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The number of us troops who died in war zones rose in 2017, the first year of donald trump's presidency, for the first time in six years as of dec 28, at least 33 military personnel had been killed in war zones overseas compared to 26 last year, according to an analysis of casualty statements released by the pentagon. Here's a rundown of key provisions in the american health care act and what would happen if the senate approves them and the bill becomes law an analysis released thursday by consulting firm. The headline is the american health care act would reduce federal deficits by $119 billion over the coming decade and increase the number of people who are uninsured by 23 million in 2026.