Media Relations The most-popular news stories of 2011 An ambitious blogger asked some of the biggest media outlets to identify their top stories this year—and they obliged. Here’s what they said. By Kevin Allen@kevin_j_allenDec. 9, 2011 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content Unlike many of us, Lucey went the extra mile and emailed these news organizations to learn the answer. He published his findings here, and for that, we salute him. Here’s what some of the bigger outlets told him their top stories were: To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.