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B. 04-21 Department of Justice probe into police custody death Baltimore
05-27 6 FIFA officials detained for extradition to U.S. FIFA, Zurich, Switzerland
D. 12-02 14 people dead in San Bernardino shooting Inland Regional Center, San Bernardino, CA, Southern California
E. 12-16 US Fed raises interest rates by 0.25% Washington

Summary.     Click for More > Donald Trump to run for president in 2016 South Carolina church shooting: Nine killed New Horizons: Images reveal ice mountains on Pluto Four Marines killed at Tennessee US Navy centres France train shooting: Americans overpower gunman Shooter Flanagan 'a human powder keg' Volkswagen facing multiple US probes Pope Francis begins tour of the US Pope urges 'humane' US migrant response 10 killed in college shooting in Oregon Kunduz MSF clinic workers killed Map of Kunduz Afghanistan  A clinic has been bombarded in the northern Afghan city, killing three MSF aid workers, with Nato investigating whether it was behind it US Navy destroyer to near disputed China islands US rejects Keystone XL pipeline from Canada Israel spy Pollard freed by US after 30 years in prison 14 people dead in San Bernardino shooting   The gunmen opened fire during a holiday party at a community centre. Two heavily armed suspects have been killed by police Donald Trump urges ban on Muslims coming to US US Fed raises interest rates by 0.25%  The US Federal Reserve has raised interest rates by 0.25 percentage points - its first increase since 2006 US storms: At least 14 dead in trail of destruction
US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack Hillary Clinton declares 2016 Democratic presidential bid Department of Justice probe into police custody death  DOJ has opened an investigation into the death of Freddie Gray, a black man, who died from spinal injuries suffered while in police custody Texas bikers in deadly shootout at Waco restaurant   6 FIFA officials detained for extradition to U.S. Map of FIFA Zurich Switzerland
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Apr.21   Baltimore
May.17   Texas
May.27   Switzerland
  Six FIFA officials are detained in Switzerland in relation to allegations of corruption between the 1990s and now.    Those arrested include Jeffrey Webb, Jack Warner, Eduardo Li, Eugenio Figueredo and Jose Maria Marin. Swiss federal prosecutors open criminal proce...
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Jun.17   South Carolina
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Jul.16   Tennessee
Aug.21   France
Aug.26   Virginia
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Sep.24   U.S. Congress
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Oct.2   Northern Afghanistan
Oct.26   Southern China
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State of the Union: Obama demands spread of wealth US admits snow forecast errors Patriots beat the Seahawks in dramatic Super Bowl finale Netanyahu warns US over Iran deal US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack   Mark W. Lippert was slashed by a man screaming about Korean unification Thursday morning in Seoul, and his assailant was immediately detaine... 2 Ferguson police officers shot Italian court acquits Knox and Sollecito White officer charged over unarmed black man's death Obama and Castro in historic US-Cuba meeting   Hillary Clinton declares 2016 Democratic presidential bid   Former US Secretary of State has formally entered the 2016 race for the White House in a bid to become the first woman US president Department of Justice probe into police custody death


January 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jan.2  Washington  US sanctions North Korea over Sony
 Kentucky  'Girl survivor' reports US plane crash
Jan.4  New York  Police snub New York mayor again
Jan.20   U.S. Congress
Jan.25  New Delhi  Obama attends India's Republic Day
Jan.26  Boston  Snow emergency declared in US
 New York  New York shuts down for blizzard
Jan.27   New York


February 2015 ... more > Top ^
Feb.1   Arizona
Feb.2  Washington  U.S. shifts stance on military aid to Ukraine
Feb.6  Washington  US has 'no proof' of hostage death
Feb.7    NBC anchor Brian Williams 'temporarily' steps down
Feb.10  Northern Syria  Last US Islamic State hostage killed
Feb.13  Western Iraq  Key Iraqi town near US training base falls to jihadists
Feb.18  Washington  US 'war on those perverting Islam'
Feb.19  Chicago  Record-breaking cold in US East
Feb.22  Los Angeles  Dark comedy Birdman won best film
Feb.25  New York  Three New York men sought to join Islamic State
Feb.27  Missouri  Eight dead in series of shootings in Missouri


March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.3   U.S. Congress
Mar.4   South Korea  
 Boston  Boston bombing lawyer: 'It was him'
Mar.11  Florida  Eleven missing after US army crash
Mar.12   Missouri
Mar.26  Manhattan  New York buildings collapse after explosion
Mar.27   Rome


April 2015 ... more > Top ^
Apr.7   South Carolina
Apr.8  Boston  Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: Marathon bomber found guilty
Apr.9  Panama  US and Cuba hold highest-level meeting in 50 years
Apr.11   Panama
Apr.12    
Apr.13  Washington  US concern as Russia lifts ban on Iran arms delivery
Apr.21   Baltimore  
  DOJ has opened an investigation into the death of Freddie Gray, a black man, who died from spinal injuries suffered while in police custody.    Gray, 25, died in hospital on Sunday, a week after being arrested in Baltimore. ...
Apr.23  Washington  US admits two hostages killed in al-Qaeda raid Apr.28  Baltimore  Baltimore police enforce curfew Apr.30  Baltimore  Freddie Gray: New lead over police van journey

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.1   Baltimore Freddie Gray: Baltimore police to face criminal charges May.2  Nevada  Floyd Mayweather beats Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas May.3   Dallas Gunmen shot dead outside conference on Prophet cartoons May.5  ISIS  IS says it was behind US Prophet cartoon attack May.12   Philadelphia US Amtrak train derails in Philadelphia, 8 killed May.13  Philadelphia  Derailed Philadelphia Amtrak train 'was speeding' May.15   Nevada BB King, the King of Blues, dies at 89  Boston  Death sentence for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev May.16  Northern Syria  Top ISIS commander taken out by US Special Forces in Syria May.17   Texas   Texas bikers in deadly shootout at Waco restaurant
Map of Central Texas Market Place Waco TX Texas  Police in the US state of Texas say nine people have been killed in a shootout between rival biker gangs in the city of Waco May.20  Southern California  California oil spill sparks state of emergency May.24  Washington  Iraqi forces lack will to fight - Ashton Carter May.25  Texas  Texas and Oklahoma flooding: Three dead May.27   Switzerland     6 FIFA officials detained for extradition to U.S. Map of FIFA Zurich Switzerland
  Six FIFA officials are detained in Switzerland in relation to allegations of corruption between the 1990s and now
 Those arrested include Jeffrey Webb, Jack Warner, Eduardo Li, Eugenio Figueredo and Jose Maria Marin. Swiss federal prosecutors open criminal procedures in relation to the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups. FIFA suspends eleven people from involvement in football over the scandal
May.28   FBI Former Speaker Dennis Hastert indicted May.29   Dallas Death toll from floods in Texas and Oklahoma reached 24 May.31  Washington  Joe Biden's son Beau dies of brain cancer, aged 46  U.S. Senate  US surveillance powers expire as Senate deal fails

June 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jun.4  Washington  Millions of US government workers hit by data breach Jun.6   Upstate New York 2 inmates escaped
Jun.10  Washington  Obama 'to send 500 more troops to Iraq' Jun.13  Dallas  Gun attack on Dallas police headquarters Jun.14  Eastern Libya  Mokhtar Belmokhtar: Top Islamist 'killed' in US strike Jun.16  San Francisco Bay Area  Balcony collapse in California kills 6 people   Manhattan     Donald Trump to run for president in 2016 Map of Trump Towers USA  Property billionaire Donald Trump has announced he will run for the White House in the 2016 election Jun.17   South Carolina   South Carolina church shooting: Nine killed Map of 110 Calhoun Street Charleston South Carolina South Carolina  Nine people have died in a shooting at a historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston. Police are searching for a white male suspect Jun.18  North Carolina  Charleston church shooting: Gunman arrested Jun.19  South Carolina  Dylann Roof on murder charges over Charleston shooting Jun.21  South Carolina  Charleston shootings: Victims remembered as church reopens Jun.23  Baltics  US announces new tank and artillery deployment in Europe  WikiLeaks  US 'spied on French presidents' - Wikileaks Jun.24  Boston  Boston bomber Tsarnaev formally sentenced to death Jun.26   U.S. Supreme Court US Supreme Court rules gay marriage is legal nationwide

July 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jul.5  Northern Syria  ISIS crisis: Air strikes target Syria stronghold Jul.14  U.S. Congress  US conservatives condemn Iran nuclear deal Jul.15     New Horizons: Images reveal ice mountains on Pluto
  Pluto has mountains made of ice that are as high as those in the Rockies, images from the New Horizons probe reveal Jul.16   Tennessee   Four Marines killed at Tennessee US Navy centres   24-year-old Mohammad Youssuf Abdulazeez has killed four US Marines and injured several others at two US Navy buildings in Chattanooga Jul.23  Louisiana  3 killed in US cinema shooting in Lafayette Jul.25  Kenya  Trials would aid fight against corruption - Obama Jul.28   Zimbabwe US dentist 'regrets' killing Zimbabwe lion Cecil
   Israel spy Jonathan Pollard 'to be freed' by US

August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug.3  Washington  Obama unveils Clean Power Plan Aug.6   Ohio Donald Trump attacked in Republican debates
Aug.8  Japan  Japan remembers Nagasaki atomic bomb, 70 years on Aug.9  Istanbul  Gunfire at US Istanbul consulate  Missouri  Gunfire at Ferguson protest Aug.14   Cuba US flag raised over reopened Cuba embassy in Havana Aug.21   France   France train shooting: Americans overpower gunman Map of Arras France  Three people have been hurt after a heavily armed man opened fire in northern France, before being overpowered by 2 U.S. passengers  Manhattan  Dow plunges 530 points on Friday Aug.24   Manhattan After historic 1,000-point plunge, Dow dives 588 points at close Aug.26   Virginia   Shooter Flanagan 'a human powder keg' Map of Bridgewater Plaza Moneta Virginia Virginia  Vester Flanagan shot dead two WDBJ7 journalists on live TV in of Virginia sent a rambling fax to ABC News shortly after the attack Aug.29   New Orleans New Orleans marks 10 years since Hurricane Katrina

September 2015 ... more > Top ^
Sep.8  Nevada  British Airways plane catches fire in Las Vegas Sep.13  New York  Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer for 10th major Sep.22     Volkswagen facing multiple US probes  Volkswagen is facing multiple investigations in the United States including, reportedly, a criminal probe from the Department of Justice (Do...   Washington     Pope Francis begins tour of the US   Pope Francis is expected to greet millions of American Catholics and address thorny issues like climate change and income inequality Sep.24   U.S. Congress     Pope urges 'humane' US migrant response  Pope Francis has told the US Congress that the US must see migrants as 'persons' and not as 'numbers' Sep.25  Washington  US and China agree cybercrime truce  House of Representatives  US Speaker John Boehner to quit Congress Sep.29  US Georgia  Georgia executes woman despite last-ditch appeals

October 2015 ... more > Top ^
Oct.1   Oregon   10 killed in college shooting in Oregon   At least 10 people have been killed in a shooting at Umpqua Community College. At least 20 people have been wounded Oct.2   Northern Afghanistan   Kunduz MSF clinic workers killed
Map of Kunduz Afghanistan
  A clinic has been bombarded in the northern Afghan city, killing three MSF aid workers, with Nato investigating whether it was behind it
Oct.13  Nevada  Hillary Clinton attacks rival Bernie Sanders on gun laws Oct.15   Afghanistan US troops to stay in Afghanistan in policy shift Oct.21   Moscow US attacks Moscow welcome for Assad Oct.22  U.S. Congress  Hillary Clinton testifies on Benghazi consulate attack Oct.26   Southern China   US Navy destroyer to near disputed China islands   USS Lassen will sail near artificial islands built by China in the disputed waters of the South China Sea, US defence officials have said Oct.27  Washington  Syria conflict: Iran to be invited to key talks, US says Oct.28  Colorado  Republicans spar in fiery 2016 presidential debate Oct.30  Washington  Obama to send special forces to fight IS

November 2015 ... more > Top ^
Nov.1   New York Royals win World Series, rally late, rout Mets in 12th
Nov.6   Washington   US rejects Keystone XL pipeline from Canada  US President Barack Obama has announced he is rejecting an application to build the Keystone XL pipeline from Canada Nov.13  Washington  US 'reasonably certain' strike killed Jihadi John Nov.20   North Carolina   Israel spy Pollard freed by US after 30 years in prison   Former US navy analyst 61-year-old Jonathan Pollard, jailed for life in 1987 for passing classified information to Israel, has been released Nov.27  Colorado  3 killed in shooting at Planned Parenthood clinic

December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.2   Southern California   14 people dead in San Bernardino shooting
Map of Inland Regional Center San Bernardino CA USA
  The gunmen opened fire during a holiday party at a community centre. Two heavily armed suspects have been killed by police.    The suspects were armed with assault rifles and handguns and wearing assault-style clothing. A third person who was...
Dec.4   Southern California San Bernardino shooters pledged allegiance to ISIS Dec.7   South Carolina     Donald Trump urges ban on Muslims coming to US  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has called for a halt to Muslims entering the US, in the wake of the deadly California shooti... Dec.16   Washington   US Fed raises interest rates by 0.25%
  The US Federal Reserve has raised interest rates by 0.25 percentage points - its first increase since 2006.    The move takes the range of rates banks offer to lend to each other overnight...
Dec.18   UN US welcomes 'milestone' as UN endorses Syria peace plan
Dec.19  Beijing  China accuses US of B-52 'provocation' over Spratly Islands Dec.21   Afghanistan 6 US troops killed in Afghanistan suicide bombing Dec.25   Mississippi   US storms: At least 14 dead in trail of destruction   A clear-up has begun after a violent storm left at least 14 people dead and destroyed homes in several US South and Midwest states on Christmas... Dec.26  Dallas  Texas tornadoes: 'Eight killed' in Dallas suburbs


Four Marines killed at Tennessee US Navy centres   24-year-old Mohammad Youssuf Abdulazeez has killed four US Marines and injured several others at two US Navy buildings in Chattanooga Kunduz MSF clinic workers killed Map of Kunduz Afghanistan




United States, 2015 War & Army Timeline ... See World War & Army timeline Top ^
2015
Feb.2  Washington  U.S. shifts stance on military aid to Ukraine
Feb.13  Western Iraq  Key Iraqi town near US training base falls to jihadists
Mar.11  Florida  Eleven missing after US army crash
Apr.13  Washington  US concern as Russia lifts ban on Iran arms delivery
Apr.23  Washington  US admits two hostages killed in al-Qaeda raid
May.16  Northern Syria  Top ISIS commander taken out by US Special Forces in Syria
May.24  Washington  Iraqi forces lack will to fight - Ashton Carter
Jun.10  Washington  Obama 'to send 500 more troops to Iraq'
Jun.23  Baltics  US announces new tank and artillery deployment in Europe
Jul.5  Northern Syria  ISIS crisis: Air strikes target Syria stronghold
Jul.16   Tennessee
Aug.8  Japan  Japan remembers Nagasaki atomic bomb, 70 years on
Oct.2   Northern Afghanistan
  A clinic has been bombarded in the northern Afghan city, killing three MSF aid workers, with Nato investigating whether it was behind it
Oct.15   Afghanistan US troops to stay in Afghanistan in policy shift Oct.26   Southern China US Navy destroyer to near disputed China islands   USS Lassen will sail near artificial islands built by China in the disputed waters of the South China Sea, US defence officials have said Oct.30  Washington  Obama to send special forces to fight IS Nov.13  Washington  US 'reasonably certain' strike killed Jihadi John Dec.18   UN US welcomes 'milestone' as UN endorses Syria peace plan Dec.19  Beijing  China accuses US of B-52 'provocation' over Spratly Islands Dec.21   Afghanistan 6 US troops killed in Afghanistan suicide bombing



United States, 2015 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
2015 Jan.2  Kentucky  'Girl survivor' reports US plane crash Jan.26  Boston  Snow emergency declared in US Jan.26  New York  New York shuts down for blizzard Jan.27   New York US admits snow forecast errors
Feb.19  Chicago  Record-breaking cold in US East Mar.11  Florida  Eleven missing after US army crash Mar.26  Manhattan  New York buildings collapse after explosion May.12   Philadelphia US Amtrak train derails in Philadelphia, 8 killed May.13  Philadelphia  Derailed Philadelphia Amtrak train 'was speeding' May.20  Southern California  California oil spill sparks state of emergency May.25  Texas  Texas and Oklahoma flooding: Three dead May.29   Dallas Death toll from floods in Texas and Oklahoma reached 24 Jun.16  San Francisco Bay Area  Balcony collapse in California kills 6 people Jul.28   Zimbabwe US dentist 'regrets' killing Zimbabwe lion Cecil Aug.29   New Orleans New Orleans marks 10 years since Hurricane Katrina Sep.8  Nevada  British Airways plane catches fire in Las Vegas Dec.25   Mississippi US storms: At least 14 dead in trail of destruction   A clear-up has begun after a violent storm left at least 14 people dead and destroyed homes in several US South and Midwest states on Christmas... Dec.26  Dallas  Texas tornadoes: 'Eight killed' in Dallas suburbs



United States, 2015 Sports Timeline ... See World Sports timeline Top ^
2015 Feb.1   Arizona Patriots beat the Seahawks in dramatic Super Bowl finale
May.2  Nevada  Floyd Mayweather beats Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas May.27   Switzerland   6 FIFA officials detained for extradition to U.S. Map of FIFA Zurich Switzerland
  Six FIFA officials are detained in Switzerland in relation to allegations of corruption between the 1990s and now
 Those arrested include Jeffrey Webb, Jack Warner, Eduardo Li, Eugenio Figueredo and Jose Maria Marin. Swiss federal prosecutors open criminal procedures in relation to the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups. FIFA suspends eleven people from involvement in football over the scandal
Sep.13  New York  Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer for 10th major Nov.1   New York Royals win World Series, rally late, rout Mets in 12th



United States, 2015 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2015 Jan.20   U.S. Congress State of the Union: Obama demands spread of wealth
Feb.22  Los Angeles  Dark comedy Birdman won best film May.15   Nevada BB King, the King of Blues, dies at 89 Aug.3  Washington  Obama unveils Clean Power Plan Aug.21  Manhattan  Dow plunges 530 points on Friday Aug.24   Manhattan After historic 1,000-point plunge, Dow dives 588 points at close Sep.22   Volkswagen facing multiple US probes  Volkswagen is facing multiple investigations in the United States including, reportedly, a criminal probe from the Department of Justice (Do... Nov.6   Washington US rejects Keystone XL pipeline from Canada  US President Barack Obama has announced he is rejecting an application to build the Keystone XL pipeline from Canada Dec.16   Washington US Fed raises interest rates by 0.25%
  The US Federal Reserve has raised interest rates by 0.25 percentage points - its first increase since 2006.    The move takes the range of rates banks offer to lend to each other overnight...




United States, 2015 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2015 Feb.6  Washington  US has 'no proof' of hostage death Feb.10  Northern Syria  Last US Islamic State hostage killed Feb.18  Washington  US 'war on those perverting Islam' Feb.25  New York  Three New York men sought to join Islamic State Feb.27  Missouri  Eight dead in series of shootings in Missouri Mar.4   South Korea US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack   Mark W. Lippert was slashed by a man screaming about Korean unification Thursday morning in Seoul, and his assailant was immediately detaine... Mar.4  Boston  Boston bombing lawyer: 'It was him' Mar.12   Missouri 2 Ferguson police officers shot
Mar.27   Rome Italian court acquits Knox and Sollecito Apr.7   South Carolina White officer charged over unarmed black man's death Apr.8  Boston  Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: Marathon bomber found guilty Apr.21   Baltimore Department of Justice probe into police custody death
  DOJ has opened an investigation into the death of Freddie Gray, a black man, who died from spinal injuries suffered while in police custody.    Gray, 25, died in hospital on Sunday, a week after being arrested in Baltimore. ...
Apr.23  Washington  US admits two hostages killed in al-Qaeda raid Apr.28  Baltimore  Baltimore police enforce curfew Apr.30  Baltimore  Freddie Gray: New lead over police van journey May.1   Baltimore Freddie Gray: Baltimore police to face criminal charges
May.3   Dallas Gunmen shot dead outside conference on Prophet cartoons May.5  ISIS  IS says it was behind US Prophet cartoon attack May.15  Boston  Death sentence for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev May.16  Northern Syria  Top ISIS commander taken out by US Special Forces in Syria May.17   Texas Texas bikers in deadly shootout at Waco restaurant
Map of Central Texas Market Place Waco TX Texas  Police in the US state of Texas say nine people have been killed in a shootout between rival biker gangs in the city of Waco May.27   Switzerland   6 FIFA officials detained for extradition to U.S. Map of FIFA Zurich Switzerland
  Six FIFA officials are detained in Switzerland in relation to allegations of corruption between the 1990s and now
 Those arrested include Jeffrey Webb, Jack Warner, Eduardo Li, Eugenio Figueredo and Jose Maria Marin. Swiss federal prosecutors open criminal procedures in relation to the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups. FIFA suspends eleven people from involvement in football over the scandal
May.28   FBI Former Speaker Dennis Hastert indicted Jun.4  Washington  Millions of US government workers hit by data breach Jun.6   Upstate New York 2 inmates escaped Jun.13  Dallas  Gun attack on Dallas police headquarters Jun.14  Eastern Libya  Mokhtar Belmokhtar: Top Islamist 'killed' in US strike Jun.17   South Carolina South Carolina church shooting: Nine killed
Map of 110 Calhoun Street Charleston South Carolina South Carolina  Nine people have died in a shooting at a historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston. Police are searching for a white male suspect Jun.18  North Carolina  Charleston church shooting: Gunman arrested Jun.19  South Carolina  Dylann Roof on murder charges over Charleston shooting Jun.21  South Carolina  Charleston shootings: Victims remembered as church reopens Jun.23  WikiLeaks  US 'spied on French presidents' - Wikileaks Jun.24  Boston  Boston bomber Tsarnaev formally sentenced to death Jul.16   Tennessee Four Marines killed at Tennessee US Navy centres   24-year-old Mohammad Youssuf Abdulazeez has killed four US Marines and injured several others at two US Navy buildings in Chattanooga Jul.23  Louisiana  3 killed in US cinema shooting in Lafayette Jul.25  Kenya  Trials would aid fight against corruption - Obama Jul.28    Israel spy Jonathan Pollard 'to be freed' by US Aug.9  Istanbul  Gunfire at US Istanbul consulate Aug.9  Missouri  Gunfire at Ferguson protest Aug.21   France France train shooting: Americans overpower gunman Map of Arras France  Three people have been hurt after a heavily armed man opened fire in northern France, before being overpowered by 2 U.S. passengers Aug.26   Virginia Shooter Flanagan 'a human powder keg' Map of Bridgewater Plaza Moneta Virginia Virginia  Vester Flanagan shot dead two WDBJ7 journalists on live TV in of Virginia sent a rambling fax to ABC News shortly after the attack Sep.25  Washington  US and China agree cybercrime truce Sep.29  US Georgia  Georgia executes woman despite last-ditch appeals Oct.1   Oregon 10 killed in college shooting in Oregon   At least 10 people have been killed in a shooting at Umpqua Community College. At least 20 people have been wounded Nov.13  Washington  US 'reasonably certain' strike killed Jihadi John Nov.20   North Carolina Israel spy Pollard freed by US after 30 years in prison   Former US navy analyst 61-year-old Jonathan Pollard, jailed for life in 1987 for passing classified information to Israel, has been released Nov.27  Colorado  3 killed in shooting at Planned Parenthood clinic Dec.2   Southern California 14 people dead in San Bernardino shooting Map of Inland Regional Center San Bernardino CA USA
  The gunmen opened fire during a holiday party at a community centre. Two heavily armed suspects have been killed by police.    The suspects were armed with assault rifles and handguns and wearing assault-style clothing. A third person who was...
Dec.4   Southern California San Bernardino shooters pledged allegiance to ISIS



United States, 2015 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2015 Jan.2  Washington  US sanctions North Korea over Sony Jan.4  New York  Police snub New York mayor again Jan.20   U.S. Congress State of the Union: Obama demands spread of wealth
Jan.25  New Delhi  Obama attends India's Republic Day Feb.2  Washington  U.S. shifts stance on military aid to Ukraine Feb.7    NBC anchor Brian Williams 'temporarily' steps down Feb.18  Washington  US 'war on those perverting Islam' Mar.3   U.S. Congress Netanyahu warns US over Iran deal Mar.4   South Korea US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack   Mark W. Lippert was slashed by a man screaming about Korean unification Thursday morning in Seoul, and his assailant was immediately detaine... Apr.7   South Carolina White officer charged over unarmed black man's death Apr.9  Panama  US and Cuba hold highest-level meeting in 50 years Apr.11   Panama Obama and Castro in historic US-Cuba meeting Apr.12     Hillary Clinton declares 2016 Democratic presidential bid   Former US Secretary of State has formally entered the 2016 race for the White House in a bid to become the first woman US president Apr.13  Washington  US concern as Russia lifts ban on Iran arms delivery Apr.21   Baltimore Department of Justice probe into police custody death
  DOJ has opened an investigation into the death of Freddie Gray, a black man, who died from spinal injuries suffered while in police custody.    Gray, 25, died in hospital on Sunday, a week after being arrested in Baltimore. ...
Apr.28  Baltimore  Baltimore police enforce curfew May.28   FBI Former Speaker Dennis Hastert indicted
May.31  Washington  Joe Biden's son Beau dies of brain cancer, aged 46 May.31  U.S. Senate  US surveillance powers expire as Senate deal fails Jun.4  Washington  Millions of US government workers hit by data breach Jun.16   Manhattan   Donald Trump to run for president in 2016 Map of Trump Towers USA  Property billionaire Donald Trump has announced he will run for the White House in the 2016 election Jun.17   South Carolina South Carolina church shooting: Nine killed Map of 110 Calhoun Street Charleston South Carolina South Carolina  Nine people have died in a shooting at a historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston. Police are searching for a white male suspect Jun.21  South Carolina  Charleston shootings: Victims remembered as church reopens Jun.23  WikiLeaks  US 'spied on French presidents' - Wikileaks Jun.26   U.S. Supreme Court US Supreme Court rules gay marriage is legal nationwide Jul.14  U.S. Congress  US conservatives condemn Iran nuclear deal Jul.15   New Horizons: Images reveal ice mountains on Pluto   Pluto has mountains made of ice that are as high as those in the Rockies, images from the New Horizons probe reveal Jul.25  Kenya  Trials would aid fight against corruption - Obama Aug.3  Washington  Obama unveils Clean Power Plan Aug.6   Ohio Donald Trump attacked in Republican debates Aug.8  Japan  Japan remembers Nagasaki atomic bomb, 70 years on Aug.9  Istanbul  Gunfire at US Istanbul consulate Aug.14   Cuba US flag raised over reopened Cuba embassy in Havana Aug.26   Virginia Shooter Flanagan 'a human powder keg' Map of Bridgewater Plaza Moneta Virginia Virginia  Vester Flanagan shot dead two WDBJ7 journalists on live TV in of Virginia sent a rambling fax to ABC News shortly after the attack Aug.29   New Orleans New Orleans marks 10 years since Hurricane Katrina Sep.22   Washington   Pope Francis begins tour of the US   Pope Francis is expected to greet millions of American Catholics and address thorny issues like climate change and income inequality Sep.24   U.S. Congress   Pope urges 'humane' US migrant response  Pope Francis has told the US Congress that the US must see migrants as 'persons' and not as 'numbers' Sep.25  Washington  US and China agree cybercrime truce Sep.25  House of Representatives  US Speaker John Boehner to quit Congress Sep.29  US Georgia  Georgia executes woman despite last-ditch appeals Oct.13  Nevada  Hillary Clinton attacks rival Bernie Sanders on gun laws Oct.21   Moscow US attacks Moscow welcome for Assad Oct.22  U.S. Congress  Hillary Clinton testifies on Benghazi consulate attack Oct.27  Washington  Syria conflict: Iran to be invited to key talks, US says Oct.28  Colorado  Republicans spar in fiery 2016 presidential debate Nov.6   Washington US rejects Keystone XL pipeline from Canada  US President Barack Obama has announced he is rejecting an application to build the Keystone XL pipeline from Canada Dec.7   South Carolina   Donald Trump urges ban on Muslims coming to US  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has called for a halt to Muslims entering the US, in the wake of the deadly California shooti... Dec.18   UN US welcomes 'milestone' as UN endorses Syria peace plan Dec.19  Beijing  China accuses US of B-52 'provocation' over Spratly Islands