On March 15, travelers in Washington DC should avoid a student-led climate rally to minimize delays. Participants will gather at the National Mall from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM local time. The rally is part of an international movement to demand more effective government action on climate change issues.
An outbreak of measles is affecting Vancouver. Measles is caused by a highly contagious virus that spreads from person-to-person via infected droplets. Outbreaks occur frequently in under-vaccinated populations. Common symptoms include fever, cough, and a characteristic rash. Measles can result in serious complications, particularly when very young children, the elderly or pregnant women are infected. All travelers should ensure that they are fully immunized against…