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A drawing of the first White House designed by architect James Hoban, who won the competition to design the president's new house in 1792. Building began that year and ended in 1800. AP hide caption

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Slave Labor And The 'Longer History' Of The White House

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers his nomination acceptance speech to conclude the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama and Hillary Clinton walk off Air Force One in Charlotte, N.C., to attend a Clinton campaign event. The costs of that flight will be repaid by the Democratic National Committee. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Donald Verrilli speaks outside the Supreme Court in Washington after arguments about the death penalty on Jan. 7, 2008. He became solicitor general in 2011. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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The Man Who Argued Health Care For Obama Looks Back As He Steps Down

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President Obama (L) and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (R) both responded to Donald Trump's comments on terrorism and gun control on Tuesday. (L) Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images and (R) Jeff Swensen/Getty Images) hide caption

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Hillary Clinton smiles at the crowd at the start of her remarks during a primary night rally Brooklyn, N.Y. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Hillary Clinton Speaks To NPR About President Obama's Endorsement

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When It Comes To Economic Election Prediction Models, It's A Mixed Bag

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David Padilla with his daughter Sasha after being released a halfway house. This was his last step to returning home after nearly two decades in federal prison. Isaac Turner for NPR hide caption

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'It's Just The Beginning Now,' Says Man Freed From Serving 2 Life Sentences

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