2007 Year in Review

Take a look at what the WikiAnswers community was wondering, from the biggest stories to the weirdest happenings of 2007:

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March

Alex Trebek and friends were stunned when the popular game show, Jeopardy! saw its first ever three-way tie.

April

The world mourned with the family and friends of the 32 Virginia Tech students and employees murdered at the site of largest school shooting rampage in U.S. history.

May

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum of Dubai made the largest single charitable donation in modern history — a whopping 10.88 billion dollars — for educational foundations in the Middle East.

June

Outer space was THE place to be in June when the American space shuttle Atlantis launched and landed with its crew of seven on an assembly mission to the International Space Station. Meanwhile, Russia launched the commercial space station prototype Genesis II, developed by Bigelow Aerospace.

August

Good athletes gone bad: Barry Bonds hit his 756th home run, breaking records while battling suspicions of steroid use; Atlanta Falcons' Michael Vick pleaded guilty to dog fighting; and in the first half of September, O.J. Simpson was charged and held without bail for armed robbery in Las Vegas.

September

The day the music died: The world mourned the loss of the most famous (and beloved) opera singer of all time, Luciano Pavarotti, who died of cancer at age 71.

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