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Can you name the top news headlines from 2000 (according to the AP)?

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This company merged with Time WarnerJanuary 10
This man stepped down from his post of CEO at MicrosoftJanuary 13
This band won 8 Grammys for 'Supernatural'February 23
This politician was elected president of RussiaMarch 26
U.S. federal judges ruled that this company violated anti-trust lawsApril 3
This became the first U.S. state to allow civil unions for same-sex couplesApril 26
Reformers won elections in this countryMay 5
This country withdrew from LebanonMay 24
Scientists announced that they mapped thisJune 26
This boy was returned to CubaJune 28
This object was removed from South Carolina Capitol domeJuly 1
This golfer completed the career grand slamJuly 23
This crashed in Paris, killing 113July 25
This country's nuke sub sunkAugust 12
The tribe spoke and this reality show crowned its first winnerAugust 23
This Broadway musical closedSeptember 10
Chase Manhattan bought this company for $35 billionSeptember 13
A second intefadeh was sparked by Ariel Sharon's visit to a site in this citySeptember 28
This abortifacient pill was FDA approvedSeptember 28
American and Russian astronauts became the first residents of thisOctober 2
17 U.S. soldiers were attacked in Yemen, while aboard this vesselOctober 12
This Republican candidate was elected presidentNovember 7
Presidential ballots were recounted in this stateNovember 8
Vicente Fox became president of this countryDecember 1
This baseball player signed the most lucrative sports contract in historyDecember 11
This governmental body ruled on the U.S. presidential electionDecember 12
This man was chosen as the first African American secretary of stateDecember 16
This pop superstar was married in ScotlandDecember 22

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