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The swearing-in of only the second president born in the city met with apathy and anger among many other New Yorkers. A few said it didn’t seem real.
Mrs. Pence was with incoming Vice President Mike Pence at almost every stop on the campaign trail, and she will be with him when he is sworn in on Friday.
On Inauguration Day, news broadcasters seemed unnerved by the prospect President Donald J. Trump would remain as combative as he had been while the host of “The Apprentice.”
Donald J. Trump took the oath of office, and the White House’s policies on the web changed instantly. The Obama era is over on WhiteHouse.gov and beyond.
Just hours after President Trump was sworn into office, the Senate on Friday confirmed two of his national security cabinet nominees.
Biographers and historians have not been shy about drawing parallels between Jackson and Donald Trump.
Cultural counterprogramming. An artists’ strike. A museum’s celebration. Dispatches from coast to coast.
Viewers of the inaugural ceremony in Washington searched for answers online. At least one remains hidden in a little blue box.
Uncompromising in tone and entirely in keeping with his insurgent campaign, President Trump dispensed with appeals to unity or attempts to build bridges to his opponents.
In his inaugural address, President Trump appeared to herald the end of an American experiment to shape a world that would be eager to follow the United States’ lead.
Almost immediately after Mr. Trump was sworn in, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s lawyer sought to use the president’s words and actions to halt the prosecution of his client.
A resistance has descended on the capital as Donald J. Trump takes office, prompting officers, some in riot gear, to employ crowd-dispersing sprays.
Network news commentators took a pause during the inauguration ceremony, not wanting to compete with the oath of President Donald J. Trump.
Departing presidents traditionally leave notes to those elected to take their places. Here are the most recent three before President Obama.
The New York Times would like to hear from readers about what they thought was most notable about President Donald J. Trump’s inaugural address.
Donald J. Trump was inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States after one of the most divisive election campaigns in modern times.
A Washington, D.C., group that advocates for relaxed marijuana laws started Inauguration Day by handing out thousands of joints at Dupont Circle.
Melania Trump presented Michelle Obama with a gift at the White House, and speculation is rife about what’s inside.
What do you hope President Trump accomplishes in his first 100 days in office? We’d like to hear from you.
Mr. Trump’s swearing-in is a vehicle for many Democrats to conduct rallies or workshops, or to escape Washington and politics for a weekend.