Monday, May 1st, 2017


Millennials Want Flexibility but Opt for Stability, While Seeking their American Dream, According to Bank of the West Study

TweetSAN FRANCISCO  — According to the Bank of the West 2017 Millennial Study released today, Millennials imagine themselves untethered and without boundaries, yet their actions tell a very different story of stability. Like previous generations, Millennials want to achieve the classic American Dream of owning a home, paying off debt, and someday retiring from a fulfilling career, but they also have a desire to travel, to live abroad, and to pursue their passions. This study explores the contrasts between how Millennials think of themselves and how they’re actually living, andRead More

PHOTOS: 2017 Shell Eco-Marathon & Make The Future Festival in Detroit

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE at Cobo Center for the 2017 Shell Eco-Marathon. More than 100 student vehicle teams from across the country have descended on Detroit. They are here to show off their ultra-fuel efficient vehicles that they designed, built and of course, race them! There are two vehicle classes to choose from: prototype and urban concept. Three energy sources are available: battery electric, hydrogen fuel cell or internal combustion which includes compressed natural gas. Teams must complete 10 laps or 6 miles with an average speed of 15Read More

Movie Monday: Friday’s Upcoming Movie Releases for 5/5

TweetLook for these new movies to hit the box office on Friday, May 5, 2017: “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” Rated PG-13. 136 minutes. Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi. -Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel; Director: James Gunn “The Lovers” Rated R. 94 minutes. Comedy. -Debra Winger, Tracy Letts, Aidan Gillen, Melora Walters; Director: Azazel Jacobs “The Dinner” Rated R. 120 minutes. Drama, Mystery, Thriller. -Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Steve Coogan, Rebecca Hall; Director: Oren Moverman “3 Generations” Not rated. 92 minutes. Drama. -Naomi Watts, Elle Fanning, Susan Sarandon,Read More