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Last Week in America: Nov. 19-23

Last week, broadcasters reported on all aspects of the Thanksgiving holiday, gave tips to Black Friday shoppers, kept viewers up to date on the latest romaine lettuce recall and continued to provide election coverage, examining upcoming runoff elections.

Here are some of the top trends last week:

516,505 Airings

516,505 stories featuring everything from turkey cooking tips to community members giving back this Thanksgiving.

Story from WIAT »   Story from KDKA AM »  

230,125 Airings

230,125 reports on how the annual Black Friday shopping frenzy played out in the digital age.

Story from KRLD AM »   Story from WFLA »


25,817 reports on tainted lettuce and the steps audiences can take to keep their plates disease free.

Story from KFSN »   Story from KRDO »

3,436 Airings

3,436 broadcasts featuring the matchups and implications of runoff elections in Mississippi and Georgia.

Story from WFMN FM »   Story from WRDW »