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i'm jon scott. >> i'm jenna lee, and thank you [gunfire] >> this year we saw >> this year we saw widening war and terrorism overseas. and violence that hit us at home. >> they yelled down the hall and said there's a shooting downstairs, there's a shooting downstairs. we saw agony and scenes of hope along with wild times in politics. >> we will have so much winning if i get elected that you may get bored with winning. >> and don't forget. we didn't forget about the llama. >> there seems to be all sorts of weirdness in new york, but
not lamas. >> now the most memorable moments of 2015. >> i'm shepherd smith. we'll be looking ak at news, politics and more. first, the deadly act of terror on american soil since the attacks of 9/11. syed trook and his wife opened fire on a group. >> some people were crying, screaming. >> the killers escaped but not for long. >> oh, [ bleep ]. >> police tracked their suv and killed the couple in the
streets. one of the perpetrators, we believe, on the ground here in the pool of his own blood. ending the deadliest attack since 9/11 america had seen. one of the horrible shootings we covered in 2015. in colorado springs, a blood bath at planned parenthood. >> he was the enemy and he was aiming at me. >> in court, the suspect admitted his guilt. >> save the babies. >> we want the people that come here to say that would -- >> in roseburg, oregon, an attack at a community college. >> he's exchanging shots. he's in a class room. >> in chattanooga, police blamed a homegrown extremist for a rampage at two military facilities. another incident was tied to
terror near dallas. police shot two gunmen who tried to attack a prophet mohammed cartoon contest. no one but the attackers died. in charleston, a young man killed nine people in a church. >> there was a white man walked into an african-american church and opened fire. >> the year also saw america reexamining its relationship with police. >> you can see some rocks and bricks being thrown. le. >> people rioted in baltimore after freddie gray died missilely in police custody. the government later announced charges. >> there will be justice for mr. gray. >> a cop in north charleston, south carolina, made national
headlines when cell phone video showed the officer killing an unarmed man by shooting him in the back. >> that video should change the course of what's going on. >> prosecutors charged the cop with murder. >> the major crashes made national news in 2015. in still water, oklahoma, investigators say a woman intentionally drove her car into a crowd at the oklahoma state university homecoming parade. four spectators died. an amtrak engineer was reportedly speeding at more than twice the limit when his train derailed in philadelphia. >> it was a moment it stopped and i knew i was alive at least. >> eight people died in the wreck. and a bloch helicopter was carrying seven marines and four soldiers when its crashed off florida's gulf coast. >> we are not hopeful for survivors. >> some unusual objects in the skycap churd our attention. an unmanned surveillance blimp
broke loose in maryland. >> fighter jets are tracking it as it flies out of control. >> it traveled more than 160 miles before crashing in pennsylvania. >> this is not good, people. >> and a portfolio -- postal worker glue his home made aircraft into the capital. it was apparently a political protest. >> we are coming for you and we will not stop until you are caught.urderers used power tools to escape from prisoner. a seem stress hid tools in hamburger meat. cops killed one and captured the other alive. >> if ever there was a case that wanted the max much sentence, this is the case. >> justice caught up with others. >> get the defendant out of my courtroom, please. thank you.
>> a judge sentenced james holmes to 12 life terms for the 2012 colorado movie theertd shooting. jurors found zir car tsarnaev guilty. >> the boston marathon bomber got a life sentence. >> and the defendant who killed chris kyle in texas. >> i don't know if he's insane. >> the army meanwhile charged bowe bergdahl with exertion which resulted in the taliban capturing him. >> oh, my goodness. >> the weather went to extremes in 2015. a flash flood killed 13 women and children in a polygamist community in utah, while a drought prompted california to impose mandatory water restrictions. >> the idea of your nice little
green grass and lots of water every day, that could be a thing of the past. >> new york shut down streets and freeways in preparation for snow mageddon. >> one of the largest storms in the history of this city. >> a storm never came. yet they couldn't shovel fast enough in boston, where more than nine feet of snow shattered a record. >> winter of 1978 was a piece of cake compared to this. >> reporters at the supreme court sprinted out with news. gay marriage legal in all 50 states. >> we're recognized like ever other couple finally. >> the law changed but many minds were not. a judge in kentucky went to jail for refusing to issue marriage licenses. >> we serve a living god.
>> cheering crowds greetsed pope francis as the catholic leader made stops in new york, philadelphia, and d.c. until yesterday he had never set food on u.s. soil. >> god bless america. >> and prayers went out for jimmy carter at the -- as the former president announced cancer had spread to his brain. >> i'm ready for anything. looking forward to a new adventure. >> president carter says his most recent mri reveals no signs of cancer at all. the year before presidential elections, it always gets a little weird, doesn't it? that's before you mix in donald trump. ahead, we'll look at the year in politics. the most controversial moments and the biggest surprises. plus the single sentence from one top lawmaker, the sentence that may have cost him the top
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disappearing -- 17 and one by one they're disappearing. it's a beautiful thing to watch as they go out. >> 17 candidates, and those were just the republicans. in june jeb bush was the frontrunner in new hampshire. scott walker was winning in iowa. but then donald trump hopped on to his escalator and shot to the top of the polls. >> and we are going to make our country great again. how stupid are our leaders? we have losers. we have losers. i'm really rich. i'll tell you that. >> and no matter what he said -- >> they bring in drugs, they bring in crime, they're rapists. let's take john mccain. he's not a war hero. a war hero. he's a war hero. he was captured. i like people who weren't captured, ok? i like to tell you. >> he's attacking anybody who tried to take him down.
>> he doesn't have a proven conservative record. >> jeb bush is a low-energy person. you know what's happening to jeb's crowd right down the street? they're sleeping. they're sleeping now. >> stop being a jackass. you don't have to run for president and be the world's biggest jackass. >> he called me three or four years ago. lindsay graham, i don't know who he was. i don't know if it's the right number. let's call it. 202 [ bleep ]. >> attacking people, short, tall, fat, ugly. that happened in junior high. >> i never attacked him on his looks and believe me, there's plenty of subject matter right now. >> donald trump said he was not talking about carly fiorina's face when he said "look at that
face, would anybody vote for that." now donald trump claims talking about her face was talking about her persona. >> i think women all over the country know what mr. trump meant. >> i think she's a beautiful woman. >> one candidate was closing in on trump. the other outsider in the race. dr. ben carson. >> i'm the only one to separate siamese twins, the only one to take out half a brain, although you would think, if you go to washington, someone had beat me to it. >> by october trump and carson were fighting it out. jeb bush had been stuck in single digits for months. at the third debate he took a shot at his former buddy marco rubio. pretty much everybody agreed it backfired. >> when you signed up for this, marco, it was a six-year term. >> i don't remember you
complaining about john mccain's vote record. the only reason you're doing it now is you think attacking me will help you. >> one went after the moderators. >> the questions asked illustrate why the american people don't trust the medimmem. >> dr. carson dropped a different kind of campaign ad. a campaign rap. >> vote vote o vote ♪ ben carson in 2016 ♪ >> carson insisted that as a teenager he really did try to stab a kid and threat ned his mom with a hammer. >> those claims are absolutely true. >> how dare the press not believe me! that i went after my mother with a hammer, that i tried to stab a
friend of mine! >> meanwhile hillary clinton was dealing with her own unconventional rival. she started off as the run away favorite. >> in america, a father can tell his daughter, yes, you can be anything you want to be, even president of the united states. >> but soon -- >> whoa! unbelievable. >> senator bernie sanders, who calls himself a democratic socialist started filling up staumtds. >> almost all of the wealth is controlled by a handful of people, and together we are going to change that. >> hillary clinton was also facing repeated questions about the personal e-mail account and private home server she used as secretary of state. >> i never sent nor received any information that was classified at the time it was sent and received. >> did you clean the server? >> you mean like with a cloth or
something? >> i don't know. >> that was a mistake. i'm sorry about that. i take responsibility. >> by august, senator sanders had jumped ahead of secretary clinton in new hampshire. he was also closing the began nationwide and flee other democrats had gotten into the race. >> this generation of americans still has time to become great. >> you're going to need a commander in chief. >> let's join the rest of the world and go metric. >> they never made it out of the single digits. in fact, they were losing to a die that wasn't even running. >> the honest to god answer is i just don't know. >> joe biden agonized over whether he and his family had the heart after losing his son bo. >> i'd be lying if i said i knew i was there. >> he was still not a candidate when the democrats faced off at their first debate.
>> the american people are sick and tired of hearing about your damn e-mails. >> thank you. me too, me too! >> vice president biden announced his decision. >> unfortunately, i believe we're out of time, the necessary to mount a winning campaign for the nomination. >> text in -- the next day hillary clinton spent 11 hours testifying before the house benghazi committee. >> i'm here to honor those we lost and to do what i can who serve us still. >> the committee chairman was also facing questions after the house number two republican said this. >> everybody thought hillary clinton was unbeatable, right? but we put together a benghazi special committee, what are they are numbers today? her numbers are dropping. >> chairman trey gowdy insisted he was not playing politics. >> this is about four people who were killed representing our
country on foreign soil. >> by thanksgiving, two democrats and three republicans had quit the race and ivana trump hit the campaign trail for the first time. >> good evening. isn't he the best? he will be the best president ever. >> well, donald trump wrapped up the year with a new controversy. he called for a temporary ban on foreign muslims coming into the country after the attack in san bernardino. it went over great at his rally. >> donald trump is calling for a complete and total shut down of muslims entering the united states until our country's representatives can figure out what the hell is going on. [ cheers and applause ] >> trump insisted the ban was not about religion but security. most of his republican rivals said they did not support the idea, but they also did not rule out supporting trump if he becomes the nominee.
>> i don't believe it's constitutional to have a religious test on who we allow in the country. >> i don't think it's the right approach. i like and respect donald trump. i don't anticipate that changing at all. >> 60% of americans say they oppose banning mumtsz, according to a washington post-abc news poll. among republicans, the reverse. almost twirts twirts say they -- two-thirds say they support the idea. we also saw drama on capitol hill in 2015. the house speaker john boehner quit his job. and he sounded pretty happy about it. >>. ♪ zippity do da, ziptya >> the frontrunner dropped out. >> i think i shocked some of you, huh? >> he did indeed. kevin mccarthy said the party needed a pressure face.
he admitted hillary clinton's poll numbers wasn't helpful. republican leaders asked congressman paul ryan to run. he made it clear he did not want the job but he finally agreed after republicans agreed to his demands, including weekends at home with his family. >> it's my honor to hand the gavel to the new speaker of the house, senator paul ryan. >> he said things were broken and vowed to wipe the slated clean. 2015 saw the first real hover board in action. but don't pull out your waltz just yet. -- wallets yet. the biggest break through in science up next. lstate, right? uh-huh. yes. well, i found this new thing called allstate quickfoto claim. it's an app. you understand that? you just take photos of the damage with your phone and upload them to allstate.
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>> we visited our plant arie neighbor in 2015. in our slide slow, a look back at the year in science. we learned, among a lot of things, we learned that the red plapt might not be a dead planet. nasa scientists found evidence of liquid water flowing on mars. this is how they know the brownish streaks you can see in the photo, liquid water. farther away from earth we got our closest look yet at the icy world that is pluto. scientists said midgets prove that the dwarf plapt's surface is different than expected. here, that's the first super moon in decades. it's a rare combination. here it is next to the
washington monument. this was a gem. a look at the solar impulse. pilots this year made an attempt to make a historic flight around the globe without a drop of fluid. and major inventions like the hover board that lexus made. it's called slide. it's a real hover board and sadly, it's not for sale. lots of people bought one of the most prized and high-tech products of the year, the apple watch. in essence, a smart phone you wear on your wrist. in 2015 we said zbb to enormous -- goodbye to some enormous influences. people who helped shape politics, pop culture and the world. ♪ to be with you
with the attorney general on monday to talk about executive action he could try to take to keep guns out of the wrong hands. some political pundits says he wants to address it before the primary season kicks into full swing. >> police say two people were killed and at least three more in critical condition after a gunman opened fire at a bar in tel aviv. a massive manhunt under way for the shooter. officials say if the motive is terrorism related or a gangland shooting. i'm gregg jarrett. we'll see you at the top of the hour. now back to "this year in news." >> over the past year, events outside our country influenced many of the decisions made inside. a look now at some of the biggest international stories of 2015, a year which saw the
islamic state expand its influence beyond iraq and syria, launching deadly attacks around the world. suicide bombs exploded outside a soccer stadium. while gunmen ram paged through restaurants and a concert hall, a coordinated attack on paris that killed more than 120 people. >> there were too many dead people, too many blood. it was a carnage. >> it was all too familiar. after a set of attacks there earlier in the year when two gunmen went on a shooting rampage at the offices of a satirical newspaper. an islamic state supporter killed hostages inside a super market. the group also claimed it was behind the sploigsz of a russian jet in egypt, saying a bomb made out of a soda can is what killed all 220 people on board. the extremist group also claimed
responsibility for a man who gunned down dozens at a beach resort in tunisia. another guy with suspected ties to the organization beheaded his boss at an american chemical plant in france. but three americans helped stop an attack when they took down an isis-linked gunman on a train from amsterdam to paris. >> it's these kinds of young people who make me extraordinarily hopeful and optimistic about our future. >> there was a sense the conflict might be at a turning point when -- following the reaction to a pilot's execution. >> thereto must be swift retaliation. >> the battle is set back on all fronts. the iraqis abandoned their weapons at one point. in syria, the u.s. acknowledged its half a billion dollar
program to train moderate rebels had failed. >> the ones that are in the fight is -- we're talking four or five. >> u.s.-led air strikes apparently took out the man who beheaded haujts in propaganda videos. >> we are reasonably certain that we killed the target that we intended to kill, which wassy hatty john -- jihadi john. >> russia started dropping bombs. president vladimir putin working with barbara r ar assad. >> it will not work and has not worked. >> russia claims to target islamic state fighters but many of their air strikes reportedly hit u.s.-backed rebels. when turkey shot down a russian fighter jet, pubt called it a stab in the back. at the same time, american
troops assumed more risk. a u.s. soldier died in a mission to free haujts in iraq and the white house announced there would be boots on the ground in syria. >> this is a mission to support the efforts of moderate opposition fighters on the ground as they take the fight to isil in their own country. >> a humanitarian crisis unfolded. tens of thousands of people right now are risking everything to escape oppression and poverty. refugees endured long and difficult journeys to reach europe. many never made it. a migrant boat capsized in the mediterranean. meanwhile, in afghanistan, fighting dragged on, even as we got confirmation the taliban leader was gone. the man who led the fight against our troops in america's longest war is finally did. despite that, taliban militants fired guns in the air as they
seized the northern city of kuhn dues, the first -- kun does -- kunduz. afghan troops rolled back in with the support of u.s. air strikes but there was a problem. >> a hospital was mistakenly struck. >> the u.s. had to apologize. >> all the indication points to a great breach of international humanitarian law. >> as challenges mounted, the president announced he was reversing plans to withdraw u.s. troops by the end of the year. i. >> i do not send you into harnl's way lightly. >> meantime the u.s. ambassador to south korea found himself in harm's way after a political protester stabbed him in public. >> i'm bleeding here, bleeding here. >> and a blood bath unfolded on a college campus in kenya. families mourned when al shabab
militants killed more than 140 people in an assault. in other international headlines, major plane crashes captured our attention. mass murder by jet. a german airliner slammed into the french alps with the voice and data recorders showing it was knob accidents. passengers screamed as the co-pilot set a course for the mountain and the pilot tried to break down the cockpit door. and a taiwanese pertain crashed into a river. an earthquake in nepal brought down buildings, killing 900 people. crews in saudi arabia recovered more than 2,000 bodies after a stampede during the annual handling pilgrimage. it was a financial damp that sparked protests in greece. leaders there accepted tough terms of a new bail out deal
after the bank shut down when the government defaulted on its debts. as the greeks tried to dig outs of the hole, a mexican drug lord slipped into one. we're getting a first look at what happened inside el chapo's prisoner cell. escaping through a mile-long tunnel. there was dancing in the streets in liberia as the ebola epidemic ended. and there was violence in the streets of the middle east. as a new round of tensions flared between israelis and palestinians, one of many conflicts still unresolved as we head into 2016. and yet -- >> good to see i. >> -- we've also seen rivals reconnecting. >> there is the good deal we have sought. >> the u.s. and other countries reached a nuclear agreement with iron, irking other countries. >> what a terrible mistake.
>> one country came off the list in 2015. >> this is what change looks like. >> the u.s. restored diplomatic relations with cuba. raising the stars and stripes over the american embassy in havana for the first time in 54 years. >> despite tensions around the dploeb, who would gave us plenty dhsh globe, whoid gave us -- hollywoodywoods gave us a reason to smile.
all these stops to take more pills can be a pain. can i get my aleve back? for my pain, i want my aleve. get all day minor arthritis pain relief with an easy open cap. >> 2015 had celebrity breakups, comebacks, and a fall from grace for one of hollywood's biggest stars. bill cosby was now countersuing some of the women who accused him of sex crimes. >> he had me inappropriately touch him. he raped me in his brown stone apartments. that was the worst. he was bill cosby. nobody was believing that. >> dozens of women accusing bill cosby of drugging and raping them during the peak of his fame. >> i want amends from claub. >> an apology would be enough?
>> an apology would be enough. >> bill cosby admitted he obtained a powerful sedative to target young women for sex. cosby's denied the accusations. another fall from grace for the subway pitch man jared fogle. >> i want to be doing this for the next 17 years. >> a judge sentenced him for 12 to 16 years in prison for distributing child pornography. >> a defense psychiatrist testified the dramatic weight loss which made him famous also made him hyper sexual. >> we're the duggersing. >> the dugger family acknowledged oldest son josh molested girls as a teenager, including some of his sisters. josh admitted he cheated on his wife. he was one of more than 30 million ashley madson users --
madison users. >> i am here to admit i am hiv positive. it's a hard three letters to absorb. >> charlie sheen's big revelation after he said he paid millions to blackmailers and one of the singers to stop. singer ariana granda faced a backlash for bad behavior at a bakery. >> [ bleep ]. >> she licked unsold doughnuts and shouted she 45i9ded -- hated mrk on the 4th of july. she later apologized. >> khloe kardashian shan called off her engagement to lamar oh democrat. -- oed em.
ben affleck and jennifer garner, halle berry and olivier. antonio banderas. blake shelton and gwenn sta fanny filed for divorce from their partners, then started dating each other. even kermit the frog and miss piggy split. princess charlotte elizabeth diana was born. fans and friends gathered for that, less than two years after the couple's birth of prince george. one of our favorite stories of the year, a pair of llamas on the loose outside phoenix. we covered it live. uh-oh. doesn't want to be caught. does not want to be caught.
faster than humans. fox news can confirm black lamas are faster than humans. there was also a dress that caused confusion across the country. black and blue or white and gold? classic movie franchises reemerged. 2015 was the year marty mcfly and doc brown would have arrived in the future in "back to the future, part ii." >> i believe we may have inadvertently traveled into an alternate 2016. >> jurassic world was a summer blockbuster. chris practices helped re -- pratt helped launch it. and the force awakens with a new star warz movie, introducing light sabers, the jedi to a new
generation. ♪ hello from the outside >> adele produced album 25 which debuted number one on the hot 100 charts. >> the only thing i have left to do on a television program. thank you and good night. >> stephen colbert replaced david letterman on the late night show. a king of comedy also made a comeback. tracy morgan took the stage at the emmys and hosted saturday night live almost a year after a car wreck nearly killed him. >> i'm back. >> he's back and about to kick off a standup comedy tour in february. he's already been performing at some warm-up performances. hear!
>> in 2015 one of nascar's biggest names drove off into the sunset and the most anticipated fight in the year did not live up to the hype. we kick off our look at the year of sports with controversy. an mvp who didn't mind. >> i don't want anyone rubbing them, taking any air out, putting air in. >> tom brady, underinflated footballs in the afc dhip. brady versus the commissioner in federal court. the rest of us, we'll always
have that sketch. brady and the pats winning a fourth super bowl. seahawks fans still screaming for a run. forget the bsc, time for the playoffs. ohio state over bamma in the sugar bowl, oregon too much for the knowles. until the title game, the buckeyes pounding the ducks, becoming the first national champs in the playoff era. joey la gano in victory lane to rev up the nascar season. it was kyle busch spinning his wheels at homestead, the 30-year-old clinching his first ever splint cup. jeff gordon called his decades on the track an amazing experience. >> on one hand i'm really happy. on the other hand, i'm going to miss it a loss. at the horse track, american
pharaoh winning. mayweather won by namts decision and lost the title a couple months later because he didn't pay a fee. no letdown for seth curry. golden state spoiling king james' return to cleveland. coach k leading duke to a national championship. huskies coach with a wrord 10 ncaa titles. jordan spieth bursting on the scene and following it up with a win at the u.s. open. the u.s. women crushing it at the finals four years ago. this time, different results. home cooking in williamsport. the kids from pennsylvania making it all the way to the little league finals. serena williams, novak djokovic, three majors apiece.
serena took home the first calendar grand slam in decades. ronda rousey, the most dominant woman inside the octagon no more. one of the year's biggest starters beat her. >> the wormtd r world champions. >> kansas city on its way to its first world series in 30 years. no shortage of scandals. more than a dozen soccer officials facing charges. aaron hernandez guilty of murder. adrian petersonson back on the field after accusationings of child abuse. and washington's football team not budging over its name. back in school, big name coaches on the move. mark rick out at georgia, but in at miami where al golden got the boot.
the legendery coach stepping down after a decade in south carolina. >> so get out of the way and let somebody else have a go at it. don't say i've retired completely from coaching. who knows what will come in the future? >> the head coaches at other -- steve spurrier won six s.e.c. titles and a national championship. ahead, a look at the most powerful pictures of 2015. a single image that helped focus the world's attention on a crisis. this is claira. to prove to you that aleve is the better choice for her she's agreed to give it up. that's today? we'll be with her all day to see how it goes. after the deliveries, i was ok. now the ciabatta is done and the pain is starting again. more pills? seriously? seriously. all these stops to take more pills can be a pain. can i get my aleve back? for my pain, i want my aleve.
finally, look at three of the year's most powerful photos in our slide show now. the world started to pay attention to the migrant crisis when this one came along. a heart-wrenching picture lit up social media, here workers in nepal rescued a for-month-old baby bay after an earthquake there. he had been trapped for 20 hours but survived, and here a photo from washington, d.c. when pope francis visited the united states. pope francis eventually gave her a blessing. entering then new year, fox news will continue to be on top of events that shape our nation and the world. we'll see you right here,
3:00 eastern, noon pacific, on fox news channel, and when news breaks out, we'll break in. i'm gregg jarrett in forepa. happy new. >> flood waters receding in parts of the midwest, giving families their first look at the mess left behind. downriver, the worst could be yet to come and right now the race is on to protect the towns from the rising floodwaters. donald trump ringing in 2016 with a new years resolution. rival ben carson welcoming the new year with brand new set of staff running his campaign. the big changes on the trail, exactly one month before the first nominating contest in iowa. plus, chances are your 401(k) state pretty flat in 2015 so we'll break done the best ways to save in the new year as we enter