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Airbnb to cancel reservations in D.C. during week of Biden’s inauguration


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Airbnb to ban Capitol rioters from staying in Washington DC properties for Biden inauguration


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Airbnb, Chobani among companies to oppose U.S. asylum work permit slowdown

Airbnb, Chobani among companies to oppose U.S. asylum work permit slowdownAirbnb, Chobani, Western Union and a dozen other companies are urging the withdrawal of a Trump administration proposal to slow down the work permit approval process for asylum seekers. The companies – joined by Uniqlo, Ben & Jerry’s, DoorDash and others – spoke out against a recently proposed regulation in a letter sent to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on Friday. The proposed regulation is part of a broader effort by the Trump administration to crack down on asylum seekers.



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Airbnb to ban ‘party houses’ after five people killed in mass shooting at Halloween event

Airbnb to ban ‘party houses’ after five people killed in mass shooting at Halloween eventAirbnb has said it will ban “party houses” in the wake of a deadly shooting at a Halloween party at a rented property in California.Five people were killed in the shooting on Thursday, which sent around 100 terrified partygoers running for their lives in the San Francisco suburb of Orinda.



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Airbnb bans 'party houses' after deadly US shooting

Airbnb bans 'party houses' after deadly US shootingAirbnb’s boss announced Saturday that the online platform, which offers private homes for rent for short periods, is banning “party houses” after a deadly shooting at a Halloween event in California. Five people were killed and others wounded in a Thursday night shooting in Orinda, California, in a house that had been rented on Airbnb. “Starting today, we are banning ‘party houses’ and we are redoubling our efforts to combat unauthorized parties and get rid of abusive host and guest conduct, including conduct that leads to the terrible events we saw in Orinda,” Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky said on Twitter.



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Airbnb bans 'party houses' after Halloween shooting in California

Airbnb bans 'party houses' after Halloween shooting in CaliforniaPolice were still searching for the shooter who opened fire on Thursday night at the costume party, which authorities say was attended by more than 100 people at the house in Orinda, less than 20 miles (30 km) east of San Francisco. The party host rented the home through Airbnb and told its owner she was holding a reunion for only a dozen people, the San Francisco Chronicle reported citing the owner, Michael Wang.



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4 Killed, Several Injured in Shooting at Airbnb Halloween Party in California. Here's What to Know

4 Killed, Several Injured in Shooting at Airbnb Halloween Party in California. Here's What to KnowThe mass shooting at a Halloween party at an Airbnb in Orinda, Calif. left four people dead and several others injured.



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Simone Biles's Brother Charged With Murder in Shooting That Left 3 Dead at AirBnb

Simone Biles's Brother Charged With Murder in Shooting That Left 3 Dead at AirBnbTevin Biles-Thomas, the brother of Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, has been arrested and charged in a shooting at a Cleveland AirBnB.



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After Airbnb, Booking.com asked to remove West Bank listings

After Airbnb, <a href=Booking.com asked to remove West Bank listings” align=”left” title=”After Airbnb, Booking.com asked to remove West Bank listings” border=”0″ >Rights activists on Tuesday urged Booking.com to follow the example of Airbnb and withdraw listings for rentals in Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank, even as Israel called the move “disgusting” and threatened legal action. Airbnb said Monday it will remove such listings, just ahead of the release of a Human Rights Watch report criticising the inclusion of settlements. Israel strongly denounced Airbnb’s decision and threatened legal action against the company, while Palestinian officials welcomed it.



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After Airbnb, Booking.com asked to remove West Bank listings

After Airbnb, <a href=Booking.com asked to remove West Bank listings” align=”left” title=”After Airbnb, Booking.com asked to remove West Bank listings” border=”0″ >Rights activists on Tuesday urged Booking.com to follow the example of Airbnb and withdraw listings for rentals in Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank, even as Israel called the move “disgusting” and threatened legal action. Airbnb said Monday it will remove such listings, just ahead of the release of a Human Rights Watch report criticising the inclusion of settlements. Israel strongly denounced Airbnb’s decision and threatened legal action against the company, while Palestinian officials welcomed it.



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