Today’s Most Popular Stories 1.7.14


Trending topics and the headlines driving clicks around town. Here are the day’s most popular stories for Tuesday, January 7, 2014.

Washington PostWhat the Hillary Clinton campaign-in-waiting means for Republicans

Washington TimesBREAK UP: Will California splinter into 6 states? Voters, Congress could soon decide

Washington Examiner:  Obama to meet with chief critics, defenders of NSA spying

Washington City PaperMarion Barry Considers His Options in Mayor’s Race

USA Today: Voluntary government checkpoints spark backlash

The Hill:  Candidate accuses Democrat of trying to buy him out of Kentucky Senate race

PoliticoWhy the GOP could win it all in 2014

Roll CallWhy It Didn’t Work for Liz Cheney

National JournalThe Cheney Brand Is Dead

Daily Caller: Is Rare really just a wolf in sheep’s clothing?

WTOP: Another temperature swing in store

ABC 7: Water pipe bursts at Reagan National Airport

NBC 4: Md. Cops assaulted at underage drinking party

CBS 9: Officers assaulted at underage drinking party in Damascus

Fox 5: One million dollar Powerball ticket sold in Maryland