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Friday, Jan 20, 2017 at 12:32 PM CST

Inauguration Mosaic: Social Posts from the National Mall

Inauguration Mosaic: Social Posts from the National Mall

People from across the country gathered at the National Mall to watch the inauguration of Donald J. Trump, the 45th President of the United Stated. The above mosiac shows social posts from people watching the...

Friday, Jan 20, 2017 at 12:30 PM CST

Obamas Ask for Insight on Upcoming Presidential Library

Obamas Ask for Insight on Upcoming Presidential Library

Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama asked supporters Friday for insight on the upcoming Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park.

Friday, Jan 20, 2017 at 03:18 PM CST

Taking His Exit, Obama Says Presidency Proved Hope Wins Out

Taking His Exit, Obama Says Presidency Proved Hope Wins Out

Former President Barack Obama exited the presidency on Friday with a message of gratitude to Americans and a plea to his supporters not to be bowed by the inauguration of President Donald Trump. "You proved the...

Friday, Jan 20, 2017 at 12:46 PM CST

Full Text: President Donald Trump's Inaugural Address

Full Text: President Donald Trump's Inaugural Address

Read the full text of President Donald J. Trump's inaugural address.

Friday, Jan 20, 2017 at 11:06 AM CST
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How Melania Trump Will Serve in Role of First Lady

Melania Trump promised an action plan when she arrived at the White House. Here...View gallery

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Friday, Jan 20, 2017 at 10:44 AM CST

Obama's Final Moments in the Oval Office

Obama's Final Moments in the Oval Office

Watch some of President Obama’s final moments in the Oval Office as he leaves a letter for President-elect Donald Trump on the desk.

Friday, Jan 20, 2017 at 06:12 AM CST

Analysis: Trump to Take Oath of Office Amid Deep Uncertainty

Analysis: Trump to Take Oath of Office Amid Deep Uncertainty

Just before noon, Donald Trump will stand in front of the U.S. Capitol, place his hand on Abraham Lincoln's Bible and take the oath of office as the next president of the United States. And the world will hold...

Friday, Jan 20, 2017 at 08:10 AM CST

Inauguration Day: Trump to Become America's 45th President

Inauguration Day: Trump to Become America's 45th President

Donald Trump, a real estate mogul and reality television star who upended American politics and energized voters angry with Washington, will be sworn in Friday as the 45th president of the United States, putting...

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President Trump: 'It's Going to Be Only America First'

President Trump: 'It's Going to Be Only America First'

Donald Trump, the real estate mogul and reality television star who upended American politics and energized voters angry with Washington, took the oath of office Friday to become the 45th president of the United...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 06:36 PM CST

Donald Trump Is Getting the Nuclear Football

Donald Trump Is Getting the Nuclear Football

Sometime before he's sworn in Friday, President-elect Donald Trump will sit down with the top military officers who control America's massive military arsenal and get "THE Briefing," the one that provides him...

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