News were more searched than celebrities in 2010, the oil spill in Gulf of Mexico and World Cup topping the list of most-searched items on Yahoo this year, according to Reuters.
This is the 1st time when news came up first since Yahoo began publishing its yearly review a decade ago.
World Cup was searched for as both a sporting event and a cultural experience.
The list also identify the top trends, searches and news items from several categories.
The main questions for people that used Yahoo Search were “How to tie a tie” – No. 1, “how to lose weight”, “how to kiss” and “how to write a resume.”