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The US is telling Americans to avoid nonessential travel to Italy

The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention issued a Level 3 travel warning for Italy amid the spread of COVID-19, updating its Level 2 warning from February 24. The European country has the highest number of novel-coronavirus cases outside Asia, with more than 800 infected and 21 deaths. The State […]
The US is telling Americans to avoid nonessential travel to Italy
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The diplomat at the centre of the Trump-Ukraine scandal is spending $1 million of taxpayer money on home renovations — including $95,000 for an outdoor ‘living pod’

Gordon Sondland, the US ambassador to the European Union spent over $US1 million in taxpayer funds on personal home renovations to his residences in both Washington, DC, and Brussels, government contracting records show. The pricey renovations, first reported by the Washington Post, included $US400,000 for kitchen improvements to his home […]
The diplomat at the centre of the Trump-Ukraine scandal is spending $1 million of taxpayer money on home renovations — including $95,000 for an outdoor ‘living pod’
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15 of the riskiest vacation hot spots in the world

The US State Department lists dozens of countries on its travel advisories page, warning American travellers of dangers like sexual assault, robberies, and high rates of homicide. In Jamaica, the US State Department warns of “violent crimes such as home invasions, armed robberies, sexual assaults, and homicides.” In the Bahamas, […]
15 of the riskiest vacation hot spots in the world