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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., right, and Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., react at a joke from Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., center, as he jokes while speaking at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, March 24, 2017. Republican leaders have abruptly pulled their troubled health care overhaul bill off the House floor, short of votes and eager to avoid a humiliating defeat for President Donald Trump and GOP leaders.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
No repeal for 'Obamacare' _ a humiliating defeat for TrumpIn a humiliating setback, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders pulled their "Obamacare" repeal bill off the House floor Friday after it became clear the measure would fail badly
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Pope Francis poses with the heads of State and of the EU institutions for a family photo in the Sistine Chapel at the end of an audience at the Vatican, Friday, March 24, 2017. The pontiff is receiving leaders of EU countries the day before an European Union summit in Rome to highlight the 60th anniversary of the bloc's foundation on March 25, 2017. (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Via AP)
The Latest: White House congratulates European UnionThe White House Office of the Press Secretary released a statement congratulating the European Union on the sixtieth anniversary of the 1957 Treaties of Rome and the founding of the European Economic Community
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Former Oklahoma senator in court for child prostitution caseA former Oklahoma state senator charged with child prostitution will have a preliminary hearing conference next month
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1.4M Illinois job seekers may have had personal data hackedThe governor's office says about 1.4 million Illinois job seekers are affected after one of the state's employment security agency vendors was hacked
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump overlooks his Obamacare promiseAP FACT CHECK: Trump overlooks his promise when says he never promised to replace "Obamacare" in his first couple of months
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Lebanese businessman appears in US court in sanctions caseA Lebanese businessman who the United States says has provided millions of dollars to the Hezbollah militant group has pleaded not guilty to federal criminal charges
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Tillerson to attend NATO summit he originally was to skipSecretary of State Rex Tillerson will attend a major NATO foreign ministers meeting after all
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In this photo taken Feb. 21, 2017, Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash. speaks at a news conference in Seattle. Murray both said Friday, March 24, 2017, that she believes the Denver-based appeals court judge has ruled too often against workers and in favor of corporations. Murray said she is also opposing Gorsuch because of "chaos" in President Donald Trump's administration.  (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Democrats oppose Gorsuch, say he rules against workersFive more Democrats say they will vote against Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch and will support a filibuster against him
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House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. leaves after telling the news media that he has pulled the health care overhaul bill, Friday, March 24, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Speaking about the failure of health care bill: Ryan said: 'We came really close today, but we came up short.' (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Speaker Ryan falls short in first test of Trump presidencySpeaker Paul Ryan guaranteed a win on the Republican plan to dismantle Barack Obama's health care law
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Some parts of Obamacare working well, problems with othersHouse Speaker Paul Ryan says the country will be living with "Obamacare" for the "foreseeable future."
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Janella Williams receives treatment at Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Lawrence, Kan., Friday, March 24, 2017. The 45-year-old graphic designer receives medication from an intravenous drip for a neurological disorder, getting the drugs that she says allow her to walk. Under her Affordable Care Act plan, she pays $480 a month for coverage and has an out-of-pocket maximum of $3,500 a year. If she were to lose it, she wouldn’t be able to afford the $13,000-a-year out-of-pocket maximum under her husband’s insurance. Her treatments cost about $90,000 every seven weeks. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
After health care bill's withdrawal, elation and angerSome Americans breathed a sigh of relief and others are having their patience tested as the long-running debate on health care goes even longer
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FILE - In this May 5, 2014, file photo, a voter walks past a "Please Have Photo ID Ready" sign as he enters an early-voting polling place in downtown Little Rock, Ark. Arkansas lawmakers approved a measure requiring voters to show photo identification before casting a ballot, and Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed it Friday, March 24, 2017. A similar bill was struck down by a court more than two years ago. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)
Arkansas governor signs bill reinstating voter ID lawArkansas' governor has signed a measure requiring voters to show photo identification before casting a ballot, reinstating a voter ID law that was struck down by the state's highest court more than two years ago
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