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More on the Inauguration
Inauguration Central
News and notes on the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th president of the United States.
Survival Guide
Mobile alerts, maps, events calendar, etc.
Track the Action by Place and Time
Monitor inauguration events and scenes -- from the swearing-in and parade to the balls' wee hours -- through a continuously updated, interactive map and timeline displaying photos, video and text reports.
The Mall and the Parade
See closures, where to watch the swearing-in and more. Also see our Live Map.
More Photo Galleries
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Crowds Storm D.C. for Inauguration
Thousands of people storm the streets by the Capitol in Washington, D.C., for a chance to witness the inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama.
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Preparing for the Big Event
For the D.C. hospitality industry, the presidential inauguration is like the Super Bowl. A look behind the scenes at the Washington Ritz-Carlton reveals the hard work behind the luxury hotel's long weekend of pageantry and performance art.
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