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A humvee passes the guard tower guard tower at the entrance of the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, also known as "Gitmo" in October 2016. October 23, 2016 at the U.S. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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Carryn Owens, the widow of Navy SEAL William "Ryan" Owens, fought back tears as President Trump addressed her during his 2017 speech to a joint session of Congress. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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President Obama said he regrets that the rancor between the parties has grown during his watch. "I guarantee I'll keep trying to be better so long as I hold this office," he said. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Kim Davis (left) holds her hands in the air with attorney Mat Staver (center) and her husband, Joe Davis, after she was released from jail. She was jailed for her refusal to grant same-sex-marriage licenses. Ty Wright/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama delivers the 2015 State of the Union address. Only about 40 percent of State of the Union requests get through Congress. For Obama, it's been even lower. Mandel Ngan/Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Julie Byard, head of a Detroit nursery, tells children stories and sings them songs prior to their afternoon nap in 1942. AP hide caption

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U.S. Once Had Universal Child Care, But Rebuilding It Won't Be Easy

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