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
Gay-rights activists praise Obama speech as historic, now urge concrete follow-up actions
Biden's recent meetings with Democrats stoking chatter about possible 2016 White House bid
A California man has been banned from D.C. after climbing a 40-foot tree on Inauguration Day and yelling his way through the ceremony.
Obama tells staffers they represent America's deepest hopes at final inaugural ball
AP Photos: Beyonce, Jennifer Hudson, Katy Perry and more at inauguration
Al Green: Scheduling meant no 'Together' time with Obamas at inaugural balls
Did she or didn't she? Beyonce questioned about lip syncing national anthem at inauguration
Obama's lofty inaugural ideals on climate change, gay rights run into reality
Biden meets privately with Democratic delegates, stoking chatter about potential 2016 run
Now that the pomp and circumstance of Inauguration Day has passed, the nation is left to wonder: Did Beyonce lip sync the National Anthem?
THE RESET: Pushing 2nd term agenda will be thorny for Obama despite calls for coming together
Jodi Kantor, New York Times correspondent and author of "The Obamas"
Obamas, Bidens attend post-inaugural prayer service at Washington National Cathedral
Recorded by Megan Cloherty Sunday at 10 p.m. at the Capitol
There's no question Beyonce's rendition of the national anthem was a roaring success. The mystery: was it live or lip synced?
Six inaugural balls. Three nights. WTOP Living Editor Stephanie Steinberg is on a ball hopping adventure. Follow her journey for inside look at the 2013 inaugural ball scene.
A more sober mood, but enthusiasm remains for many as Obama is sworn in for second time
Thousands of people without tickets to the inauguration missed the whole thing, stuck behind police barricades on Independence Avenue during the ceremony without the ability to see or hear it. And police have no answer as to why they were stuck there.
Party girl Ke$ha was the all-American girl at charity inaugural concert Monday night
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