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Iraq under attack and other headlines

Morning headlines: Iraq said to seek U.S. airstrikes against militants, why VA voters turned on Cantor, TX Gov. Rick Perry opines on homosexuality.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry, center, talks to reporters after driving up in a Tesla Motors Type S electric car in Sacramento, Calif., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Perry...

Iraq said to seek U.S. strikes on militants. (NY Times)

After taking Mosul and Tikrit, militants vow to march on Baghdad. (NBC News)

Pres. Obama rejects idea that Cantor loss killed immigration reform. (Washington Post)

Virginia voters explain why they soured on Cantor. (Wall Street Journal)

Why didn't the data-driven media see Eric Cantor's defeat coming? (NY Times)

Oregon high school shooter identified. (The Oregonian)

TX Gov. Rick Perry compares homosexuality to alcoholism. (San Francisco Chronicle)

Drive carefully, it's toad crossing time. (AP)

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