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Last Week in America: Sept. 3-7

Last week, broadcasters reported on Labor Day festivities and new employment numbers. They also provided updates on Supreme Court nomination hearings, as well as tips for hurricane preparedness.

Here are some of the top trends last week:

395,105 Airings

395,105 reports highlighting the democratic process at work, as the Senate held hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

Story from WFOR »   Story from WCCO »


179,978 stories featuring all the info viewers need to enjoy Labor Day celebrations, vacations and more.

Story from WXIA »   Story from KSAT »


25,404 segments on the number of jobs the economy has added and Americans looking for work.

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13,899 Airings

13,899 reports featuring detailed forecasts and urgent safety tips for those in storms’ paths.

Story from WVUE »   Story from KTRK »