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House Freedom Caucus signs off on GOP health care plan

House Republicans have tried to come together to amend the health care proposal, with interesting results. "When they say something about us, they are projecting their own views", Pelosi said of Republican criticism on the Democrats" negotiating tactics.

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Three drown, 13 missing as river jetty collapses in Bengal's Hooghly district

According to reports, bodies of a young male and a woman were recovered from yesterday's accident site in the morning. "Thirteen people are still missing", Hooghly Superintendent of Police Sukesh Jain told IANS over the phone. The local residents have also blamed the district administration for the incident. Meanwhile, 20 boats of disaster management department searched both banks of the river from Serampore to Tribeni, a stretch of around 30 km, for bodies.

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WB Finance Minister refutes charges of Amit Shah

Accusing the Trinamool Congress state government of unleashing "unprecedented torture" on the people, Shah insisted on forming a "people's government" in the state under the leadership of BJP. Modi, the state's chief minister till he became the prime minister, drew rapturous crowds during a road show in Surant earlier this month, reaffirming his unmatched crowd-pulling ability.

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Mamata Banerjee having BJP phobia: Amit Shah

Some residents regretted that they could not meet him due to a surging crowd. But, he asserted, whatever be the scale of violence, lotus would bloom here. Bouyed by its success in the bye-poll in West Bengal's Kanthi Dakshin Assembly seat on April 9, where it came second, the BJP is now eyeing a victory in the state's local body elections next year.

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Sharapova returns to tennis after 15-month doping ban

Sharapova should also try to dictate play using her powerful groundstrokes and her sliding on the surface would also get her out of trouble when she is on the defense. I know (Sharapova) is important for the WTA, for tennis, for everything. Vinci ended her barren run with a hold of serve and did so again in her next service game to remain on the coat-tails of Sharapova at 4-3.

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2 hurt in ship explosion in Atlantic Ocean flown to Azores

The captain initially reported one fatality and three other crewmembers who suffered severe burns. The Canadian Coast Guard also responded to the request and diverted two warships with physician assistants aboard, which were estimated to arrive at the scene after midnight.