New news today, yesterday and the day before that
Trending on Sunday, May 18, 2014
Published 11:14 a.m. CDT (GMT - 6:00)
Yesterday's Google trends and today's Twitter (U.S.) trending now at bottom
(Read what happened on this day last year)
What they're leading with
▪ CNN: American's homeless: The rise of tent city, USA
▪ NBCNews: Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau: The man who would be African's Bin Laden
▪ NPR: Mirror, mirror: Does 'fairest' mean most beautiful or most white?
▪ FoxNews: Cheney says Clinton 'bears' responsibility' for Benghazi
▪ ABCNews: Weary crew prepare for long wildfire season in California
▪ CBSNews: Living large: The market for super luxury homes
▪ USAToday: California Chrome's run in Belmont Stakes in doubt over nasal strips?
▪ CNN: AT&T poised to acquire DirecTV
▪ NTSB: Air traffic controllers set altitudes of planes that nearly collided of Hawaii
▪ CNN: Thousands evacuated due to severe flooding in Balkans
Turkish mine fire
▪ CNN: Arrests in deadly Turkish mine fire
Gas price news
▪ USAToday: Gas prices shouldn't be high, but are: What gives?
▪ NBCNews: Meet Nigel Farage, the lawmaker who wants Britain out of the EU
▪ NPR: China to send more ships to evacuate its citizens from Vietnam
▪ USAToday: Chinese flee Vietnam as tensions, unrest grow
▪ CNN: CDC: First case of MERS infection transmitted inside U.S.
▪ USAToday: Investigators race to find victims of child pornography
Gun accident news
▪ NBCNews: 4-year-old boy killed in accidental shooting with parents' gun
▪ CNN: As heavy as 14 elephants, as long as 2 tractor trailers: Meet Mr. Titanosaur
▪ NBCNews: No, your urine is not sterile, new research finds
▪ NPR: Llareta, intriguing lime green blobs appear in the Andes mountains. Are they alive?
▪ FoxNews: US to help Central American coffee farmers fight fungus (coffee rust) on high-end coffee blends
▪ CNN: Bush family mourns pooch Miss Beazley
▪ USAToday: How gamblers manage to get lucky streaks
Teacher crime news
▪ Calif. teacher accused of stealing kids' meds
▪ NPR: Filtering a new idea: A book that's educational and 'drinkable'
▪ FoxNews: Many feared dead as North Korea apologizes for Pyonyang apartment building collapse
Obituaries in the news
▪ NBCSports: Legendary head coach Don Meyer passes away at age 69
▪ USAToday: Swiss reject world's highest minimum wage
Yesterday's Google trends with at least 100,000 searches
Trending now on Twitter (U.S.)