Walt Disney World stops requiring guests to put on face masks outdoor

Beginning Saturday, households can stroll proper down the center of Essential Street, U.S.A. at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom with out carrying a face masks. Disney DIS, -2.60% announced late Friday that it had up to date its coverage relating to face coverings for guests and workers on the Walt Disney World, together with the resort’s 4 theme parks, inns and the Disney Springs procuring space. Transferring ahead, friends might be allowed to go maskless in the event that they select whereas in outside widespread areas and at pool decks. Masks will nonetheless be required in all indoor places all through the resort, together with on transportation and in eating places when not consuming or consuming. This isn't the primary time Disney ...

Miami’s Little Haiti wasn’t a goal for builders. Till the seas began to rise

(CNN) — In a metropolis the place “sunny day floods” elevated 400% in a decade, rising seas are altering the outdated actual property mantra of “location, location, location.” In Miami lately, it’s all about elevation, elevation, elevation. And lengthy earlier than melted ice caps wash over Ocean Drive, one among America’s most weak huge cities is turning into a check case for the fashionable downside of local weather gentrification. Whereas some scientific fashions predict sufficient polar ice soften to deliver a minimum of 10 ft of sea stage rise to South Florida by 2100, only a modest 12 inches would make 15% of Miami uninhabitable, and far of that beachside property is amongst America’s most beneficial. ...

Walt Disney World and Common Studios Orlando are enjoyable these COVID security protocols — will others comply with swimsuit?

Theme parks in Florida are decreasing a few of the protocols that employees and guests have needed to comply with for the previous 12 months, which have been initially put in place to stop the unfold of COVID-19. However state laws on measures to stop the unfold of the coronavirus and guidelines instituted by the personal sector don’t all the time match, even in Florida, which has been among the many first states to ease restrictions. Walt Disney World DIS, +0.15% will part out temperature screenings this month. After May 8, theme park employees will now not must be screened for a fever, whereas the requirement will probably be eliminated for guests beginning May 16. “Since reopening, we've got thought-about steering from public-health aut...