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A street in Longsight has been taped off this afternoon after a man was stabbed. A section of Turnbull Road has been cordoned off by officers. The cordon covers an area of around 200 yards. Pictures taken at the scene appear to show some clothes left strewn on the roadside. A GMP statement said: “Police …

‘Organised fight’ is planned between children in Swansea on the weekend A large ‘organised fight’ is being planned between children in Sketty and Gorseinon at the weekend, as police have warned parents the matter is being investigated. Schools Community Police Officer Nicola Evans, of Gorseinon Police Station, has written to parents via a letter uploaded …

Here’s what you need to know: Israeli troops responded to rocket attacks from militants with airstrikes, like the one that hit this house in Gaza. In Israel, Jewish and Arab mobs rioted in the streets.  Credit…Dan Balilty for The New York Times After days of people peering skyward for danger, whether rockets barreling in toward cities …

Indian variant is a ‘country-wide problem’ The spread of the so-called Indian variant of Covid-19 should be viewed as a country-wide problem, an expert has warned. Professor James Naismith, from the University of Oxford, told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme on Thursday, that the variant may spread “way beyond” the local areas where it has …

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 …