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40th annual March for Life will draw crowd to Mall

Anti-abortion activists from across the nation will take to D.C.'s streets for the 40th annual March for Life Friday. Organizers say they hope the crowd will surpass the march's record of 400,000 demonstrators, and even the attendance of 1 million people at the inauguration.

Friday - 01/25/2013, 01:40pm EST

Tags: March for Life, abortion, National Park Service, Natalie Plumb

Diary of an inaugural ball hopper

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.

Tuesday - 01/22/2013, 03:42pm EST

Tags: inaugural balls, music, food, dining, parties, Stephanie Steinberg

Thousands miss inauguration because of 'miscommunication'

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.

Tuesday - 01/22/2013, 02:57pm EST

Tags: Independence Ave, Megan Cloherty

Park Police seek missing child

U.S. Park Police continue looking for a missing boy. A second child who had gone missing during the day's inaugural events has been reunited with her parents.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 04:30pm EST

Tags: U.S. Park Police, missing boy

Watch Live: 2013 inaugural parade (VIDEO)

Watch live coverage of the presidential inauguration.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 03:15pm EST


Obama's speech marred by audio problems on National Mall

For those watching the ceremonial swearing-in of President Barack Obama Monday via video monitor near the Washington Monument, the experience was not so pleasant.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 02:49pm EST

Tags: thomas warren, audio, obamas speech

The musical performances at Obama's inauguration (VIDEO)

Beyonce, Kelly Clarkson, James Taylor and the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir all performed Monday.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 01:32pm EST

Tags: beyonce,

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

Tags: D.C. police, protesters, WJLA

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

Tags: WTOP


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

Tags: Stephanie Steinberg, wtop living,

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