Thursday, January 30, 2014

Trending: January 30, 2014

Published 2:59 p.m. CDT (GMT - 6:00)

Yesterday's Google trends and today's U.S. Twitter trending now at bottom

Today's headlines
What they're leading with
CNN: What other cities can learn from Atlanta's ice debacle
NBCNews: Fed to seek death penalty against accused Boston bomber Tsarnaev
NPR: U.S. will seek death penalty in Boston bombing case; New York City agrees to reform stop-and-frisk tactics
FoxNews: Prosecutors seek death penalty for Boston Marathon bombing suspect
ABCNews: Carousel: US prosecutors seek execution of marathon suspect; Millenial moms more social, more into themselves; How Thomas Kramer went from riches to rags; Latest headline: Target reveals source of massive card hack
CBSNews: Federal prosecutors to seek death penalty for suspect in Boston Marathon bombing
USAToday: Bombing suspect will face death penalty; Republican party bans MSNBC over 'offensive' tweet tied to Cheerios ad

Obamacare/Affordable health care

CNN: Obamacare deadbeats: Some don't pay up

Atlanta snowstorm response

NBCNews: 'The buck stops with me:' Georgia gov takes responsibility for snowstorm response
NPR: Two days later, Atlantans get back to cars abandoned in storm

Air Force cheating scandal

CNN: Air Force chief cites 'systemic problems' as nuke cheating scandal grows
NBCNews: 92 nuclear missile officers implicated in cheating scandal, Air Force says

Firearm news

CNN: New ammo packs 3 shots into one bullet

Hacking news

CNN: Stolen credentials blamed in Target breach

Bitcoin news

NPR: New York looks to bring Bitcoin out of the shadows

Mob vengeance news

CNN: 'Unimaginable:' Italy mourns 3-year-old killed in suspected mafia hit
NBCNews: Tot's Mafia shooting, burning death shocks stoical Italy

Revoked Oscar nomination

CNN: Oscar shocker: 'Alone Yet Not Alone' best original song nomination revoked
NPR: A story about  a little-known song in a little-known movie that got a big Oscar nod (bad syntax example)

Disease surveillance news

NBCNews: Quick new approach catches scary diseases, CDC says

Human trafficking news

NBCNews: Super Bowl surge in sex trafficking? Maybe not, but issue grabs the spotlight

Crowd behavior news

NPR: The starling that dared to be different (emergence)

Sensory and nutrition news

NPR: Your nose knows which foods are fattiest

Heart attack/testosterone news

NPR: Popular testosterone therapy (e.g. Androgel) may raise risk of heart attack

Psychology and marketing/branding news

NPR: Grade inflation in the maple syrup aisle: Now everything is an 'A'

Psychology and height news
FoxNews: Being shorter may lead to feelings of inferiority, study says

Genetic memory

SciGem: Scientists have found that memories may be passed down through generations in our DNA

Recall news

FoxNews: Toyota tells dealers to stop selling 6 models due to fire risk
USAToday: Toyota halts sale of key models over failed fire test


NBCNews: Female politician says victims' behavior plays role in India gang-rape attacks

Rule enforcement news (system news)

CBSNews: School takes away kids' lunches because of unpaid bill
USAToday: Utah school takes lunches from kids with debts (but replaces with fruit, milk)

It's-not-fiction news

FoxNews: Australian man survives for 28 days on butterflies, mussels

Meaningful Work Archive
EVVCourier: Harold Gunn: More than a whistle in the wind

Yesterday's Google trends with at least 100,000 searches

Justin Bieber
NBCNews: Justin Bieber tested positive for marijuana and Xanax, report shows

Trending now on Twitter (U.S.)

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
Steve Nash
Boston Marathon
Napoleon Dynamite

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