Each day, Ashley Estill surfs your sites for the most popular stories of the day. Here are the top headlines for October 15, 2009:
Washington Post: Can Obama Accept the Nobel?
Washington Times: U.S. troop funds diverted to pet projects
Washington Examiner: 53 House Republicans call on Obama to fire Kevin Jennings
USA Today: Boy feared to be in balloon found at home
CQ Politics: Reid Reintroduces Himself to Nevada Voters
Politico: Breaking the last racial taboo
MSNBC News: Little-known Egyptian is key al-Qaida figure
Wall Street Journal: A Decadent Nobel
Roll Call: Stock Rises for Three Senators
National Journal: Buses Get Their Own ‘Clunkers’ Program
Bloomberg News: Google’s Profit, Sales Top Estimates as Ads Recover
Talking Points Memo: Fourth-Grader To Obama: Why Do People Hate You?