World News Now: Wednesday, June 11, 2014

In today's headlines: Eric Cantor defeated by Tea Party challenger; Iraqi city of Mosul under siege.
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Transcript for World News Now: Wednesday, June 11, 2014
ABC's world news -- I don't fans online and -- -- nine and I'm John -- with top stories on this Wednesday June 11 major political upset for one of the most powerful Republicans in the country Eric Cantor the number two GOP lawmaker in the house. Was beaten in the primary by a Tea Party candidate -- -- lost to date -- a political unknown renal low budget campaign. -- was widely thought it'd be possibly the next speaker of the house. It's possible -- cancer could run as a write in candidate but it's not clear whether he will do so. Thousands are fleeing Iraqi city of Mosul this morning after it was taken over by an Al -- -- linked group. Milton sees the governor's headquarters and rampaged through police stations military bases and the airport -- security forces collapse and abandoned their posts. During the Iraq War more than 200 American troops -- their lives. Trying to secure the city. A frightened little -- found itself in some fast moving flood waters firefighters in Kansas City, Missouri making two unsuccessful attempts to rescue it. Luckily those flood waters eventually receded enough for animal control officers to capture the -- and relocated to a wildlife facility. Finally to a group of girls who look like eight could be playing an -- College Softball championship game. But -- -- not been about a dozen years for now the members of the pair land Texas power were all stars. We'll have to be satisfied with their undefeated season they are six years old. And they just racked up a string up forty five's to -- wins -- five straight win. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Injured -- terrific we'll get more news any time at abcnews.com. -- nine and I'm John Mueller -- who -- This is ABC's world news now available anytime anywhere you wanted it. Can smell.

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