Today’s Most Popular Stories 12.12.13

By Patrick Tutwiler Comment


Trending topics and the headlines driving clicks around town. Here are the day’s most popular stories for Wednesday, December 11, 2013.

Washington Post: Firm that employed fake interpreter for deaf at Mandela memorial service has ‘vanished’

Washington Times: Obama’s Afghanistan experts stumped on U.S. death toll, war costs during hearing

Washington Examiner:  Sen. Dick Durbin to join fast in support of immigration reform

Washington City Paper: D.C. Voters Love Ballot Initiatives. Why Doesn’t the D.C. Council?

USA Today:  House appears likely to approve budget deal 

The Hill:  Cruz: Budget deal ‘deeply…

Politico: Lament of the plutocrats: Why Wall Street is fed up

Roll Call: Congress Can Act on Immigration Before Year’s End | Commentary

National Journal: John Boehner: Conservative Groups’ Reaction to Budget Deal Is ‘Ridiculous’

Daily Caller:  Boehner says conservative groups ‘misleading their followers,’ have ‘lost all credibility’

ABC 7: “Knockout Game” hits another victim in D.C.

NBC 4: AU Lockdown Lifted, Involved Off-Duty Officer

CBS 9:American University lockdown lifted after report of gunman on campus