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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Declines to Say if Trump Is Qualified to Be POTUS

ABC News(NEW YORK) --  Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell declined Sunday to say if Donald Trump, his party's presumptive presidential candidate, is qualified to be president."Well, look, I think it's no question that he's made a number of mistakes over the last few weeks. I think they're beginning to right the ship. It's a long time until November. And the burden obviously will be on him to convince people that he can handle this job," McConnell said on ABC's This Week.Pressed by ABC Chief ...

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Cincinnati Reds Retire Pete Rose's Number After Hall of Fame Induction

iStock/Thinkstock(CINCINNATI) -- It was a special weekend in Cincinnati as the Reds honored the all-time hit king and one of their greatest teams.The team celebrated the 40th anniversary of the 1976 World Series championship team and inducted Pete Rose into the team's Hall of Fame.It's official. #14forever pic.twitter.com/98X1cgczvm— Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) June 26, 2016Rose delivered a speech thanking the fans for their support, Rose said he accomplished all he did for them."You never realized this after all these years, that I was ...

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Eleven Hurt When Roller Coaster Crashes Near Children's Attraction at Scottish Theme Park

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- At least 11 people were hurt -- including nine children -- when a roller coaster at a Scottish theme park came off the rails today and crashed near a children's attraction, police said.Lanarkshire, Scotland, police told ABC News that emergency services were responding to the incident at M&D's theme park in Motherwell, about a half-hour from Glasglow.The 11 people were all being treated a local hospitals, but details of their injuries were not available, police said.A spokesperson for M&D's said in a ...

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British Ambassador on Brexit: 'We're Not Going to Disappear from the World Stage'

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) --  British Ambassador to the United States Kim Darroch was clear Sunday about England's position following the United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union: "We're not going to disappear from the world stage. We will still be important players and America's closest ally,” he said."There's going to be a period of uncertainty while we work out this new relationship with Europe," Darroch said on This Week. "But we are a strong country, a stable country. We will work it out in our usual ...

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Roller Coaster Crashes Near Children's Attraction at Scottish Theme Park

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A roller coaster at a Scottish theme park came off the rails today and crashed into a nearby children's attraction, according to BBC reports and posts on social media.Lanarkshire, Scotland, police told ABC News that emergency services were responding to the incident at M&D's theme park in Motherwell, about a half-hour from Glasglow.A spokesperson for M&D's said in a statement that "a serious incident occurred at M&D's today involving the tsunami rollercoaster. We have all emergency services on site to assist. The ...

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Abortion, Corruption and Gun Ownership Still To Be Decided by the Supreme Court

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) --  The Supreme Court only has one scheduled day left this term, and that means the justices are expected to hand down opinions in the remaining cases on Monday.Those include cases on abortion, government corruption and a ban on gun ownership by individuals convicted of domestic violence offenses.Last week the Court gave a big win to supporters of affirmative action, allowing race to be used as a factor when accepting applicants to universities. An even divide between the justices also effectively knocked down the ...

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Officer Killed On Duty Honored by Police Force in Widow's Maternity Photo Shoot

iStock/Thinkstock(GREENVILLE, N.C.) --  A widow, who lost her police officer husband in the line of duty while she was expecting, decided to honor him in a maternity photo shoot that's gone viral.Officer Allen Jacobs died March 18 in Greenville, South Carolina.His widow Meghan Jacobs is pregnant with their third child -- a baby girl to be named Lennox -- who is due in July.  To honor her late husband, Meghan Jacobs, with the help of a friend of more than 15 years, photographer Jessie Ellex, ...

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