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Joe Biden and Kamala D. Harris will be sworn in at noon during an inauguration unlike any other. Watch a live stream of the ceremony and follow along for the latest news.
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One of the colder days we’ve had this winter just happens to coincide with Inauguration Day, with a few snow showers possible early this morning.
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Here’s what to know about President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration day, including who may attend (will President Trump be there?) and how to get tickets.
He did not “make America great again.”
GOP delegates Dave LaRock and Ronnie Campbell, who were among three GOP delegates stripped of committees last week over their claims of election fraud, wrote to House leadership, demanding to be reinstated.
The Maryland governor declined to provide details of the spending proposals during a news conference Tuesday.
The FAA said airports are allowed to use coronavirus relief money and other funds to conduct the screenings.
With temperatures near 40 degrees at noon, wind chills will hover below freezing. A few snow flurries are possible.
She has told Americans to stay away from an inauguration occurring under lockdown.
Gusty winds are the main issue into Inauguration Day. Temperatures drop back to near normal as well.
Confronting our history can teach us a lot in these tumultuous times.
Officials say they want to ease demands on students. A revision of the SAT is also planned.
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D.C.-area forecast: Blustery chill for Biden’s inauguration; warmer tomorrow but cold again this weekend

One of the colder days we’ve had this winter just happens to coincide with Inauguration Day, with a few snow showers possible early this morning.