NEW YORK — Airlines continued to cancel hundreds of flights Saturday as staffing issues tied to COVID-19 disrupted holiday celebrations during one of the busiest travel times of the year. FlightAware, a flight-tracking website, noted 875 flights entering, leaving or inside the U.S. canceled Saturday, up from 689 Friday.
Churches cancel some services in New York, Washington and Boston, while some officials cut isolation period for positive casesThe Omicron coronavirus variant vigorously continued its viral march across the US on Christmas Day, throwing many winter holiday celebrations into turmoil.Airlines
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- Flight cancellations drag on as airlines short-staffed (washington times)
- US airlines cancel more flights as Covid threatens holiday celebrations (the guardian)