Today’s Most Popular Stories 07.31.09

Each day, Ashley Estill surfs your sites for the most popular stories of the day. Here are the top headlines for July 31, 2009:

Washington Post: House Passes Bill to Prolong ‘Cash for Clunkers’

Washington Times: Economy declined a modest 1% last quarter

Washington Examiner: Congress approves $2,000,000,000 more to fund “cash for clunkers”

N.Y. Times: So Far, It’s the Summer That Isn’t

L.A. Times: GDP beats expectations in second quarter

USA Today: Tiger back in the mix at Buick Open after second-round 63

CQ Politics: New Alaska Governor More Popular Than Palin

The Hill: Veterans groups have ‘grave concerns’ on health bill

Politico: Henry Waxman gets deal on health bill

ABC News: Political Punch: Pentagon Releases New Images of Air Force One Flyover

CBS News: Hot Wall Street Caps Best July in 20 Years

Fox News: Not So Suite Life: Family Wants Out of Living Alone in 32-Story Condo

MSNBC News: House votes to restrict Wall Street pay

CNN: Florida couple’s slaying was a contract hit, source says

Wall Street Journal: Hollywood Destroys the World

NPR: Congress Armed For Health Care Battle During Recess

Roll Call: Altercation Prompts New Concerns About Bachus’ Leadership

National Journal: The Missing Case For Empathy