Congress faces high price for border inaction

Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, talks with reporters about the border crisis, veterans' health care, and future funding, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, July 24, 2014. House Republicans and Senate Democrats are at an impasse on dealing with tens of thousands of young migrants showing up at the southern border, leaving any solution unclear with Congress' annual August recess looming. (AP Photo)Lawmakers could end up paying more to address immigration crisis.



FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World Cup despite pressure

Ecuador's forward Jefferson Montero kicks the ball during the Group E football match against France at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 25, 2014GENEVA (AP) — FIFA rejected calls to move the 2018 World Cup from Russia, saying the tournament "can achieve positive change."



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Judge: Defendant in 9/11 Gitmo case to be tried separately

Undated photo released January 17, 2002 by the U.S. Government of Ramzi Binalshibh, one of five susp..MIAMI (AP) — A military judge has ruled that one of five prisoners at the Guantanamo Bay naval base charged in the Sept. 11 attack should be tried separately from his co-defendants.



Vatican staff gets surprise lunch guest

Pope Francisnhas lunch at the Vatican workers' cafeteria, FridayBut a cafeteria cashier balks at handing Pope Francis the bill.





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