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Ex-ally: Gov. Christie seemed happy about bridge gridlock

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie was told about the epic 2013 traffic jam at the George Washington Bridge while it was underway, seemed happy about it and joked sarcastically that there was nothing political going on, a former loyalist testified Tuesday in the scandal that helped destroy Christie's White House ambitions.

WORLD

Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord

CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — After a half-century of combat that spilled blood across this South American nation, Colombians have embarked on a new, but difficult path to settle their political differences with the signing of a historic peace accord between the government and leftist rebels.

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SPORTS

Conor McGregor to fight in UFC’s New York debut Nov. 12

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Conor McGregor will fight for Eddie Alvarez's lightweight title in the UFC's debut in New York.

Falcons offense keeps building steam in 45-32 win vs. Saints

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — For all of Dan Quinn's background as a defensive specialist, the Atlanta Falcons' second-year coach is fielding an offense about as good as anyone right now.

SPORTS

Wade excited to join hometown Bulls

CHICAGO (AP) — When Dwyane Wade was a free agent in 2010, he got a Chicago Bulls jersey when he met with his hometown team. He took it home, put it on and took a picture. Then he deleted it.

Ortiz, Bradley HRs carry surging Red Sox past Orioles 5-2

BALTIMORE (AP) — With 40-year-old David Ortiz leading the way, the Boston Red Sox are putting substantial distance between themselves and their pursuers in the AL East.

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