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5 major changes travelers can expect to see right away in hotels like Marriott, Hilton, and Wyndham as they open back up

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The American Hotel and Lodging Association has released new safety and cleaning guidelines for hotels to use when reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Major hotel brands like Marriott, Hilton, and Wyndham have pledged to abide by the new protocols.
They include using contactless check in, getting rid of daily housekeeping, avoiding or limiting breakfast buffets, and encouraging self-parking instead of valet service.
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Alabama coronavirus outlook worsening amid state reopening

Alabama coronavirus outlook worsening amid state reopening

10 days ago   |   By Chron

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - With Alabama's coronavirus caseload worsening while casinos, churches and more reopen, the state's most recognizable person had some stern words about bringing COVID-19 under control.
“You need to be staying 6 feet away from me, and haven't I told you you have to wear a mask when you're in this building?” University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban, himself wearing a mask emblazoned with “Roll Tide," scolded the school's elephant mascot in a video released as the state reopened more.
Perhaps Saban's rant - which tied the prospects of fall football to disease control...
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