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January 20

The significance of the Bible Joe Biden is using on Inauguration Day

Biden kept with tradition by choosing a symbolic Bible to be sworn in on.
January 20
Vice President Joe Biden places his hand on the Biden Family Bible as he takes the oath of office from Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor during the official swearing-in ceremony at the Naval Observatory, Jan. 20, 2013, in Washington, DC.
January 19

Biden plans 'dozens' of executive actions in first days

The 46th president will sign directives on the pandemic, climate and race.
January 19
President-elect Joe Biden speaks at the Queen Theater in Wilmington, Del., on Jan. 14, 2021.
1 hour ago

Kamala Harris swears in 3 senators making their own history

The moment gives Democrats control of the Senate.
1 hour ago
In this image from video, Vice President Kamala Harris swears in Sen. Raphael Warnock, D-Ga., Sen. Alex Padilla, D-Calif., and Sen. Jon Ossoff, D-Ga., on the floor of the Senate Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
3 hours ago

Biden assumes presidency at Capitol saying 'democracy has prevailed'

He immediately addressed the assault on the Capitol two weeks ago to the day.
3 hours ago
Vice President-elect Kamala Harris applauds as President-elect Joe Biden arrives for the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Jan. 20, 2021.
January 20

Officer who fended off Capitol mob given honorary role at inauguration

Goodman was also made an honorary Deputy Sergeant at Arms for inauguration day.
January 20
Officer Eugene Goodman named acting deputy sergeant of arms of the Capitol Police arrives for the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Jan. 20, 2021.
1 hour ago

Key moments from the inauguration of President Joe Biden

Biden spoke about uniting a divided country.
1 hour ago
Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman speaks at the inauguration of President Joe Biden on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 20, 2021, in Washington, D.C.
January 20

Joe Biden faces widening intraparty divide as he pledges to unite a fractured nation

Divisions within the Democratic Party deepen as progressives gain more strength.
January 20
Joe Biden speaks as Sen. Kamala Harris listens at The Queen theater in Wilmington, Del., Nov. 05, 2020.
January 19

Trump releases taped 'farewell address'

Trump didn't mention Joe Biden by name once in the 20-minute remarks.
January 19
President Trump makes a pre-recorded farewell speech at the White House, released Jan. 19, 2021, his last full day in office.
January 13

Impeachment: Here's how the process works

Trump became the first president impeached twice.
January 13
President Donald Trump walks across the South Lawn of the White House, Sept. 16, 2019.
January 20

Legacy of lies -- how Trump weaponized mistruths during his presidency

Trump has riddled his presidency with false and misleading statements.
January 20
President Donald Trump speaks at "Save America March" rally in Washington D.C., Jan. 06, 2021.
January 20

Read Joe Biden's full inaugural address: 'End this uncivil war'

Biden gave his first speech as the 46th president of the United States.
January 20
President Joe Biden speaks during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Jan. 20, 2021.
January 20

Ex-Arizona official to head to prison for illegal adoptions

A former Arizona politician must report to prison Thursday to begin serving the first of three sentences for running an illegal adoption scheme
January 20
FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2019, file photo, former Maricopa County Assessor Paul Petersen, right, walks with his attorney, Kurt Altman, as they leave a court hearing in Phoenix. Petersen, who has acknowledged running an adoption scheme in three states that involved women from the Marshall Islands, is required to report to federal prison by midday Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, to start serving a 6-year sentence for his guilty plea in Arkansas to conspiring to commit human smuggling. Petersen also is awaiting sentencing for related convictions in Arizona and in Utah. (AP Photo/Jacques Billeaud, File)
January 20

Howard University honors VP Kamala Harris with 49 bell tolls, 'Black national anthem'

Harris' historic inauguration has been hailed as a triumph by HBCUs.
January 20
Kamala Harris is sworn in as Vice President as her spouse Doug Emhoff holds a bible during the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Jan. 20, 2021.
24 minutes ago

President Joe Biden's inauguration in photos

Joe Biden takes office as the 46th President of the United States
24 minutes ago
President Joe Biden, First Lady Jill Biden and members of their family, walk during a Presidential Escort to the White House, Jan. 20, 2021, after Biden was inaugurated.
January 20

Kamala Harris: Everything you need to know about the VP

Harris becomes the first woman to serve as vice president.
January 20
Senator Kamala Harris appears on "Good Morning America," Jan. 21, 2019.
January 19

Stores drop MyPillow after CEO pushes election conspiracies

The founder and CEO of MyPillow, who amplified President Donald Trump’s claims of election fraud, said a backlash against his company has begun after a mob stormed the U.S. Capitol this month
January 19
January 19

Pence heading back to Indiana hometown after Biden inaugural

Vice President Mike Pence will be returning to his southern Indiana hometown Wednesday afternoon following the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden
January 19
Vice President Mike Pence walks to the West Wing of the White House after addressing staff on the steps of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, in the White House complex, Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
January 20

What the inauguration 'Field of Flags' represents

Biden's inauguration will look strikingly different than any other.
January 20
The dome of the U.S. Capitol is seen through rows of American flags placed on the National Mall, Jan. 19, 2021, in Washington, D.C.
January 19

Andrew Yang addresses criticism over apartment remarks amid NYC mayor run

The former presidential candidate spoke about his mayoral run with "The View."
January 19
Andrew Yang joins "The View" to discuss his run for New York City Mayor on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2020.
January 20

Why Joe Biden's inauguration will be like no other -- and how to watch

Here is how you can watch the inauguration on January 20th.
January 20
Chairs are set up as the stage for the Presidential Inauguration is prepared outside the Capitol, Jan. 12, 2021.
January 20

Joe Biden: What you need to know about the 46th president

Joe Biden was elected to the presidency on his third try.
January 20
Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a campaign event on manufacturing and buying American-made products at UAW Region 1 headquarters in Warren, Mich., Sept. 9, 2020.
January 19

Nation's oldest Black sorority heralds Harris' ascent to VP: 'Anything is possible'

Young black women of Alpha Kappa Alpha find inspiration in Harris.
January 19
Senator Kamala Harris speaks during the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. Annual Pink Ice Gala in Columbia, S.C., Jan. 25, 2019.
January 20

Kamala Harris makes history as 1st woman vice president

Harris said she is "filled with a sense of purpose and hope."
January 20
Vice President-elect Kamala Harris greets Vice President Mike Pence as they arrive for the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2021.

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