Travel

Johnny Lopez
March 25, 2020 - 9:31 am
With flights nearly empty and travelers putting travel itineraries on hold due to coronavirus, the major airlines have been waiving the fees for changing or cancelling flights.
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Rest Area Sign
Andrew Limberg
March 24, 2020 - 10:27 am
Additional relief is coming to drivers on Pennsylvania’s Interstates.
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Gasoline
(Photo by Archivo/Nuevo Herald)
Andrew Limberg
March 23, 2020 - 3:51 pm
As the number of coronavirus cases in the area continue to rise, gas prices continue to fall.
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Jacquie Cadorette
March 23, 2020 - 1:15 pm
With many across the country avoiding air travel in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, some are wondering if it’s safe to travel by car. According to the New York Times, the answer is complicated.
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sorry we're closed sign hangs on a door to a business
Kevin Battle
March 20, 2020 - 11:26 am
‘Stay calm. Stay safe. Stay home.’
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FILE — In this Saturday, March 7, 2020 file photo, a cleric, right, assists a medic treating a patient infected with the new coronavirus, at a hospital in Qom, about 80 miles (125 kilometers) south of the capital Tehran, Iran. Nine out of 10 cases of the virus in the Middle East come from the Islamic Republic. Fears remain that Iran may be underreporting its cases. Days of denials gave the virus time to spread as the country marked the 41st anniversary of its 1979 Islamic Revolution with mass demonstrations. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some it can cause more severe illness. (Mohammad Ali Marizad/Rasa News Agency via AP, File)
Associated Press
March 20, 2020 - 12:01 am
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected more than 240,000 people and killed more than 9,800. The COVID-19 illness causes mild or moderate symptoms in most people, but severe symptoms are more likely in the elderly or those with existing health problems. Almost 85,000 people have...
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New Stanton PA Turnpike service plaza
PA Turnpike
Andrew Limberg
March 19, 2020 - 3:04 pm
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has announced that all 17 service plazas will reopen starting Friday, March 20 at 7 a.m.
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Rest Area Sign
Jeff Oravitz
March 18, 2020 - 5:49 pm
PennDOT is reopening several rest areas for truck parking.
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Courtesy of Port Authority of Allegheny County
Andrew Limberg
March 18, 2020 - 4:21 pm
Port Authority is implementing a distancing policy on all of its vehicles effective immediately.
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Vehicles enter the United States as a minivan drives to Canada in the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel in Detroit, Monday, March 16, 2020. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he is closing his country's borders to anyone not a citizen, an American or a permanent resident amid the coronavirus outbreak. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Associated Press
March 18, 2020 - 10:50 am
TORONTO (AP) — The U.S. and Canada have agreed to temporarily close their shared border to nonessential travel, President Donald Trump announced Wednesday, and the Trump administration is considering a plan to turn back all people who cross the border illegally from Mexico, two administration...
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