Chokehold cop’s story and other headlines

Officer told Grand Jury he meant no harm to Eric Garner. (NY Times)

A guide to what happens next in the Eric Garner case. (New York Magazine)

A.G. Eric Holder plans ‘Institute of Justice’ after he leaves office. (Time)

Obama meets with McConnell ahead of budget deadline. (Wall Street Journal)

Ted Cruz urges House GOP to ‘stand up’ to Obama on immigration orders. (The Hill)

George Washington Bridge scandal report from NJ legislative panel to be released Monday. (NJ Advance)

To protect integrity of Iowa caucuses, top state Republican officials won’t take sides in 2016. (Politico)

al Qaeda group in Yemen threatens to kill American journalist. (Washington Post)

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Chokehold cop's story and other headlines