Labor Day weekend travel guide: What you should know

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Pennsylvania roads may be a little wet after Wednesday’s rain, as remnants of Ida poured down on the East Coast.

But that probably won’t stop people from hitting the road for Labor Day weekend, traditionally seen as the unofficial end of summer and one of the busiest travel weekends of the year.

The American Automobile Association said there has been a steady increase in volume since stay-at-home orders were lifted last year and increased demand in travel has steadily pushed prices up. AAA said an expected increase in gas prices over the weekend are not expected to detour anyone’s travel

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Hyundai Motor set to use internally developed chip for upcoming car -media report

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SEOUL, Sept 3 (Reuters) – South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Co (005380.KS) plans to use an auto chip it has developed itself for one of its upcoming vehicles next year, the Seoul Economy Daily reported on Friday.

Hyundai Motor, which together with affiliate Kia Corp (000270.KS) is among the world’s top 10 biggest automakers by sales, plans to internally develop a silicon carbide technology based power chip, the newspaper said, citing an unnamed industry source.

A shortage of chips made by semiconductor companies, fuelled by pandemic interruptions and production issues at chip factories, have forced automakers halt production and reduce work

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WTTC Says Time to Allow Fully Vaccinated Brits to Travel Freely to Green and Amber List Countries

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WTTC Says Time to Allow Fully Vaccinated Brits to Travel Freely to Green and Amber List Countries



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WTTC calls for an end to the discredited travel traffic light system

Global tourism body asks – what is the end game?

UK government’s decision to keep Turkey on a no-go ‘red’ list is “very disappointing”

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is calling upon the U.S. government to urgently speed up approval of the UK’s AstraZeneca vaccine to help restore vital transatlantic travel.

The Centre for Disease Control (CDC), the main health authority in the U.S., this week

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As Oxford pubs recover from lockdowns we look back at our old hostelries

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Pubs in the city are continuing to recover from restrictions imposed due to coronavirus and some are still feeling the effects of the impact on trade.

Here we look back at some of the pubs which have been loved and lost over the years.

In the past, pubs have been demolished for housing, or converted to other uses.

Two of Oxford’s oldest pubs – The Lamb & Flag in St Giles and The Mitre in High Street have shut and have not yet reopened.

Read again: Oxford’s oldest pub may not reopen

One of the old pubs we have pictured

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Everything you need to know

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The thrilling finish to the 2021 Korn Ferry Tour season takes place this week with the Korn Ferry Tour Championship presented by United Leasing & Finance.

This will be the 10th year Victoria National Golf Club has hosted the second tier to the PGA Tour. Following a change in 2019, it is also the final stop on tour with PGA Tour cards on the line by the end of the week.

It is always an exciting four days of golf played by some of the best in the country. Here is what you need to know for

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Vaccinated Medicaid members can win vacation packages to Orlando

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky Association of Health Plans (KAHP), the trade association representing all carriers offering health coverage in Kentucky, announced Wednesday the seventh phase in the organization’s campaign to grow vaccine access and acceptance in the Commonwealth.

Currently enrolled Medicaid members ages 21 and up receiving their first COVID-19 vaccination dose between Sept. 6 and Sept. 30 can visit KAHP.org to enter in a sweepstakes for a chance to be one of 20 grand prize winners for a vacation package for 4 that includes airfare, a 3-night hotel stay, and 3-day park passes to the most magical place

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