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Here’s what you need to know: Colonial Pipeline fuel tanks in Woodbridge, N.J. The company’s pipeline carries nearly half the fuel supplies for the East Coast.Credit…Colonial Pipeline/Via Reuters Gasoline prices rose as much as 4.2 percent early on Monday after a major petroleum pipeline in the United States was shut down over the weekend because …

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — The COVID-19 pandemic is having a major impact across the world and also in cities across Northern California. The latest number of confirmed cases in the U.S. can be found at the CDC’s 2019 Novel Coronavirus in the U.S. page. (The CDC updates the webpage on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.) Join …

Disruption to Great Western Railway services to continue in the coming days after ‘cracks appeared’ on some trains Travel disruption caused by “cracks” appearing on a number of Hitachi trains will continue on Sunday and into next week. On Saturday Great Western Railway (GWR) was forced to cancel a “significant” number of long distance train …

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a press briefing at the White House, in Washington. Fauci is participating along with soprano Renee Fleming, the CEOs of Pfizer and Moderna and the lead guitarist of Aerosmith among others in a unique three-day Vatican conference starting Thursday, May …

The Ontario government is allowing some activities to resume at long-term care homes now that so many residents are vaccinated. New guidelines were released today saying activities such as communal dining and indoor events and gatherings, with precautions, can now resume. Additionally, residents and their caregivers who are fully immunized may choose to have close …

Road closed due to dangerous tree Gower Road between Pen yr Heol Road and Glan yr Afon Road in Sketty has been closed until at least mid-morning today due to a large tree at serious risk of collpasing into the road. Specialists cannot start work to make the tree safe till the wind has died …

In 2017, the FTC alleged that Qualcomm, which owns patents essential to the creation of mobile phones, was using its dominant position in the industry to extract unreasonable fees from companies that rely on its tech. Two years later, in May 2019, U.S. District Court judge Lucy Koh agreed. In a 233-page decision, she sided …

Stock market news live updates: Stocks trade mixed as tech shares drop, Nasdaq turns negative  Yahoo Finance Dow jumps 300 points to begin May, reopening trades gain  CNBC US stocks trading higher as 130 companies in the S&P 500 to report earnings  Fox Business April Market Wrap: Solid Monthly Performance, But 6 Risks Remain In Play  Investing.com U.S. Stocks …

Hope for international travel UK Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said this morning that the data “continues to look good” domestically to allow limited international travel from May 17 at the earliest. He told Sky News: “The earliest possible unlock is May 17, so stage three of the unlock, we won’t have international travel before that. …

Anthony S. Fauci, President Biden’s chief medical adviser, warned Americans that 50,000 new infections a day is still too high and urged people to get vaccinated, even as rates of new doses administered have dropped 14 percent in the last week. “That’s a precarious level, and we don’t want that to go up,” he said …