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As The GOP Tries To Dismantle Obamacare, Its Approval Rating Goes Up

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The new administration is working with Congress to overhaul the health care system. Many more people have insurance since the Affordable Care Act. Donald Trump has promised "insurance for everybody."

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Divided States: Sometimes It's Better Not To Talk About Politics

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As part of a follow-up to our Divided States series, we hear from Trump supporter Jon Jackson, a veteran who owns a farm in Georgia, and Diana Font, a businesswoman and lifelong Republican, who voted for Hillary Clinton.

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Donald Trump Has Plans To Hit The Ground Running

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Trump plans to move quickly after taking office to implement his agenda. Some actions will take the shape of executive orders. Others, legislation, which could move rapidly through a GOP Congress.

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Donald Trump To Be Sworn In As The 45th U.S. President

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President-elect Trump and his family on Friday morning will travel with the Obama family from the White House to the Capitol for the swearing-in ceremony. The inaugural address will be given by noon.

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Donald Trump's Been Saying The Same Thing For 30 Years

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The incoming president has flirted with running for office since the 1980s. His message has been remarkably similar.

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Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Extradited By Mexico To U.S.

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Joaquin Guzman faces charges in the U.S. that include murder, drug trafficking and money-laundering. He had escaped from prison in Mexico twice.

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Examining The Economy That President-Elect Trump Is Inheriting

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As Trump steps into the presidency he inherits an economy in steady recovery, but there are areas with room for improvement. How might the transition change the country's direction on economic issues?

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For A Garbage Man In Minnesota, 'Trash Tells A Story'

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When times were lean for Lutheran pastor John Marboe and his family, he took on shifts hauling trash. It's a job that reminds him that small and unnoticed things people do for others is valuable.

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Inauguration Day: Peaceful Transition Of Power

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Once again, the world will watch the peaceful transition of power in the U.S. Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president. That has brought jubilation in conservative America.

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Investigative Reporter Wayne Barrett Dies At 71

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Wayne Barrett chronicled Donald Trump's rise on the New York scene. Barrett made his name as an investigative journalist at the Village Voice newspaper. We have a remembrance.

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Novelist Still Sees The Election Through The Lens Of Race

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The morning after the presidential election, African-American novelist Attica Locke said she was "awake to what my country is telling me." How is she preparing for four years of Trump's presidency?

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Putting Trump's Inauguration Into Context With Past GOP Presidents

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David Greene talks to John Podhoretz, who was a speechwriter for Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, and now is editor of Commentary magazine about past inaugurations.

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Residents, Businesses And Charities Urge The Trumps To Get To Know D.C.

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Washington, D.C., is not just about government. It's a city with cultural and social scenes. The unofficial D.C. has been preparing for the Trump family.

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Senate Panel Peppers Treasury Secretary Designate Mnuchin With Questions

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Steve Mnuchin ran into sharp criticism at his confirmation hearing. Most of it had to do with his role as the CEO of a bank that critics say turned into a foreclosure machine.

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Spilled Skittles Turn Wisconsin Road Red

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Officials figured out that the candies fell out of a truck that was taking them to be used in cattle feed. One farmer said it's a good way to give cows "cheap carbs."

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