(1) Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old African American resident of Baltimore, Maryland dies from injuries sustained whilst in police custody adding momentum to the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
(2) Much loved blues legend B.B. King dies.
(3) The Supreme Court of the USA rules same-sex marriage legal in all US states. #LoveWins
Today is a big step in our march toward equality. Gay and lesbian couples now have the right to marry, just like anyone else. #LoveWins— President Obama (@POTUS) June 26, 2015
(4) Photo of dead Syrian Child discovered on Turkish beach goes viral.
Syrian refugees receive support messages from around the world.
If you can't imagine yourself in one of those boats, you have something missing. They are dying for a life worth living. #refugeeswelcome— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) September 3, 2015
(5) Apple releases the much anticipated Apple Watch.
The Apple Watch has ruined our ability to look at our phones and pretend we're just trying to find out what time it is— elan gale (@theyearofelan) September 9, 2014
(6) US School student Ahmed Mohamed receives global support following his arrest over an innocent school project. #IStandWithAhmed
Thank you fellow supporters. We can ban together to stop this racial inequality and prevent this from happening again pic.twitter.com/fBlmckoafU— Ahmed Mohamed (@IStandWithAhmed) September 16, 2015
(7) Viola Davis becomes the first black woman to win the 2015 Emmy Award of Lead Actress in a Drama Series.
Overwhelmed with the outpouring of love and support shown to me over the past 24 hours. I'm so grateful. Thank you! pic.twitter.com/RnT6NOdFWC— Viola Davis (@violadavis) September 22, 2015
(8) NASA confirms evidence of flowing liquid water on Mars.
"Under certain circumstances, liquid water has been found on Mars" - Jim Green, NASA Planetary Science Director https://t.co/MvErxberG3— NASA (@NASA) September 28, 2015
(9) The comeback of the year: Adele returns with her powerful
new single 'Hello'.
Sun is shining because Adele— Lena Dunham (@lenadunham) October 23, 2015
(10) Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan start a family and make a surprise announcement to donate 99% of their Facebook shares.