There are few metrics in the world that offer as much insight into our society as Google's annual "Year in Search". Matt Lauer is the former co-host of NBC's "Today" show, who was sacked last month amid allegations of sexual harassment.
The Super Bowl and the Mayweather/McGregor fight landed at four and five, respectively, and the fidget spinners that briefly caught our short attention spans this year hit No. 10.
The website's most searched people included Lauer, Meghan Markle and Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.
Google is the world's largest search engine and one of the most iconic sites on the internet.
But many people also searched for answers to the questions, What is a hurricane and What is a bitcoin. The actress announced her engagement to Prince Harry last month.
This year is broken up into 15 categories, and they are as follows: Searches, People, Global News, Actors, Consumer Tech, Elections, Global Sporting Events, How To..., Losses, Memes, Movies, Musicians and Bands, Recipe, Songs/Lyrics, and TV Shows.
Numerous people in the crowd at the city commission meeting say they are saddened by what they saw on the video of the incident. As she came forward, the officer had her put her hands on her head, then turn around and walk backward toward him.
These laws allow USA citizens or lawful permanent residents to sponsor close family members to join them in the country. The dispute could be a key flashpoint in White House-Congress negotiations as lawmakers struggle to resolve the issue.
The Google Assistant will be rolled out to Android tablets, however, not all Android tablets will get the Assistant. Announced back alongside the first generation Pixel smartphones, Google Assistant was exclusive to Pixel devices.
The smartphone comes with a 6-inch 18:9 display with quad HD+ resolution of 2880x1440 pixels at a massive 538ppi pixel density. The connectivity features on board the LG smartphone are 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0 LE, NFC, GPS and USB Type-C.
The bomb was an "improvised low-tech explosive device attached to his body", Police Commissioner James O'Neill said. The device was reported to have gone off prematurely, and the explosion was recorded on surveillance camera.
The answer is in the authority of the referee. "First, it has to be in the head of the players to respect the game and to play". For Southampton , Maya Yoshida and Jack Stephens are among the changes, while Charlie Austin starts another game up front.
And the Geminids are known as particularly bright meteors , especially when they flash across dark night skies. This year's Geminids will be extra special because the Phaethon will take its closest path to Earth since 1983.
Earlier, Al Jazira produced a scintillating performance to give Spanish giants Real Madrid a scare in the second semi-final. Real were struggling to break down the Al Jazira which prompted Zidane to introduce Bale for Benzema in the 81st minute.
For centuries, Hanukkah remained less religiously and culturally significant than nearly any other of the Jewish holidays. Present-day menorah lightings are at the heart of Hanukkah celebrations across Southwest Florida and the world.
According to a Twitter spokesperson, the limit on the number of tweets you can add via the + button before you publish is 25. Twitter product manager Sasank Reddy said that the addition of threads are a nod to the creativity of the Twitter community.
When Russell went to her bosses for help with the issue, she said she was told it was common behavior for Simmons. The Times reports she told four friends about the alleged assault at the time , but did not report it to police.
Google warming up to China again, announces new AI center
All three winning teams of the ImageNet Challenge in the past three years have been largely composed of Chinese researchers. According to Li, 43 percent of the content in the top 100 AI journals came from Chinese authors in 2015.
Apple releases iOS 11.2.1 update, fixes a bug in HomeKit
If anyone is keeping count, this is the eight update to hit users following the global rollout of iOS 11 a couple of months ago. Apple Watch users should keep in mind that once you install beta software, you can not downgrade back to the public release.
NKorea unlikely to agree to talks on ditching nukes: Tillerson
This year, the North has conducted more than 20 ballistic missile launches and one nuclear test explosion, its most powerful yet. But Tillerson for now seems set on remaining secretary of state, and dismissed reports that he may be replaced as "laughable".
NY Health Department: Influenza prevalent in the state
Andrew Murry, information about the flu shared during the Fairfield County Fair and information sharing via social media. The first death of the 2017-2018 flu season was reported by Delaware Division of Public Health officials Wednesday.
Pep Guardiola rules out c-word after setting PL record
He continued: "I am so happy because our job depends on if we win, so if we win we are so happy in our lives and in our jobs". A brace by David Silva and a goal each by Sergio Aguero and Kevin de Bruyne helped the away team secure the win.
How to Watch Huddersfield Town vs. Chelsea
Danny Drinkwater missed the last game away to West Ham United with a virus, but he is be back to face Huddersfield. Chelsea is 11 points behind leader Manchester City , whose game in hand is against Swansea on Wednesday.
Golf to ignore the rule officials watching at home on TV
Starting in January, TV viewers can no longer contact tournaments to cite rules violations made by professional golfers. A fan had noticed that Thompson placed her ball incorrectly after marking it during a round and called in to report it.
Farmington area under winter weather advisory December 11-12
Temperatures are already starting to fall and winds are picking up as an Arctic cold front moves through Upstate New York . Areas east and then southeast of Lake Ontario will be line for the steadiest and heaviest lake snow tonight and Wednesday.
Geminid meteor shower to peak in coming days
Every year in mid-December, the earth passes by debris left over from asteroid Phaethon which orbits the sun every 1.4 years. NASA advises all stargazers to seek out the Geminid meteors in the pre-dawn hours, when the peak is at its most intense.
You'll Soon Be Able to Pre-Order iOS and Mac Apps
Apple has announced it will be bringing a new feature to its App Store, giving users the ability to pre-order unreleased apps. That means you'll soon be able to find exact launch dates for the most exciting new iOS apps and games more easily than ever.