The nation in brief

Posted: January 10, 2014 at 3:52 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “I am responsible for what happens under my watch. I am heartbroken that someone I permitted into that circle of trust for the last five years betrayed my trust.” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, in an apology for a four-day traffic jam in Fort Lee, whose mayor didn’t endorse him for re-election, that was caused by lane closings triggered by an aide as political revenge

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