Rules for driving to Canada from the U.S. during the pandemic

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 09 Aug 2021 11:00:11 +0000

After nearly a year and a half, Canada is reopening to fully-vaccinated U.S. tourists as of 12:01 Eastern Time on August 9. For now, the new rules only apply to U.S. citizens and permanent residents, specifically. All other nationals are expected to be let in on September 7, pending the state of the pandemic at […]

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U.S. border remains closed to Canadian tourists

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 15:47:08 +0000

The U.S. has extended its travel restrictions on Canadians crossing the border by land and ferry. The U.S. government released a notice on its registrar extending existing measures starting at midnight on July 22, and remaining in effect until August 21 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. It comes just days after Canada announced it would […]

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Man sentenced for forging documents to enter Canada illegally

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Sun, 07 Feb 2021 09:00:25 +0000

An American citizen has plead guilty for misrepresentation at the Canada-U.S. border. The man had stated that he was seeking entry in order to carry out essential work, when in reality, he wanted to visit his girlfriend who lives in Canada. The man, Lyell Sullivan Buttermore, looked to enter Canada through the Lansdowne port of […]

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Canada-U.S. border closure extended for seventh time

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 15:31:42 +0000

Canada is rolling over travel restrictions for another month. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has confirmed via Twitter that the Canada-U.S. border will be closed to non-essential travel until November 21. Travellers seeking entry into Canada from the U.S. will be turned away at the border if they are coming for tourism, shopping, or entertainment. Essential […]

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Trudeau: Canada looking to ease travel for families

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 07:00:34 +0000

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has stated that Canada is exploring easing travel restrictions that currently prevent some individuals from crossing the U.S. border to enter Canada to reunite with their family. Trudeau made the remarks during his daily coronavirus briefing to the Canadian public on Friday May 29. The Canada-U.S. border was first closed to […]

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Border ’emergency’: The problem Trump can’t fix

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 05:52:36 +0000

Mexico's federal police stand guard at the US-Mexico border fence as US President Donald Trump visits Calexico, California, as seen from Mexicali, Baja California state, Mexico, on April 5, 2019. - President Donald Trump flew Friday to visit newly built fencing on the Mexican border, even as he retreated from a threat to shut the frontier over what he says is an out-of-control influx of migrants and drugs. (Photo by Guillermo Arias / AFP)

The resignation of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen underscored the failure of President Trump to halt uncontrolled immigration.

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Trump’s threat to close border stirs fears of economic harm

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 05:25:44 +0000

Trump's threat to close border stirs fears of economic harm

EL PASO, Texas — President Donald Trump’s threat to shut down the southern border raised fears Monday of dire economic consequences in the U.S. and an upheaval of daily life in a stretch of the country that relies on the international flow of not just goods and services but also students, families and workers.

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Migrant with flesh-eating bacteria detained at US border

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Sat, 26 Jan 2019 03:29:05 +0000

Migrant with flesh-eating bacteria detained at US border

A man among a group of migrants detained in a desolate part of New Mexico near the border with Mexico has been diagnosed as infected with flesh-eating bacteria.

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