News World Cup, Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain top 2018 Google searches by New Yorkers Coming in fourth and fifth were Mac Miller and Black Panther, respectively. From left: Kate Spade, Mac Miller and Demi Lovato were among the most Googled items in New York City and the nation in 2018. Photo Credit: Photos by Getty Images By Ivan Pereira firstname.lastname@example.org @IvanPer4 Updated December 12, 2018 3:00 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email The World Cup and celebrity deaths were among the topics most searched by New Yorkers this year, according to Google. The online search giant released its data for the top searches of 2018 on Wednesday, reporting this year's global soccer tournament as the most queried topic among city users. The 2018 World Cup was also the most-searched topic nationwide. The following top searches among city dwellers dealt with the suicides of prominent New Yorkers Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain. Rapper Mac Miller, who died of a drug overdose in September, was the fourth most-searched item, Google said. Marvel's blockbuster movie "Black Panther" ranked fifth on the most-searched list. Below are some other notable "tops" pulled from nationwide searches: Top news search: World Cup Top celebrity search: Demi Lovato Top actor search: Logan Paul Top athlete search: Tristan Thompson Top politician search: Stacey Abrams Top "loss" search: Mac Miller Top musicians search: Demi Lovato Top movie search: Black Panther Top songs search: Bohemian Rhapsody Top TV show search: Roseanne Top video game search: Fortnite By Ivan Pereira email@example.com @IvanPer4 Ivan has been a staff reporter with amNewYork since May 2012 and covers breaking news, politics and enterprise stories. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.