Beyonce, Hudson do star turns at inauguration
Beyonce drew a loud cheer at the inauguration Monday even before her impressive rendition of the national anthem. But in the role she played four years ago
President completes long day of second inaugural events
The Obamas attended the Inaugural Ball. It was so large that it was on two levels, requiring them to dance twice. All three dances featured live performances
Obama joins inaugural parade as he begins 2nd term
President Barack Obama exited his limousine for the traditional presidential walk in the inaugural parade from Capitol Hill to the White House.
Video: 2013 inauguration performances
James Taylor, Kelly Clarkson and Beyonce were among the musical talent that performed at the 2013 ceremonial inauguration.
Quotes on Inauguration Day
"Our country cannot succeed when a shrinking few do very well and a growing many barely make it." —President Barack Obama, during his second inaugural address.
Transcript: President Barack Obama's inaugural address
View the complete text of President Barack Obama's inaugural address.
Obama stumbles on "states" during swearing in
Chief Justice John Roberts got it right this time — but President Barack Obama appeared to stumble over the word "states" during his ceremonial swearing in.
Michelle Obama wears Wu to the balls again
Michelle Obama made it a fashion tradition Monday night, wearing a custom-made Jason Wu gown to the inaugural balls.
Obama's second inaugural is a political speech
President Barack Obama never mentioned the words Democrat or Republican, yet his second inaugural address was a decidedly political speech.
A day pulsing with history follows very old script
President Barack Obama's inauguration Monday brought out a festive crowd of flag-wavers who filled the National Mall to overflowing, hailed his moment with