Here’s President Trump’s First Address to Congress

By ShareAmerica President Trump delivered his first address to a joint session of Congress on February 28. THE PRESIDENT: Thank you very much. Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, the First Lady of the United States — and citizens of
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Civil Rights Activists Blast Michigan City Water Crisis

VOA News U.S. civil rights activists descended Sunday on the midwestern city of Flint, Michigan, describing its drinking water contamination crisis as "a disaster, not just an emergency." Longtime rights leader, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, led a delegation of activists, addressing a crowd of concerned and angered citizens packed into a local (more...)

Two Shootings in US Cities Kill 1, Injure 17 in 24 Hours

VOA News One person is dead and at least 17 are wounded, including several children, in two mass shootings in major U.S. cities in 24 hours. Late Saturday, a gunman opened fire on a street party in a Philadelphia neighborhood, injuring a toddler, two older children, and at least five adults. Two (more...)

Harlem Globetrotters Prove Victorious On Ice In Michigan

Since the NHL plans their return, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters made history today by playing an outdoor basketball game on ice in Michigan.  Using ice cleats and hockey helmets, the Globetrotters proved victorious over the Global Select with the help of (more...)

Miami: Most Miserable City In U.S.?

The magazine "Forbes" named Miami as "the most miserable city in the United States", according to a new poll. The city has one of the highest crime rates in the country (see No. 1 position in the list). The rankings also are based on factors including rates of (more...)

Introduction of Electric Jeep Grand Cherokee in Detroit

On January 9th AMP Electric Vehicles, a company specializing in SUV electric vehicles will present their new AMP Jeep Grand Cherokee EV at the 2012 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. "Beginning with a world class vehicle, and adding AMP's electrification results in an EV that offers everything SUV (more...)

Philip Levine’s Poetry of the Working Man

By Mark Trainer Staff Writer A childhood in the heart of America’s auto industry might seem an unlikely beginning for a poet. But for Philip Levine, the new poet laureate of the United States, growing up in Detroit provided the building blocks and the inspiration for his life’s work. Levine’s (more...)