New Zealand had already paused travel with the states of New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia. The new pause, which kicked in this past Friday, applies to all of Australia.
The FAA has issued a final approval for a monorail connecting trains from Manhattan to LaGuardia Airport. Construction could begin this summer.
The United States is extending non-essential travel restrictions for the US northern and southern borders until at least August 21.
The US-Canada border closure is in place until at least October 21, 2020 for most people but a select few are now allowed to cross.
Things are getting back to normal and most states have dropped their Covid restrictions. As a result, the United States is now ranked as the best place to be as the world reopens.
The July payments went to families with nearly 60 million eligible children, the Treasury said.
Currently the United States bars most non-U.S. citizens from entry, if they have recently been in Britain, the 26 Schengen nations in Europe, Ireland, China, India, South Africa, Iran and Brazil.