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Last Week in America: August 6-10

Last week, broadcasters highlighted local Little Leaguers quest to be the best in the world, shined a light on the hard work of America’s first responders and took time to cover the legislation moving through state capitals. They also took to the air with the latest updates from the PGA tour and movie reviews.

Here are some of the top trends last week:

13,407 Airings

13,407 reports on the hard work of emergency responders, who risk their lives every day to keep Americans safe.

Story from WSOC »   Story from KITV »

4,578 Airings

4,578 segments on who’s dominating the links at this year’s PGA Championship.

Story from WPHT »   Story from WJAX »

3,874 Airings

3,874 reviews and preview of the latest Hollywood films hitting local theaters.

Story from KGUN »   Story from WBAL »

2,897 Airings

2,897 stories on the bills moving through state legislatures.

Story from WTOP »   Story from KIMT »

1,920 Airings

1,920 stories on the Little League State Champions vying for a spot in next week’s World Series.

Story from KGW »   Story from WSB »