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Obamacare enrollment increases up to nearly 18 million

Roughly 17.6 million Americans have gained health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act, the Obama administration said Tuesday, with minorities and young adults seeing the largest increase in health insurance.

The latest figures also show that an estimated 10.5 million uninsured people are eligible to sign up for plans on state and federal exchanges, during the upcoming open enrollment season that starts on Nov. 1.