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Dr. Michael Newman (right), a Washington internist who supports the Affordable Care Act, is interviewed by C-SPAN in front of the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington on Monday, March 26, 2012, as the court hears oral arguments on challenges to the law. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Doctors say former Vice President Dick Cheney, 71, did not receive special treatment when he was given a new heart Saturday. Mr. Cheney had severe congestive heart failure and had suffered five heart attacks in the past 25 years. (Associated Press)

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Nilcea Furtado receives free radio-frequency treatment from Dr. Ana Paula to remove bothersome hairs from her chin. "I never knew what it was to look into the mirror and like what I saw," Ms. Furtado says. "It's an amazing feeling." (Associated Press)

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Barbara Penha receives radio-frequency treatment on her abdomen at the Brazilian Society of Aesthetic Medicine in Rio de Janeiro. She receives the treatment free of charge at the clinic that provides the poor access to cosmetic treatments. "We're actually treating something very important - the patient's self esteem," says Dr. Nelson Rosas (left). The philosophy behind more than 200 such clinics across Brazil is that beauty is a right, and that the poor deserve to be ravishing, too. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** A doctor wheels a patient out of an operating room at Santa Casa de Misericordia Hospital in Rio de Janeiro. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Dr. Jim Kim is introduced as the next president of Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H., on March 2, 2009. (Associated Press)

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A small group of women protest Feb. 7 outside the Susan G. Komen for the Cure headquarters in Dallas in the immediate aftermath of the breast cancer charity's short-lived cutoff of funding to Planned Parenthood. Several high-ranking executives have since left or intend to leave the organization. (Associated Press)

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Republican presidential candidate and former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum greets supporters March 21, 2012, after a rally in Mandeville, La. (Associated Press)

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Republican presidential candidate and former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum holds an Etch-A-Sketch toy on March 21, 2012, during a rally in Mandeville, La. (Associated Press)

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Marine Sgt. Gary Stein has criticized President Obama on his Facebook page, which is titled Armed Forces Tea Party. (AP Photo/Courtesy of Sgt. Gary Stein)

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Civilians walk past tires set afire in support of mutinying soldiers in Bamako, Mali, on Wednesday, March 21, 2012. (AP Photo/Harouna Traore)

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Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius (left) and University of Miami President Donna Shalala, who had Mrs. Sibelius' job in the Clinton administration, discuss the still-divisive Affordable Care Act at a community health center in Miami. (Associated Press)

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Former Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, a Republican presidential candidate, holds an Etch A Sketch during a rally in Mandeville, La., on Wednesday. (Associated Press)

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A new Israeli law aims to ease the pressure on young girls who want emulate the country's skin-and-bones models - pressure often resulting in dangerous eating disorders - by banning underweight models from local advertising. (Associated Press)

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Troops in Afghanistan have few opportunities to rest, according to an Army report that provides a stark look at post-traumatic stress disorder and its risk of irrational acts. Fighting forces have endured frequent stressful deployments and compressed time back home. (Associated Press)

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The federal government can require tobacco companies to "reserve significant packaging space" for anti-smoking warnings and graphic images, such as this one from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a three-judge appellate panel ruled Monday. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via Associated Press)

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Former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson got invitations to participate in two of the debates for Republican presidential candidates. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Lt. Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti (left) and Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta (Associated Press)

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associated press Murray State's Edward Daniel takes a charge from Will Bell in the Racers' 58-41 victory over Colorado State on Thursday.

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Republican congressional hopeful Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher says his advisory team is made up of hardworking, beer-drinking, Wal-Mart-shopping "average Joes" rather than the Washington establishment or tea party. (Associated Press)