Jayme Deerwester, USA TODAY

Jayme Deerwester

USA TODAY

Alexandria, VA, United States

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Recent articles by Jayme:

Prince Philip has died: Will there be a state funeral? Your questions, answered

When is Prince Philip's funeral? Will Queen Elizabeth be in mourning? Will he be buried at Windsor Castle? → Read More

One step closer to cruising: CDC announces next steps to getting cruise ships back in US waters

When will cruises start again? The CDC announced the next phase of return to cruising plan. The initial conditional sailing order came out in October. → Read More

One step closer to cruising: CDC announces next steps to getting cruise ships back in US waters

When will cruises start again? The CDC announced the next phase of return to cruising plan. The initial conditional sailing order came out in October. → Read More

Venice bans large cruise ships from historic city center, two years after canal boat crash

Two years after a cruise ship rammed a Venice dock, the city announced that large passenger and container ships can no longer enter the city center. → Read More

US borders with Canada, Mexico to remain closed to nonessential travel through April 21

The Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday that America's borders with Canada and Mexico will remain restricted until April 21. → Read More

New York to loosen travel restrictions for Americans who've gotten the COVID-19 vaccine

"Domestic travelers are no longer required to quarantine or test out within 90 days of full vaccination," Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday. → Read More

National parks visitation dropped in 2020. Here are the most popular ones.

COVID closures played a role in reshuffling the makeup of 2020's top 10 most-visited parks list, but 15 parks set new visitation records. → Read More

Poll: 38% of Americans would give up sex for a year to be able to travel again immediately

Trivago's survey also found that one in five respondents would dump their partner for a chance to hit the road again. → Read More

Capitol riot suspect asks court's permission to vacation in Mexico – and gets it

Texas florist Jenny Cudd, who took part in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot, asked for and got permission to travel to Mexico for a work retreat this month. → Read More

Subway denies lawsuit claim that its tuna sandwich is 'completely bereft' of actual tuna

A lawsuit filed Jan. 21 in Northern California alleges the sandwich chain's tuna salad contains "no scintilla of tuna at all." → Read More

Airlines issue travel waivers as winter storms target Southwest, Midwest

American, Delta, Southwest and United have already issued waivers covering travel on Monday and Tuesday for much of the Midwest. → Read More

President Biden's executive order ends Trump's Muslim travel ban, outlines what's next

President Joe Biden overturned Donald Trump's 2017 ban on travel from predominantly Muslim countries and outlined plans for what will replace it. → Read More

United Kingdom to require all incoming travelers to have negative COVID test and quarantine starting Monday

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that effective Jan. 18, anyone traveling to the U.K. must present a negative COVID test and quarantine or 10 days. → Read More

US borders with Canada, Mexico to remain closed through Feb. 21

DHS announced the U.S., Canada and Mexico have agreed to keep land borders closed through at least Feb. 21. → Read More

Federal Aviation Administration adopts stricter unruly flyer policy with no warnings for passengers

The FAA has adopted a stricter unruly flyer policy the week after a riot by supporters of President Donald Trump on Jan. 6 at the Capitol and incidents on multiple airlines. → Read More

Travelers boarding international flights to the US will need proof of negative COVID-19 test, CDC says

Starting Jan. 26, the CDC will require universal COVID testing for all passengers on international flights to the U.S. → Read More

Delta Air Lines joins Alaska, American in banning emotional support animals starting Jan. 11

Starting Jan. 11, only fully trained service dogs can fly in the cabin free on Delta and American. Emotional support animals will be treated as pets. → Read More

Airlines cancel 600+ more flights Thursday as snow blankets East Coast

Airports in Boston and the New York area are digging their way out after receiving significant snow Wednesday with more to come Thursday. → Read More

AAA expects 30% fewer holiday travelers between Dec. 23 and Jan. 3, due to COVID concerns

AAA expects 30% fewer travelers between Dec. 23 and Jan 3 this year. But that doesn't mean there won't be traffic jams. Here's when not to drive. → Read More

Disneyland's retail and restaurant area, Buena Vista Street, to reopen Nov. 19

Buena Vista Street, part of the retail and restaurant complex at DIsneyland, will open Nov. 19, but the theme park itself remain closed. → Read More