300 Click for offer• President Trump boasted that a plan to revive the defunct General Motors factory in Lordstown, Ohio, was a done deal. But it turns out the electric-truck maker behind the deal has nowhere near enough money to pull it off. “Houston is a place where you have to be the best,” she continued. “Everybody gotta be flashy, flashy. It’s not like a gaudy thing, but people definitely put on their best dressed even if they go into Wal-Mart.”
Afterward, everyone returned to the lab for comprehensive remeasurements. As expected, the control group’s numbers, including their weights and resting metabolic rates, had not budged. But neither had those of most of the exercisers. A few had dropped pounds, but about two-thirds of those in the shorter-workout group and 90 percent of those in the longer-workout group had lost less weight than would have been expected. This past New Year’s Eve, I expressed thanks for getting through another year. I was 50, with a wife and two kids. I ran most days, and my freelance career was going well. Two days later, I was nearly dead.XS M S
TYPE ::MOUNTAIN BIKEHarris’s romance with the game began in Chelan, Wash., where his father coached high school basketball. In fourth grade, Harris came home one afternoon and asked his mother if he could write his basketball goals on his bedroom walls. She assumed he would scribble them on paper and tape them up. Instead, he took a marker and wrote directly on the walls and ceiling. The writings remain in his childhood bedroom, frozen in the amber of a 9-year-old’s penmanship. It was not the first time Mr. Gignac, a Colombian orphan adopted by a Michigan family in 1977, used the al-Saud name to get what he wanted.
BRAND ::SPORTS SCOTTYAlaska and Jeiko eventually recovered, but Silgado continues to worry that she may lose Alaska to malnutrition. “I’m afraid she will die,” Silgado told me. “Because I now know that I can’t take her to a hospital. They have nothing.” CHICAGO — Jeff McNeil likes any lineup that includes his name, no matter the position.
The minister, Jody Wilson-Raybould, gave no reason for leaving her position in charge of veterans affairs. But last week, The Globe and Mail, citing unnamed sources, reported that Mr. Trudeau or his staff had pressured Ms. Wilson-Raybould when she was justice minister to back off the corruption and bribery prosecution of a prominent, Montreal-based engineering company. Sheindlin believes that the human condition is a collective one and that good people act accordingly. People who don’t appreciate a sense of community? They are the problem. “Ever been on a boat and you see these plastic bottles, and you see condoms on the beach?” the Judge asked me. “To me, that’s a death sentence.” For viewers, “Judge Judy” seems to embody the golden rule, providing a rigorous system of ethics that is hard to find outside a church or a family dinner table. Freisleben, who has worked on the program for 21 years, thinks Sheindlin’s black-and-white approach is why people continue to watch. “There’s so much gray,” she says. “I think people just want to listen to somebody who’s just going to say it straight and be honest.”