Afternoon Lede Check – 6.12.14

Iraq crumbling as territory falls to militants, Kurds. Support for McCarthy. And floods threaten the region.

From WaPo to WJLA, here are the stories that are leading your homepages today, after the jump…

The Washington PostIraq crumbling as territory falls to militants, Kurds

USA TodayIraq ‘inching toward a civil war’

POLITICO: W.H.: Iraq options don’t include ground troops

The HillSupport surges for McCarthy

Roll CallSad, Shocked, Oblivious: The Capitol Reacts to Cantor Defeat

Daily Caller: Actually, They Knew – Obama Admin Knew About VA’s Secret Wait Lists For Years

The Washington TimesCaught off guard by al Qaeda uprising, Obama considers more aid to Iraq

National JournalKevin McCarthy on Path to Take No. 2 House Leadership Job

Washington ExaminerVote on Keystone XL pipeline set for Senate panel

Huffington Post Politics: CAUSE OF DEATH – BOEHNER SHIFTS BLAME TO OBAMA

WTOP: Flash Flood Warnings in effect in Md., Va.

ABC 7: Flash Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday evening

NBC 4: Flash Flood Warnings in Md., Va.

CBS 9: Iraq War Veteran reacts to crisis

Fox 5: Flash Flood Watch in effect until midnight for most of DC area