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This Week In Running: July 26, 2021

The post This Week In Running: July 26, 2021 appeared first on iRunFar. The Skyrunner World Series and the World Mountain Running Association World Cup are in full swing. It’s great to see runners cross between these two circuits, as well as the highly competitive Golden Trail World Series all summer long. In the U.S., the Speedgoat 50k celebrated a new course record. Runners are starting to tune up for UTMB and its sister races, and that meant a lot of competition this weekend. Skyrace Comape...
Tags: Japan, France, Russia, Sport, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Canada, Italy, Running, Switzerland, Poland, Romania, Norway, Whitney, Andorra, University Of Colorado


Bicyclist Dies After Being Hit By Alleged DUI Driver On American River Parkway In Sacramento Last Month

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A man hit after an alleged drunk driver plowed into a group of cyclists on the American River Parkway last month has died. He has been identified by the Sacramento County Coroner as 76-year-old Michael Dodson, of Sacramento. Following the incident on June 29, Sacramento Police said the driver somehow managed to get around the trail gates and onto the path. Members of the cycling community are shocked something like this could happen. Police said the driver entered the bath p...
Tags: News, Local, Syndicated Local, Sacramento, Crash, Sacramento County, Sacramento Police, Killed, Lewis, Donovan Lewis, American River Parkway, Sacramento News, Bicyclist, Ben Nguyn, Sacramento Wheelmen, Michael Dodson


Sean Manaea Strikes Out Career-Best 13, Oakland Tops Seattle 4-1

SEATTLE (AP) — Sean Manaea struck out a career-high 13 in seven strong innings, Ramón Laureano drove in two runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-1 Thursday night in the opener of a 10-game road trip. Manaea was overpowering in winning for the first time since June 14, after having lost his previous four decisions. The left-hander’s dominance combined with just enough offense got Oakland’s important road trip off to a winning start. Manaea threw a complete-game four-hitter a...
Tags: California, Angels, Sports, Ap, Mlb, Oakland Athletics, Baseball, Oakland, Seattle, Ryan Murphy, Mariners, Seattle Mariners, Lewis, Career Best, Montes, Servais


Southern California would be back in purple, red tiers if old color-coded system still existed

California has come a long way in the battle against COVID-19. But maybe not as far as many think. Case rates have risen enough in recent weeks that if the state’s old four-color tier system were still in place, Los Angeles County could have just moved into the most restrictive purple tier, where Southern California spent the darkest days of the pandemic, while Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties would likely now be in the second-most restrictive red tier, according to state data updat...
Tags: News, Nbc, California, NFL, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Delta, Disneyland, Orange County, Riverside County, Ucla, Gavin Newsom, Southern California, San Bernardino, Lewis


2021 Badwater 135 Results: McRae Wins First Women’s Title, Lewis Gains Second Men’s Win

The post 2021 Badwater 135 Results: McRae Wins First Women’s Title, Lewis Gains Second Men’s Win appeared first on iRunFar. On Monday night, the 44th Badwater 135 Mile kicked off in Death Valley, California. In a field headlined by former male champs and women vying to become first-time winners, the first finishers rolled across the finish line at Whitney Portal, California on Tuesday night. The race started in three waves at 8:00 p.m., 9:30 p.m., and 11:00 p.m Monday night, and the full field w...
Tags: News, Russia, Sport, Ukraine, Races, Running, Death Valley, Lewis, Becker, Roberts, Lopez, McRae, Jessica Hardy, Death Valley California, Badwater, Bob Becker


What makes NASA spacesuits so expensive?

NASA's current fleet of spacesuits were reported to cost between $15 million and $22 million in 1974. Having not built any new mission-ready extravehicular suits since then, NASA only has four working suits left. Since 2009, NASA has invested more than $200 million in spacesuit development. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Following is a transcript of the video.Narrator: This spacesuit, built in 1974, was reported to cost between $15 million and $22 million. Today, th...
Tags: Spacex, Elon Musk, Russia, America, Trends, Nasa, Earth, European Space Agency, Mars, Eva, Artemis, Columbia, Roscosmos, Neil Armstrong, Chris, Star City Russia


Little Spoon scoops up $44M to grow its children’s nutrition delivery service

The quest to disrupt the traditional baby food aisle continues as more of today’s parents seek out nutritional food for their children. One of the startups taking on the $100 billion children’s health and wellness market is Little Spoon, producing fresh, direct-to-consumer baby and children’s meals. The New York-based company announced on Tuesday a $44 million round of Series B funding led by Valor Equity Partners, with participation from Kairos HQ. The new financing gives Little Spoon $73 milli...
Tags: Food, Startups, TC, Ecommerce, New York, France, Tech, Venture Capital, Barnett, Lewis, Barrett, Kairos, Valor Equity Partners, Baby Food, Ben Lewis, Little Spoon


15 free Comic-Con @Home panels to watch during the virtual comic convention July 23-25

With the in-person version of San Diego Comic-Con on pause for the pandemic, the annual celebration of popular culture arrives online again for a second Comic-Con @Home, which runs from Friday to Sunday, July 23-25, with a few early offerings on Wednesday and Thursday, July 21-22. We’ve scoured the program looking for old friends — Hello, Her Universe fashion show at 6 p.m. Friday. It’s also fun to make new discoveries, such as the promising Greatest Geek Year Ever: 1981 Week — Why’d It Have to ...
Tags: Apple, Books, Hbo, John Lewis, Movies, Melissa Mcbride, White House, Amc, Time, Ray Bradbury, Sport, Gotham, Netflix, Things To Do, Soccer, San Diego


‘Warrior’ John Lewis Remembered And Celebrated One Year After His Death

A Navy ship was christened in Lewis' honor and Biden urged lawmakers to protect "the sacred right to vote."
Tags: John Lewis, News, Navy, Biden, Lewis


Aug 3: P&P Live! Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell, & L. Fury-Run: Book One

P&P Live! Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell, & L. Fury-Run: Book One Tuesday, August 3, 7 p.m. Run: Book One (Hardcover) By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, L. Fury (Illustrator), Nate Powell (Illustrator) $24.99 ISBN: 9781419730696 Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now Published: Abrams ComicArts - August 3rd, 2021 Run: Book One is a companion graphic memoir to the award-winning trilogy March, conceived b...
Tags: Comics, John Lewis, Washington, America, Los Angeles, Georgia, New York Times, Naacp, Bfa, Ku Klux Klan, Lewis, Powell, Houston Texas, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, Bloomington Indiana, Hendersonville


NI Troubles: 'Robust conversation' as parties meet Lewis over legacy

The UK proposals have been widely rejected by the executive parties, Irish government and victims.
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NI Troubles: 'Straight talking' as parties meet Lewis over legacy

The UK proposals have been widely rejected by the executive parties, Irish government and victims.
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NI Troubles: Lewis meets Stormont parties over legacy proposals

Irish Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney also joins the virtual meting to discuss plans to deal with the past.
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NI Troubles: Lewis to meet Stormont parties over legacy proposals

Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney will also join the virtual meeting to discuss plans to deal with the past.
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Long-serving Inland Empire Republican Rep. Jerry Lewis dies

REDLANDS — Former Republican Rep. Jerry Lewis, who became a hero in his community for steering hundreds of millions of federal dollars to projects in his inland Southern California district, but was criticized as an exemplar of pork-barrel spending abuses, has died. He was 86. His death was announced in a statement by California Republican Rep. Ken Calvert, who said on his website that Lewis “made an enormous impact on his district, the state of California and our nation.” Calvert said that “if ...
Tags: Politics, News, California, Washington, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Obituaries, House, Local Politics, Capitol Hill, Doj, Justice Department, Southern California, San Bernardino, Lewis


America’s CEOs couldn’t say it any louder: We’re about to charge you more

Creative Touch Imaging Ltd./NurPhoto via Getty Images Inflation surged 0.9% from May to June, sparking concerns for CEOs of major companies. Biden has said elevated inflation is only temporary, but some CEOs think it could persist. To offset inflation, some of those execs said they'll be increasing prices on daily consumer goods. See more stories on Insider's business page. While the economy is showing promising signs of recovery, adding 850,000 payrolls in June, inflation is als...
Tags: Politics, America, Trends, Markets, Joe Biden, Economy, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Retail, Inflation, Biden, Pepsico, Jamie Dimon, Fed, Helen, Lewis, Pepsi


The CEOs of major companies are increasingly talking about inflation. Here's what has 3 of them worried.

In this photo illustration, hands are seen counting $100 bills. Valera Golovniov/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Inflation, or increased pricing for goods, is on the rise as the economy reopens. Biden's administration and the Fed says the price increases should be temporary. But CEOs of major companies are saying that higher prices could persist. See more stories on Insider's business page. The country is reopening and the economy is recovering from the pandemic, and while...
Tags: Europe, Labor, Trends, Joe Biden, Bureau of Labor Statistics, United States, Republican, Biden, Pasadena, Pepsico, Jamie Dimon, Cnbc, Blackrock, Fed, Reuters, Jpmorgan


What America's CEOs are saying on inflation: We're going to charge you more

In this photo illustration, hands are seen counting $100 bills. Valera Golovniov/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Inflation, or increased pricing for goods, is on the rise as the economy reopens. Biden's administration and the Fed says the price increases should be temporary. But CEOs of major companies are saying that higher prices could persist. See more stories on Insider's business page. The country is reopening and the economy is recovering from the pandemic, and while...
Tags: Europe, Labor, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Bureau of Labor Statistics, United States, Treasury, Janet Yellen, Republican, Biden, Pasadena, Pepsico, Jamie Dimon, Cnbc, Blackrock


Markets Stick With 'Don't Fight the Fed' Mantra Amid Rising Inflation

By Lewis KrauskopfNEW YORK (Reuters) - Signs of inflation abound and the world’s biggest asset manager is warning higher prices may be here for a...
Tags: Lewis, Markets Stick With Don t Fight the Fed, KrauskopfNEW YORK Reuters Signs


Podcast #723: Men Without Chests

“We make men without chests and expect from them virtue and enterprise. We laugh at honor and are shocked to find traitors in our midst.” While this quote from C.S. Lewis is often cited, few completely understand what Lewis meant by it, nor understand the book from which it was taken, The Abolition of Man, which, unlike Lewis’s more popular works of fiction and Christian apologetics, is a broad philosophical treatise aimed at everyone, and perhaps the most admired and yet least accessible of ...
Tags: Podcast, Life, Bbc, Character, Michael, Lewis, Michael Ward, John Gray, Lewis J R R Tolkien, Alasdair MacIntyre, Knowledge of Men, Oxford Michael, Michael Ward Michael, Facebook After Humanity


Charlottesville removes Lewis and Clark statue featuring Sacagawea along with Confederate statues

The statue showed two White explorers with a cowering Native American woman behind them.
Tags: Cnn, Charlottesville, Lewis, Clark, Sacagawea


Lewis: Racism toward England players a source of national shame

CNN's Darren Lewis says that the scale of racism toward Marcus Rashford, Bukayo Sako and Jadon Sancho in the wake of England's Euro championship loss is a source of national shame and says UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government is not doing enough to combat the issue.
Tags: UK, England, News, Cnn, Stories, Boris Johnson, Lewis, Darren Lewis, Jadon Sancho, Marcus Rashford Bukayo Sako


Maguire chasing another top 10 in Marathon Classic

DALY CITY, CA - JUNE 10: Leona Maguire of Ireland tees off from the 9th hole during the first round of the LPGA Mediheal Championship at Lake Merced Golf Club on June 10, 2021 in Daly City, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images) Leona Maguire finished with three straight birdies to keep alive her hopes of recording her fifth top-10 finish o...
Tags: Japan, Sport, Taiwan, Ireland, Golf, Korea, Ohio, Kpmg, Lewis, Daly, Dana, Maguire, LPGA, Manulife, Amy Yang, Leona Maguire


Flight attendants describe how passengers have hurled rage at them in the air, and some say it's become an 'emotionally abusive' environment

The inaugural flight of David Neeleman's Breeze Airways. Thomas Pallini/Insider Insider interviewed more than a dozen flight attendants about the rise in passenger violence. Flight attendants said they have been called expletives when reminding people to wear masks onboard. Many flight attendants said the increase in verbal harassment has hurt their mental health. See more stories on Insider's business page. The fourth time Monica, a flight attendant, asked a group of men to put t...
Tags: US, Los Angeles, Trends, Chicago, Houston, Biden, Faa, Federal Aviation Administration, Southwest, Lewis, Monica, David Neeleman, Allana Akhtar, Breeze Airways, Nas Lewis


Statue of Lewis & Clark and Sacagawea toppled in Charlottesville

Charlottesville followed up its removal of two Confederate statues Saturday with the toppling of a tribute to explorers Meriwether...
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Lewis Hamilton: ‘Everything I’d suppressed came up – I had to speak out’

He’s the most successful driver Formula One has ever seen, and its only Black star. Now Lewis Hamilton has a new mission: to change the sport that made him.As Lewis Hamilton rose through the ranks of competitive go-karting, his father, Anthony, told him: “Always do your talking on the track.” Lewis had a lot to talk about. Bullying and racial taunts were a consistent feature of his childhood in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, a new town 30 miles north of London; his dad taught him the best response wa...
Tags: London, Race, Sport, World news, Formula One, Lewis Hamilton, Motor sport, Anthony, Black Lives Matter Movement, Lewis, Stevenage Hertfordshire, Carmen Larbalestier


Cockfighting in Puerto Rico and trade-dress protections for snack foods

This week we highlight cert petitions that ask the Supreme Court to consider, among other things, the power of Congress to criminalize cockfighting under the commerce clause and the proper definition of “functionality” as applied to trade dress. Puerto Rico is a United States territory, with its own constitution. And like a state, it is an autonomous political entity sovereign over matters not covered by the United States Constitution. For the past 400 years, cockfighting has been practiced ...
Tags: Featured, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, United States, Chevron, Puerto Rico, Lewis, D C Circuit, Lotte, U S Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit, 3rd Circuit, Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Cases in the Pipeline


Analysis: Can J.D. Vance Take - and Pack - a Punch in Senate Race?

Author J.D. Vance spent nearly as many months exploring a run for Ohio's open U.S. Senate seat as Lewis and Clark spent exploring the wilderness of the American West.
Tags: Senate, Ohio, Lewis, Clark, J D Vance


Adviser Glass Lewis Flags Risks From Adani 'Unconscionable Conduct'

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Proxy advisory firm Glass Lewis has recommended shareholders vote against the reelection of a member of Adani Enterprises'...
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Early Evolution in Aerial Warfare

While military technologies like submarines, armored vehicles, and aerial bombing had made appearances in larval form before, World War One saw their first effective mass application. German bombing of English cities started in 1915 and immediately posed a problem, since air-to-air combat was in its infancy. There was an outcry to Do Something, but what could be done? "Then we saw the Zeppelin above us, just ahead, amid a gleaming of clouds: high up, like a bright golden finger, quite small (...
Tags: Guns, Planes, History, Tam, Lewis, Zeppelin, Milton, Wikiwander