Christie lounges with family on beach at park he shut down

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie spent part of Sunday lounging with his family on a beach at a state park he ordered closed to the public amid a government shutdown that showed little sign of ending.

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  • Written by By MICHAEL CATALINI and BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI, Associated Press

Man facing murder charges in road-rage slaying of woman, 18


WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man was in custody Sunday for what a prosecutor called the "savage" and "senseless" death of a recent high school graduate shot in the head during a road-rage confrontation as the two tried to merge in a single lane.


IS women suicide bombers hit back in Mosul; 15 die in Iraq


MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — The Islamic State group is striking back as Iraqi forces are on the cusp of full victory in Mosul, sending women suicide bombers to target soldiers as the battle for the country's second-largest city nears its end. At least 15 people were killed in the latest assaults across Iraq, officials said Monday.


  • Written by By ANDREA ROSA, Associated Press

Trump tweets mock video of him beating CNN, sparks criticism


BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump crowned his weekend rage against the news media with a mock video that shows him pummeling a man in a business suit — his face obscured by the CNN logo — outside a wrestling ring.

  • Written by By CATHERINE LUCEY, Associated Press