Today’s Most Popular Stories 7.18.11

Every afternoon we surf your sites for the most popular stories of the day. Here are the top headlines for July 18, 2011:

Washington Post: Sean Hoare, News of the World whistleblower, found dead, Guardian reports

Washington Times: Many states celebrate surpluses as Congress struggles with debt

Washington Examiner: Author who debunked Obama insurance tale doesn’t want to talk

Bloomberg: Republicans Pressing for a Balanced Budget Fail to Deliver Details on How

USA Today: Shaun White rages out on Justin Timberlake

NPR: ‘News Of The World’ Whistleblower Found Dead

The Hill: Obama officially threatens to veto ‘cut, cap and balance’

Politico: John Boehner, Eric Cantor back at table with President Obama

Roll Call: RNC to Post $19M in Second Quarter

National Journal: PICTURES: Where Hill People Go To College

The New Republic: David Thomson on Films: ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2’

The Daily Caller: Herman Cain: Tennessee mosque builders want Sharia law