MCJ 10: Current Events (5)

  1. How many American soldiers have been killed in Afghanistan?
  2. Who is the first black woman to be honored with a life-size statue in the Capitol?
    Rosa Parks
  3. How was Jeffrey Bush killed in Florida?
    Huge sinkhole which swallowed Bush as he slept
  4. What has happened in the United States to corporate profits and the stock market while the economy is barely growing and unemployment remains over 8 percent?
  5. A Mississippi baby born with this virus is only the second to have been cured, doctors said this week. What is the virus?
  6. Who has President Obama nominated as his next budget director and what large corporation is she connected to?
    • Sylvia Mathews Burwell
    • President of the Walmart Foundation
  7. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry promised this country $190 million to help pay its bills:
  8. Jonathan Pollard is imprisoned in the U.S. Who is he and what was he accused of?
    An American who spied for Israel/civilian intelligence analyst for the U.S. Navy

    Gave thousands of classified documents to his Israeli handlers.
  9. The president of this European country has been charged with high treason. Name the country.
    Czech Republic
  10. This South American leader reportedly is making decisions from his hospital bed as he undergoes chemotherapy. Name him and the country he leads.
    Hugo Chavez
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MCJ 10: Current Events (5)
MCJ 10: Current Events (5)