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
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
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AP PHOTOS: Crowd fills Mall to celebrate with Obama as he takes presidential oath
Miss America Mallory Hagan braves the cold to attend inauguration ceremony
DRESS DESIGNER: 'CAN'T BELIEVE IT'
Turning the page on years of war and recession, President Barack Obama summoned a divided nation Monday to act with "passion and dedication" to broaden equality and prosperity at home, nurture democracy around the world and combat global warming as he embarked on a second term before a vast and cheering crowd that spilled down the historic National Mall.
Obama thanks troops at inaugural ball, tells them they have the nation's support
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