Spirit of St. Louis Airport http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Morning headlines: Monday, August 27, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-monday-august-27-2012 <p><strong>Romney accuses Democrats of using Akin to attack Republican Party</strong></p><p>In the run up to his party's nomination for president this week, Republican Mitt Romney is again distancing himself from embattled Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin.</p><p>The presumptive Republican Presidential nominee told Fox News on Sunday morning that Democrats are using the uproar over Akin's comments on rape and abortion to attack the rest of the Republican Party.</p> Mon, 27 Aug 2012 14:31:20 +0000 Julie Bierach, Tim Lloyd & The Associated Press 4417 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Monday, August 27, 2012