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2008 In Review: Top 10 News Stories Of The Year 1. Global Financial Crisis 2. Barack Obama Elected 44th U.S. President As "Time" magazine said in awarding Obama its "Person of the Year" honors,... 3. Russia-Georgia War Who started it, and when? Those questions about the brief but bloody August war ...What major events have happened in the US since 2008?
Major US Events since 2008. Altrough out 2008 the stock markets took a deep plunge into danger zone. With all of these stock market crashes they were highly concerned about a new recession during these times. On Monday, May 6th, nine civilians were killed in Iraq by the US military, who took full responsibility.What was the year of the year 2008?
2008 ( MMVIII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2008th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 8th year of the 3rd millennium and the 21st century, and the 9th year of the 2000s decade. January 1 – Cyprus and Malta adopt the euro currency.What happened on 5th February 2008?
5th February» A 2008 Super Tuesday tornado outbreak known as major tornado outbreak across the Southern United States kills 57. 11th February» Rebel East Timorese soldiers 2008 East Timorese assassination attempts named seriously wound President José Ramos-Horta. Rebel leader Alfredo Reinado is killed in the attack.