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Morning Brief: January 24

by Stephanie Colombini
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Morning Brief: January 24

Gage Skidmore, Flickr

Feds have subpoenaed the New Jersey GOP in GW Bridge investigation.

The U.S. Attorney's Office has subpoenaed New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's re-election campaign and the state Republican Party in GWB investigation continues [NY Times]

Weather

Expect today to be a little warmer, with highs of 19 and mostly sunny weather.  Tonight should be about the same, with lows around 17. [Full Forecast]

Need to Know

Metro North Railroad at a standstill last night, with commuters waiting up to two hours [NY Daily News]

Real-life "GoodFellas" arrested for historic Kennedy Airport heist [NY Daily News]

Westchester police chief accused of possessing child pornography [Journal News]

The New York Yankees nab a new pitcher in a $155 million deal. [ESPN]

Sports

The New York Knicks host the Charlotte Bobcats tonight at 7:30

The Brooklyn Nets host the Dallas Mavericks tonight at 7:30

The New Jersey Devils host the Washington Capitals tonight at 7

Weekend Alert: The New Jersey Devils and the New York Rangers battle it out at the Prudential Center Sunday at 12:30

On Stage Tonight

Delorean, Mas Ysa @ Music Hall of Williamsburg; 8

Private Concert for Fordham Students ft. Dr. Dog, Emily Blumenthal @ Lincoln Center Campus; 5 (doors)

Today in History

In 1908, Robert Baden-Powell organized the first Boy Scout troop in England.

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