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Afghanistan’s new unity government was not easily reached.
Liz Sly and Ahmed Ramadan
At his inauguration, the Syrian leader says events in the region prove him right about terrorism.
Two police officers are killed in separate explosions at Egypt's presidential palace, while several people are wounded.
Carol Morello and Griff Witte
Billionaire Petro Poroshenko was sworn in Saturday and called for cease-fire talks, end to corruption.
Angelou was the first to read a poem during the inaugural ceremony since Robert Frost.
Anthony McGill, the new clarinetist of the NY Phil, replaced Marc-Andre Hamelin in a Pacifica Quartet concert.
The untutored look of Jack Levine’s “Inauguration,” on display at the Smithsonian, belies its complexity.
Police in Cairo shot at demonstrators with buckshot as the protesters hurled stones during clashes on Sunday, the day authorities announced dates for presidential elections.
On the anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's inaugurations, two treasures from his life and from the Civil War are on display at President Lincoln’s Cottage in Washington.
The eight were among two dozen charged after a demonstration on the eve of Putin’s 2012 inauguration.
E.J. Dionne Jr.
New Jersey governor makes broad appeal in inaugural address.
The damage to the image of the potential 2016 GOP presidential candidate is already done.
As Michelle Obama celebrates her birthday, here's a look at some of her best moves and grooves.
First Lady Michelle Obama's second inaugural gown goes on display at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.
Laura Vozzella, Rachel Weiner and Mark Berman
The commonwealth’s 72nd governor has brought unexpected seriousness to his preparations for office.
The Va. Democratic governor’s plea for bipartisanship has a partisan edge.
In his inaugural address, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe promises transparency.
The Democrat gave his inaugural address and was sworn in Saturday in Richmond, Va.
Terry McAuliffe gives his gubernatorial inaugural speech.
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