Inauguration Ball News
Designer of Melania Trump's Inauguration Gown Shocked by 'Consequences'
Hervé Pierre had no idea "what the consequences would be" after he accepted the job to design one of first lady Melania Trump 's inauguration ball gowns, he says, explaining that things got crazy shortly after last week's festivities in Washington, D.C. "Immediately, my phone went completely
Donald Trump Slams 'Phony Polls' and 'Dishonest Media' at Inaugural Ball
President Donald Trump was in a celebratory mood Friday night, attending a trio of balls with his newly-minted first lady, but it wasn't all about champagne toasts and fancy footwork on the dance floor: He addressed his disdain for political polling and the mainstream media, among some of his other
Stunning and Symbolic First Lady Inaugural Fashions Through the Years
First lady inaugural fashion has helped define eras in womenswear, giving an incoming FLOTUS a chance to set a style tone for her White House years from day one. Celebrity stylist Joe Zee, creative director of Yahoo Style Video, told ABC News he suspects Melania Trump 's gown for tonight's
A History of Change and Tradition on Inauguration Day
Presidential inaugurations have been steeped in tradition and ceremony since the nation’s first president, George Washington, took the oath of the office. But from the parade processions to the swearing-in ceremony, those traditions have changed over time. Here are a few lesser-known facts about
The Note: Inauguration Eve
INAUGURATION COUNTDOWN: 1 Day NOTABLES --INAUGURATION FESTIVITIES TO OFFICIALLY KICK OFF IN DC: Inauguration festivities are set to kick off on Thursday, with President-elect Donald Trump participating in a number of ceremonial activities in and around Washington, D.C. The soon-to-be
10 of Michelle Obama's Memorable Moments as First Lady
On Friday, America will say goodbye to Michelle Obama as first lady. “Michelle never asked to be first lady,” President Barack Obama told Vogue magazine. “Like a lot of political spouses, the role was thrust upon her. But I always knew she’d be incredible at it and put her own unique stamp on the
The Most Expensive Suites to Book for Inauguration Weekend
Are you headed to the nation's capital to celebrate the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump? Hundreds of thousands of visitors are expected to descend on Washington, D.C., next week to experience the festivities, and the district's luxury hotels are offering some decadent deals to attract
From Lady Antebellum To Hula Dancers: 7 Ways Winning Governors Are Partying
The nation’s newly elected governors are demonstrating that they know how to throw a party with inaugural celebrations featuring the country’s biggest music stars, hula dancers, a scavenger hunt and other surprising events. 1. LADY ANTEBELLUM -- TEXAS Republican Gov.-elect Greg Abbott , who won a
Obama on Seeing Malia in Heels, Dying His Hair, Night Work
Between dealing with the fallout from the VA scandal and coping with the upcoming resignation of his press secretary, President Obama has been pretty busy today. But the president found time for some lighter moments on ABC’s “Live with Kelly and Michael” Friday morning too. ...
Katy Perry Wants to Ask Obama About Space Aliens
Singer Katy Perry wants to talk to President Obama about one thing, and it’s not health care, immigration or even world peace. It’s aliens. “I see everything through a spiritual lens,” Perry said in an interview with GQ magazine. “I believe in a lot of...