Lauer, who was recently accused of sexual harassment, comes in second on the top 10 list for overall most searched items on Google this year, reported Variety. Hurricane Irma was the top search for both global and U.S. users.
Besides YouTube, Google's other major yearly recap is for Search. Meanwhile, Google has also posted the global and national list of top searches.
2017 was a wild ride in the sports world, and Google Trends was quick to pick up on the biggest roller coasters in sports.
Meanwhile, throughout the year's various natural disasters, people searched "how to help" more than ever before.
In the tech category, the iPhone 8, iPhone X and Nintendo Switch were at the top of the category.
Over on the TV side, South Africans were most interested in Netflix's 13 Reasons Why and HBO's Game of Thrones.
The internet giant has released its annual round up of what people around the world have been typing into its search engine and in the south of Ireland it's a mixture of the mundane (How to bleed radiators?), the worthy (How to register to vote? and What is bitcoin?) and the ridiculous (How to make slime?).
More endearing, however, is the fact that people conducted a lot of searches on how to help in various situations. The question was also the most searched for around the world in 2017.
The Golden Retriever was the most searched dog breed in the United States, followed by the Poodle and the Pembroke Welsh Corgi.
While first-party exclusives are a big deal, many other developers are also supporting the console with third-party titles. The PS4 and Xbox, despite recent re-releases with 4k support, have just entered their Twilight years.
The All Blacks Sevens side have won their first title in 21 months after defeating Argentina 38-14 in the Cape Town Sevens today. Against Fiji Senatla scored the winning try seconds from the end after Justin Geduld ripped the ball from a Fijian carrier.
Bob Riley in a 2006 campaign for the Republican nomination, and he finished fourth in a seven-person primary race in 2010. Shelby previously announced his refusal to vote for Moore, but he explained it during the interview.
The rockets launched by Hamas over Israel had intercepted by the Iron Dome missile shield, with no casualties being reported . Local media identified the two people killed as members of the al-Quds Brigades, the military wing of the Islamic Jihad.
Reigning champions Real Madrid will face Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League round of 16, while Chelsea take on Barcelona. Madrid pay the price for a slow start to the season that saw them unexpectedly finish runners-up to Tottenham in the group stage.
New Zealand are looking to wrap up a 2-0 sweep of the two-test series after an innings victory at the Basin Reserve last week. Boult struck an unbeaten 37 from 27 balls and Southee hit 31 which helped New Zealand reach 373 in its first innings.
She said the mayor strongly supported opening a new homeless center in the Mission District named the Navigation Center. Supervisor Jeff Sheehy said Lee collapsed while grocery shopping at a Safeway Monday night.
He is the host of Ryan ToysReview , a popular toy-review channel on YouTube, is also reportedly a multi-millionaire. With the YouTube channels rolling in the dough, that's his college fund (and his sisters') all settled, we think.
Nadler warned Wray that he was under attack from Republicans, and urged him to publicly rebut criticism from the president. The revelations about Strzok prompted Trump to tweet this past weekend that the FBI's reputation was in tatters.
After scoring two of the elusive double centuries , Sharma notched up a record-breaking third one in Mohali on Wednesday. He would have had his heart in his mouth when a better throw from long off could have resulted in his run out on 197.
A White House statement acknowledged that partnerships with other nations and private industry could well be on the cards. Bush announced in 2004. "It's been 45 years since we've been to the moon, and a lot of people have a lot of ideas".
Warning for ice and snow in North and East Yorkshire
Forecasters said snow could fall on areas of high ground and a mixture of rain and sleet is likely in most other areas. Birmingham City Council had to cancel all council-run school transport services on Monday as the cold snap continued.
Is the Diego Maradona statue worse than Ronaldo's?
Maradona had a second gastric bypass operation two years back after his doctor warned that the 57-year-old is overweight. Maradona handed out cheques worth Rs 10000 each to 11 cancer patients and flagged off an air-conditioned ambulance.
Salah pips Moses, others to win BBC award
The other finalists for the award were Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Victor Moses , Sadio Mane and Naby Keita. The 25-year-old sent his country to the 2018 World Cup by scoring a late penalty against Congo.
Apple lets you pre-order apps in App Store
Now the customers can easily preorder apps from the App Store and on the day of its launch can automatically get downloaded . Removing the app isn't a big deal unless you delete it, then later decide you want to use Apple Pay Cash.
Geminid meteor to display this Wednesday
You don't need any special viewing equipment instead you'll just need a clear sky, some warm clothes and a lot of patience. The best time to enjoy the meteor shower this year is on the night of December 13 and morning of December 14.