Today’s Top Stories, 1.15.14

By Nick Massella Comment


Trending topics and the headlines driving clicks around town. Here are the day’s top stories for Wednesday, January 15, 2014.

The Washington PostSenate report: Benghazi attack was preventable

Washington TimesRNC to join Rand Paul’s fight to protect privacy of Americans overseas

Washington Examiner: Senate Intelligence panel: Benghazi attack was preventable

Washington City Paper: The Art of the Steal: A Brief History of Museum Theft in D.C.

USA TodayHouse passes $1 trillion spending bill

The Hill: House easily passes $1T omnibus spending bill with 359-67 vote

POLITICOHouse approves budget, averting shutdown

Roll CallLast Hurrahs for 5 Retiring Senate Chairmen

National JournalI Got Nuthin…Democratic presidential hopeful has nothing nice to say about Obama’s presidency

WTOP: Courtney Love defends tweet in first Twitter libel trial

ABC 7: Marijuana Decriminalization Bill moves on to D.C. Council

NBC 4: Navy Jet Pilot Rescued After Crash Off Virginia Coast

CBS 9: Police: Witnesses get shot at by robbery suspects

Fox 5: