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A leopard wandered into an Indian village and mauled six people, according to reports. Officers tried to tranquilize the big cat but were unsuccessful; they eventually injured it and took it to a veterinary clinic, where it died. Some of the attacks were caught on film – you can see the photos by clicking on the link above. The images are not graphic.

Quotes of note

"It has some good principles in it." - House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.

"This proposal raises serious implications for defense and would not allow us to perform our constitutional responsibility to provide for the safety and security of our country." - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Calif.

Both were talking about the “Gang of Six” deficit plan.

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