Trending topics and the headlines driving clicks around town. Here are the day’s most popular stories for Wednesday, January 8, 2014.
Washington Times: Poverty level under Obama breaks 50-year record
Washington Examiner: White House says Obama not propping up Joe Biden
Washington City Paper: Coming soon: the Metro fare system of the future
USA Today: Emails tie Christie aide to bridge clash
Politico: Jobless benefits advance in Senate