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Ashby's flying start in America's Cup final

Other than the Kiwis remaining fast in light conditions, there's not much of a conclusion to draw yet. The Oracle skipper got a taste of his own medicine after going 3-0 down in the America's Cup this morning. Burling, who has won Olympic gold and silver medals with grinder Blair Tuke, again appeared unflappable. Glenn Ashby and Team NZ 3-0 up in America's Cup .

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Dozens arrested after disability advocates protest at McConnell's office

The four men - Ted Cruz of Texas, Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, Mike Lee of Utah and Rand Paul of Kentucky - issued a joint statement in which they said they are willing to negotiate before the full Senate considers the controversial health care bill .

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New Zealand sitting pretty in Bermuda

Land Rover BAR team principal and skipper Sir Ben Ainslie said: "We could not be prouder of the Land Rover BAR Academy winning the Red Bull Youth America's Cup". It looked amusing then to us. Spithill said Oracle was going back out on the water later Saturday to practice. "We changed everything", he said. Spithill was widely reckoned to have the advantage over young Kiwi helmsman Peter Burling , a seven-time world champion and Olympic gold medalist in the 49er class in Rio a year ...

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State Budget Passes, Marijuana Bill Blocked

Members of the Vermont House of Representatives decided late last night to block a marijuana depenalization measure, H. The House would have needed to agree to suspend legislative rules so that it could have been considered during the current veto session.

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India, Portugal sign 11 pacts to boost bilateral ties

Modi will visit Portugal on Saturday before his trip to the U.S. on June 26 and is expected to be on a whirlwind tour to the Netherlands on June 27. He said, Portuguese economic rebound and strong growth in India offer excellent opportunities for the two countries. "We're certainly eager to deepen the strategic partnership with India", he said.

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Darjeeling crisis: GJM chief Bimal Gurung threatens to intensify stir

The Calcutta High Court today directed that notice be served on the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung by all means possible in a PIL challenging the indefinite bandh called by the party in the Darjeeling hills. Other states should react responsibly. "The fulfillment of the constitutional demand of the people of the Darjeeling hills, which is deeply connected with the national identity of the Indian Gorkhas , will provide long-awaited justice to their patriotism", he added.