Morning Headlines: Monday, August 19

Updated
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center, walks in Union City, N.J., on Aug. 6, 2013, during a National Night Out Against Crime celebration.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center, walks in Union City, N.J., on Aug. 6, 2013, during a National Night Out Against Crime celebration.
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Here’s what we’re reading this morning. What’s caught your eye?

David Plouffe: Chris Christie would be ‘very strong’ general election candidate, but he ‘can’t win’ GOP nom

RNC unanimously votes to bar NBC and CNN from 2016 primary debates

Fmr. top Romney advisor Eric Fehrnstrom: Attacking the media is a loser’s game

Fox will not produce NBC Hillary miniseries after all

DNC: The Republican Party wants to ‘speak to even fewer voters’

Giuliani to co-host fundraiser for Chris Christie

Boston Herald: Scott Brown exploring potential presidential run

Maureen Dowd on the Clintons: Money, money, money, money

36 Muslim Brotherhood prisoners killed on Sunday

More than 1,000 people killed so far in Egypt

John McCain on Egypt: We have no strategy and no credibility

Lindsey Graham: We’re headed towards Algeria

UK detains Glenn Greenwald’s partner for nine hours under anti-terror laws

Greenwald responds in op-ed: This will just embolden us even furter to reveal secrets

President Obama blasts GOP in weekly address for ‘working hard to confuse people’

Report: Bank hit with bribery investigation over hiring in China

NYT poll shows New Yorkers deeply divided over Bloomberg’s legacy

Ray Kelly on MTP: no doubt more people will die without stop-and-frisk policy

President to meet with financial regulators on Dodd-Frank implementation… three years after law passed

More than 1,000 firefighters battle wildfire threatening over 2,000 Idaho homes

North Korea agrees to South’s proposal on family reunions

The Butler wins the weekend Man orders safe online; it arrives with 285 pounds of marijuana inside

Police chastise citizens of CT town for 911 calls during cable outage

You can now buy a drone of your own on Amazon

Morning Headlines: Monday, August 19

Updated