(Saturday, May 26, 2007) — “Buy U a Drank (Shawty Snappin’)” by T-Pain featuring Yung Joc peaked at #1 on today’s Billboard‘s Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
Video: 'No Country for Old Men' trailer
(Saturday, May 19, 2007) — No Country for Old Men, an American neo-western neo-noir thriller film about a poacher who has to elude the Texas Rangers and the mob after stealing drug money, premiered today at the Cannes Film Festival in France. Continue reading ‘No Country for Old Men’ premieres at Cannes Film Festival 10 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (May 19 2007)
(Saturday, May 12, 2007) — “Makes Me Wonder” by Maroon 5 peaked at #1 on today’s Billboard‘s Hot 100 singles chart for three non-consecutive weeks (May 12/19, June 2, 2007).
(Saturday, May 5, 2007) — “Girlfriend” by Avril Lavigne peaked at #1 on today’s Billboard‘s Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
(Thursday, May 3, 2007, 8:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m. EDT) — Ten Republican presidential candidates held their first debate of the 2008 race tonight at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, criticizing the Bush administration’s management the Iraq War but insisting that U.S. troops should not be withdrawn (click here to watch the full debate).
Video: 'Crimewatch UK - October 2013 Madeleine Mccann Special' (May 3, 2007, at 8:49)
(Thursday, May 3, 2007, 10:00 p.m. WEST) — British girl Madeleine McCann disappeared tonight from her bed in a holiday apartment in Praia da Luz, a resort in the Algarve region of Portugal, while her parents dined at a nearby restaurant during a family vacation, sparking what one newspaper called “the most heavily reported missing-person case in modern history.” Continue reading Madeleine McCann, 3, vanishes during family vacation in Portugal 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (May 3 2007)
(Thursday, April 26, 2007, 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. EDT) — Eight Democratic presidential hopefuls gathered in Orangeburg, South Carolina, tonight for their first debate of the 2008 campaign, during which they heaped criticism on President George W. Bush’s Iraq policy (click here to watch the full debate).
(Saturday, April 21, 2007) — “Give It to Me” by Timbaland featuring Nelly Furtado and Justin Timberlake peaked at #1 on today’s Billboard‘s Hot 100 singles chart for two consecutive weeks (Apr. 21/28, 2007).
Video: 'Shooting tragedy on the campus of Virginia Tech in 2007'
(Monday, April 16, 2007, 7:15 a.m.-9:51 a.m. EDT) — College senior Seung-Hui Cho killed 32 people were killed and another 23 injured today at Virginia Polytechnic Institute in Blacksburg, Virginia, before taking his own life after nearly three hours of horror and chaos. Continue reading Gunman kills 32 at Virginia Tech before taking his own life 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Apr 16 2007)
(Saturday, April 7, 2007) — “Don’t Matter” by Akon at #1 on today’s Billboard‘s Hot 100 singles chart for two consecutive weeks (Apr. 7/14, 2007).