The rankings are based on the weighted average of 10 news stories from 10 sources in the 10 days prior to the date of publication, including USA Today, ABC News, CNN, Fox News, Fox Business, ABC, CBS News, Reuters, Bloomberg, and the BBC.
All the sources are weighted according to the number of clicks, impressions, and page views they receive in the search term used to create the ranking.
Sources of data for the ranking include the number and type of articles from these sources, their popularity in the news feed and the total number of stories in the past 10 days.
Sources and methodology: All data is sourced from the Google News API and is provided by the Google API and not necessarily the source of the data.
The rankings have not been verified by Google.