The Dalton Gang commits its first crime, a train robbery in Alila, Calif.
The Spanish-American War ends.
Japan's foreign minister severs all ties with Russia, citing delaying tactics in negotiations over Manchuria.
Germany admits full liability for Lusitania incident and recognizes the United State's right to claim indemnity.
The Washington Disarmament Conference comes to an end with signature of final treaty forbidding fortification of the Aleutian Islands for 14 years.
Mussolini warns Germany to stop agitation in Tyrol.
Adolf Hitler's Third Reich begins press censorship.
Adolf Hitler opens the Fourth Winter Olympics.
MacArthur reports the fall of Manila, and the liberation of 5,000 prisoners.
Cuba blocks the water supply to Guantanamo Naval Base in rebuke of the United State's seizure of four Cuban fishing boats.
Charles de Gaulle opens the 19th Winter Olympics in France.