Mars also issued a statement thanking the MI fans for supporting the cause.
"God bless you MI!"
Bruno Mars surprised the audience at his Auburn Hills, Michigan show last night (Saturday, August 12) by announcing a donation of $1 million for the victims of the ongoing Flint water crisis. Due to insufficient treatment an estimated more than 100,000 residents were exposed to tainted water with high levels of lead, which as been linked to an increase in Legionnaires' disease and other health issues.
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The Cowboys open the season at home September 10 against the New York Giants in a nationally televised Sunday night game . The one positive is that Dallas has had a week to fine tune after its 20-18 Hall of Fame Game win over the Cardinals.
"With a grateful heart, the Community Foundation of Greater Flint is honored to accept this inspiring donation", a statement from CFGF president and CEO Isaiah M. Oliver read.
Families continue to face the physical, developmental and psychological effects of the lead poisoning, especially among the children of Flint.
The charity in part supports residents affected by lead-contaminated drinking water, which led to a state of emergency being declared in 2014.
"[Bruno Mars] understands the issues faced by Flint citizens, and we are touched by his concern and generosity", he continued. Rapper Big Sean and R&B superstar Beyonce are among those who have donated to the foundation.
President Donald Trump sent his condolences to the families of the officers and their colleagues in the Virginia State Police . The car's driver, James Alex Fields Jr . was charged with second-degree murder and other counts.
But they may not know that China is forcing and coercing American companies that operate in China to turn over their technology. Trump has previously expressed frustration that China hasn't done more to economically punish North Korea.
Roma are favourites to capture the Algerian midfielder at 4/5, however Arsenal are in the run in at 5/1 with Sky Bet. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is facing major selection problems ahead of Friday's clash with Leicester City .
In response, North Korea announced a detailed plan to fire ballistic missiles towards Guam, a US territory in the Pacific. President Donald Trump has offered fiery warnings for North Korea, saying that the U.S. military was "locked and loaded".
James Finberg, who is a civil rights attorney has announced that he is working on finding a legal basis for these women. Pichai told employees there will be forums in the coming days, in lieu of the canceled town hall meeting.
Pyongyang on Thursday announced it was finalising a plan to fire four missiles near the United States territory of Guam. Japan and South Korea vowed a strong reaction if the North were to go through with the plan.
Two soldiers, who were killed in the encounter, are Sepoy Gawai Sumedh Waman and Sepoy Ilayaraja P, both 25 years old. Over a dozen civilians were injured as the security forces fired live ammunition to quell the stone-pelting mobs.
The brain-fade derailed Newcastle's momentum and any chance of pulling off an upset against last years Premier League runner-ups. Heung-Min Son, Vincent Janssen, Kevin Wimmer and Harry Winks are also substitutes.
Seizert Capital Partners LLC acquired a new position in Ambac Financial Group during the first quarter worth about $2,657,000. Fiduciary Trust Co. bought a new position in Fidelity National Financial during the second quarter valued at $137,000.
USA tourist punched for drunken Nazi salute in Germany
The tourist, who sustained minor injuries, was apprehended by police, although the attacker fled the scene and remains at large. But as one British paper pointed out, those who know the history of the Nazi salute should know not to do it.
Arsenal win in season opening thriller
We put ourselves in a commanding position and a few lapses in concentration have cost us", Vardy said after the game. But he drew encouragement from his side's display.
Owners will decide on sale of Philippe Coutinho - Jurgen Klopp
Asked if Coutinho had let down his team mates with his request, Klopp said: "I am not part of the discussion with the group". Coutinho rocked the club after he handed in a transfer request to try and push through a move to Ernesto Valverde's side.
USA stocks close slightly lower, trimming earlier losses
U.S. stocks closed lower on Tuesday after a late afternoon selling spree as investors fled for safety after U.S. The Russian dollar-traded index RTS was down 1.49 percent, and ruble-traded MICEX fell 1.29 percent by midday.
Burnley Stun Nine-Man Chelsea At The Bridge
But Burnley managed to hold the champions off - and claimed a superb win at Stamford Bridge. Of course, it's not just Premier League football that we'll be watching over today.
Team for ODI series and T20 announced, Yuvraj Singh axed
Wicket-keeper batsmen Rishabh Pant and Dinesh Karthik have also been dropped from the limited-overs squad that toured West Indies. After the ODI series, both sides will lock horns for a lone T20I at the R Premadasa Stadium on 6 September.
FTSE sell-off gathers strength on North Korea fears
On Thursday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which has been steadily hitting records, posted its biggest decline since May. The mounting tensions between North Korea and the USA took its toll on the market for the third day in a row.
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We have to take risks on the strategy side, I have to take risks on the race track just to put ourselves in position for a win. He also won his first stage of the season at the Glen, but still is looking for his first Cup series win of his career.