Some of the biggest stories from 2013 show up not only in newspapers or television programs, but also as the most-searched terms among some of the most popular online search engines.
From celebrities to health care to murder trials, many of the most buzz-worthy topics pop up frequently on websites designed to provide information to their users. Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO) recently released its top 10 list of the most searched-for terms on its site. Let’s take a closer look at the top 10 people and things.
10. Justin Bieber
This teen icon has proven that he wants to be a celebrity for more than a few years, reappearing on the list for the first time since 2010. Bieber’s music — songs like “Beauty and the Beat” and “Boyfriend” — has picked up in popularity, gaining wide mainstream appeal. It looks like Bieber’s popularity among teenage girls and the general public isn’t headed anywhere anytime soon.