November 2016 Current Events: U.S. News Slideshow
Updated February 11, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
Here's a slideshow depicting the major U.S. news events of November 2016.
1. Two Police Officers Killed in Iowa in Separate Attacks 2. Curse Ends as Chicago Cubs Win World Series 3. Gawker Settles Hulk Hogan Lawsuit 4. Penn State Fined $2.4 Million in Sandusky Investigation 5. First Woman U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno Dies 6. Trump Wins Presidency 7. News Anchor Gwen Ifill Dies 8. Paul Ryan Nominated as Speaker of the House 9. Police Officer Who Shot Philando Castille Charged with Manslaughter 10. Drug Executives Arrested for Fraud, Conspiracy 11. Four Police Officers Killed Nationwide 12. Escalation at Standing Rock 13. Gubernatorial Recount in North Carolina 14. Actress Florence Henderson Dies 15. Car, Knife Attack at Ohio State
- Two Police Officers Killed in Iowa in Separate Attacks
- On Nov. 2, 2016, two police officers in Iowa are murdered in separate incidents by 46-year-old Scott Michael Greene. The police officers, both sitting in their patrol cars, were ambushed with no time to defend themselves as Greene opens fire. The first officer is Justin Martin, age 20, of the Urbandale police force; the second officer is Sergeant Anthony Beminio, a veteran of the Des Moines police force. Greene surrenders and is taken into custody shortly after.
- Photo source: AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall
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