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Calling out of the blue: Why would you do this to someone you love? In the age of texting and DMs, a phone ring can sound like bad news. “My mom will call me at 4 o’clock in the afternoon, and my first assumption is, ‘Oh, my grandma died.’” says Eric, 35. https://t.co/HLMsE95f5H https://t.co/zLpZOXU0rl
RT @faizsays: NEW: Documents show why Apple pulling its Twitter ads is devastating for Elon Musk: In the first quarter of 2022, Apple was Twitter's top advertiser, accounting for nearly $50M in revenue
RT @ElaheIzadi: The outrage over "zero-covid" in China.
There are protests across China, the likes of which we haven't seen in a long time. We dig into it all on today's Post Reports, getting you up to speed to understand this moment and what's to come: https://t.co/dFxHBSNXPE
New York Times, other media outlets call for end to Assange prosecution https://t.co/a97te4c3io
Analysis: Elon Musk has twice relied on social-media polls to make decisions. Elections both police and encourage participation in a way that makes them legitimate. Twitter polls do neither, and aren’t. https://t.co/p8arDuFMfN
The Supreme Court seemed likely to impose new restrictions on federal prosecutors battling public corruption, with the justices skeptical about the convictions of two men who profited during the administration of former New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo (D). https://t.co/tnQ0H85mGc
Analysis: The dynamics aren't the same as the pivotal 2020 Georgia runoffs or other big Senate races held beyond Election Day. But the stakes are still significant. https://t.co/cBaYdyIUoq
Analysis | Another Fox News-driven target of likely GOP probes: “Looting” https://t.co/75rmMGX6jK
There was a 1740 percent increase in searches for “gaslighting” in 2022, according to Merriam-Webster. The term fills a space between the word “lying,” which is typically among individuals, and “fraud.” It works in both personal and political references. https://t.co/9mDT4s5lOc
The World Cup’s 32 teams have completed their second group-stage games, and the scenarios for advancement are now clear.
Here’s how the teams are ranked in the groups, as explained by FIFA’s 2022 World Cup regulations: https://t.co/yUlEFk1mgD
Whether you're shopping for him or her, mom or dad, your gamer, traveler, home cook or book lover, we've got all the gift ideas you'll need this holiday season.
Here's our 2022 Holiday Gift Guide, curated by Post reporters and editors: https://t.co/fORP329Pld
With less than two weeks from a railroad strike deadline, President Biden plans to call on Congress to take action to avert a shutdown of the country’s freight railroads, according to an official briefed on his plans. https://t.co/AWJmrIteI5
Dub Crochet was hospitalized through more than a year’s worth of milestones and holidays before emerging from the hospital this month. https://t.co/tp9p9bgHhU https://t.co/H2c4Z4QGzX
Across the bay — Oyster, Va. — is now being threatened by a fast-rising ocean, as is much of the U.S. East Coast.
The menace today is different: human-caused climate change. But for some in Oyster, the question of the past echoes today: stay or go? https://t.co/6U4VECKd97
Historically, the ocean has risen about a foot in a human lifetime, said John Porter, a University of Virginia scientist who studies the barrier islands.
But because of climate change, that will be considerably higher going forward. https://t.co/6U4VED1gb7
Three of the 15 sites in the contiguous United States where seas have risen fastest since 1993 are in Virginia, according to a Washington Post analysis of the data. https://t.co/6U4VECKd97 https://t.co/CkqHVYv3Aa
This is Hog Island today. The island’s southern end has massively eroded.
The remains of Broadwater have been lost to the Atlantic Ocean. https://t.co/6U4VED1gb7 https://t.co/kikICmjNfc
Historical maps show Hog Island’s shoreline was already retreating over a century ago. Seas were rising slowly then, in part due to sinking land, the legacy of the last major ice age. https://t.co/6U4VECKd97 https://t.co/XAe38qPRVH
A century ago, about 250 people lived on Hog Island, a seven-mile expanse off the Virginia coast. They raised livestock and gathered oysters. They lived in a town called Broadwater.
But that was back when there was still soil beneath their feet. https://t.co/6U4VECKd97 https://t.co/iNqbnwNae3
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