1.3 million Americans losing jobless benefits as emergency program expires after 5½ years.
Capping tough year, Obama signs bipartisan budget deal, defense bill addressing sexual assault
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Republican discord over health care tactics may affect which party controls Senate
Cracked and rain-damaged, Capitol's historic dome is set for 2-year, $60 million renovation
Sen. Joe Manchin says 'balance' is key to his Democratic victories among conservative voters
GOP must settle health care debate internally before using issue against Democrats in 2014
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