Obama: 'America's possibilities are limitless'

In his inaugural address, President Obama noted the country's continuing economic struggles and said that America can't succeed when only a few at the top do well. The country's prosperity must rest on a rising middle class. Full Story

Presidents and God

When it comes to celebrating the start of a president's term, God has played a role in nearly every inauguration since George Washington. Full Story

The Inaugural Balls

Photos from the 2013 Inaugural Balls. Full Story

Inauguration Day by the numbers

Here's a breakdown of Inauguration Day by the numbers. Full Story

Images of the 2013 inauguration

Photos of President Barack Obama's second inauguration from the ceremonial swearing-in to the frosty crowds. Full Story



Monday - 01/21/2013, 11:18am EST

DC lowers turnout projections for inauguration

DC lowers crowd projections for inauguration; officials now expect between 500,000 and 700,000

Monday - 01/21/2013, 11:18am EST



Monday - 01/21/2013, 11:04am EST

Live Blog: Inauguration Day 2013

Not braving the National Mall Monday for Inauguration Day? WTOP has you covered. We are spreading out throughout the area to bring you up-to-the-minute coverage of President Barack Obama's second inauguration.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 10:53am EST

Protesters damage bank, Hooters in downtown D.C.

A group of about 60 protesters bearing anarchist- type pamphlets damaged businesses in downtown D.C. -- including a bank and a Hooters restaurant -- late Sunday and early Monday morning, D.C. police say.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 10:24am EST

Analysis: Optimistic Obama faces tough to-do list

Analysis: With optimism for all, Obama has tough 2nd term to-do list and big battles ahead

Monday - 01/21/2013, 10:06am EST

Obama starts Inauguration Day with visit to church

President Barack Obama and his family are beginning inauguration day by attending services at St. John's Episcopal Church near the White House.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 09:26am EST



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Monday - 01/21/2013, 08:42am EST

Obama on Michelle: Love those bangs

Obama declares about first lady's new haircut: 'I love her bangs'

Monday - 01/21/2013, 08:30am EST



Monday - 01/21/2013, 08:11am EST

Inauguration Day survival guide: Road closures, parking, Metro

Whether you're going to the swearing-in ceremony, the inaugural parade, one of the many balls or just downtown to work, there is plenty you need to know before you leave home Jan. 21.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 08:09am EST

Text alerts to inform inauguration-goers of critical information

U.S. Park Police are touting an electronic information system meant to notify and warn throngs of people heading to the inauguration ceremony Monday.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 08:06am EST

Inauguration Photo Galleries

Monday - 01/21/2013, 07:20am EST

A closer look at the inauguration schedule

The schedule for the second inauguration of President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 06:52am EST

Legend, 2 Chainz, MC Lyte honored at Hip-Hop Ball

John Legend believes hip-hop played its part in helping Barack Obama become president, and he's proud at how the genre has matured over the years.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 06:52am EST

Couple makes life-long commitment at ball

Love was in the air at the National Wildlife Federation's 2013 Green Inaugural Ball, and not just for the environment.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 05:34am EST

Obama: Inauguration celebrates US, not election

Obama: Inauguration celebrates country, not election results

Monday - 01/21/2013, 05:30am EST

Latest inaugural forecast: Bit warmer than in 2009

Latest weather forecast may let Obama keep pledge for warmer Inauguration Day than in 2009

Monday - 01/21/2013, 04:44am EST
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