Top 5 news stories - Week of July 29th to August 4th, 2019

Top 5 news stories across Quebec
Rank Events Media Prominence Score
1 After Desjardins, Capital One is the victim of a data breach of personal data of its Canadian and American customers  2,56 %
2 The manhunt for Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky continues in northern Manitoba. Still no sign of the two men 2,51 %
3 Music weekend at Parc Jean-Drapeau for Osheaga Music Festival 1,82 %
4 Two shootings in less than 24 hours in Texas and Ohio kill 29 1,40 %
5 A tornado ravaged a campsite in the Lac-aux-Sables area 1,33 %

 

Top 5 news stories across Canada
Rank Events Media Prominence Score
1 The manhunt for Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky continues in northern Manitoba. Still no sign of the two men 1,12 %
2 Two shootings in less than 24 hours in Texas and Ohio kill 29 0,33 %
3 Violence continues in Hong Kong as tension rises between protesters and the police 0,30 %
4 After Desjardins, Capital One is the victim of a data breach of personal data of its Canadian and American customers  0,24 %
5 Wettlaufer inquiry report released, the Ontario nurse killed 8 elders at the senior home where she worked 0,22 %

 

Top 5 Twitter - Week of July 29th to August 4th, 2019

 

Quebec
Rank Keywords Rank in Canada Score
1 #DemDebate 2 1,49 %
2 Capital One 6 1,23 %
3 El Paso 14 0,99 %
4 Timbits 44 0,60 %
5 #ImpactTVASports 77 0,39 %

 

Canada
Rank Keywords Score
1 #RuinABandNameWithOneLetter 1,54 %
2 #DemDebate 1,49 %
3 #ImOldEnoughToRememberWhen 1,44 %
4 Dayton 1,31 %
5 #longweekend 1,25 %

 

United-States
Rank Keywords Score
1 #NationalGirlfriendsDay 1,76 %
2 #DemDebate 1,52 %
3 #ThingsThatGiveMeAnxiety 1,45 %
4 Dayton 1,44 %
5 #MoscowMitchMcTreason 1,43 %

 

World
Rank Keywords Score
1 El Paso 1,31 %
2 #ThingsThatGiveMeAnxiety 1,30 %
3 #DemDebate 1,29 %
4 #NationalGirlfriendsDay 1,03 %
5 Dayton 0,93 %


 



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