The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by Facebook – Pence rips Biden as radical risk

Stagecraft: The National Park Service is in hot water with ethics watchdogs for a slickly produced video promoting Trump along with approval to host a fireworks spectacle following his acceptance speech tonight (The Hill). … One thousand to 1,500 guests are expected to attend the president’s South Lawn speech in the midst of a pandemic, […]

Post-traumatic growth: With support, some traumas can help us grow

In other cases, the traumatized might expect to feel more devastated than they do (they are simply resilient) and mistake that for growth. While current assessments, Jayawickreme said, put the percentage of people who achieve post-traumatic growth at 50% to 60%, he thought that it’s probably closer to 25%.

The Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070: RTX 2080 Ti Performance at $499

Historically speaking, popular new AMD and Nvidia GPUs often sell out ‘immediately’ for the first month or two, and price gouging is common. Our best advice is that if you really want to buy an RTX 3070, you should pre-order, but at the same time we don’t like pre-ordering anything. Wait for the reviews to […]

Transfer news LIVE: Messi ‘AGREES £623m Man City contract’, meets Barcelona tomorrow – latest updates

But Marcotti told ESPN FC. “Man Utd have a price they are willing to go to and if it’s not going to be this summer they are confident they will get him next summer.”

Fumio Kishida’s Progressive Image Gets ‘Shattered’ Amid Race for Japan’s PM Office, Media Says

Earlier this week, Kishida tweeted a picture of himself seated at a table wearing a suit and tie as his wife served him a meal in an apron, with the politician expressing his gratitude to her in the caption for travelling from his hometown 800km away to support him in Tokyo.

Health boss’s parting shot: If our hospital was built on time, we’d be in the black

Meates said recent Stats NZ​ work showed Canterbury’s population had grown at a faster rate than the national average (1.35 per cent vs 1.26 per cent annually) but the region’s share of population-based funding had declined from 11.1 per cent to 10.73 per cent since 2014/15.

‘Jingoistic claptrap!’: Woke brigade refuses to accept defeat as they slam BBC U-turn allowing Land of Hope and Glory and Rule, Britannia! to be sung at Proms after 100,000 signed MailOnline’s campaign

Saying he could barely believe the BBC’s decision, Mr Johnson added: ‘It’s time we stopped our cringing embarrassment about our history, about our traditions, and about our culture, and we stopped this general fight of self-recrimination and wetness, I wanted to get that off my chest.’

BBC World News journalist ‘is using anonymous Twitter account to troll Jewish Radio 5 Live presenter Emma Barnett after she spoke out against anti-Semitism’ as corporation launches probe

Those words burn. I am sure I don’t need to tell most of you that, but, in case I do, they burn deep. They are deeply dispiriting and play on a very well-hidden fear a lot of Jewish people have: that someday anti-Semitism will rise up once more. Because anti-Semitism is fresh and raw for […]