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On first day, Trump signs health care executive order

President Donald Trump quickly assumed the mantle of the White House and began setting up his new administration on Friday, signing a bill that allows retired Gen. James Mattis to serve as his defense secretary, as well as the nomination papers for his other Cabinet choices.

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Sonny Perdue is Trump's pick for agriculture secretary

President-elect Donald Trump nominated the former Georgia governor to head the agriculture department.
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Sonny Perdue is Trump's pick for agriculture secretary 0:34

Sonny Perdue is Trump's pick for agriculture secretary

911 call from Hector Arreola the morning of his altercation with Columbus police officers 2:32

911 call from Hector Arreola the morning of his altercation with Columbus police officers

Raw video: fight that ended in death of Dominique Horton 1:26

Raw video: fight that ended in death of Dominique Horton

Ralston resident pushed his wheelchair three blocks for court hearing 1:00

Ralston resident pushed his wheelchair three blocks for court hearing