missing her. (Ruth Hamilton) “It all happened really quickly,” Ruth Hamilton, of Golden, British Columbia told Nexstar. “The dog barked and then I think within two minutes the meteor came crashing through … Read more

South Texas communities organize massive bi-national vaccination drives ahead of border reopening

McALLEN, Texas (Border Report) — With border travel restrictions to be lifted in a couple weeks, several border communities in South Texas are organizing vaccination drives north of the Rio Grande to help get more Mexican neighbors vaccinated. COVID-19 vaccination will be a requirement to come into the United States. U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, a … Read more

Woman thrilled to soon see family, sick relative after 19 months of border closure

TIJUANA (Border Report) — It’s been almost 19 months since Paola Paz has seen her family in San Diego. She has been unable to cross the border due to essential travel restrictions. But with the restrictions set to be lifted at some point next month, Paz hopes it’s in time to see an ill relative … Read more

Amid questions, North Country, Vermont breath ‘huge sigh of relief’ over reopening border

CANADIAN BORDER (WFFF/WWTI) — Families and political and business leaders are praising plans by the Biden administration to begin allowing people from Canda and Mexico who are fully vaccinated against COVID to enter the U.S. This applies to vehicle, rail, and ferry travel at the Northern Border starting in November. DHS announces border reopening between … Read more

Border residents anxious to see relatives, shop as travel restrictions near end

EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) – Border residents let out a collective sigh of relief on Wednesday, after learning the U.S. and Mexico plan to roll back non-essential land border travel restrictions next month. Fully COVID-19-vaccinated Mexicans will be able to come to the U.S. sometime in November. The Department of Homeland Security hasn’t specified … Read more

Border travel restrictions to be lifted in November to fully vaccinated

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been updated to reflect that Title 42 will still be in effect.] McALLEN, Texas (Border Report) — The Biden administration in November plans to reopen the southern and northern borders and will allow travelers who are fully vaccinated to cross into the United States, DHS announced. CBP adding new radiation … Read more

Southwest Airlines travel delays: Breaking down the flight disruptions

CHICAGO (NewsNation Now) — Southwest Airlines has canceled or delayed thousands of flights, leaving customers stranded after a weekend plagued with major service disruptions. More than 1,900 flights were canceled by the airline over the weekend, according to the online tracker FlightAware. The Dallas-based airline blamed air traffic control issues and bad weather for weekend … Read more

Sephora is available at Kohl’s and here’s what you need to know

BestReviews is reader-supported and may earn an affiliate commission. Details. HOW TO SHOP SEPHORA AT KOHL’S  What’s black and white and may generate upwards of $1 billion in revenue for Kohl’s over the next few years? It’s Sephora at Kohl’s, and as of its official launch in August, the strategic partnership has already been off to … Read more