Today’s Most Popular Stories 12.20.13

By Patrick Tutwiler Comment


Trending topics and the headlines driving clicks around town. Here are the day’s most popular stories for Friday, December 20, 2013.

Washington Post: Story of the year

Washington Times: Breaking Fad: Alligators becoming the new pit bulls for drug dealers, cops say

Washington Examiner:  President defends Obamacare, says 2013 wasn’t bad year

Washington City Paper: The 2013 Encyclopedia of D.C.

USA Today: ‘Duck Dynasty’ family: No show without Phil

The Hill:  GOP requests criminal probe of intel czar

Politico: Matalin, Carville recall finding ‘Love’

Roll Call: The 4 Types of House Retirements to Come

National Journal: Actual Politicians Respond to ‘Duck Dynasty’ Star’s Comments About Genitals

Daily Caller: Poll: Chris Christie tops potential 2016 GOP presidential field in Mississippi

WTOP: The most annoying word of 2013

ABC 7: Officials: MPD officer tried to kill wife in Maryland

NBC 4: DC police officer indicted; accused of trying to kill wife

CBS 9: Laura Yoho loses battle with cancer; surrogate brings daughter into world