Posted on July 20, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.
 Protesters gather outside the Mexican Consulate, Friday, July 18, 2014, in Austin, Texas.  Prospects for action on the U.S.-Mexico border crisis faded Thursday as lawmakers traded accusations rather than solutions, raising chances that Congress will go into its summer recess without doing anything about the tens of thousands of migrant children streaming into South Texas.

Posted on July 20, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.
 President Barack Obama signs the stop-gap spending bill to keep the Highway Trust Fund solvent, Thursday, July 17, 2014, at the Port of Wilmington in Wilmington, Del., near the Interstate 495 Bridge.

Posted on July 20, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.
 In this Nov. 5, 2012, photo, Todd Akin, then a Missouri Republican Senate candidate, campaigns in Florissant, Mo. Akin, whose “legitimate rape” comments during the 2012 U.S. Senate campaign were roundly criticized now says he was wrong to apologize. Akin says in a new book that his remarks on whether abortion should be legal in cases of rape were taken out of context and led to his “political assassination” and betrayal by GOP allies. Akin lost to Democrat Claire McCaskill.

Posted on July 20, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.
Behind the Lens
 Wesley Fluke races back to the start line to pick up the second keg during the keg race at the Strongman Competition at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair Saturday, July 19, 2014. Competitors compete at pulling a tractor, throwing heavy logs, carrying kegs up a steep hill as well as an obstacle course.

Posted on July 20, 2014 at 1:38 p.m.
 Led by volunteer police chaplain Jim Bontrager, second from left, about 80 or 90 people ended a meeting about police relations with a prayer Friday night at Agape Missionary Baptist Church.
Posted on July 20, 2014 at 8:20 a.m.
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