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Presidential Inauguration 2013

Obama Inauguration Schedule 2013 Unveiled

Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama's second term in office kicks off today with a major celebration in the nation's capital. The president's public oath of off...

Obama Faces Array Of Challenges In Second Term

Reuters | Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

* Scaled-back inauguration celebration matches tenor of times * Budget troubles, gun control and immigration issues aw...

Obama Inauguration Schedule Explained

Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama's public inauguration takes place today, starting with a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol. After Obama takes his public oath of ...

Inauguration Schedule Includes Obama Swearing-In, Other Events

Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama kicks off his second term in office today with a massive Inauguration celebration. Joining the president in Washington, D.C....

Obama Inauguration Kicks Off President's Second Term (LIVE UPDATES)

Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

The 2013 Inauguration ceremonies to honor the start of President Barack Obama's second term in office include two official Inaugural Balls, a National...

Nation To Honor MLK Jr. As Obama Is Inaugurated

AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 03.23.2013 | Politics

ATLANTA — Commemorative events for the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. slid seamlessly into celebrations of the swearing-in Monday of the nation's f...

'I Love Her Bangs'

Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

BY DARLENE SUPERVILLE, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama has rendered his opinion on what he said is the most significant event...

Presidential Inauguration 2013 Kicks Off

AP | Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says his second inauguration is a celebration of the country and its citizens, not th...

Latinos Take On Larger Role In Inauguration

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

BY BRETT ZONGKER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Latinos are taking a more prominent role in President Barack Obama's second inauguration, from...

Obama Faces Tough To-Do List In Second Term

AP | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

BY NANCY BENAC, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- It's a good thing President Barack Obama considers himself a congenital optimist. There are n...

No Flubs For Obama, John Roberts At Private Swearing-In

Reuters | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

* Roberts reads the oath closely from a card * Short, private ceremony for Obama * Close family members in attendance ...

Obama's Second Term Kicks Off With Swearing In, Other Events

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

-- The schedule for the second inauguration of President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden: Monday, Jan. 21...

Obama Takes Oath Of Office

Posted 01.20.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama has been sworn in to his second term in office. During a quiet ceremony in the Blue Room of the White House, Obama took the ...

Obama Inauguration Kicks Off

Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama's second term in office kicks off with a major Inauguration celebration. Obama -- the first president to be sworn in twice i...

Unexpected Twists Caused Stir At Past Events

Posted 01.19.2013 | Politics

By JENNIFER C. KERR, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The inauguration of a U.S. president is traditionally a highly scripted celebration, with ...

Big Event Kicks Off Inauguration Weekend

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

By JULIE PACE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is heading up a National Day of Service at the start of a whirlwind weeken...

Obama's Inauguration Includes Celebration With Oaths, Parade

Reuters | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON, Jan 19 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will take the oath of office for the third, fourth and final ...

DC Bound: Should We Celebrate?

Linnie Frank Bailey | Posted 03.20.2013 | Los Angeles
Linnie Frank Bailey

The 2009 inauguration seemed a tribute, honoring all who came before Obama and paved his way -- especially Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The 2013 inauguration is recognition of the power of like-minded people of various races to unite.

Ed Tonight: New York City Teacher Evaluation Talks Fail, School Discipline Crisis

Joy Resmovits | Posted 03.19.2013 | Education
Joy Resmovits

Deal Or No Deal? This afternoon, United Federation of Teachers President Michael Mulgrew said the union was calling it quits on negotiations with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg over teacher evaluations. Shockingly, each side blames the other. What does this mean? The city will lose oh, a couple hundred million dollars in state budget money. Bloomberg says, via Gothamschools, that it's "too soon to tell" whether the loss will necessitate teacher layoffs.

Obama Gears Up For Inauguration

Posted 01.17.2013 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is visiting with the staff planning some of Monday's inaugural festivities. The Wh...

What to Wear to an Inaugural Ball

Karen Klopp | Posted 03.19.2013 | Style
Karen Klopp

This is your invitation to the 57th Inauguration Day for the president of the United States, to be held in Washington, DC on Monday, January 21, 2013. 

Making A Difference: The World of Giving - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: A Day of Service and the President's Inauguration

Lisa M. Dietlin | Posted 03.18.2013 | Impact
Lisa M. Dietlin

Let's make this Martin Luther King, Jr. Day the most successful national service day yet. Here are five ideas to use if you or someone you know has an excuse for not participating.

Obama Oath Of Office To Take Place Privately In Brief Family Service

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's private swearing-in will be a brief, sparsely attended ceremony in the Blue Room of the White House. White Hou...