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Morning Headlines: Mon., August 20

Here's a look at the stories we're following right now. What are you reading this morning?

Senate Candidate Provokes Ire With 'Legitimate Rape' Comment

Cautious moves on foreclosures haunting Obama

'Top Gun' director dies after jumping off bridge

Assange asks Obama to release leak suspect

Dozens of wildfires raging in 10 western states

USS Constitution marks 200th anniversary of naval victory

Death sentence with reprieve in China murder

Exclusive: FBI probed GOP trip with drinking, nudity in Israel

Niall Ferguson says the president has to go | Paul Krugman responds