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AC/DC are an Australian rock band, formed in Sydney in 1973 by brothers Malcolm and Angus Young.
The state of Michigan is largely divided in the same way as many other U.S. states, but is distinct in its usage of charter townships.
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. (ΑΦΑ) is the first African-American, intercollegiate Greek-lettered fraternity.
The American Basketball Association (ABA) is an American semi-professional men's basketball minor league that was founded in 1999.
The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
AMERICAN Cast Iron Pipe Company, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, is a manufacturer of ductile iron pipe, spiral-welded steel pipe, fire hydrants and valves for the waterworks industry and electric-resistance-welded steel pipe for the oil and natural gas industry.
The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) is the largest trade union of public employees in the United States.
American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron, is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, doing business as Amtrak, is a passenger railroad service that provides medium- and long-distance intercity service in the contiguous United States and to three Canadian cities.
Andrew "Andy" Dillon is a Democratic Party politician from the U.S. state of Michigan.
Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Washtenaw County.
Aptiv PLC (stylised as •APTIV•, formerly known as Delphi Automotive PLC) is a global technology company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.
Arab Americans (عَرَبٌ أَمْرِيكِيُّونَ or أمريكيون من أصل عربي) are Americans of Arab ethnic, cultural and linguistic heritage or identity, who identify themselves as Arab.
Arena football is a variety of indoor gridiron football played by the Arena Football League (AFL) and China Arena Football League (CAFL).
Art Deco, sometimes referred to as Deco, is a style of visual arts, architecture and design that first appeared in France just before World War I. Art Deco influenced the design of buildings, furniture, jewelry, fashion, cars, movie theatres, trains, ocean liners, and everyday objects such as radios and vacuum cleaners.
Artificial turf is a surface of synthetic fibers made to look like natural grass.
Ascension is the largest Catholic health system in the world and the largest non-profit health system in the United States with facilities in 23 states and the District of Columbia.
Atwood Stadium is an 11,000-seat stadium owned by Kettering University located in the Carriage Town historic district area of downtown Flint, Michigan.
Automation is the technology by which a process or procedure is performed without human assistance.
AutoWorld was an indoor theme park in Flint, Michigan, USA, built to make the town attractive to tourists.
is a city in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.
Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship, Świętokrzyskie Province, or Holy Cross Province (województwo świętokrzyskie) is one of the 16 voivodeships (provinces) into which Poland is divided.
Back to the Bricks, originally Back to the Bricks and Under the Arches, is an annual car cruise run by a group of the same name.
Baker College is an accredited, private, not-for-profit American college in Michigan that was founded in 1911.
Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two opposing teams who take turns batting and fielding.
Basketball is a team sport played on a rectangular court.
Bay City is a city in Bay County, Michigan, located near the base of the Saginaw Bay on Lake Huron.
Beautiful music (sometimes abbreviated as BM, B/EZ or BM/EZ for "beautiful music/easy listening") is a mostly instrumental music format that was prominent in American radio from the late 1950s through the 1980s.
Benton Harbor is a city in Berrien County in the U.S. state of Michigan which is located west of Kalamazoo, and northwest of South Bend, Indiana.
Birach Broadcasting Corporation is a company based in Southfield, Michigan, USA, that owns several AM radio stations and one low-power television (LPTV) station in the US.
Birmingham is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Alabama and the seat of Jefferson County.
Bishop International Airport is a commercial and general aviation airport located in Flint, Michigan.
Blues is a music genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep South of the United States around the end of the 19th century.
Bowling for Columbine is a 2002 American documentary film written, produced, directed, and narrated by Michael Moore.
Bud, Not Buddy is a children's novel written by Christopher Paul Curtis, published in 1999.
Buick, formally the Buick Motor Division, is an upscale automobile brand of the American manufacturer General Motors (GM).
Buick City was a massive automobile manufacturing complex in the northeast of Flint, Michigan.
In the controlled demolition industry, building implosion is the strategic placing of explosive material and timing of its detonation so that a structure collapses on itself in a matter of seconds, minimizing the physical damage to its immediate surroundings.
Burton is a city in Genesee County in the state of Michigan and a suburb of Flint.
A bus (archaically also omnibus, multibus, motorbus, autobus) is a road vehicle designed to carry many passengers.
C-SPAN, an acronym for Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network, is an American cable and satellite television network that was created in 1979 by the cable television industry as a public service.
Campus radio (also known as college radio, university radio or student radio) is a type of radio station that is run by the students of a college, university or other educational institution.
The Canadian National Railway Company (Compagnie des chemins de fer nationaux du Canada) is a Canadian Class I freight railway headquartered in Montreal, Quebec that serves Canada and the Midwestern and Southern United States.
The CANUSA Games are an annual contest, primarily for athletes age 18 and under, between the sister cities of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and Flint, Michigan, United States.
Capitalism: A Love Story is a 2009 American documentary film directed, written by, and starring Michael Moore.
A car (or automobile) is a wheeled motor vehicle used for transportation.
Kemal Amin "Casey" Kasem (April 27, 1932 – June 15, 2014) was an American disc jockey, music historian, radio personality, voice actor, and actor, known for being the host of several music radio countdown programs, most notably American Top 40, from 1970 until his retirement in 2009, and for providing the voice of Norville "Shaggy" Rogers in the Scooby-Doo franchise from 1969 to 1997, and again from 2002 until 2009.
CBS (an initialism of the network's former name, the Columbia Broadcasting System) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of CBS Corporation.
A census is the procedure of systematically acquiring and recording information about the members of a given population.
The Central League was a minor league baseball league that operated sporadically from 1903–1917, 1920–1922, 1926, 1928–1930, 1934, and 1948–1951.
Mid Michigan, occasionally called Central Michigan, is a region in the Lower Peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan.
The Central Park is a neighborhood in the City of Flint, Michigan.
Chameleon Street is a 1989 independent film written by, directed by and starring Wendell B. Harris, Jr..
Changchun is the capital and largest city of Jilin Province, and is also the core city of Northeast Asia.
Charlie Will Bell III (born March 12, 1979) is an American former professional basketball player, and a current coach.
Chevrolet, colloquially referred to as Chevy and formally the Chevrolet Division of General Motors Company, is an American automobile division of the American manufacturer General Motors (GM).
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
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Citizens Republic Bancorp (primary operating name Citizens Bank) was an American bank headquartered in Flint, Michigan that merged with FirstMerit Bank in 2013.
CKLW is a 50,000-watt, Class B, AM radio station broadcasting on the Mexican clear-channel frequency of 800 kHz (800 AM) and located in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, serving Windsor and Detroit.
Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel and an independent subsidiary of AT&T's WarnerMedia.
College football is American football played by teams of student athletes fielded by American universities, colleges, and military academies, or Canadian football played by teams of student athletes fielded by Canadian universities.
Contemporary Christian music (or CCM—and occasionally "inspirational music") is a genre of modern popular music which is lyrically focused on matters concerned with the Christian faith.
Contemporary hit radio (also known as CHR, contemporary hits, hit list, current hits, hit music, top 40, or pop radio) is a radio format that is common in the United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Trinidad and Tobago, South Africa, and the Philippines, that focuses on playing current and recurrent popular music as determined by the top 40 music charts.
The Continental Basketball Association (CBA) was a professional men's basketball minor league in the United States.
The Continental Indoor Football League (CIFL) was an indoor football league based along the Midwestern United States region that played nine seasons from 2006 to 2014.
A county seat is an administrative center, seat of government, or capital city of a county or civil parish.
CQ Press, a division of SAGE Publications, publishes books, directories, periodicals, and electronic products on American government and politics, with an expanding list in international affairs and journalism and mass communication.
Crime in Flint, Michigan, has been a serious issue, primarily due to an ongoing economic depression.
CSX Transportation is a Class I railroad operating in the eastern United States and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec.
Cumulus Media, Inc. is an American broadcasting company and is the third largest owner and operator of AM and FM radio stations in the United States behind Entercom and iHeartMedia, Inc. As of July 1, 2017, Cumulus lists ownership of 446 stations in 90 media markets.
Dalton Airport is a privately owned, public use airport located two nautical miles (4 km) east of the central business district of Flushing, in Genesee County, Michigan, United States.
Darnell Earley is an American public administrator and municipal manager.
Davenport University is a private, non-profit, multi-location university with campuses throughout Michigan and online.
Davison is a city in Genesee County in the U.S. state of Michigan and a suburb of Flint.
Dayne Walling (born) is an American politician who was the mayor of Flint, Michigan from 2009 to 2015.
Deindustrialization or deindustrialisation is a process of social and economic change caused by the removal or reduction of industrial capacity or activity in a country or region, especially heavy industry or manufacturing industry.
Delta Chi (ΔΧ) is an international Greek letter collegiate social fraternity formed on October 13, 1890, at Cornell University, initially as a professional fraternity for law students.
Delta College is a community college southwest of Bay City, Michigan.
Delta Tau Delta (ΔΤΔ), commonly known as DTD or Delt, is a United States-based international Greek letter college fraternity.
Demolition or razing is the tearing down of buildings and other man-made structures.
In economics, a depression is a sustained, long-term downturn in economic activity in one or more economies.
Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the largest city on the United States–Canada border, and the seat of Wayne County.
The Detroit Free Press is the largest daily newspaper in Detroit, Michigan, US.
Detroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD) is a school district that covers all of the city of Detroit, Michigan, United States and high school students in the insular city of Highland Park.
Disinvestment refers to the use of a concerted economic boycott to pressure a government, industry, or company towards a change in policy, or in the case of governments, even regime change.
Donald J. Williamson (born 19xx) is an American businessman and politician in Flint, Michigan, serving as mayor from 2003 to 2009.
Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center (originally IMA Sports Arena and formerly Perani Arena and Event Center) is a sports, entertainment and convention venue located in Flint, Michigan.
The Dort Motor Car Company of Flint, Michigan, built automobiles from 1915–1924.
The United States entered recession in January 1980 and returned to growth six months later in July 1980.
The 2014 North American cold wave was an extreme weather event that extended through the late winter months of the 2013–2014 winter season, and was also part of an unusually cold winter affecting parts of Canada and parts of the north-central and upper eastern United States.
The East Village is a neighborhood located on the East Side of Flint, Michigan, bounded on the west by Downtown Flint, particularly I-475, north by the same expressway, east by Crapo Street and the south by Court Street and the Fairfield Village neighborhood.
The Eastern Time Zone (ET) is a time zone encompassing 17 U.S. states in the eastern part of the contiguous United States, parts of eastern Canada, the state of Quintana Roo in Mexico, Panama in Central America, and the Caribbean Islands.
Eddie B. Robinson Jr. (born April 19, 1976) is an American former professional basketball player.
Fahrenheit 9/11 is a 2004 American documentary film directed, written by, and starring filmmaker, director and political commentator Michael Moore.
Farmington Hills is the second largest city in Oakland County in the U.S. state of Michigan.
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are publicly announced standards developed by the United States federal government for use in computer systems by non-military government agencies and government contractors.
Fenton is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan that lies mostly in Genesee County, with small portions in neighboring Oakland County and Livingston County.
Financial emergency is a state of receivership for the State of Michigan's local governments.
Flint is a hard, sedimentary cryptocrystalline form of the mineral quartz, categorized as a variety of chert.
The Flint was an automobile marque that was assembled by the Flint Motors Division, Flint, Michigan between 1923 and 1927.
The Flint Arrows were a professional Single A baseball team in Flint, Michigan from 1948–1951 and affiliate of the Detroit Tigers.
The Flint Bulldogs were a professional hockey team in Flint, Michigan from 1991–1993.
Flint Central High School was one of the Flint Community Schools, located in Flint, Michigan, USA.
The Flint City Derby Girls (FCDG) is a roller derby league based in Flint, Michigan.
Flint Community Schools is a school district headquartered in Flint, Michigan, United States.
The Flint Concert Band is the oldest community band in Flint, Michigan, and was founded in 1948 by Gerret Ebmeyer and several other local musicians.
The Flint Cultural Center (FCC) is a campus of cultural, scientific, and artistic institutes located in Flint, Michigan, United States.
The Flint Firebirds are a major junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) that began play for the 2015–16 season.
The Flint Fuze were a professional basketball team located in Flint, Michigan, United States, in 2001.
The Flint Gems were a professional baseball team in Flint, Michigan in 1940.
The Flint Generals were a professional ice hockey team based in Flint, Michigan.
The Flint Generals were a professional hockey team in Flint, Michigan from 1969–1985.
The Flint Indians were a professional baseball team in Flint, Michigan in 1941.
The Flint Local 432 (or "the Local") is a non-profit 501(c)(3), all-ages, substance free music venue located in downtown Flint, Michigan.
The Mass Transportation Authority (abbreviated MTA) is the government operator of public mass transportation based in Flint, Michigan that primarily serves Genesee County.
Flint Northwestern High School is a high school in Flint, Michigan, United States.
The Flint Phantoms were a professional indoor football team based in Flint, Michigan.
The Flint River is a river in the Flint/Tri-Cities region of Michigan in the United States.
The 1936–1937 Flint sit-down strike against General Motors (also known as the General Motors sit-down strike, the great GM sit-down strike, and other variants) changed the United Automobile Workers (UAW) from a collection of isolated locals on the fringes of the industry into a major labor union and led to the unionization of the domestic United States automobile industry.
Flint Southwestern Academy (FSA, Southwestern Academy, or Flint Southwestern) is located in Flint, Michigan, United States.
The Flint Spirits were a professional hockey team in Flint, Michigan from 1985 to 1990, and played their home games at the IMA Sports Arena.
Flint is an inter-modal transportation center in Flint, Michigan.
Flint Town is an eight episode American documentary television series that was released on Netflix on March 2, 2018.
The Charter Township of Flint is a charter township of Genesee County in the U.S. state of Michigan.
The Flint Vehicles were a professional baseball team in Flint, Michigan from 1921–1926.
The Flint water crisis began in 2014 when the drinking water source for the city of Flint, Michigan was changed from Lake Huron and the Detroit River to the cheaper Flint River.
Flint, Michigan is a city which previously relied on its auto industry, and still does to an extent.
The Flintstones were a group of three basketball players from Flint, Michigan who helped lead the Michigan State Spartans to the 2000 NCAA Division I Men's National Championship.
Flushing is a city in Genesee County in the U.S. state of Michigan.
The Fox Broadcasting Company (often shortened to Fox and stylized as FOX) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Fox Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox.
William Francis "Frank" Murphy (April 13, 1890July 19, 1949) was a Democratic politician and jurist from Michigan.
General Motors Company, commonly referred to as General Motors (GM), is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services.
Genesee County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan.
The Genesee Towers was the tallest building in Flint, Michigan, United States.
Genesee Valley Center is an enclosed shopping mall located in Flint Township, Michigan, outside the city of Flint, Michigan, United States.
The Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) is a database that contains name and locative information about more than two million physical and cultural features located throughout the United States of America and its territories.
Germans (Deutsche) are a Germanic ethnic group native to Central Europe, who share a common German ancestry, culture and history.
Glen Anthony Rice, Sr. (born May 28, 1967) is an American retired professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
The Governor of Michigan is the chief executive of the U.S. state of Michigan.
Grand Blanc Charter Township is a charter township of Genesee County in the U.S. state of Michigan.
Grand Blanc is a city in Genesee County in the U.S. state of Michigan and a suburb of Flint.
Grand Rapids is the second-largest city in Michigan, and the largest city in West Michigan.
Greyhound Lines, Inc., usually shortened to Greyhound, is an intercity bus common carrier serving over 3,800 destinations across North America.
In terms of nuclear explosions and other large bombs, the term "ground zero" (also known as "surface zero") describes the point on the Earth's surface closest to a detonation.
Hamilton is a port city in the Canadian province of Ontario.
A hardiness zone is a geographic area defined to encompass a certain range of climatic conditions relevant to plant growth and survival.
The Heisman Memorial Trophy (usually known colloquially as the Heisman Trophy or The Heisman), is awarded annually to the most outstanding player in college football in the United States whose performance best exhibits the pursuit of excellence with integrity.
The term Hispanic (hispano or hispánico) broadly refers to the people, nations, and cultures that have a historical link to Spain.
Hispanic Americans and Latino Americans (Estadounidenses hispanos) are people in the United States who are descendants of people from countries of Latin America and Spain.
The history of General Motors (GM), one of the world's largest car and truck manufacturers, reaches back more than a century and involves a vast scope of industrial activity around the world, mostly focused on motorized transportation and the engineering and manufacturing that make it possible.
Hockey is a sport in which two teams play against each other by trying to maneuver a ball or a puck into the opponent's goal using a hockey stick.
A humid continental climate (Köppen prefix D and a third letter of a or b) is a climatic region defined by Russo-German climatologist Wladimir Köppen in 1900, which is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold in the northern areas) winters.
Hurley Medical Center is a teaching hospital serving Genesee, Lapeer, and Shiawassee counties in eastern Michigan since December 19, 1908.
The Ides of March (Idus Martiae, Late Latin: Idus Martii) is a day on the Roman calendar that corresponds to 15 March.
An incorporated town is a town that is a municipal corporation.
Indian Trails, Inc. is an inter-city bus company based in Owosso, Michigan, with offices in Romulus (in Metro Detroit) and Kalamazoo.
The Indoor Football League (IFL) is a professional indoor American football league created in 2008 out of the merger between the Intense Football League and United Indoor Football.
An intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) is a guided ballistic missile with a minimum range of primarily designed for nuclear weapons delivery (delivering one or more thermonuclear warheads).
The International Hockey League (IHL) was a minor professional ice hockey league in the United States and Canada that operated from 1945 to 2001.
Interstate 475 (I-475) is a north–south Interstate Highway in the US state of Michigan.
Irish Catholics are an ethnoreligious group native to Ireland that are both Catholic and Irish.
James W. Rutherford (April 23, 1925 – January 14, 2010) was a mayor of the City of Flint, Michigan serving as the first "strong" mayor elected under Flint's 1974 charter.
Joseph "Joe" Estevez (born February 13, 1946) is an American actor, director and producer.
John Mathias Engler (born October 12, 1948) is an American businessman, lobbyist, former politician and member of the Republican Party who served as the 46th Governor of Michigan from 1991 to 2003.
Josiah Dallas Dort (February 27, 1861 – May 17, 1925) was a pioneer of the United States automobile industry.
Judson Lincoln Transue (February 15, 1897 – December 17, 1980) was a Michigan politician.
K-Love (stylized K-LOVE) is a contemporary Christian music radio programming service in the United States operated by the Educational Media Foundation (EMF).
Kalamazoo is a city in the southwest region of the U.S. state of Michigan.
Karen Williams Weaver is an American politician, clinical psychologist, and small business owner who has been the mayor of Flint, Michigan since November 9, 2015.
Kazakhstan (Qazaqstan,; kəzɐxˈstan), officially the Republic of Kazakhstan (Qazaqstan Respýblıkasy; Respublika Kazakhstan), is the world's largest landlocked country, and the ninth largest in the world, with an area of.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
Kentucky, officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States.
Kettering University (formerly General Motors Institute of Technology) is a private cooperative education and experiential learning-based university in Flint, Michigan, offering bachelor's and master's degrees in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and business fields.
Kielce is a city in south central Poland with 199,475 inhabitants.
The Ku Klux Klan, commonly called the KKK or simply the Klan, refers to three distinct secret movements at different points in time in the history of the United States.
Labor unions in the United States are organizations that represent workers in many industries recognized under US labor law.
Lake Huron is one of the five Great Lakes of North America.
Lake State Railway is a railroad operating in the Saginaw Valley and northeastern quadrant of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan.
Lambda Chi Alpha (ΛΧΑ) is a college fraternity in North America, which was founded in 1909.
Lansing is the capital of the U.S. state of Michigan.
Lapeer is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and is the county seat of Lapeer County.
Lead poisoning is a type of metal poisoning caused by lead in the body.
Legionnaires' disease is a form of atypical pneumonia caused by any type of Legionella bacteria.
There are 83 counties in the U.S. state of Michigan.
The mayor position of Flint, Michigan is a strong mayor-type.
The United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has defined 383 metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) for the United States and seven for Puerto Rico.
This is a list of the 300 most populous municipalities in Michigan ordered by 2010 population, from the 2010 United States Census.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
The following table of United States cities by crime rate is based on Federal Bureau of Investigation Uniform Crime Reports statistics from 2015.
This is a list of urban areas in the United States as defined by the United States Census Bureau, ordered according to their 2010 census populations.
The Little was two automobiles built in Flint, Michigan, from 191215 and the company, Little Motor Car Company, founded by William H. Little and William C. Durant that built them.
Louis-Joseph "Louis" Chevrolet (December 25, 1878 – June 6, 1941) was a Swiss race car driver, co-founder of the Chevrolet Motor Car Company in 1911, and a founder in 1916 of the Frontenac Motor Corporation.
M-54 is a north–south state trunkline highway in the US state of Michigan that bypasses the city of Flint.
Mackinaw City is a village in Emmet and Cheboygan counties in the U.S. state of Michigan.
The Major Arena Soccer League (MASL) is a North American indoor soccer league representing the highest level of professional arena soccer in the world.
Mark Valentino Ingram Jr. (born December 21, 1989) is an American football running back for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League (NFL).
Marriage, also called matrimony or wedlock, is a socially or ritually recognised union between spouses that establishes rights and obligations between those spouses, as well as between them and any resulting biological or adopted children and affinity (in-laws and other family through marriage).
Mason Truck, founded by A. C. Mason in cooperation with William C. Durant, was a U.S. truck manufacturer based in Flint, Michigan.
Mateen Ahmad Cleaves (born September 7, 1977) is an American former professional basketball player who played in six NBA seasons.
The mayor–council government system is a system of organization of local government.
McLaren Flint is a nonprofit, 378 bed tertiary teaching hospital located in Flint, Michigan.
Michael Brown is the former city administrator and former emergency manager of Flint, Michigan, US.
Michael Francis Moore (born April 23, 1954) is an American documentary filmmaker, activist, and author.
Michael Moore Hates America is a documentary film directed by Mike Wilson that criticizes the work of film director Michael Moore.
Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes and Midwestern regions of the United States.
Michigan (styled Sufjan Stevens Presents... Greetings from Michigan, the Great Lake State on the cover) is a concept album by American indie folk songwriter Sufjan Stevens, released on July 1, 2003 on Sounds Familyre, Asthmatic Kitty and Secretly Canadian in the US, and on Rough Trade in Europe.
Michigan Phoenix was an American women's soccer team, founded in 2005.
Michigan Radio is a network of three public radio stations (WUOM, WFUM, and WVGR) operated by the University of Michigan through its broadcasting arm, Michigan Public Media.
The Michigan Rugby Football Union (MRFU) is the Local Area Union (LAU) for Rugby Union teams in the state of Michigan.
Michigan Services are three Amtrak passenger rail routes connecting Chicago, Illinois with the Michigan cities of Grand Rapids, Port Huron, and Detroit, and stations en route.
Michigan State League was the name of six American professional baseball leagues.
The Michigan State Police (MSP), originally Michigan Troopers Permanent Force, is the state police agency for the state of Michigan.
The State Treasurer of Michigan functions as the chief financial officer for the U.S. state of Michigan.
Michigan State University (MSU) is a public research university in East Lansing, Michigan, United States.
The Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (MSUCHM) is an academic division of Michigan State University (MSU), and grants the Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree.
The Michigan Supreme Court is the highest court in the U.S. state of Michigan.
The Michigan Warriors were a Tier II Junior A ice hockey team based in Flint, Michigan.
Michigan–Ontario League was the name of an |American professional baseball league.
Mike Wilson (born February 18, 1976) is a conservative American documentary filmmaker, known for the successful 2004 documentary Michael Moore Hates America.
Minor leagues are professional sports leagues which are not regarded as the premier leagues in those sports.
Missouri is a state in the Midwestern United States.
Montrose is a city in Genesee County in the U.S. state of Michigan.
Morris Russell Peterson Jr. (born August 26, 1977) is an American retired professional basketball player.
Charles Stewart Mott Community College (usually shortened to Mott Community College or abbreviated MCC) is a publicly supported post-secondary institution based in Flint, Michigan named for politician, businessman and philanthropist Charles Stewart Mott.
Mount Pleasant is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Isabella County, located in Central Michigan.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a men's professional basketball league in North America; composed of 30 teams (29 in the United States and 1 in Canada).
The National Club Football Association (NCFA) is an association of collegiate American football teams.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA; pronounced, like "Noah") is an American scientific agency within the United States Department of Commerce that focuses on the conditions of the oceans, major waterways, and the atmosphere.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
NCAA Division I (D-I) is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) in the United States.
Netflix, Inc. is an American over-the-top media services provider, headquartered in Los Gatos, California.
Nike, Inc. is an American multinational corporation that is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing, and worldwide marketing and sales of footwear, apparel, equipment, accessories, and services.
Non-Hispanic whites or whites not of Hispanic or Latino origin (commonly referred to as Anglo-Americans)Mish, Frederic C., Editor in Chief Webster's Tenth New Collegiate Dictionary Springfield, Massachusetts, U.S.A.:1994--Merriam-Webster See original definition (definition #1) of Anglo in English: It is defined as a synonym for Anglo-American--Page 86 are European Americans who are not of Hispanic or Latino origin/ethnicity, as defined by the United States Census Bureau.
The North American Hockey League (NAHL) is one of the top junior hockey leagues in the United States and is in its 43rd season of operation in 2018–19.
Offshoring is the relocation of a business process from one country to another—typically an operational process, such as manufacturing, or supporting processes, such as accounting.
The Ojibwe, Ojibwa, or Chippewa are an Anishinaabeg group of Indigenous Peoples in North America, which is referred to by many of its Indigenous peoples as Turtle Island.
An ombudsman, ombud, or public advocate is an official who is charged with representing the interests of the public by investigating and addressing complaints of maladministration or a violation of rights.
Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada and is located in east-central Canada.
The Ontario Hockey League (OHL) is one of the three major junior ice hockey leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League.
In business, outsourcing is an agreement in which one company contracts its own internal activity to a different company.
In the broadcasting industry, an owned-and-operated station (frequently abbreviated as O&O) usually refers to a television or radio station that is owned by the network with which it is associated.
Pets or Meat: The Return to Flint is a 1992 American short PBS documentary film written, co-produced and directed by Michael Moore, featuring the director returning to his hometown of Flint, Michigan, to catch-up with some of the characters featured in his previous film Roger & Me (1989).
Phi Delta Theta (ΦΔΘ), commonly known as Phi Delt, is an international social fraternity founded at Miami University in 1848 and headquartered in Oxford, Ohio.
Phi Gamma Delta (ΦΓΔ), commonly known as FIJI or Phi Gam), is a social fraternity with more than 158 active chapters and 13 colonies across the United States and Canada. It was founded at Jefferson College, Pennsylvania, in 1848. Along with Phi Kappa Psi, Phi Gamma Delta forms a half of the Jefferson Duo. Since its founding in 1848, the fraternity has initiated more than 170,000 brothers. The nickname FIJI is used commonly by the fraternity due to Phi Gamma Delta bylaws that limit the use of the Greek letters.
Philip Hampson Knight (born February 24, 1938) is an American business magnate and philanthropist.
The Plymouth Whalers were a major junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League.
Pontiac is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan, located in Metro Detroit.
A population decline (or depopulation) in humans is any great reduction in a human population caused by events such as long-term demographic trends, as in sub-replacement fertility, urban decay, white flight or rural flight, or due to violence, disease, or other catastrophes.
Population density (in agriculture: standing stock and standing crop) is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density.
The Port Huron Pirates were a professional indoor football team based in Port Huron, Michigan.
Port Huron is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of St. Clair County.
Luke M. Powers Catholic High School (Powers Catholic, PCHS, or P-Cat), frequently referred to as simply Powers, is a private, Roman Catholic, co-educational high school located in Flint, Michigan.
The presidency of George W. Bush began at noon EST on January 20, 2001, when George W. Bush was inaugurated as 43rd President of the United States, and ended on January 20, 2009.
Race and ethnicity in the United States Census, defined by the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the United States Census Bureau, are self-identification data items in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify, and indicate whether or not they are of Hispanic or Latino origin (the only categories for ethnicity).
The Revitalizing Auto Communities Environmental Response Trust ("RACER Trust" or "RACER") Trust was created in March 2011 by a Settlement Agreement in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.
A recall election (also called a recall referendum or representative recall) is a procedure by which voters can remove an elected official from office through a direct vote before that official's term has ended.
Republic Services, Inc is the second largest provider of non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, recycling, and energy services in the United States, as measured by revenue.
A restraining order or protective order is an order used by a court to protect a person, business, company, establishment, or entity, and the general public, in a situation involving alleged domestic violence, harassment, stalking, or sexual assault.
Richard Dale Snyder (born August 19, 1958) is an American politician, business executive, venture capitalist, and accountant who is the 48th and current Governor of Michigan.
Roger & Me is a 1989 American film written, produced, directed by and starring Michael Moore.
Roger Bonham Smith (July 12, 1925 – November 29, 2007) was the Chairman and CEO of General Motors Corporation from 1981 to 1990, and is widely known as the main subject of Michael Moore's 1989 documentary film Roger & Me.
Roller derby is a contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating counter-clockwise around a track.
The Catholic Diocese of Lansing (Dioecesis Lansingensis) is located in Lansing, Michigan.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
Russ Reynolds Field, located in Flint, Michigan, has been home to the Beecher High School Buccaneers for many years.
Saginaw Trail is the collective name for a set of connected roads in Southeastern Michigan that runs from Detroit to Saginaw through Pontiac and Flint that was originally a tribal foot trail.
Saginaw is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the seat of Saginaw County.
Samara Oblast (p) is a federal subject of Russia (an oblast).
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), previously Science, Math, Engineering, and Technology (SMET), is a term used to group together these academic disciplines.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
Semi-Pro is a 2008 American sports comedy film from New Line Cinema.
A semi-professional athlete is one for whom sport is not a full-time occupation.
Sewerage is the infrastructure that conveys sewage or surface runoff (stormwater, meltwater, rainwater) using sewers.
Kayla Rolland (12 May 1993 – 29 February 2000) was an American 6-year-old girl from Mount Morris Township, Michigan, who was murdered on February 29, 2000.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon (ΣΑΕ), commonly known as SAE, is a North American Greek-letter social college fraternity.
Smile FM is a network of non-commercial, contemporary Christian radio stations.
Snow refers to forms of ice crystals that precipitate from the atmosphere (usually from clouds) and undergo changes on the Earth's surface.
Southfield is a city in Oakland County of the U.S. state of Michigan.
Spring Arbor University (SAU) is a Christian institution of higher education located in Spring Arbor, Michigan, in the United States.
SS City of Flint, a Hog Islander freighter built by American International Shipbuilding at the Hog Island Shipyard, Philadelphia for the United States Shipping Board (USSB), Emergency Fleet Corporation.
Saint Ignace, usually written as St.
Sufjan Stevens (born July 1, 1975) is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.
The Summer 2012 North American heat wave was one of the most severe heat waves in modern North American history.
The State University of New York Press (or SUNY Press), is a university press and a Center for Scholarly Communication.
Swartz Creek is a U.S. Geological Survey.
Tennessee (translit) is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States.
The Alexis de Tocqueville Tour was a series of programs produced by C-SPAN in 1997 and 1998 that followed the path taken by Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont through the United States during their 1831–32 visit.
The Awful Truth (1999–2000) is a satirical television show that was directed, written, and hosted by filmmaker Michael Moore, and funded by the British broadcaster Channel 4.
The Big One is a 1997 documentary film written and directed by documentarian filmmaker and activist Michael Moore released by Miramax Films.
The CW Television Network (commonly referred to as just The CW) is an American English-language broadcast television network that is operated by the CW Network, LLC, a limited liability joint venture between CBS Corporation, the former owners of United Paramount Network (UPN), and Warner Bros. Entertainment, former majority owner of The WB.
The Fitzpatricks is an American drama series which ran on CBS during the 1977–78 season.
The Flint Journal is a quad-weekly newspaper based in Flint, Michigan, owned by Booth Newspapers, a subsidiary of Advance Publications.
The Michigan Times, the student newspaper of the Flint campus of the University of Michigan, was founded in 1959.
The Paterson Building is a historic office building located at 653 South Saginaw Street and Third Street in Downtown Flint, Michigan.
The Who are an English rock band formed in 1964.
Theta Chi (ΘΧ) is an international college fraternity.
Theta Xi (ΘΞ) is a North American Greek-letter social college fraternity.
Thursday the 12th is a four-part British television crime drama series, written by Paula Milne and directed by Charles Beeson, that was due to be broadcast on ITV1 in 2000.
Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States.
Tolyatti (p), also known in English as Togliatti, is a city in Samara Oblast, Russia.
In the music industry, the top 40 is the current, 40 most-popular songs in a particular genre.
A tornado is a rapidly rotating column of air that is in contact with both the surface of the Earth and a cumulonimbus cloud or, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud.
Townsquare Media, Inc. (formerly Regent Communications until 2010) is an American radio network and media company based in Greenwich, Connecticut.
Traverse City is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan.
Tri-State Christian Television, doing business as TCT Network and TCT Ministries, is a network of ten religious television stations and their repeaters, mainly in the Midwest.
TV Nation is a satirical newsmagazine television series written, co-produced, directed and hosted by Michael Moore that was co-funded and originally broadcast by NBC in the United States and BBC2 in the United Kingdom.
A state is a constituent political entity of the United States.
The International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America, better known as the United Automobile Workers (UAW), is an American labor union that represents workers in the United States (including Puerto Rico) and Canada.
The United Hockey League (UHL), originally known as the Colonial Hockey League from 1991 to 1997 and last known as the International Hockey League from 2007 to 2010, was a low-level minor professional ice hockey league, with teams in the United States and Canada.
United Hotels Company of America, also known as United Hotels Company, was a chain of upscale hotels in the United States.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States government.
The University of Alabama (Alabama or UA) is a public research university located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, and the flagship of the University of Alabama System.
The University of Michigan (UM, U-M, U of M, or UMich), often simply referred to as Michigan, is a public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
The University of Michigan–Flint (commonly referred to as U of M–Flint), is a public university located in Flint, Michigan in the United States.
Urban decay (also known as urban rot and urban blight) is the process by which a previously functioning city, or part of a city, falls into disrepair and decrepitude.
Urban renewal (also called urban regeneration in the United Kingdom, urban renewal or urban redevelopment in the United States) is a program of land redevelopment in cities, often where there is urban decay.
In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June 1837 until her death on 22 January 1901.
WAKL (88.9 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a contemporary Christian format.
The Wall Street Crash of 1929, also known as Black Tuesday (October 29), the Great Crash, or the Stock Market Crash of 1929, began on October 24, 1929 ("Black Thursday"), and was the most devastating stock market crash in the history of the United States, when taking into consideration the full extent and duration of its after effects.
WAQP is a Tri-State Christian Television (TCT) owned-and-operated television station licensed to Saginaw, Michigan, United States and serving the Flint/Tri-Cities television market.
Waste management or waste disposal are all the activities and actions required to manage waste from its inception to its final disposal.
The Waza Flo are an American professional arena soccer team and a member of the Major Arena Soccer League 2 (M2).
WBSF, branded CW 46, is a CW-affiliated television station licensed to Bay City, Michigan, United States and serving the Flint/Tri-Cities television market.
WCRZ (107.9 FM, "Cars 108") is a radio station in Flint, Michigan, broadcasting an adult contemporary format.
WCXI (1160 AM) is a radio station licensed to Fenton, Michigan.
WDCQ-TV, virtual channel 19 (UHF digital channel 15), branded as Q-TV, is a Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) member television station licensed to Bad Axe, Michigan, United States and serving the Flint/Tri-Cities market.
WDZZ-FM (92.7 FM, "Z92.7") is a radio station broadcasting an urban adult contemporary format, licensed to Flint, Michigan, and under ownership of Cumulus Media.
WEYI-TV, branded NBC25, is an NBC-affiliated television station licensed to Saginaw, Michigan, United States and serving the Flint/Tri-Cities television market.
WFBE (95.1 FM, "Nash FM 95-1") is a radio station broadcasting a country music format.
WFDF (910 AM), which brands itself as 910 AM Superstation, is a talk radio-formatted radio station licensed to Farmington Hills, Michigan, serving the Metro Detroit.
WFLT (1420 AM) is a radio station broadcasting an Urban Gospel format.
WFNT (1470 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a news/talk format.
WFOV-LP, 92.1 FM, (branded "Our Voices Radio") is a low power radio station with a variety format licensed to Flint Odyssey House, Inc., FCC Database a sober living facility in Flint, Michigan, and operated in association with Spectacle Productions.
WFUM (91.1 FM) is a non-commercial radio station in Flint, Michigan, licensed to the University of Michigan–Flint.
White flight is a term that originated in the United States, starting in the 1950s and 1960s, and applied to the large-scale migration of people of various European ancestries from racially mixed urban regions to more racially homogeneous suburban or exurban regions.
John William Ferrell (born July 16, 1967) is an American actor, comedian, producer, and writer.
William Crapo "Billy" Durant (December 8, 1861 – March 18, 1947) was a leading pioneer of the United States automobile industry, who created the system of multi-brand holding companies with different lines of cars; and the co-founder of General Motors with Frederic L. Smith, and of Chevrolet with Louis Chevrolet.
William Henry McKeighan (July 1, 1886 – September 15, 1957) was a Michigan politician and state political boss based in Flint.
Windsor is a city in Ontario and the southernmost city in Canada.
WIOG (102.5 FM) is a radio station airing a Top 40 (CHR) format, licensed to Bay City, Michigan and serving the Greater Tri-Cities areas.
With Babies and Banners: Story of the Women's Emergency Brigade is a 1979 documentary film directed by Lorraine Gray.
WJR (760 AM) is a radio station in Detroit, Michigan, United States.
WJRT-TV is an ABC-affiliated television station licensed to Flint, Michigan, United States and serving the Flint/Tri-Cities television market.
WKUF-LP (94.3 FM) is a student-run low-power campus radio station located in Flint, Michigan.
WNEM-TV is a CBS-affiliated television station licensed to Bay City, Michigan, United States and serving the Flint/Tri-Cities television market.
The Women's American Basketball Association (WABA) is a name used by four professional women's basketball leagues in the United States.
Women's association football, also commonly known as women’s football, or women's soccer, is the most prominent team sport played by women around the globe.
Women's basketball is one of the few women's sports that developed in tandem with its men's counterpart.
The Women's Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) is the international governing body for the sport of women's flat track roller derby, and association of leagues around the world.
The Women's Football Alliance (WFA) is a full-contact Women's American football league that began play in 2009.
The Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) is a national women's soccer league in the United States and Puerto Rico, and is on the second level of women's soccer in the United States soccer pyramid, below National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) and roughly equal with United Women's Soccer (UWS).
Woodrow Stanley, a Democratic Party politician, is a member of the Michigan House of Representatives from the 34th District.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
WOWE (98.9 FM) is a radio station licensed to Vassar, Michigan.
WQUS (103.1 FM, "U.S. 103.1") is a radio station licensed to Lapeer, Michigan broadcasting a classic rock music format.
WRCL is a commercial broadcast radio station serving the mid Michigan area (Flint, Saginaw and Bay City).
WRSR (103.9 FM, "The Fox") is a radio station broadcasting a classic rock format.
WSMH, branded Fox 66, is a Fox-affiliated television station licensed to Flint, Michigan, United States and serving the Flint/Tri-Cities television market.
WSNL (600 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a religious format.
WTAC, owned by Superior Communications, is a United States Christian radio station which began broadcasting in 2002 on 89.7 with 1 kW.
WTRX (1330 AM, "Sports XTRA 1330") is an American radio station broadcasting a sports radio format in Flint, Michigan.
WUOM (91.7 FM) is a non-commercial radio station in Ann Arbor, Michigan, licensed to the University of Michigan.
WWBN (101.5 FM, "Banana 101.5"), is a radio station broadcasting rock music to Flint and The Thumb areas of Michigan.
WWCK (1570 AM, "SuperTalk 1570") is a radio station in Flint, Michigan broadcasting a talk radio format.
WWCK-FM (105.5 FM, "CK105.5") is a radio station in Flint, Michigan, broadcasting an adult-oriented Top 40 (CHR) format.
The Summer 1936 North American heat wave was one of the most severe heat waves in the modern history of North America.
The 1953 Flint-Beecher Tornado occurred on Monday, June 8, 1953, and ranks as one of the top ten single deadliest tornadoes in United States history.
The 1973 oil crisis began in October 1973 when the members of the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries proclaimed an oil embargo.
The 1994 North American cold wave occurred over the midwestern United States, eastern United States, and southern Canada during January 1994.
The Twenty-second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13.2% over the 248,709,873 people enumerated during the 1990 Census.
The 2009 Alabama Crimson Tide football team (variously "Alabama", "UA", "Bama" or "The Tide") represented the University of Alabama in the 2009 NCAA Division I FBS football season.
The 2010 United States Census (commonly referred to as the 2010 Census) is the twenty-third and most recent United States national census.