Houses, townhouses, condos for sale in East Bay
Real Estate: Walnut Creek homes, Oakland Hills, Danville homes, Alameda County homes, Contra Costa County homes, Concord homes, Livermore, East Bay homes, Berkeley, San Ramon Danville Alamo homes, Pleasanton homes, Hayward homes, Orinda Moraga Lafayette homes, Walnut Creek Concord Pleasant Hill homes, Dublin homes, Orinda homes, Moraga homes, Lafayette homes, Antioch, Castro Valley homes, San Ramon homes, San Leandro, Pleasant Hill homes, San Lorenzo, Clayton, Alamo homes

World News Atlas    North America    2011

North America, 2011 Timeline Sunday, November 9 Bookmark and Share     Author
Search World News Atlas:

Giffords (6)   Arab Spring, 2011   World Weather Related (277)   Alabama, 2011   Osama bin Laden, 2011   IMF (81)

Politics Main Event: IMF head questioned ove...
North America on Google Map

1. 03-17 U.N. approves no-fly zone over Libya UN Security Council
C. 04-28 Death toll from storms in South nears 300 Alabama
3. 05-07 US releases Bin Laden home videos Washington
05-14 IMF head questioned over 'attack' New York
5. 05-19 Obama made major Middle East speech Washington
G. 05-23 89 killed by Missouri tornado Joplin, Missouri
7. 07-21 Space shuttle makes final landing Kennedy Space Center, Florida
8. 08-06 U.S. government credit downgraded Washington

Summary.     Click for More > Obama made major Middle East speech 89 killed by Missouri tornado   Space shuttle makes final landing   Space shuttle Atlantis has landed back on Earth, bringing to a close America's 30-year orbiter program U.S. government credit downgraded  Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) downgraded its credit rating of the U.S. federal government from AAA to AA+ Huge storm tears across New York Sombre US honours victims of 9/11   Abbas submitted request for full member
Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords shot U.N. approves no-fly zone over Libya Death toll from storms in South nears 300   A barrage of storms claimed nearly 300 lives and reduced once-familiar neighborhoods to piles of bricks and lumber US releases Bin Laden home videos   IMF head questioned over 'attack'
Jan.8   Arizona
Jan.18  Washington  Obama hosts China's Hu at dinner
Feb.6  Texas  Packers win Super Bowl
Feb.25  Washington  Obama announces Libya sanctions
Feb.26  UN Security Council  UN passes Gaddafi sanction vote
Mar.17   UN Security Council
Mar.23  Los Angeles  Elizabeth Taylor dies
Apr.11  North Mexico  More mass graves found in Mexico
Apr.14  U.S. Congress  US Congress approves budget bill
Apr.17  North Carolina  Dozens dead as tornadoes hit US
Apr.27  Washington  Obama releases birth certificate
Apr.28   Alabama
May.2  Canada  PM Harper wins Canadian election
May.3  Washington  Bin Laden unarmed when killed
May.5  Manhattan  Obama in 9/11 tribute after B Laden death
 Washington  Bin Laden materials trigger alert
May.6  Kentucky  Obama meets Bin Laden raid team
May.7   Washington
May.8  North Mexico  Search teams recover 14 bodies from mine
May.11  Washington  Details from bin Laden's journal revealed
May.13  Washington  US not recognising rebel council
May.14   New York
  The head of the IMF, Dominique Strass-Kahn, 62, is being questioned by New York police over an alleged sex attack on a hotel maid.    He was taken off an Air France plane at JFK airport minutes before it left for Paris. T...
May.18  Washington  U.S. sanctions target Syrian president
May.19   Washington
 New York  Ex-IMF chief granted bail
May.20  Washington  Obama and Netanyahu admit 'differences'
May.23   Missouri
May.24  U.S. Congress  Netanyahu lays out peace terms
Jun.22  Washington  Obama orders cut in Afghan force
Jun.30  Canada  Canada welcomes William and Kate
Jul.1  New York  Judge releases Strauss-Kahn
Jul.8  Florida  Space shuttle in historic final lift-off
Jul.21   Florida
Jul.22  New York  Intense heat bakes US and Canada
Jul.29  U.S. Congress  US Congress split over debt issue
Aug.2  Washington  Obama signs bill to end default threat
Aug.6   Washington
Aug.8  New York  Global stock declined after US downgrade
Aug.11  Iowa  Republicans trade barbs at Iowa debate
Aug.13  Iowa  Bachmann wins Iowa straw poll
Aug.18  Washington  Obama says al-Assad must go
Aug.23  New York  Strauss-Kahn sex case dismissed
Aug.24  San Francisco Bay Area  Steve Jobs quits as Apple chief
Aug.25  North Mexico  Deadly attack on Monterrey casino
Aug.27  North Carolina  Hurricane Irene lashes US coast
Aug.28   New York
Aug.29  New England  Death toll from Irene keeps rising
Sep.9  New York  Al-Qaeda 'behind New York threat'
Sep.11   Manhattan
Sep.16  Nevada  Air race crash: 9 people killed, 52 injured
Sep.21  US Georgia  Troy Davis is executed in Georgia
Sep.23   UN Gen. Assembly
  The Quartet negotiators has urged Israel and the Palestinians to resume peace talks within one month and aim for a deal by the end of 2012.    Addressing the General Assembly, Abbas urged the Security Council to back a state with pre-1967...
Oct.4  UN Security Council  UN resolution on Syria is vetoed Oct.5   San Francisco Bay Area   Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dies
  Former chief executive and co-founder of US technology giant Apple Steve Jobs has died, the company says. He was 56.    Jobs announced he was suffering from pancreatic cancer in 2004. Jobs introduced the colourful iMac computer, th...
Oct.11  Washington  US disrupts 'Iranian terror plot' Oct.14  Washington  US troops to aid Uganda battle Oct.15  Manhattan  NY protests move to Times Square Oct.16  Nevada  Indy 500 Champ Dies Oct.19  Ohio  Ohio police hunt escaped animals Oct.21  Washington  Obama: Iraq war will be over by year's end  New York  Saudi Arabian heir to throne dies Oct.27  UN Security Council  U.N. ends NATO mission in Libya Oct.28  Missouri  Cardinals clinch World Series win Nov.2  San Francisco Bay Area  Oakland protesters shut down port Nov.7   Los Angeles Doctor guilty over Michael Jackson death Nov.9  Pennsylvania  Penn State coach Joe Paterno fired Nov.17   Manhattan Mass arrests at Occupy protests Nov.28  UN  'Gross violations' of human rights in Syria Dec.3   US Georgia Cain suspends US presidency bid Dec.12  Canada  Canada pulls out of Kyoto accord  UN  UN estimates 5,000 killed in Syria Dec.23  U.S. Congress  Obama beats Congress in tax fight



     * Time by Topic * Time by Location * Location by Topic
World in 2011 , North America, Time by Location
North America USA Washington New York
February 2011
Packers win Super Bowl
UN passes Gaddafi sanction vote
Packers win Super Bowl
Obama announces Libya sanctions
Obama announces Libya sanctions
Your ad is here
March 2011
U.N. approves no-fly zone over Libya
Elizabeth Taylor dies
Elizabeth Taylor dies
Your ad is here Your ad is here
April 2011
More mass graves found in Mexico
US Congress approves budget bill
Obama releases birth certificate
Death toll from storms in South nears 300
US Congress approves budget bill
Obama releases birth certificate
Death toll from storms in South nears 300
US Congress approves budget bill
Obama releases birth certificate
Your ad is here
May 2011
PM Harper wins Canadian election
Bin Laden unarmed when killed
Obama in 9/11 tribute after B Laden death
Bin Laden materials trigger alert
Obama meets Bin Laden raid team
US releases Bin Laden home videos
Search teams recover 14 bodies from mine
IMF head questioned over 'attack'
Obama made major Middle East speech
Obama and Netanyahu admit 'differences'
89 killed by Missouri tornado
Bin Laden unarmed when killed
Obama in 9/11 tribute after B Laden death
Bin Laden materials trigger alert
Obama meets Bin Laden raid team
US releases Bin Laden home videos
Details from bin Laden's journal revealed
IMF head questioned over 'attack'
Obama made major Middle East speech
Obama and Netanyahu admit 'differences'
89 killed by Missouri tornado
Bin Laden unarmed when killed
Bin Laden materials trigger alert
US releases Bin Laden home videos
Details from bin Laden's journal revealed
US not recognising rebel council
Obama made major Middle East speech
Obama and Netanyahu admit 'differences'
Obama in 9/11 tribute after B Laden death
IMF head questioned over 'attack'
Ex-IMF chief granted bail
June 2011
Obama orders cut in Afghan force
Canada welcomes William and Kate
Obama orders cut in Afghan force
Obama orders cut in Afghan force
Your ad is here
July 2011
Judge releases Strauss-Kahn
Space shuttle in historic final lift-off
Space shuttle makes final landing
Intense heat bakes US and Canada
Judge releases Strauss-Kahn
Space shuttle in historic final lift-off
Space shuttle makes final landing
Intense heat bakes US and Canada
US Congress split over debt issue
Judge releases Strauss-Kahn
Intense heat bakes US and Canada
August 2011
Obama signs bill to end default threat
U.S. government credit downgraded
Global stock declined after US downgrade
Bachmann wins Iowa straw poll
Huge storm tears across New York
Obama signs bill to end default threat
U.S. government credit downgraded
Global stock declined after US downgrade
Bachmann wins Iowa straw poll
Huge storm tears across New York
Obama signs bill to end default threat
U.S. government credit downgraded
Global stock declined after US downgrade
Strauss-Kahn sex case dismissed
Huge storm tears across New York
September 2011
Sombre US honours victims of 9/11
Abbas submitted request for full member
Sombre US honours victims of 9/11
Air race crash: 9 people killed, 52 injured
Your ad is here
Sombre US honours victims of 9/11
October 2011
UN resolution on Syria is vetoed
Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dies
US disrupts 'Iranian terror plot'
NY protests move to Times Square
Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dies
US disrupts 'Iranian terror plot'
NY protests move to Times Square
US disrupts 'Iranian terror plot'
NY protests move to Times Square
November 2011
Doctor guilty over Michael Jackson death
Mass arrests at Occupy protests
Doctor guilty over Michael Jackson death
Mass arrests at Occupy protests
Your ad is here
Mass arrests at Occupy protests
December 2011
Cain suspends US presidency bid
Canada pulls out of Kyoto accord
Cain suspends US presidency bid
Your ad is here Your ad is here

     *
Time by Topic * Time by Location * Location by Topic



Add a favorite (file a bookmark) to North America, 2011 Timeline

Please send feedback to: support@mapreport.com

Advertise on North America, 2011 Page


Legend  
 Crime  Politics  Business  Disasters  War & Army
 Sports

XML

Details:

Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords shot Map of Tucson Arizona


January 2011 ... more > Top ^
Jan.8   Arizona  
  Democratic Representative Gabrielle Giffords, 40, was shot at close range during a public meeting. 6 other people have been killed.    She is in a critical condition. The dead in...
Jan.10  Arizona  'Arizona gunman' appears in court Jan.18   Washington     Obama hosts China's Hu at dinner   Chinese President Hu Jintao has kicked off a four-day US visit with a rare private dinner at the White House with President Barack Obama Jan.19  Washington  U.S., China pledge cooperation Jan.20  San Francisco Bay Area  Schmidt to step down as Google CEO  New York  Dozens of 'mobsters' held in US Jan.25  U.S. Congress  Obama hails US 'Sputnik moment'

February 2011 ... more > Top ^
Feb.2  Wisconsin  Massive winter storm blitzes U.S. Feb.6   Texas Packers win Super Bowl
Feb.8  Washington  US urges faster change in Egypt Feb.18  UN Security Council  U.S. vetoes resolution on settlements Feb.22  UN Security Council  Libya crackdown condemned at UN Feb.23  Washington  Obama condemns crackdown in Libya Feb.25  UN  U.N. chief urges end to Libya violence   Washington Obama announces Libya sanctions Feb.26  UN Security Council  UN debates steps against Gaddafi   UN Security Council     UN passes Gaddafi sanction vote   The Security Council has voted unanimously to impose sanctions on Muammar Gaddafi's Libyan regime for its attempts to put down an uprising Feb.27  Los Angeles  King's Speech crowned at Oscars

March 2011 ... more > Top ^
Mar.9  Wisconsin  Republicans remove bargaining rights Mar.17   UN Security Council     U.N. approves no-fly zone over Libya
  Joyous Libyan rebels in Benghazi erupted with fireworks and gunfire after the Security Council voted to impose a no-fly zone.    The 15-member body voted 10-0 in favour, with five abstentions. The...
Mar.23   Los Angeles   Elizabeth Taylor dies  Dame Elizabeth Taylor, one of the 20th Century's biggest movie stars, has died in Los Angeles at the age of 79 Mar.28  Washington  Obama defends Libya intervention

April 2011 ... more > Top ^
Apr.4  Washington  Obama announces re-election bid Apr.11   North Mexico More mass graves found in Mexico
Apr.14   U.S. Congress US Congress approves budget bill Apr.17   North Carolina Dozens dead as tornadoes hit US Apr.19  Washington  U.S. first lady's plane aborts landing Apr.21  Washington  Gates: U.S. to use drones in Libya Apr.27   Washington     Obama releases birth certificate   The White House releases President Barack Obama's birth certificate, in response to persistent rumours he was not born in the US  UN Security Council  Divided UN fails to agree on Syria  Alabama  Dozens dead from storms in Southern U.S. Apr.28   Alabama   Death toll from storms in South nears 300
  A barrage of storms claimed nearly 300 lives and reduced once-familiar neighborhoods to piles of bricks and lumber
 The vast majority of fatalities occurred in Alabama, where at least 198 people died
Apr.29  Alabama  Obama visits tornado-ravaged zone

May 2011 ... more > Top ^
May.2  Washington  Obama: World 'safer' without Bin Laden   Canada   PM Harper wins Canadian election  Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservative Party has won a majority of seats in general election, according to provisional results May.3   Washington Bin Laden unarmed when killed  North Mexico  Search under way for 14 Mexican miners May.4  Washington  No release of Bin Laden photos May.5   Manhattan     Obama in 9/11 tribute after B Laden death   US President Barack Obama is visiting Ground Zero, four days after US forces killed al-Qaeda head Osama Bin Laden in Pakistan   Washington Bin Laden materials trigger alert May.6   Kentucky Obama meets Bin Laden raid team May.7   Washington     US releases Bin Laden home videos
  The Pentagon releases home videos of Osama Bin Laden seized at the secret compound in northern Pakistan where he was shot.    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news...
May.8   North Mexico Search teams recover 14 bodies from mine  Washington  Obama presses Pakistan on Bin Laden May.10  Washington  Geithner hails 'progress' in China talks May.11   Washington Details from bin Laden's journal revealed May.13   Washington US not recognising rebel council May.14  Miami  US charges six over Pakistani Taliban aid  Louisiana  Key Mississippi floodgates opened   New York     IMF head questioned over 'attack'
  The head of the IMF, Dominique Strass-Kahn, 62, is being questioned by New York police over an alleged sex attack on a hotel maid
 He was taken off an Air France plane at JFK airport minutes before it left for Paris. The married former finance minister is considered a Socialist candidate for the presidency
May.15  New York  IMF head to plead not guilty in rape attem. May.16  New York  IMF chief jailed on Rikers Island jail May.18   Washington U.S. sanctions target Syrian president  New York  IMF chief resigns over sex charge May.19   Washington     Obama made major Middle East speech
  President Barack Obama has given a key US policy speech about the Middle East and the wider Arab world.    Obama said 'mutually agreed swaps' would help c...
  New York Ex-IMF chief granted bail May.20   Washington     Obama and Netanyahu admit 'differences'   US President Barack Obama and Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu have admitted to 'differences' on the path to Mid-East peace, after they met May.23   Missouri   89 killed by Missouri tornado Map of Joplin Missouri
  Hundreds more injured after a tornado tore through oplin. The storm cut a path six miles long. Homes and businesses were flattened.    A damaged hospital had to be evacuated. The Governor of...
May.24   U.S. Congress Netanyahu lays out peace terms

June 2011 ... more > Top ^
Jun.6  New York  US lawmaker admits lewd picture Jun.12  Miami  Mavericks top Heat 105-95 for NBA title Jun.15  U.S. Congress  White House defends mission in Libya Jun.16  New York  Strauss-Kahn 'claimed immunity' Jun.22   Washington     Obama orders cut in Afghan force   Obama has announced the withdrawal of 10,000 US troops this year and another 23,000 by the end of September 2012 Jun.30   Canada Canada welcomes William and Kate


July 2011 ... more > Top ^
Jul.1   New York     Judge releases Strauss-Kahn   A judge released Strauss-Kahn from house arrest, after prosecutors presented evidence questioning the credibility of the hotel maid Jul.4  North Mexico  Tourist boat capsizes off Mexico coast Jul.8   Florida Space shuttle in historic final lift-off
Jul.10  Washington  U.S. halting millions in aid to Pakistan Jul.14  FBI  FBI to probe Murdoch's company Jul.16  Washington  Obama met with Dalai Lama Jul.21   Florida     Space shuttle makes final landing Map of Kennedy Space Center Florida
  Space shuttle Atlantis has landed back on Earth, bringing to a close America's 30-year orbiter program
 Nasa's shuttles were involved in building the space station, and the launch the Hubble telescope
 USA  Deadly heat-wave spreads across US Jul.22   New York Intense heat bakes US and Canada Jul.27  House of Representatives  Boehner pushes House on debt plan Jul.29   U.S. Congress US Congress split over debt issue  New York  New York Post told to 'preserve' info Jul.30  U.S. Senate  US Senate in intense debt debate Jul.31  North Mexico  Mexican 'admits 1,500 killings'  Washington  Obama announces US deficit deal

August 2011 ... more > Top ^
Aug.1  House of Representatives  US House passes debt-limit bill Aug.2   Washington     Obama signs bill to end default threat   President Barack Obama has signed legislation to increase the US debt ceiling and avert a financial default after Congress voted Aug.6   Washington   U.S. government credit downgraded
  Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) downgraded its credit rating of the U.S. federal government from AAA to AA+
 This was the first time the government was given a rating below AAA. Global stock markets declined on August 8, 2011, following the announcement
Aug.8   New York   Global stock declined after US downgrade  All three major U.S. stock indexes declined between 5-7% in one day Aug.11   Iowa Republicans trade barbs at Iowa debate
 New York  Dow rises 400 points on volatile day Aug.13  South Carolina  Perry announces presidential aims   Iowa   Bachmann wins Iowa straw poll   US Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, an Iowa-born social conservative, has won a key pre-election campaign poll in the state Aug.15  Kentucky  Man in US held over 'collar-bomb' Aug.18   Washington Obama says al-Assad must go Aug.23   New York     Strauss-Kahn sex case dismissed  A New York judge has dismissed the sexual assault case against former IMF director Dominique Strauss-Kahn  Virginia  Earthquake strikes US east coast Aug.24   San Francisco Bay Area Steve Jobs quits as Apple chief Aug.25   North Mexico Deadly attack on Monterrey casino Aug.27   North Carolina Hurricane Irene lashes US coast  New York  Hurricane Irene lashes New York Aug.28   New York   Huge storm tears across New York
  Seawater surged into flood-prone areas as Tropical Storm Irene hit the city, downgraded from a hurricane but still bringing fierce winds and rain.    370,000 people were ordered to...
Aug.29   New England Death toll from Irene keeps rising Aug.31  Washington  Obama declares floods disaster in NC & NY

September 2011 ... more > Top ^
Sep.6  Texas  Texas wildfires torch 1,000 homes Sep.7  Southern California  Rivals take aim on Perry debate debut Sep.8  U.S. Congress  Obama unveils crucial jobs plan Sep.9   New York Al-Qaeda 'behind New York threat'
Sep.11   Manhattan     Sombre US honours victims of 9/11
  Ceremonies are being held in the US to honour the victims of the 9/11 attacks, 10 years after the event.    A minute's silence marked each moment that a plane struck, and a tower fell. In a s...
Sep.12  Florida  Sparks fly in Republican TV debate  New York  Novak Djokovic wins US Open Sep.13  Washington  US poverty rises to record high Sep.16   Nevada   Air race crash: 9 people killed, 52 injured   9 people have died after vintage World War II-era P-51 Mustang crashed near a grandstand at an air race near Reno Sep.17  Washington  New Obama plan to tax wealthiest Sep.19  Washington  Obama outlines US deficit plans Sep.21   US Georgia Troy Davis is executed in Georgia Sep.23   UN Gen. Assembly     Abbas submitted request for full member
  The Quartet negotiators has urged Israel and the Palestinians to resume peace talks within one month and aim for a deal by the end of 2012
 Addressing the General Assembly, Abbas urged the Security Council to back a state with pre-1967 borders and called to vote in favour of our full membership, in an unusually impassioned speech
Sep.25  Washington  Eurozone rescue plan 'emerging' Sep.28  Colorado  Tainted US melons kill up to 16

October 2011 ... more > Top ^
Oct.1  Manhattan  Hundreds arrested in New York protest Oct.4   UN Security Council     UN resolution on Syria is vetoed   China and Russia have vetoed a UN Security Council resolution condemning Syria over its crackdown on anti-government protesters Oct.5   San Francisco Bay Area     Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dies
  Former chief executive and co-founder of US technology giant Apple Steve Jobs has died, the company says. He was 56
 Jobs announced he was suffering from pancreatic cancer in 2004. Jobs introduced the colourful iMac computer, the iPod and the iPhone to the world. He was indistinguishable from his company, which he co-founded in the 1970s
Oct.7  Washington  US economy adds 103,000 new jobs Oct.11  Detroit  Detroit 'underwear bomber' trial begins   Washington     US disrupts 'Iranian terror plot'   The US says it has broken up a plot by agents linked to Iran to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to Washington using explosives Oct.14   Washington US troops to aid Uganda battle Oct.15   Manhattan   NY protests move to Times Square   Police in New York have arrested about 70 people, as Occupy Wall Street protesters moved to Times Square Oct.16   Nevada Indy 500 Champ Dies Oct.19   Ohio Ohio police hunt escaped animals Oct.21   Washington Obama: Iraq war will be over by year's end   New York Saudi Arabian heir to throne dies Oct.26  Connecticut  FBI detains ex-Goldman Sachs man Oct.27   UN Security Council     U.N. ends NATO mission in Libya  The United Nations Security Council voted unanimously Thursday to end military operations in Libya Oct.28   Missouri Cardinals clinch World Series win

November 2011 ... more > Top ^
Nov.2  New York  'Merchant of Death' found guilty   San Francisco Bay Area Oakland protesters shut down port
Nov.7   Los Angeles     Doctor guilty over Michael Jackson death
  Michael Jackson's personal physician, Dr Conrad Murray, has been found guilty of the involuntary manslaughter of the star by a jury.    A panel of 7 men and 5 women took two days of deliberation to reach a verdict. Murray, 58, could now receive ...
Nov.9   Pennsylvania Penn State coach Joe Paterno fired Nov.14  Manhattan  Occupy Wall Street protest camp cleared Nov.17   Manhattan     Mass arrests at Occupy protests Map of Brooklyn Bridge USA
  Several thousand demonstrators have marched across Brooklyn Bridge on a day of protest that has seen solidarity rallies across the US.
Nov.21  Washington  Iran hit by fresh West sanctions Nov.25  USA  Black Friday retail bonanza in strong start Nov.28   UN 'Gross violations' of human rights in Syria Nov.29  USA  American Airlines files for bankruptcy

December 2011 ... more > Top ^
Dec.2  Washington  Unemployment in US falls to 8.6% Dec.3   US Georgia   Cain suspends US presidency bid
Map of Atlanta USA
  US presidential hopeful Herman Cain has said he is suspending his campaign for the Republican nomination.    Cain blamed political and media pressure on his family in the wake of 'fals...
Dec.8  Virginia  Two die in Virginia Tech shooting Dec.12  Washington  Iraq PM in Washington as pullout looms   Canada   Canada pulls out of Kyoto accord  Canada will formally withdraw from the Kyoto Protocol on climate change, the minister of the environment Peter Kent has said   UN UN estimates 5,000 killed in Syria Dec.14  North Carolina  Obama speech marks end of Iraq war Dec.16  UN Security Council  UN lifts Libyan banks sanctions Dec.17  U.S. Senate  US Senate passes key funding bill Dec.23   U.S. Congress Obama beats Congress in tax fight


  U.N. approves no-fly zone over Libya




North America, 2011 War & Army Timeline ... See World War & Army timeline Top ^
2011
Feb.25  UN  U.N. chief urges end to Libya violence
Mar.17   UN Security Council
  Joyous Libyan rebels in Benghazi erupted with fireworks and gunfire after the Security Council voted to impose a no-fly zone.    The 15-member body voted 10-0 in favour, with five abstentions. The...
Mar.28  Washington  Obama defends Libya intervention Apr.21  Washington  Gates: U.S. to use drones in Libya May.6   Kentucky Obama meets Bin Laden raid team
May.24   U.S. Congress Netanyahu lays out peace terms Jun.15  U.S. Congress  White House defends mission in Libya Jun.22   Washington   Obama orders cut in Afghan force   Obama has announced the withdrawal of 10,000 US troops this year and another 23,000 by the end of September 2012 Oct.14   Washington US troops to aid Uganda battle Oct.21   Washington Obama: Iraq war will be over by year's end Oct.27   UN Security Council   U.N. ends NATO mission in Libya  The United Nations Security Council voted unanimously Thursday to end military operations in Libya Nov.2  New York  'Merchant of Death' found guilty Dec.14  North Carolina  Obama speech marks end of Iraq war



North America, 2011 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
2011 Feb.2  Wisconsin  Massive winter storm blitzes U.S. Apr.17   North Carolina Dozens dead as tornadoes hit US
Apr.19  Washington  U.S. first lady's plane aborts landing Apr.27  Alabama  Dozens dead from storms in Southern U.S. Apr.28   Alabama Death toll from storms in South nears 300
  A barrage of storms claimed nearly 300 lives and reduced once-familiar neighborhoods to piles of bricks and lumber
 The vast majority of fatalities occurred in Alabama, where at least 198 people died
Apr.29  Alabama  Obama visits tornado-ravaged zone May.3  North Mexico  Search under way for 14 Mexican miners May.8   North Mexico Search teams recover 14 bodies from mine
May.14  Louisiana  Key Mississippi floodgates opened May.23   Missouri 89 killed by Missouri tornado Map of Joplin Missouri
  Hundreds more injured after a tornado tore through oplin. The storm cut a path six miles long. Homes and businesses were flattened.    A damaged hospital had to be evacuated. The Governor of...
Jul.4  North Mexico  Tourist boat capsizes off Mexico coast Jul.21  USA  Deadly heat-wave spreads across US Jul.22   New York Intense heat bakes US and Canada Aug.23  Virginia  Earthquake strikes US east coast Aug.27   North Carolina Hurricane Irene lashes US coast Aug.27  New York  Hurricane Irene lashes New York Aug.28   New York Huge storm tears across New York
  Seawater surged into flood-prone areas as Tropical Storm Irene hit the city, downgraded from a hurricane but still bringing fierce winds and rain.    370,000 people were ordered to...
Aug.29   New England Death toll from Irene keeps rising
Aug.31  Washington  Obama declares floods disaster in NC & NY Sep.6  Texas  Texas wildfires torch 1,000 homes Sep.16   Nevada Air race crash: 9 people killed, 52 injured   9 people have died after vintage World War II-era P-51 Mustang crashed near a grandstand at an air race near Reno Sep.28  Colorado  Tainted US melons kill up to 16 Oct.19   Ohio Ohio police hunt escaped animals



North America, 2011 Sports Timeline ... See World Sports timeline Top ^
2011 Feb.6   Texas Packers win Super Bowl
Jun.12  Miami  Mavericks top Heat 105-95 for NBA title Sep.12  New York  Novak Djokovic wins US Open Oct.16   Nevada Indy 500 Champ Dies Oct.28   Missouri Cardinals clinch World Series win Nov.9   Pennsylvania Penn State coach Joe Paterno fired



North America, 2011 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2011 Jan.20  San Francisco Bay Area  Schmidt to step down as Google CEO Feb.27  Los Angeles  King's Speech crowned at Oscars Mar.23   Los Angeles Elizabeth Taylor dies  Dame Elizabeth Taylor, one of the 20th Century's biggest movie stars, has died in Los Angeles at the age of 79 Apr.14   U.S. Congress US Congress approves budget bill
May.10  Washington  Geithner hails 'progress' in China talks May.18  New York  IMF chief resigns over sex charge Jul.27  House of Representatives  Boehner pushes House on debt plan Jul.30  U.S. Senate  US Senate in intense debt debate Jul.31  Washington  Obama announces US deficit deal Aug.2   Washington   Obama signs bill to end default threat   President Barack Obama has signed legislation to increase the US debt ceiling and avert a financial default after Congress voted Aug.6   Washington U.S. government credit downgraded
  Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) downgraded its credit rating of the U.S. federal government from AAA to AA+
 This was the first time the government was given a rating below AAA. Global stock markets declined on August 8, 2011, following the announcement
Aug.8   New York Global stock declined after US downgrade  All three major U.S. stock indexes declined between 5-7% in one day Aug.11  New York  Dow rises 400 points on volatile day Aug.24   San Francisco Bay Area Steve Jobs quits as Apple chief Sep.8  U.S. Congress  Obama unveils crucial jobs plan Sep.13  Washington  US poverty rises to record high Sep.17  Washington  New Obama plan to tax wealthiest Sep.19  Washington  Obama outlines US deficit plans Sep.25  Washington  Eurozone rescue plan 'emerging' Sep.28  Colorado  Tainted US melons kill up to 16 Oct.5   San Francisco Bay Area   Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dies
  Former chief executive and co-founder of US technology giant Apple Steve Jobs has died, the company says. He was 56
 Jobs announced he was suffering from pancreatic cancer in 2004. Jobs introduced the colourful iMac computer, the iPod and the iPhone to the world. He was indistinguishable from his company, which he co-founded in the 1970s
Oct.7  Washington  US economy adds 103,000 new jobs Oct.26  Connecticut  FBI detains ex-Goldman Sachs man Nov.2   San Francisco Bay Area Oakland protesters shut down port Nov.25  USA  Black Friday retail bonanza in strong start Nov.29  USA  American Airlines files for bankruptcy Dec.2  Washington  Unemployment in US falls to 8.6% Dec.16  UN Security Council  UN lifts Libyan banks sanctions Dec.17  U.S. Senate  US Senate passes key funding bill



North America, 2011 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2011 Jan.8   Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords shot
Map of Tucson Arizona
  Democratic Representative Gabrielle Giffords, 40, was shot at close range during a public meeting. 6 other people have been killed.    She is in a critical condition. The dead in...
Jan.10  Arizona  'Arizona gunman' appears in court Jan.20  New York  Dozens of 'mobsters' held in US Apr.11   North Mexico More mass graves found in Mexico May.2  Washington  Obama: World 'safer' without Bin Laden May.3   Washington Bin Laden unarmed when killed May.4  Washington  No release of Bin Laden photos May.5   Manhattan   Obama in 9/11 tribute after B Laden death   US President Barack Obama is visiting Ground Zero, four days after US forces killed al-Qaeda head Osama Bin Laden in Pakistan May.5   Washington Bin Laden materials trigger alert May.8  Washington  Obama presses Pakistan on Bin Laden May.11   Washington Details from bin Laden's journal revealed May.14  Miami  US charges six over Pakistani Taliban aid May.14   New York   IMF head questioned over 'attack'
  The head of the IMF, Dominique Strass-Kahn, 62, is being questioned by New York police over an alleged sex attack on a hotel maid
 He was taken off an Air France plane at JFK airport minutes before it left for Paris. The married former finance minister is considered a Socialist candidate for the presidency
May.15  New York  IMF head to plead not guilty in rape attem. May.16  New York  IMF chief jailed on Rikers Island jail May.18  New York  IMF chief resigns over sex charge May.19   New York Ex-IMF chief granted bail
Jun.6  New York  US lawmaker admits lewd picture Jun.16  New York  Strauss-Kahn 'claimed immunity' Jul.1   New York   Judge releases Strauss-Kahn   A judge released Strauss-Kahn from house arrest, after prosecutors presented evidence questioning the credibility of the hotel maid Jul.31  North Mexico  Mexican 'admits 1,500 killings' Aug.15  Kentucky  Man in US held over 'collar-bomb' Aug.23   New York   Strauss-Kahn sex case dismissed  A New York judge has dismissed the sexual assault case against former IMF director Dominique Strauss-Kahn Aug.25   North Mexico Deadly attack on Monterrey casino Sep.9   New York Al-Qaeda 'behind New York threat' Sep.11   Manhattan   Sombre US honours victims of 9/11
  Ceremonies are being held in the US to honour the victims of the 9/11 attacks, 10 years after the event.    A minute's silence marked each moment that a plane struck, and a tower fell. In a s...
Sep.21   US Georgia Troy Davis is executed in Georgia Oct.1  Manhattan  Hundreds arrested in New York protest Oct.11  Detroit  Detroit 'underwear bomber' trial begins Oct.11   Washington   US disrupts 'Iranian terror plot'   The US says it has broken up a plot by agents linked to Iran to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to Washington using explosives Oct.26  Connecticut  FBI detains ex-Goldman Sachs man Nov.2  New York  'Merchant of Death' found guilty Nov.7   Los Angeles   Doctor guilty over Michael Jackson death
  Michael Jackson's personal physician, Dr Conrad Murray, has been found guilty of the involuntary manslaughter of the star by a jury.    A panel of 7 men and 5 women took two days of deliberation to reach a verdict. Murray, 58, could now receive ...
Dec.8  Virginia  Two die in Virginia Tech shooting Dec.12   UN UN estimates 5,000 killed in Syria



North America, 2011 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2011 Jan.8   Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords shot
Map of Tucson Arizona
  Democratic Representative Gabrielle Giffords, 40, was shot at close range during a public meeting. 6 other people have been killed.    She is in a critical condition. The dead in...
Jan.18   Washington   Obama hosts China's Hu at dinner   Chinese President Hu Jintao has kicked off a four-day US visit with a rare private dinner at the White House with President Barack Obama Jan.19  Washington  U.S., China pledge cooperation Jan.25  U.S. Congress  Obama hails US 'Sputnik moment' Feb.8  Washington  US urges faster change in Egypt Feb.18  UN Security Council  U.S. vetoes resolution on settlements Feb.22  UN Security Council  Libya crackdown condemned at UN Feb.23  Washington  Obama condemns crackdown in Libya Feb.25  UN  U.N. chief urges end to Libya violence Feb.25   Washington Obama announces Libya sanctions Feb.26  UN Security Council  UN debates steps against Gaddafi Feb.26   UN Security Council   UN passes Gaddafi sanction vote   The Security Council has voted unanimously to impose sanctions on Muammar Gaddafi's Libyan regime for its attempts to put down an uprising Mar.9  Wisconsin  Republicans remove bargaining rights Mar.17   UN Security Council   U.N. approves no-fly zone over Libya
  Joyous Libyan rebels in Benghazi erupted with fireworks and gunfire after the Security Council voted to impose a no-fly zone.    The 15-member body voted 10-0 in favour, with five abstentions. The...
Mar.28  Washington  Obama defends Libya intervention Apr.4  Washington  Obama announces re-election bid Apr.14   U.S. Congress US Congress approves budget bill
Apr.19  Washington  U.S. first lady's plane aborts landing Apr.27   Washington   Obama releases birth certificate   The White House releases President Barack Obama's birth certificate, in response to persistent rumours he was not born in the US Apr.27  UN Security Council  Divided UN fails to agree on Syria Apr.29  Alabama  Obama visits tornado-ravaged zone May.2  Washington  Obama: World 'safer' without Bin Laden May.2   Canada PM Harper wins Canadian election  Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservative Party has won a majority of seats in general election, according to provisional results May.4  Washington  No release of Bin Laden photos May.5   Manhattan   Obama in 9/11 tribute after B Laden death   US President Barack Obama is visiting Ground Zero, four days after US forces killed al-Qaeda head Osama Bin Laden in Pakistan May.6   Kentucky Obama meets Bin Laden raid team May.7   Washington   US releases Bin Laden home videos
  The Pentagon releases home videos of Osama Bin Laden seized at the secret compound in northern Pakistan where he was shot.    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news...
May.10  Washington  Geithner hails 'progress' in China talks May.13   Washington US not recognising rebel council May.14   New York   IMF head questioned over 'attack'
  The head of the IMF, Dominique Strass-Kahn, 62, is being questioned by New York police over an alleged sex attack on a hotel maid
 He was taken off an Air France plane at JFK airport minutes before it left for Paris. The married former finance minister is considered a Socialist candidate for the presidency
May.15  New York  IMF head to plead not guilty in rape attem. May.18   Washington U.S. sanctions target Syrian president May.18  New York  IMF chief resigns over sex charge May.19   Washington   Obama made major Middle East speech
  President Barack Obama has given a key US policy speech about the Middle East and the wider Arab world.    Obama said 'mutually agreed swaps' would help c...
May.20   Washington   Obama and Netanyahu admit 'differences'   US President Barack Obama and Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu have admitted to 'differences' on the path to Mid-East peace, after they met May.24   U.S. Congress Netanyahu lays out peace terms Jun.6  New York  US lawmaker admits lewd picture Jun.15  U.S. Congress  White House defends mission in Libya Jun.16  New York  Strauss-Kahn 'claimed immunity' Jun.22   Washington   Obama orders cut in Afghan force   Obama has announced the withdrawal of 10,000 US troops this year and another 23,000 by the end of September 2012 Jun.30   Canada Canada welcomes William and Kate Jul.8   Florida Space shuttle in historic final lift-off Jul.10  Washington  U.S. halting millions in aid to Pakistan Jul.14  FBI  FBI to probe Murdoch's company Jul.16  Washington  Obama met with Dalai Lama Jul.21   Florida   Space shuttle makes final landing Map of Kennedy Space Center Florida
  Space shuttle Atlantis has landed back on Earth, bringing to a close America's 30-year orbiter program
 Nasa's shuttles were involved in building the space station, and the launch the Hubble telescope
Jul.27  House of Representatives  Boehner pushes House on debt plan Jul.29   U.S. Congress US Congress split over debt issue Jul.29  New York  New York Post told to 'preserve' info Jul.30  U.S. Senate  US Senate in intense debt debate Jul.31  Washington  Obama announces US deficit deal Aug.1  House of Representatives  US House passes debt-limit bill Aug.2   Washington   Obama signs bill to end default threat   President Barack Obama has signed legislation to increase the US debt ceiling and avert a financial default after Congress voted Aug.6   Washington U.S. government credit downgraded
  Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) downgraded its credit rating of the U.S. federal government from AAA to AA+
 This was the first time the government was given a rating below AAA. Global stock markets declined on August 8, 2011, following the announcement
Aug.11   Iowa Republicans trade barbs at Iowa debate
Aug.13  South Carolina  Perry announces presidential aims Aug.13   Iowa Bachmann wins Iowa straw poll   US Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, an Iowa-born social conservative, has won a key pre-election campaign poll in the state Aug.18   Washington Obama says al-Assad must go Aug.31  Washington  Obama declares floods disaster in NC & NY Sep.7  Southern California  Rivals take aim on Perry debate debut Sep.8  U.S. Congress  Obama unveils crucial jobs plan Sep.11   Manhattan   Sombre US honours victims of 9/11
  Ceremonies are being held in the US to honour the victims of the 9/11 attacks, 10 years after the event.    A minute's silence marked each moment that a plane struck, and a tower fell. In a s...
Sep.12  Florida  Sparks fly in Republican TV debate Sep.17  Washington  New Obama plan to tax wealthiest Sep.19  Washington  Obama outlines US deficit plans Sep.23   UN Gen. Assembly   Abbas submitted request for full member
  The Quartet negotiators has urged Israel and the Palestinians to resume peace talks within one month and aim for a deal by the end of 2012
 Addressing the General Assembly, Abbas urged the Security Council to back a state with pre-1967 borders and called to vote in favour of our full membership, in an unusually impassioned speech
Sep.25  Washington  Eurozone rescue plan 'emerging' Oct.1  Manhattan  Hundreds arrested in New York protest Oct.4   UN Security Council   UN resolution on Syria is vetoed   China and Russia have vetoed a UN Security Council resolution condemning Syria over its crackdown on anti-government protesters Oct.15   Manhattan NY protests move to Times Square   Police in New York have arrested about 70 people, as Occupy Wall Street protesters moved to Times Square Oct.21   New York Saudi Arabian heir to throne dies Nov.2   San Francisco Bay Area Oakland protesters shut down port Nov.14  Manhattan  Occupy Wall Street protest camp cleared Nov.17   Manhattan   Mass arrests at Occupy protests Map of Brooklyn Bridge USA
  Several thousand demonstrators have marched across Brooklyn Bridge on a day of protest that has seen solidarity rallies across the US.
Nov.21  Washington  Iran hit by fresh West sanctions Nov.28   UN 'Gross violations' of human rights in Syria Dec.3   US Georgia Cain suspends US presidency bid Map of Atlanta USA
  US presidential hopeful Herman Cain has said he is suspending his campaign for the Republican nomination.    Cain blamed political and media pressure on his family in the wake of 'fals...
Dec.12  Washington  Iraq PM in Washington as pullout looms Dec.12   Canada Canada pulls out of Kyoto accord  Canada will formally withdraw from the Kyoto Protocol on climate change, the minister of the environment Peter Kent has said Dec.12   UN UN estimates 5,000 killed in Syria Dec.14  North Carolina  Obama speech marks end of Iraq war Dec.16  UN Security Council  UN lifts Libyan banks sanctions Dec.17  U.S. Senate  US Senate passes key funding bill Dec.23   U.S. Congress Obama beats Congress in tax fight