Today’s Most Popular Stories 07.07.09

Each day, Ashley Estill surfs your sites for the most popular stories of the day. Here are the top headlines for July 7, 2009:

Washington Post: Obama: U.S., Russia Not Destined to Be Adversaries

Washington Times: EXCLUSIVE: Israel declines to ask U.S. to OK Iran attack

Washington Examiner: Franken sworn in as Minnesota senator

N.Y. Times: U.S. Considers Curbs on Speculative Trading of Oil

L.A. Times: Michael Jackson hailed during emotional memorial service

USA Today: Jackson’s daughter: He was ‘best father you could imagine’

CQ Politics: Specter Loyal Democrat Since Party Switch, Vote Study Shows

The Hill: Rep. Lewis blasts King for speaking ‘evil’ of Jackson

Politico: State party votes to censure Mark Sanford

ABC News: Ruth Madoff Free to Travel As Prosecutors Return Her Passport

CBS News: Hundreds Of Armed Chinese March On Muslims

Fox News: Police Say South Carolina Spree Killer Had Long Rap Sheet

MSNBC News: Bodies in Tanzania may be from crash

CNN: Palin: ‘I am not a quitter; I am a fighter’

Wall Street Journal: Drug Firms See Poorer Nations as Sales Cure

NPR: States Look To Cigarettes To Bridge Budget Gaps

Roll Call: Murphy Unclear on Timing of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Repeal

National Journal: Top Officials Pitch Climate Bill To Senators