D.C. Mayor Bowser Says Arrests for Pot Smoking Unlikely at InaugurationWashington's mayor says police won't be looking to arrest people for smoking marijuana in public on Inauguration Day.
D.C. Mayor Spent $1.15 Million on Inaugural FestivitiesA new financial report shows that District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser spent $1.15 million on her inaugural festivities — $400,000 more than her predecessor.
Muriel Bowser Sworn In as D.C. Mayor, Promises 'Fresh Start'Muriel Bowser was sworn in Friday as the seventh elected mayor of the District of Columbia, promising to bring new energy to city government and combat growing inequality in the prosperous nation's capital.
Md. GOP Leaders Attend Anne Arundel InaugurationRepublican Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh has been sworn in to office.
Montgomery County Inauguration Set for LeggettMontgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett is scheduled to sworn in to his third term as county executive.
McAuliffe Inaugural As Va. Governor Taking Shape Gov-elect Terry McAuliffe's inaugural is beginning to take shape.
Wilson House Opens Doors in Celebration of 100th Anniversary of PresidencyThe Woodrow Wilson House is holding an open house Saturday afternoon in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the president's first inauguration.
Discharged Airman Gets Key Role At Inauguration David Hall got an unexpected call a week ago Tuesday, just after 9 p.m. On the line: the Presidential Inauguration Committee. Would he be willing to be a co-chair for the inaugural celebration? Citizen co-chairs are people whose stories help illustrate the president's first-term accomplishments. The president wanted him there because of Hall's efforts to overturn Don't Ask Don't Tell.
Beyonce Reportedly Lip-Synced National Anthem at Inauguration Beyonce's rousing rendition of the American national anthem, lauded by many, may not have been left up to chance, if new reports are to be believed.
Obama Embarks on First Working Day of Second TermFour years ago, President Barack Obama and his staff spent the first day in the White House learning the basics. Not just the basics of governing, but also figuring out how to get cleared into their offices by the Secret Service, log on to their government computers and find keys to unlock office drawers.
Smithsonian Curators Scout for Obama ArtifactsAs crowds descended and the inauguration unfolded, a few museum curators in Washington kept watch for symbols and messages that would make history.
Official: Inauguration Turnout Above 800K, Maybe 1M An inauguration planning official says turnout was "definitely above 800,000" and possibly up to one million people.
DC Hots Spots: Where to Make A Last-Minute Inaugural ToastIf you’re still walking the streets of D.C. and find yourself caught up in that Inaugural euphoria, celebrate the presidency by grabbing a Hawaiian-themed cocktail at one of these nearby watering holes.
Obama: Privilege To Use King's Bible In Inaugural President Barack Obama says it was a privilege to take the oath of office using a Bible that had been owned by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Lobbyists Displeased With Obama's 'Vilification' Of ThemWhile most Americans will catch glimpses of President Barack Obama's second inauguration festivities from their living room TVs or on the Internet, a privileged set of celebrities and special interests will get up close — in exclusive soirees just blocks from the ceremonies.