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20141109

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141109

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141116
20141116

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141123
20141123

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141130
20141130

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141207
20141207

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141221
20141221

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141228

20141228

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141228

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150104
20150104

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150111
20150111

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150118
20150118
20150125
20150125

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150201
20150201

20150201

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150201

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150208
20150208
20150215

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150222
20150222

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150301
20150301

20150301

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150308
20150308

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150524
20150524

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150531
20150531

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150614

Fi Glover presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150614

Fi Glover presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150621
20150621

Fi Glover presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150628

Julia Hartley-Brewer presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150628

Julia Hartley-Brewer presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150705
20150705

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150712
20150712

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150719
20150719
20150726
20150726

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150802
20150802

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150809
20150809
20150823
20150823

20150823

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150830
20150830

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150906
20150906

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150913
20150913

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150920
20150920

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20151108
20151108

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20151115
20151115

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20151122

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. This week's top 40:

40 Pussy Riot, the Russian protest rock group, who have made a video for refugees.

39 Gatwick Airport which had a security scare following the Paris attacks.

38 Chimpanzees, they are no longer being experimented on in America.

37 David Beckham's "Match for Children" which raised money for Unicef.

36 Bill Murray who has a TV Christmas special coming.

35 Glasgow which has been named as a must-see destination.

34 Lord Bendtner, a spoof film trailer celebrating former Arsenal Player Niklas Bendtner.

33 A 30-mile traffic jam in Kenya.

32 The Warwick Rowers and their naked calendar.

31 Formula one, Nico seems to be getting the edge over Lewis.

30 Jessica Jones, Marvel's new superhero TV show with David Tennant as the baddie.

29 The Irishman in Vegas: the dad who got his home movie all wrong.

28 TV Show Cold Feet is coming back.

27 One Direction beats Bieber to number one in the Album charts.

26 Ireland qualify for Euro 2016.

25 The attacks on Beirut that killed at least 43 people.

24 Kayleigh Haywood, the Leicestershire teenager who was found dead this week.

23 Jack Swanson, the 7 year old boy who emptied his piggy bank to support his local mosque when it was vandalised

22 Vicky Thompson, a transgender woman who was found dead at an all-male prison.

21 Liverpool beating Manchester City 4-1.

20 A little bit of snow fell this week.

19 Actor Charlie Sheen says he has HIV.

18 The second largest diamond ever found has been mined in Botswana.

17 Arsenal, who failed to go top after losing to West Brom.

16 Bacteria has been discovered that can resist all antibiotics.

15 Thurrock footballer Kamal Duncan who scored a crazy wind-assisted own goal.

14 Hacker group "Anonymous" say they have shut down twenty-thousand IS twitter accounts.

13 American war veterans make a video on what it's like to kill.

12 El Classico was a disaster for Real Madrid losing 4-0 to Barcelona.

11 Chelsea who finally managed a win for Jose.

10 International Men's day which was celebrated on Thursday.

9 The Hotel siege in Mali.

8 UFC superstar Ronda Rousey loses her first fight.

7 Rugby legend Jonah Lomu dies aged only 40.

6 Justin Bieber lost to one direction in the album chart but beat them in the Hit List.

5 X-Factor.

4 Adele's got a new album out - you might have heard about it.

3 I'm a Celebrity: Spencer Matthews leaves after admitting taking steroids.

2 America decides to restrict entry to Syrian refugees.

1 Attacks on Paris.

20151122

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. This week's top 40:

40 Pussy Riot, the Russian protest rock group, who have made a video for refugees.

39 Gatwick Airport which had a security scare following the Paris attacks.

38 Chimpanzees, they are no longer being experimented on in America.

37 David Beckham's "Match for Children" which raised money for Unicef.

36 Bill Murray who has a TV Christmas special coming.

35 Glasgow which has been named as a must-see destination.

34 Lord Bendtner, a spoof film trailer celebrating former Arsenal Player Niklas Bendtner.

33 A 30-mile traffic jam in Kenya.

32 The Warwick Rowers and their naked calendar.

31 Formula one, Nico seems to be getting the edge over Lewis.

30 Jessica Jones, Marvel's new superhero TV show with David Tennant as the baddie.

29 The Irishman in Vegas: the dad who got his home movie all wrong.

28 TV Show Cold Feet is coming back.

27 One Direction beats Bieber to number one in the Album charts.

26 Ireland qualify for Euro 2016.

25 The attacks on Beirut that killed at least 43 people.

24 Kayleigh Haywood, the Leicestershire teenager who was found dead this week.

23 Jack Swanson, the 7 year old boy who emptied his piggy bank to support his local mosque when it was vandalised

22 Vicky Thompson, a transgender woman who was found dead at an all-male prison.

21 Liverpool beating Manchester City 4-1.

20 A little bit of snow fell this week.

19 Actor Charlie Sheen says he has HIV.

18 The second largest diamond ever found has been mined in Botswana.

17 Arsenal, who failed to go top after losing to West Brom.

16 Bacteria has been discovered that can resist all antibiotics.

15 Thurrock footballer Kamal Duncan who scored a crazy wind-assisted own goal.

14 Hacker group "Anonymous" say they have shut down twenty-thousand IS twitter accounts.

13 American war veterans make a video on what it's like to kill.

12 El Classico was a disaster for Real Madrid losing 4-0 to Barcelona.

11 Chelsea who finally managed a win for Jose.

10 International Men's day which was celebrated on Thursday.

9 The Hotel siege in Mali.

8 UFC superstar Ronda Rousey loses her first fight.

7 Rugby legend Jonah Lomu dies aged only 40.

6 Justin Bieber lost to one direction in the album chart but beat them in the Hit List.

5 X-Factor.

4 Adele's got a new album out - you might have heard about it.

3 I'm a Celebrity: Spencer Matthews leaves after admitting taking steroids.

2 America decides to restrict entry to Syrian refugees.

1 Attacks on Paris.

20151129
20151129

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20151206

Caroline Barker presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20151206

Caroline Barker presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20151213
20151213

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20160103

Nihal Arthanayake presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20160103

Nihal Arthanayake presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20160110

20160110

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160110

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160117
20160117

20160117

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160124
20160124

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160131
20160131

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160207
20160207

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160214
20160214
20160221

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, sport, political and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

This week her guests are TV critic, Kevin O'Sullivan and Bea Appleby, editor of Female Lead.com.

This week's chart:

40 The Messi-Suarez penalty - everyone is still talking about his unusual tactics

39 The war in Yemen - Al Qaeda takes control of one city and social media highlights the plight of starving zoo animals in another

38 Scientists invent a storage system that'll save your data for at least 13 billion years

37 A picture of President Obama puffing on a ciggy as Russia uses him in an anti-smoking campaign

36 Teenwolf - the US teenage werewolves are back on TV

35 OJ Simpson returns to the dock as BBC 2 revisits one of America's most famous trials

34 Support the puff - black women rally round one schoolgirl's hairdo

33 Marvel's Daredevil - the trailer for season 2

32 The Ugandan elections. President Museveni wins again

31 A drunk monkey causes pandemonium in a Brazilian bar

30 Star Wars Episode VIII goes into production

29 Life on earth after a nuclear war - the TV show The 100 is back

28 Blowing the lid off sexual harassment at work - the film "Confirmation" re-ignites the debate in America

27 Roots: thirty years on the iconic story of slavery gets an TV update

26 Migration - as Europe gets tough - hundreds are turned away at the Croatian border

25 Slam dunk - basketball shows off its ultimate skills

24 RIP Big Ang - the cameras stay focused on a reality star till the very end

23 Prize winning photo of the year - a refugee baby passed to safety through a barbed wire fence

22 Rolex robbery - a video shows thieves robbing a man of his fifteen grand watch

21 Hairy panic - tumbleweed overwhelms a town in Australia

20 A baby dolphin dies after everyone wants a selfie with him

19 A Syrian hospital is bombed and Russia denies it has committed a war crime

18 Liverpool get a weekend off

17 A panda enjoys rolling in the snow at Toronto zoo

16 Manchester United - another week, another disaster

15 Ireland goes to the polls this week - and the economy dominates the campaign

14 A Kurdish group claim responsibility for a suicide bombing in Turkey

13 Chelsea give Manchester City a thumping in the FA cup

12 The Pope versus Donald Trump - an unholy row about faith and politics

11 At last - an office chair that can park itself

10 Viola Beach - a week after the Indie band and their manager die in a freak road accident- they're number 11 in the singles chart

9 Harper Lee - the author of To Kill A Mockingbird dies at 89

8 The Walking Dead is back on TV and zombie fans go wild

7 Former Rugby star Matt Dawson backs the campaign to get all children vaccinated against meningitis B

6 Singer Sia keeps her face hidden, but reveals plenty in a karaoke session on American telly

5 #FreeKesha - music stars campaign to get the singer out of her contract

4 Brexit - David Cameron gets his deal in Brussels but Boris Johnson says he'll be campaigning to come out of the EU

3 US elections- and wins for Trump and Clinton

2 The BAFTAS - a good night for Leonardo Di Caprio - a bad night for Stephen Fry as his bag lady joke falls flat

1 Adele hits some bum notes at the Grammys.

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160221

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, sport, political and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

This week her guests are TV critic, Kevin O'Sullivan and Bea Appleby, editor of Female Lead.com.

This week's chart:

40 The Messi-Suarez penalty - everyone is still talking about his unusual tactics

39 The war in Yemen - Al Qaeda takes control of one city and social media highlights the plight of starving zoo animals in another

38 Scientists invent a storage system that'll save your data for at least 13 billion years

37 A picture of President Obama puffing on a ciggy as Russia uses him in an anti-smoking campaign

36 Teenwolf - the US teenage werewolves are back on TV

35 OJ Simpson returns to the dock as BBC 2 revisits one of America's most famous trials

34 Support the puff - black women rally round one schoolgirl's hairdo

33 Marvel's Daredevil - the trailer for season 2

32 The Ugandan elections. President Museveni wins again

31 A drunk monkey causes pandemonium in a Brazilian bar

30 Star Wars Episode VIII goes into production

29 Life on earth after a nuclear war - the TV show The 100 is back

28 Blowing the lid off sexual harassment at work - the film "Confirmation" re-ignites the debate in America

27 Roots: thirty years on the iconic story of slavery gets an TV update

26 Migration - as Europe gets tough - hundreds are turned away at the Croatian border

25 Slam dunk - basketball shows off its ultimate skills

24 RIP Big Ang - the cameras stay focused on a reality star till the very end

23 Prize winning photo of the year - a refugee baby passed to safety through a barbed wire fence

22 Rolex robbery - a video shows thieves robbing a man of his fifteen grand watch

21 Hairy panic - tumbleweed overwhelms a town in Australia

20 A baby dolphin dies after everyone wants a selfie with him

19 A Syrian hospital is bombed and Russia denies it has committed a war crime

18 Liverpool get a weekend off

17 A panda enjoys rolling in the snow at Toronto zoo

16 Manchester United - another week, another disaster

15 Ireland goes to the polls this week - and the economy dominates the campaign

14 A Kurdish group claim responsibility for a suicide bombing in Turkey

13 Chelsea give Manchester City a thumping in the FA cup

12 The Pope versus Donald Trump - an unholy row about faith and politics

11 At last - an office chair that can park itself

10 Viola Beach - a week after the Indie band and their manager die in a freak road accident- they're number 11 in the singles chart

9 Harper Lee - the author of To Kill A Mockingbird dies at 89

8 The Walking Dead is back on TV and zombie fans go wild

7 Former Rugby star Matt Dawson backs the campaign to get all children vaccinated against meningitis B

6 Singer Sia keeps her face hidden, but reveals plenty in a karaoke session on American telly

5 #FreeKesha - music stars campaign to get the singer out of her contract

4 Brexit - David Cameron gets his deal in Brussels but Boris Johnson says he'll be campaigning to come out of the EU

3 US elections- and wins for Trump and Clinton

2 The BAFTAS - a good night for Leonardo Di Caprio - a bad night for Stephen Fry as his bag lady joke falls flat

1 Adele hits some bum notes at the Grammys.

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160306
20160306

20160306

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160313

20160313

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160313

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

In this week's chart:

40 Michael Crick chases down Conservative Party Chairman Lord Feldman

39 It's #likeagirl...the campaign to make emojis more girl friendly gets a *double thumbs up*

38 Actress Ellen Page explores LGBT Japan for Vice TV

37 Jake the pitbull puppy becomes a honorary Firefighter

36 US sportscaster Erin Andrews is awarded 55 million dollars over a peeping tom video

35 Say goodbye to your hairy-faced heroes for now...as Season 5 of Teenwolf wraps up

34 Darth Maul is back - the Phantom Menace baddie stars in a new Star Wars fan film

33 It's tennis' fallen golden girl Maria Sharapova

32 'Hand in Hand' schools bring hope for the future in Jerusalem as Jewish and Arab kids learn side by side

31 Kim Kardashian's naked selfie fails to break the internet...gives it a chinese burn instead

30 It's #theTriggering...a day to bait the PC brigade and post whatever you want no matter how offensive

29 Move over Ronaldo AND Coby Bryant...a young lad kicks a ball through a basketball hoop three times in a row

28 Zayne Malik drops his new single and gets new ink to celebrate

27 Cyclists beware...there's an angry ostrich on the loose in South Africa

26 Fighter Conor McGregor rakes in the cash despite his UFC defeat

25 It's the marvellous musical marble machine

24 A pro-gun campaigner in the US is accidentally shot in the back by her 4 year old son

23 Chelsea are dumped out of the FA Cup by old boy Lukaku

22 London Underground escalates a standing only trial at Holborn

21 A carer is suspended after appearing to pile her shopping on top of a man in wheelchair while she has a smoke

20 Ariana Grande suffers a wardrobe malfunction has she sings her new song Dangerous Woman on TV

19 It's Nancy Reagan - the former first lady is buried next to her husband Ronald in California

18 Chinese artist Ai Wei Wei speaks out over the refugee crisis as he tours a camp in Greece

17 British doctors reveal drugs that could dramatically shrink and eliminate some breast cancers in just 11 days

16 A new spider called Brian is discovered in Australia. Being an Aussie its no surprise Brian can also surf and swim.

15 Its Liverpool, who beat Manchester United in an old-school night of European glory at Anfield

14 It's the amazing rally that got everyone talking about squash

13 Not a great week for Manchester United, who also draw at home to West Ham

12 Mind your language - a muslim woman lays into David Cameron over speaking English

11 Star Wars actor Daisy Ridley says she "will not apologise" for her body size

10 Cricket's T20 tournament is underway...Ireland are out already

9 It's the new computer game Tom Clancy's the division... you have to save New York

8 It's the 'fifth Beatle', producer George Martin, who died this week

7 Rafa Benitez steps into the Newcastle hot-seat...first up league leaders Leicester

6 England win the Six Nations thanks to the Scots beating the French

5 The new Captain America trailer sends fans wild as Spiderman joins in the fun

4 It's the NHS and junior doctors struck again

3 It's the first trailer for the new Game of Thrones...all we want to know is is Jon Snow still alive?

2 US politics - violence mars the election campaign

1 International Women's Day.

20160313

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

In this week's chart:

40 Michael Crick chases down Conservative Party Chairman Lord Feldman

39 It's #likeagirl...the campaign to make emojis more girl friendly gets a *double thumbs up*

38 Actress Ellen Page explores LGBT Japan for Vice TV

37 Jake the pitbull puppy becomes a honorary Firefighter

36 US sportscaster Erin Andrews is awarded 55 million dollars over a peeping tom video

35 Say goodbye to your hairy-faced heroes for now...as Season 5 of Teenwolf wraps up

34 Darth Maul is back - the Phantom Menace baddie stars in a new Star Wars fan film

33 It's tennis' fallen golden girl Maria Sharapova

32 'Hand in Hand' schools bring hope for the future in Jerusalem as Jewish and Arab kids learn side by side

31 Kim Kardashian's naked selfie fails to break the internet...gives it a chinese burn instead

30 It's #theTriggering...a day to bait the PC brigade and post whatever you want no matter how offensive

29 Move over Ronaldo AND Coby Bryant...a young lad kicks a ball through a basketball hoop three times in a row

28 Zayne Malik drops his new single and gets new ink to celebrate

27 Cyclists beware...there's an angry ostrich on the loose in South Africa

26 Fighter Conor McGregor rakes in the cash despite his UFC defeat

25 It's the marvellous musical marble machine

24 A pro-gun campaigner in the US is accidentally shot in the back by her 4 year old son

23 Chelsea are dumped out of the FA Cup by old boy Lukaku

22 London Underground escalates a standing only trial at Holborn

21 A carer is suspended after appearing to pile her shopping on top of a man in wheelchair while she has a smoke

20 Ariana Grande suffers a wardrobe malfunction has she sings her new song Dangerous Woman on TV

19 It's Nancy Reagan - the former first lady is buried next to her husband Ronald in California

18 Chinese artist Ai Wei Wei speaks out over the refugee crisis as he tours a camp in Greece

17 British doctors reveal drugs that could dramatically shrink and eliminate some breast cancers in just 11 days

16 A new spider called Brian is discovered in Australia. Being an Aussie its no surprise Brian can also surf and swim.

15 Its Liverpool, who beat Manchester United in an old-school night of European glory at Anfield

14 It's the amazing rally that got everyone talking about squash

13 Not a great week for Manchester United, who also draw at home to West Ham

12 Mind your language - a muslim woman lays into David Cameron over speaking English

11 Star Wars actor Daisy Ridley says she "will not apologise" for her body size

10 Cricket's T20 tournament is underway...Ireland are out already

9 It's the new computer game Tom Clancy's the division... you have to save New York

8 It's the 'fifth Beatle', producer George Martin, who died this week

7 Rafa Benitez steps into the Newcastle hot-seat...first up league leaders Leicester

6 England win the Six Nations thanks to the Scots beating the French

5 The new Captain America trailer sends fans wild as Spiderman joins in the fun

4 It's the NHS and junior doctors struck again

3 It's the first trailer for the new Game of Thrones...all we want to know is is Jon Snow still alive?

2 US politics - violence mars the election campaign

1 International Women's Day.

20160417

20160417

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. She is joined by Tim Stanley from the Daily Telegraph and Ruth Hunt from Stonewall.

This week's top 30

30 A paralysed man who has learned to move his arm using mind control

29 The bee sting that turned Bear Grylls into Benedict Cumberbatch

28 Leicester gave their fans a fright but the title dream is still on

27 Aston Villa says bye to the Premier League

26 David Gest, the producer and reality tv star who died this week

25 Video of vigilante groups tying up migrants in Bulgaria and telling them to go back to Turkey

24 Tottenham Hotspur who could cut Leicester's lead to 5 points if they beat Stoke on Monday

23 Ronaldog, the cockapoo with silky football skills

22 The Chinese Grand Prix which was won by Rosberg, with team-mate Hamilton trailing in 7th

21 Cha Cha the chimp who was captured after escaping from a Japanese zoo

20 Record Store Day, the ninth annual celebration of old school music shops

19 The video of a Russian plane buzzing around an American navy destroyer

18 Doctor Strange: Marvel's new superhero played by Benedict Cumberbatch

17 Leftover women, an advert in China highlights the problems of being unmarried

16 Canada's PM Justin Trudeau apologises for his country's colonial history

15 Manchester United who won in the FA Cup and then relegated Villa

14 Coachella: California's super-hip music festival is headlined by Calvin Harris and Guns N' Roses

13 Britain's Got Talent and a boy ballet dancer wins our hearts

12 Jeremy Corbyn finally speaks out to remain in the EU

11 William and Kate have their picture taken at the Taj Mahal, reminding us all of Diana

10 Skateboarders scoot down Dubai's Aquapark

9 Two years on, we are still wondering who will bring back the Nigerian girls abducted by Boko Haram

8 Only a week away from Game of Thrones series 6

7 Liverpool's magnificent Europa League comeback

6 Who will Anthony Joshua fight next after becoming World heavyweight champion?

5 Danny Willett wins the Masters and his brother wins Twitter

4 The US Elections, and we all try to work out what a super delegate is

3 Take That fans are happy after "Rule the World" wins The Grand National

2 Basketball legend Kobe Bryant retires after earning an estimated 680 million dollars

1 Dennis Skinner MP who was suspended from the Commons for calling the PM "dodgy Dave".

20160417

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. She is joined by Tim Stanley from the Daily Telegraph and Ruth Hunt from Stonewall.

This week's top 30

30 A paralysed man who has learned to move his arm using mind control

29 The bee sting that turned Bear Grylls into Benedict Cumberbatch

28 Leicester gave their fans a fright but the title dream is still on

27 Aston Villa says bye to the Premier League

26 David Gest, the producer and reality tv star who died this week

25 Video of vigilante groups tying up migrants in Bulgaria and telling them to go back to Turkey

24 Tottenham Hotspur who could cut Leicester's lead to 5 points if they beat Stoke on Monday

23 Ronaldog, the cockapoo with silky football skills

22 The Chinese Grand Prix which was won by Rosberg, with team-mate Hamilton trailing in 7th

21 Cha Cha the chimp who was captured after escaping from a Japanese zoo

20 Record Store Day, the ninth annual celebration of old school music shops

19 The video of a Russian plane buzzing around an American navy destroyer

18 Doctor Strange: Marvel's new superhero played by Benedict Cumberbatch

17 Leftover women, an advert in China highlights the problems of being unmarried

16 Canada's PM Justin Trudeau apologises for his country's colonial history

15 Manchester United who won in the FA Cup and then relegated Villa

14 Coachella: California's super-hip music festival is headlined by Calvin Harris and Guns N' Roses

13 Britain's Got Talent and a boy ballet dancer wins our hearts

12 Jeremy Corbyn finally speaks out to remain in the EU

11 William and Kate have their picture taken at the Taj Mahal, reminding us all of Diana

10 Skateboarders scoot down Dubai's Aquapark

9 Two years on, we are still wondering who will bring back the Nigerian girls abducted by Boko Haram

8 Only a week away from Game of Thrones series 6

7 Liverpool's magnificent Europa League comeback

6 Who will Anthony Joshua fight next after becoming World heavyweight champion?

5 Danny Willett wins the Masters and his brother wins Twitter

4 The US Elections, and we all try to work out what a super delegate is

3 Take That fans are happy after "Rule the World" wins The Grand National

2 Basketball legend Kobe Bryant retires after earning an estimated 680 million dollars

1 Dennis Skinner MP who was suspended from the Commons for calling the PM "dodgy Dave".

20160501
20160501

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

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20160515

20160515

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. Emma is joined by Kevin Schofield from Politics Home and Bea Appleby from The Female Lead website.

This week's Hit List:

40 Singlish - the fusion language from Singapore makes the Oxford English Dictionary

39 Disability and job hunting: 200 applications, 100 interviews and still no luck for one woman

38 David Attenborough - the BBC salutes him at 90

37 X Men: Apocalypse - the film is out next week

36 Queen of Katwe - Uganda's chess star on film

35 Girls Just Want to Have Funds - Cyndi Lauper updates her hit to highlight the gender pay gap

34 Chelsea - the old champions hand over to the new champions with a draw at the Bridge.

33 Sinkhole- a giant hole swallows a car

32 Orange is the New Black - a new series of the Netflix drama set in a women's prison

31 The Vodafone Ghanaian Music Awards - in the chart two weeks running

30 A speedy squirrel with no hind legs becomes a YouTube sensation

29 Greek protests against austerity turn violent

28 Inferno - the trailer for Tom Hanks latest film

27 Mayweather versus McGregor and rumours the boxer will fight the UFC man

26 Assassin's Creed - the film of the video game is out later this year

25 Leicester City get ready to parade their Premier League trophy around the city

24 The Purrfect president - a cat rules at Southampton University

23 A Trafford centre terrorist exercise ends with the police apologising to Muslims

22 Formula One and Max Verstappen becomes the youngest ever Grand Prix winner

21 Election Expenses - the investigation into Conservative spending goes on

20 Liverpool prepare for the Europa League final

19 George Zimmerman who shot dead an unarmed black teenager tries to sell the gun online

18 West Ham - lose against Stoke and have to wait to see if they'll be in the Europa League

17 Manchester United- no game today after Old Trafford is evacuated after a security alert

16 The Queen wins a fifty quid Tesco voucher

15 Mercury transit - amazing photos of the smallest planet travelling across the sun gets everyone excited

14 The Invictus Games - Prince Harry's dream comes true

13 Uncharted 4 - the new video shooter game is getting well reviewed

12 The Stone Roses are back with new material after 21 years

11 Barefoot in Cannes, Julia Roberts kicks off her shoes at the Film Festival

10 Syria and CCTV footage of a hospital hit in an airstrike

9 Azealia Banks is kicked off Twitter for racist abuse

8 The EU referendum - it's the pre-debate debate. Who'll take on Mr Cameron?

7 The Baftas - winners, losers and controversy over a joke

6 Corruption - David Cameron is fantastically indiscreet

5 Amir Khan loses - but he's hailed a hero for trying

4 It's Sky's Game of Thrones and an epic sword battle

3 The BBC White Paper - radical overhaul or cop out?

2 George Clooney ridicules Donald Trump's bid for the White House

1 Eurovision puts ethnic cleansing in the spotlight.

20160515

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. Emma is joined by Kevin Schofield from Politics Home and Bea Appleby from The Female Lead website.

This week's Hit List:

40 Singlish - the fusion language from Singapore makes the Oxford English Dictionary

39 Disability and job hunting: 200 applications, 100 interviews and still no luck for one woman

38 David Attenborough - the BBC salutes him at 90

37 X Men: Apocalypse - the film is out next week

36 Queen of Katwe - Uganda's chess star on film

35 Girls Just Want to Have Funds - Cyndi Lauper updates her hit to highlight the gender pay gap

34 Chelsea - the old champions hand over to the new champions with a draw at the Bridge.

33 Sinkhole- a giant hole swallows a car

32 Orange is the New Black - a new series of the Netflix drama set in a women's prison

31 The Vodafone Ghanaian Music Awards - in the chart two weeks running

30 A speedy squirrel with no hind legs becomes a YouTube sensation

29 Greek protests against austerity turn violent

28 Inferno - the trailer for Tom Hanks latest film

27 Mayweather versus McGregor and rumours the boxer will fight the UFC man

26 Assassin's Creed - the film of the video game is out later this year

25 Leicester City get ready to parade their Premier League trophy around the city

24 The Purrfect president - a cat rules at Southampton University

23 A Trafford centre terrorist exercise ends with the police apologising to Muslims

22 Formula One and Max Verstappen becomes the youngest ever Grand Prix winner

21 Election Expenses - the investigation into Conservative spending goes on

20 Liverpool prepare for the Europa League final

19 George Zimmerman who shot dead an unarmed black teenager tries to sell the gun online

18 West Ham - lose against Stoke and have to wait to see if they'll be in the Europa League

17 Manchester United- no game today after Old Trafford is evacuated after a security alert

16 The Queen wins a fifty quid Tesco voucher

15 Mercury transit - amazing photos of the smallest planet travelling across the sun gets everyone excited

14 The Invictus Games - Prince Harry's dream comes true

13 Uncharted 4 - the new video shooter game is getting well reviewed

12 The Stone Roses are back with new material after 21 years

11 Barefoot in Cannes, Julia Roberts kicks off her shoes at the Film Festival

10 Syria and CCTV footage of a hospital hit in an airstrike

9 Azealia Banks is kicked off Twitter for racist abuse

8 The EU referendum - it's the pre-debate debate. Who'll take on Mr Cameron?

7 The Baftas - winners, losers and controversy over a joke

6 Corruption - David Cameron is fantastically indiscreet

5 Amir Khan loses - but he's hailed a hero for trying

4 It's Sky's Game of Thrones and an epic sword battle

3 The BBC White Paper - radical overhaul or cop out?

2 George Clooney ridicules Donald Trump's bid for the White House

1 Eurovision puts ethnic cleansing in the spotlight.

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20160522

20160522

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20160529

Colin Paterson presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20160529

Colin Paterson presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

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20160605

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

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20160717

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

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20160724

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160724

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160724

Emma Barnett presents the top 40 stories of the week across social media and online.

20160724

Emma Barnett presents the top 40 stories of the week across social media and online.

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

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Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

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20160904

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

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20160911

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

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20160918

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

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Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

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Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20161016

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. Joinng Emma are the magazine editor Mark Frith and the sports journalist Sachin Nakrani. This week's top 40:

40 Ched Evans, the footballer found not guilty of rape

39 American Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders' bother Larry is standing to be an MP

38 Arise Sir Rod Stewart

37 Fans complain about the price of tickets to see Drake

36 Breast cancer awareness month, 60,000 people a year in the UK get the disease

35 The couple who still fit their wedding clothes after 50 years

34 Pop's comeback kid James Arthur

33 Attenborough is back at 90 with Planet Earth 2

32 Disturbing tv show Black Mirror returns

31 Chelsea who thrashed Champions Leicester

30 21 Nigerian girls are released by Boko Haram

29 Glastonbury tickets sell out in an hour

28 Arsenal who beat Swansea 3-2

27 "One Day Without us," immigrants plan a protest

26 Manchester United who take on Liverpool tomorrow

25 Ashura, when Shia Muslims mark the death of the Prophet's grandson

24 Janet Jackson is going to have a baby at 50

23 Formula 1: Rosberg closes on the title

22 Russia is reported to be telling its citizens to come back home as tension with the West rises

21 Kerry flies in for talks on Syria

20 Japanese artist and animator Michiyo Yasuda dies

19 The White Helmets, volunteers helping Syrians hit by war

18 The Apprentice, the teams are so bad they both lost

17 Kumbuka, the gorilla who made a break for it

16 Scary Clowns, the craze continues

15 "International Day of the Girl" focuses on child marriage

14 Benjamina crashes out of the Bake Off

13 Lily Allen says sorry and gets panned

12 UFC 204: Michael Bisping retains his title in Manchester

11 World Mental Health day

10 Clearing up after Hurricane Matthew in Haiti

9 X Factor loses the ratings battle

8 The SNP's Nicola Sturgeon says there might be a second referendum on independence

7 The latest trailer for Star Wars: Rogue One

6 Samsung counts the cost of their flammable galaxy phones

5 The World's longest reigning monarch, Thailand's King Bumibhol dies

4 Strictly Come Dancing, Will Young waltz's off

3 Bob Dylan wins a Nobel prize for literature

2 Brexit delivers a free advert for Marmite

1 The US election and Donald Trump is accused of abusing women.

20161016

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. Joinng Emma are the magazine editor Mark Frith and the sports journalist Sachin Nakrani. This week's top 40:

40 Ched Evans, the footballer found not guilty of rape

39 American Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders' bother Larry is standing to be an MP

38 Arise Sir Rod Stewart

37 Fans complain about the price of tickets to see Drake

36 Breast cancer awareness month, 60,000 people a year in the UK get the disease

35 The couple who still fit their wedding clothes after 50 years

34 Pop's comeback kid James Arthur

33 Attenborough is back at 90 with Planet Earth 2

32 Disturbing tv show Black Mirror returns

31 Chelsea who thrashed Champions Leicester

30 21 Nigerian girls are released by Boko Haram

29 Glastonbury tickets sell out in an hour

28 Arsenal who beat Swansea 3-2

27 "One Day Without us," immigrants plan a protest

26 Manchester United who take on Liverpool tomorrow

25 Ashura, when Shia Muslims mark the death of the Prophet's grandson

24 Janet Jackson is going to have a baby at 50

23 Formula 1: Rosberg closes on the title

22 Russia is reported to be telling its citizens to come back home as tension with the West rises

21 Kerry flies in for talks on Syria

20 Japanese artist and animator Michiyo Yasuda dies

19 The White Helmets, volunteers helping Syrians hit by war

18 The Apprentice, the teams are so bad they both lost

17 Kumbuka, the gorilla who made a break for it

16 Scary Clowns, the craze continues

15 "International Day of the Girl" focuses on child marriage

14 Benjamina crashes out of the Bake Off

13 Lily Allen says sorry and gets panned

12 UFC 204: Michael Bisping retains his title in Manchester

11 World Mental Health day

10 Clearing up after Hurricane Matthew in Haiti

9 X Factor loses the ratings battle

8 The SNP's Nicola Sturgeon says there might be a second referendum on independence

7 The latest trailer for Star Wars: Rogue One

6 Samsung counts the cost of their flammable galaxy phones

5 The World's longest reigning monarch, Thailand's King Bumibhol dies

4 Strictly Come Dancing, Will Young waltz's off

3 Bob Dylan wins a Nobel prize for literature

2 Brexit delivers a free advert for Marmite

1 The US election and Donald Trump is accused of abusing women.

20161106

20161106

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 20 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. Emma was joined by entrepreneur Alex Proud.

This week's Hit List:

20 Meghan Markle, she is an actor, she speaks to the UN, and she's going out with Prince Harry

19 A rather unusual wedding proposal

18 Chelsea who thrashed Everton 5-0

17 Fardad Farahzad, the BBC journalist who really, really likes the news

16 The Chinese child driving into danger on a toy car

15 The campaign to get men to cry

14 The parents who allegedly gave their children heroin to help them sleep

13 Manchester United lost to Fenerbahce in Europe but beat Swansea in the premier league

12 The lorry driver jailed for 10 years for causing a crash that killed four people whilst looking at his phone

11 Ireland beat the All Blacks for the first time ever

10 The European MTV music Awards are being given out tonight

9 FIFA gets a kicking over their poppy ban

8 The new kid in the Formula one town

7 Leonardo DiCaprio's new film on climate change

6 The Chicago cubs finally win the World Series

5 1.4 million people say they are on a rock in North Dakota to fool the police

4 The dog pulled from the rubble in the Italian earthquake

3 X factor's terrible rapper Honey G

2 Brexit: the judges step in

1 US Presidential Elections.

20161106

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. Joinng Emma are the magazine editor Mark Frith and the sports journalist Sachin Nakrani. This week's top 40:

40 Ched Evans, the footballer found not guilty of rape

39 American Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders' bother Larry is standing to be an MP

38 Arise Sir Rod Stewart

37 Fans complain about the price of tickets to see Drake

36 Breast cancer awareness month, 60,000 people a year in the UK get the disease

35 The couple who still fit their wedding clothes after 50 years

34 Pop's comeback kid James Arthur

33 Attenborough is back at 90 with Planet Earth 2

32 Disturbing tv show Black Mirror returns

31 Chelsea who thrashed Champions Leicester

30 21 Nigerian girls are released by Boko Haram

29 Glastonbury tickets sell out in an hour

28 Arsenal who beat Swansea 3-2

27 "One Day Without us," immigrants plan a protest

26 Manchester United who take on Liverpool tomorrow

25 Ashura, when Shia Muslims mark the death of the Prophet's grandson

24 Janet Jackson is going to have a baby at 50

23 Formula 1: Rosberg closes on the title

22 Russia is reported to be telling its citizens to come back home as tension with the West rises

21 Kerry flies in for talks on Syria

20 Japanese artist and animator Michiyo Yasuda dies

19 The White Helmets, volunteers helping Syrians hit by war

18 The Apprentice, the teams are so bad they both lost

17 Kumbuka, the gorilla who made a break for it

16 Scary Clowns, the craze continues

15 "International Day of the Girl" focuses on child marriage

14 Benjamina crashes out of the Bake Off

13 Lily Allen says sorry and gets panned

12 UFC 204: Michael Bisping retains his title in Manchester

11 World Mental Health day

10 Clearing up after Hurricane Matthew in Haiti

9 X Factor loses the ratings battle

8 The SNP's Nicola Sturgeon says there might be a second referendum on independence

7 The latest trailer for Star Wars: Rogue One

6 Samsung counts the cost of their flammable galaxy phones

5 The World's longest reigning monarch, Thailand's King Bumibhol dies

4 Strictly Come Dancing, Will Young waltz's off

3 Bob Dylan wins a Nobel prize for literature

2 Brexit delivers a free advert for Marmite

1 The US election and Donald Trump is accused of abusing women.

20161106

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. Joinng Emma are the magazine editor Mark Frith and the sports journalist Sachin Nakrani. This week's top 40:

40 Ched Evans, the footballer found not guilty of rape

39 American Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders' bother Larry is standing to be an MP

38 Arise Sir Rod Stewart

37 Fans complain about the price of tickets to see Drake

36 Breast cancer awareness month, 60,000 people a year in the UK get the disease

35 The couple who still fit their wedding clothes after 50 years

34 Pop's comeback kid James Arthur

33 Attenborough is back at 90 with Planet Earth 2

32 Disturbing tv show Black Mirror returns

31 Chelsea who thrashed Champions Leicester

30 21 Nigerian girls are released by Boko Haram

29 Glastonbury tickets sell out in an hour

28 Arsenal who beat Swansea 3-2

27 "One Day Without us," immigrants plan a protest

26 Manchester United who take on Liverpool tomorrow

25 Ashura, when Shia Muslims mark the death of the Prophet's grandson

24 Janet Jackson is going to have a baby at 50

23 Formula 1: Rosberg closes on the title

22 Russia is reported to be telling its citizens to come back home as tension with the West rises

21 Kerry flies in for talks on Syria

20 Japanese artist and animator Michiyo Yasuda dies

19 The White Helmets, volunteers helping Syrians hit by war

18 The Apprentice, the teams are so bad they both lost

17 Kumbuka, the gorilla who made a break for it

16 Scary Clowns, the craze continues

15 "International Day of the Girl" focuses on child marriage

14 Benjamina crashes out of the Bake Off

13 Lily Allen says sorry and gets panned

12 UFC 204: Michael Bisping retains his title in Manchester

11 World Mental Health day

10 Clearing up after Hurricane Matthew in Haiti

9 X Factor loses the ratings battle

8 The SNP's Nicola Sturgeon says there might be a second referendum on independence

7 The latest trailer for Star Wars: Rogue One

6 Samsung counts the cost of their flammable galaxy phones

5 The World's longest reigning monarch, Thailand's King Bumibhol dies

4 Strictly Come Dancing, Will Young waltz's off

3 Bob Dylan wins a Nobel prize for literature

2 Brexit delivers a free advert for Marmite

1 The US election and Donald Trump is accused of abusing women.

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 20 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. Emma was joined by entrepreneur Alex Proud.

This week's Hit List:

20 Meghan Markle, she is an actor, she speaks to the UN, and she's going out with Prince Harry

19 A rather unusual wedding proposal

18 Chelsea who thrashed Everton 5-0

17 Fardad Farahzad, the BBC journalist who really, really likes the news

16 The Chinese child driving into danger on a toy car

15 The campaign to get men to cry

14 The parents who allegedly gave their children heroin to help them sleep

13 Manchester United lost to Fenerbahce in Europe but beat Swansea in the premier league

12 The lorry driver jailed for 10 years for causing a crash that killed four people whilst looking at his phone

11 Ireland beat the All Blacks for the first time ever

10 The European MTV music Awards are being given out tonight

9 FIFA gets a kicking over their poppy ban

8 The new kid in the Formula one town

7 Leonardo DiCaprio's new film on climate change

6 The Chicago cubs finally win the World Series

5 1.4 million people say they are on a rock in North Dakota to fool the police

4 The dog pulled from the rubble in the Italian earthquake

3 X factor's terrible rapper Honey G

2 Brexit: the judges step in

1 US Presidential Elections.

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Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of 2015 that made the biggest impact across social media and online.

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Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of 2015 that made the biggest impact across social media and online.

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Emma Barnett presents the top 40 stories of 2016 across social media and online.

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 30 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories across 2016 that made the biggest impact across social media and online. She is joined by the Comedian Tom Price and the Daily Telegraph's Tim Stanley.

This year's chart:

30 Pop royalty Prince dies aged 57 after overdosing on painkillers

29 Children dress up for World Book Day?

28 Hurricane Matthew, the worst for a decade, devastates Haiti

27 Terror strikes in Nice, as 86 people are killed by a lorry driven into crowds celebrating Bastille Day

26 Beyonce album, "Lemonade"

25 Brangelina uncouple to become plain old Brad and Angelina once again

24 Channel 4 get their hands on the recipe for the Great British Bake Off, but forget some key ingredients

23 Denver win the Superbowl, Beyonce wins half-time

22 ParalympicsGB exceed all expectations in Rio

21 The iPhone7 and its headphones

20 Kim Kardashian is robbed at gunpoint in Paris

19 Britain mourns the death of Alan Rickman

18 Pokémon Go is the biggest craze of 2016

17 Tricky GCSE and A-Levels exam questions

16 Black Lives Matter

15 The #OscarsSoWhite controversy overshadows Leonardo Di Caprio's long-awaited first Oscar

14 Andy Murray wins his second Wimbledon title

13 Labour has a leadership election, and ends up with the same leader

12 Adele hits a rare bum note at the Grammys

11 Game of Thrones breaks records at the Emmys

10 The Hillsborough inquests find that 96 football fans were unlawfully killed at the FA Cup semi-final in 1989

9 The final bell rang for the "Greatest" as Muhammed Ali died at the age of 74

8 Beyonce hits the bulls eye at the VMA'S

7 The Panama Papers - the biggest data leak in history reveals how the rich avoid paying their taxes

6 Gene Wilder dies at 83

5 Wales and Iceland win hearts at Euro 2016 - Portugal win the trophy

4 TeamGB leave Rio with a sackful of medals after Britain's most successful modern Olympics

3 David Bowie's death in January shocks the world, coming just two days after the release of his new album "Blackstar"

2 It's Brexit - Britain votes by 52% to 48% to leave the European Union

1 Donald J Trump wins the American Presidential election.

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories across 2016 that are made the biggest impact across social media and online.

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Emma Barnett presents the top 40 stories of 2016 across social media and online.

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories across 2016 that are made the biggest impact across social media and online.

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 30 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories across 2016 that made the biggest impact across social media and online. She is joined by the Comedian Tom Price and the Daily Telegraph's Tim Stanley.

This year's chart:

30 Pop royalty Prince dies aged 57 after overdosing on painkillers

29 Children dress up for World Book Day?

28 Hurricane Matthew, the worst for a decade, devastates Haiti

27 Terror strikes in Nice, as 86 people are killed by a lorry driven into crowds celebrating Bastille Day

26 Beyonce album, "Lemonade"

25 Brangelina uncouple to become plain old Brad and Angelina once again

24 Channel 4 get their hands on the recipe for the Great British Bake Off, but forget some key ingredients

23 Denver win the Superbowl, Beyonce wins half-time

22 ParalympicsGB exceed all expectations in Rio

21 The iPhone7 and its headphones

20 Kim Kardashian is robbed at gunpoint in Paris

19 Britain mourns the death of Alan Rickman

18 Pokémon Go is the biggest craze of 2016

17 Tricky GCSE and A-Levels exam questions

16 Black Lives Matter

15 The #OscarsSoWhite controversy overshadows Leonardo Di Caprio's long-awaited first Oscar

14 Andy Murray wins his second Wimbledon title

13 Labour has a leadership election, and ends up with the same leader

12 Adele hits a rare bum note at the Grammys

11 Game of Thrones breaks records at the Emmys

10 The Hillsborough inquests find that 96 football fans were unlawfully killed at the FA Cup semi-final in 1989

9 The final bell rang for the "Greatest" as Muhammed Ali died at the age of 74

8 Beyonce hits the bulls eye at the VMA'S

7 The Panama Papers - the biggest data leak in history reveals how the rich avoid paying their taxes

6 Gene Wilder dies at 83

5 Wales and Iceland win hearts at Euro 2016 - Portugal win the trophy

4 TeamGB leave Rio with a sackful of medals after Britain's most successful modern Olympics

3 David Bowie's death in January shocks the world, coming just two days after the release of his new album "Blackstar"

2 It's Brexit - Britain votes by 52% to 48% to leave the European Union

1 Donald J Trump wins the American Presidential election.