Thursday 31 December 2015, NewYear’s EveUS date format: 12/31/2015, UK date format: 31/12/2015
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 31, 2015). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Hello by Adele.
Standoff, directed by Adam Alleca, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015
while Laugh-Out-Loud Jokes for Kids by Rob Elliott was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Born This Way.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 or Gravity Ghost.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 31 December 2015 ?
- New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.
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- The Indonesian government plans an appeal to a South Sumatra court's rejection of a Rp 7.8 trillion (SGD 780 million) lawsuit against a pulp and paper company accused of contributing to the recurring Southeast Asian hazes, particularly the recent incident of hazes in 2015. (BBC News) (AFP via The Straits Times)
- Russian President Vladimir Putin signs an amendment to Russia's law regarding the regulation of the use of weapons, giving the FSB the authority to use lethal force on crowds in order to "prevent acts of terrorism, rescue hostages, or repel attacks on public buildings." (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty)
- A fire breaks out at The Address Downtown Dubai hotel. Fourteen people are reported as injured, with one indirect casualty. (CNN)
- Air Canada Flight 88, a scheduled flight from Shanghai to Toronto, diverts to Calgary International Airport after the aircraft, a Boeing 777, encountered violent turbulence. Twenty-one passengers, including three children, were taken to hospital. (CBC)
- Record flooding along the Mississippi River and its tributaries that has closed major highways, forced evacuations, and overflowed levees, continues to threaten the Midwestern United States where at least 24 have died. The Mississippi is expected to crest in the next few days in Thebes, Illinois, at 47.5 feet, breaking the 1995 record by more than a foot and a half (46 cm). And now periods of below-freezing air will cause some flooded areas to turn icy. (Reuters) (AccuWeather) (Chicago Tribune)
- Rochester, New York, police arrest 25-year-old Emanuel Lutchman who allegedly planned to attack a local bar with knives and machetes and a pressure cooker bomb to prove he was worthy of joining the Islamic State group. Rochester cancels New Year's Eve fireworks. (AP via WITN) (Waltonian)
- Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant: Rochester, New York, police arrest 25-year-old Emanuel Lutchman who allegedly planned to attack a local bar with knives and machetes and a pressure cooker bomb to prove he was worthy of joining the Islamic State group. Rochester cancels New Year's Eve fireworks. (AP via WITN) (Waltonian)
- Munich's main train station and the station in the city's western district of Pasing, are evacuated during New Year's Eve celebrations, and train service is stopped, because of potential ISIS suicide threats. A foreign security service, which wasn't identified, passed on information that five to seven suicide attackers are involved in the plot. (NBC News) (CNN)
- Belgian house raids result in the arrest of six people concerning a New Year's Eve celebrations' plot in Brussels, the nation's capital. (Reuters)
Sport Games on 31 December 2015
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Villarreal - Valencia : 1 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2015 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 Latin songs
- Ginza - J Balvin
- El Perdon - Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias
- Borro Cassette - Maluma
- Solo Con Verte - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
- Despues de Ti Quien - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
- Te Metiste - Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
- Te Busco - Cosculluela / Nicky Jam
- Vaiven - Daddy Yankee
- Encantadora - Yandel
- Sunset - Farruko Featuring Shaggy & Nicky Jam
Top #10 Rock songs
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $102.36
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- United Technologies UTX: opens at $96.41
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $11.83
- 1 CNY = 1.3008 SEK
- 1 CHF = 8.4417 SEK
- 1 CHF = 17.1986 MXN
- 1 CHF = 6.4756 CNY
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