The new rules, announced Wednesday, will allow fully vaccinated foreign nationals to enter the U.S. regardless of the reason for travel starting in early November, when a similar easing of restrictions is set to kick in for air travel into the country.
The “Star Trek” hero and three fellow passengers soared an estimated 66 miles over the West Texas desert in the fully automated capsule, then safely parachuted back to Earth in a flight of just over 10 minutes.
The consumer price index rose 5.4% in September from a year ago, up slightly from August’s gain of 5.3% and matching the increases in June and July. Excluding the volatile food and energy categories, core inflation rose 0.2% in September and 4% compared with a year ago. Core prices hit a three-decade high of 4.5% in June.
Owner of Murphy’s Wagon Wheel, Jamison Murphy, said they typically saw increased foot traffic from the athletic event. This year, he admitted, he was a bit concerned because the restaurant was short staffed.