Here is a sampling of the defining movements, decisions, policies and tragedies that made headlines— and history—this year. Talk about turning lemons into lemonade. . After winning Senate control last year, Republicans led both chambers of Congress for the first time in a decade. Tech receives focused media attention for its , , and alternative workplaces and practices that continue to test the pliability of traditional labor. On further analysis we discovered that its new SurfPool technology could deliver 6-8 waves per minute. Ultimately, the answer was yes, yes and yes.
Perhaps it is literally paying for the damage to its employment brand: This year the retailer is offering temps twice as what it paid them in 2012, as well as other benefits like sign-on bonuses and shuttle services to sweeten the deal. It remains to be seen how Ryan manages his right flank in 2016, when he'll have to tackle tough issues of government spending ahead of November's elections. The death shone yet another light on the continued challenges facing the black community in the U. The Ohio Republican, a devout Catholic, had invited popes to Capitol Hill since he first came to Congress more than two decades ago. The gunmen, who claimed links to Al-Qaeda's Yemen faction, killed 10 staff and two police officers.
Two of the suspected attackers, brothers Cherif and Said Kouachi, led police on a chase for two days, while a third suspect, Mourad Hamyd, turned himself in. With repairs and improvements well under way Surf Snowdonia plans to reopen in March of 2016. But and — and Nannygate — take the cake. Business magnate Donald Trump revealed he intended to run on the Republican ticket in June. One of the major headlines in the restaurant industry throughout the past three years has been the swift growth of the top-your-own pizza segment. Red Bull Unleashed unveiled an entirely new format of competitive surfing on Wavegarden generated manmade waves at Surf Snowdonia in front of a 2,000 strong crowd with a roster full of professional surfers.
Amid a huge outpouring of support under the slogan and hastag jesuischarlie, Charlie Hebdo continued printing, with one million copies set for the following week. Photo: SurfLoch July 8, 2015 the The Rotterdam Mayor and Aldermen reached a positive decision to allow construction of the installation in the Steigersgracht canal behind the Markthal. The Paradox: In 2015 we reached 5. The Queen laughs at Windsor Castle, April 11, 2014. Reemas Al Abdullah, 5, gets a hug from her father Abdullah Al Abdullah prior to a dinner hosted by Friends of Syria at the Toronto Port Authority. This story reportd how Taco Bell's spinoff, U. The debate may not be over.
Iran nuclear deal World leaders in July finalized a historic agreement to limit Iran's nuclear capacity. Archived from on May 2, 2014. She also serves as the managing editor for FastCasual. Marriage Equality: On June 26, the White House showed its support for the with a colorful light display. Philip Mountbatten on November 20 in 1947, and then ascended to the throne at the age of 25 on June 2, 1953 in Westminster Abbey. Tweeters posted a variety of comments urging customers to boycott the chain after viewing the photos posted on social media.
More headlines from tech employers who will likely continue to influence both public perception and reality of modern work life. But that relative tranquility may not last. Newly elected Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, fifth left first row, takes a group photo with his cabinet ministers at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, Canada, Nov. Boehner bucked them again, losing 151 Republican votes in the process. Mass shootings The debate over gun control had all but fizzled on Capitol Hill after the Senate in 2013 quashed legislation expanding background checks in the wake of the shooting massacre at Connecticut's Sandy Hook Elementary School. This story was one of the first to cover the outbreaks in detail.
Rand Paul participate in the debate held by Fox Business Network for the top 2016 U. Whether he can meet that promise and negotiate spending deals Obama will sign remains an open question. Surf Snowdonia Opens for Business Aerial view of Surf Snowdonia. On July 20, 2015, the two countries reopened their embassies and restored formal diplomatic relations, which had been frozen since 1961. The United Nations says Israel was responsible for more than 2,300 Palestinian deaths and 17,000 injuries in 2014.
The cheers were loud and proud when the U. Israel began withholding the funds in response to the Palestinian effort to join the International Criminal Court. Palestinian officials had recently warned the denial of their tax revenue threatened economic collapse. December 18, 2015 will be a day in the history of surfing outside the ocean that no one will soon forget. On Sunday, the Saudi ambassador to the United States said his government had discussed the military campaign with the White House for months. The attacks also sparked an anti-Muslim backlash that extended to the presidential campaign trail, most notably in 's call to temporarily bar Muslims from entering the country. The attraction will be 10 stories high and will include a beachside cafe, along with three standing wave surf machines each running different waves from family bodyboarding to barreling waves.
The talks continue in the Swiss town of Lausanne. When Republicans sought to block the accord, their proposal lacked enough Democratic support to pass the Senate. The Paradox: Drivers who joined Uber for its alternative and flexible work arrangements claim they are treated as, and thus should be regarded as, regular employees. So what made the list? So much has happened over the past 12 months around the world. With a Democratic frontrunner in place, the race for the Republican nomination became a political free-for-all.