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Last Week in America: Jan. 7-11

Last week, broadcasters highlighted the biggest game in college football, reported from state legislatures starting new sessions, provided the forecast for those taking part in winter sports and put New Year’s resolutions on the backburner.

Here are some of the top trends last week:

19,370 Airings

19,370 reports on the Clemson Tigers’ victory over the Alabama Crimson Tide.

Story from WCCP »   Story from WYFF »  

7,502 Airings

7,502 stories highlighting new legislative sessions kicking off in state capitals nationwide.

Story from WRVA-AM »   Story from KOMO »


5,076 reports on when and where to hit the slopes this winter.

Story from KSL »   Story from WWLP »

3,548 Airings

3,548 airings included references to New Year’s resolutions, dipping over 300 percent from last week’s coverage.