From hurricanes to Harvey Weinstein, these were the biggest stories of the year. Devastating hurricanes, deadly wildfires and the rise of the #MeToo movement were among the top news stories. — -- It was a year we won't soon forget.What are the top 5 trending news stories of 2017?
The top 10 trending news stories of 2017, according to Google. 1 1. Hurricane Irma. Alfonso Jose, left, pulling his son Alfonso Jr., 2, in a cooler with his wife, Cristina Ventura, in the wake of Hurricane Irma. 2 2. Las Vegas Shooting. 3 3. Solar Eclipse. 4 4. Hurricane Harvey. 5 5. Bitcoin Price. More itemsWhat were the key moments of 2017 in news?
From increased tensions with North Korea, to a hurricane season unlike any other, to the #MeToo movement, NBC News reflects on the key moments from 2017.Was 2017 the most dramatic year in recent history?
But 2017 truly was more dramatic than many other years in recent memory. In the last 12 months, we faced a renewed threat of nuclear war, debated whether to take a knee during the national anthem and resisted the temptation to look at the sun during the total solar eclipse.