U.S. Will End COVID-19 Emergency Declarations in May

The White House revealed this week that it will end COVID-19 emergency declarations on May 11.

Rumor! MGM-Hyatt Status Match Could End Later this Year

The rumor is that starting in June it will no longer be possible to match status from World of Hyatt to MGM Rewards. This was first shared on FlyerTalk.

Amtrak Will Purchase New Train Cars for 14 Overnight Routes

Amtrak plans to replace railcars for popular routes such as the Auto Train, California Zephyr, Coast Starlight, Crescent, Empire Builder and Southwest Chief.

Charity Program AmazonSmile Will Shut Down in February

Amazon launched AmazonSmile a decade ago, in 2013, providing an easy way for shoppers to donate to their favorite charity.

Saks Fifth Avenue Wants to Add High-End Casino to Flagship Store

Since the release of the New York State Gaming Commission’s Request for Application for three downstate New York gaming licenses, several parties have presented their proposals.

Las Vegas Sands Eyeing New Casino in Long Island, NY

Las Vegas Sands wants to open a new casino as part of multibillion-dollar project in Nassau County in Long Island, NY.

After Busy Holiday Season, Most Americans Want a Do-Nothing Vacation

Many Americans are just looking to relax in their next vacation after an over-scheduled holiday season.

Vaccine Requirement for Foreign Visitors Extended Until April

The White House has extended a requirement that all non-citizen travelers to the country must be vaccinated for COVID-19, with a few exceptions.