This past week, Evri for iPad users have been reading about tense situations and elusive particles. Here are the top 5 topics viewed between December 12 and December 19, 2011:
- Pakistan – President Asif Ali Zardari returned from a medical treatment in Dubai, amidst a scandal over a memo accusing top generals of plotting a coup.
- Barack Obama – The President kicked his campaign into high gear and pushed congress to extend tax cuts for middle-class Americans, even as he faced criticism over the spy drone held by Iran.
- All American Muslim – The TLC reality show about a midwestern Muslim family lost advertisers including Lowe’s and Kayak amid controversy stirred by a Christian group.
- Higgs Boson – Scientists at CERN announced that they are closing in of the mysterious Higgs Boson, a particle that may help explain the origins of the universe.
- Kyoto Protocol – Canada elected to withdraw from the international climate treaty before billions of dollars in non-compliance fees are due.