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Chicago officials say nearly 1,500 migrants have arrived from Texas as of Tuesday

Chicago officials say nearly 1,500 migrants have arrived from Texas as of Tuesday

Shanzeh Ahmad Chicago Tribune Nearly 1,500 migrants have arrived in Chicago from Texas as of Tuesday, city officials said. The migrants have been bused to Chicago over the last several weeks as part of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s promise to send migrants to sanctuary cities as a way to criticize the nation’s immigration policies. Joe …

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Storm Fiona hits eastern Canada, leaving ‘total devastation’

Issued on: 24/09/2022 – 22:46 Powerful storm Fiona lashed into eastern Canada on Saturday, cutting power to thousands and washing houses into the sea as it pummeled the area with fierce winds and rains “like nothing we’ve ever seen,” police said. Two women were swept into the ocean in Newfoundland, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police …

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Report exposes business travel stress | David Sapsted

The extent that international business travel affects the wellbeing of those undertaking such journeys has been highlighted in survey of UK travellers. The Opinium survey of 500 business travelers, commissioned by the global travel assistance organization World Travel Protection, found that 81 per cent said they had experienced negative emotions while on work trips. Related …

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UK travel: Six of the best stops on South West 660, Britain’s new road trip route

On the UK’s Southwest 660, a new roadtrip route that includes Exmoor National Park, it’s almost impossible not to be distracted by the amazing coastal panoramas. Photo / Getty Images Going west on the coastal 660 is UK’s answer to America’s Route 66, writes Simon Heptinstall Your rental car sweeps around wide, smooth bends on …

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Commonwealth Advantage helps nations build back better after Birmingham 2022 | Magazine

This article will be included in the Autumn issue of Think Global People magazine.Click here to access the Summer digital edition. Alongside the sporting achievements, medals and rivalry, it has been the largest, most inclusive, most sustainable Commonwealth Games to date. Now the cheers have died down, the real triumph lies in the lasting economic …

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Dom Phillips and Bruno Araújo Pereira: Blood found in suspect’s boat as as Brazil searches for missing pair in remote Amazon

The discovery comes as Brazil’s President said search efforts were continuing for veteran correspondent Dom Phillips and Brazilian researcher Bruno Araújo Pereira, who were first reported missing Sunday in the Javari Valley, in the far western part of Amazonas state. They had reportedly received death threats just days prior. The suspect was arrested Wednesday and …

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World Travel Awards winners unveiled at star-studded ceremony in Jamaica

The finest travel brands from across the Americas and the Caribbean have been unveiled at a star-studded Gala Ceremony in Jamaica. The elite of the travel industry assembled for the World Travel Awards (WTA) Caribbean & The America’s Gala Ceremony 2022 to find out who amongst them had been crowned best of the best. The …

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US travel tech giant Saber plans ‘multi-million dollar’ investment

NEW DELHI: American travel tech giant Sabre Corporation president Kurt Ekert has planned an “incremental” multi-million dollar investment in India to tap the country’s vast potential in both its airlines and hotels. Saber currently runs a tech center at Bengaluru where it employs about 1,500 people. Since India’s post-Covid travel recovery is the fastest in …

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“He calls me Dad.” Guardian raises money to adopt boy he found in trash in his native Haiti

“When I got to the place where the people were making noise I saw a baby,” said Amisial, 22 at the time and visiting his homeland on a break from school in Texas. “It was in a pile of trash crying, and there wasn’t a single soul who wanted to do anything about it.” While …

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Scenic, Emerald Cruises Launch ‘Second Guests Sail Free’ Promo

Scenic Group has just launched a ‘Second Guest Sails Free’ promotion for two of its brands— Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours and Emerald Cruises—available on a variety of ocean and river cruises. The promo is good on all Europe and Asia river cruises departing now through June 30, 2023. On Scenic river cruise sailings, the …

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