Two major disasters captured the public's attention more than any other major stories in 2010, but Americans also kept a consistent eye on the nation's struggling economy. Read more
AP (Associated Press) Top Ten. 1. Gulf oil spill, 2. Health care overhaul, 3. U.S. elections, 4. U.S. economy, 5. Haiti earthquake, 6. Tea Party movement, 7. Chili mine rescue, 8. Iraq, 9. Wikileaks, 10. Afghanistan.