Friday, May 12th, 2017


WATCH: Exclusive Interview with NASCAR Driver Aric Almirola

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the Marriott near Detroit Metro Airport. NASCAR driver Aric Almirola made a pit stop there to preview the upcoming FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway (MIS). He was in town to promote the “Pie with Petty” special ticket package. For $80, fans can attend a Q-and-A with Aric’s team owner Richard Petty and enjoy some Apple Bacon Pie from Grand Traverse Pie Co. In this video, watch for an exclusive interview with Aric Almirola and MIS President Rick Brenner.   For tickets and moreRead More

Movie Review: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2’ has heart, humor, and action

TweetThey may be ‘a-holes’, but they are the a-holes who made the A-List of superheroes.  Yes, I’m talking about “Guardians of the Galaxy”, who made something bad out of something good as the highest-grossing superhero film of 2014 opposite “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”. Now comes “Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2”, and we’re ‘Hooked on a Feeling’ once more with Peter Quill/Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), Gamora (Zoe Saldana), Drax the Destroyer (Dave Bautista), Rocket Raccoon and Baby Groot (voices of Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel) … along with references ofRead More

EARTHTALK: Fuel Cell Cars Already Here in California, Coming Soon to Northeast

TweetDear EarthTalk: Is it true that fuel cell cars are finally available for mainstream drivers in the U.S.?  —Jack Mixson, Wilmington, DE For years, green car enthusiasts have been heralding the dawn of a new era of pollution-free driving powered by fuel cells, which combine readily available hydrogen with oxygen to fire up the engine. NASA created the first commercial grade fuel cells in the 1960s to power satellites and space capsules, and automakers have been talking up their potential for use in cars and trucks ever since. But theRead More