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Fans of the new president say he could do some good in improving race relations in America. But they say the solution can't be left to him alone.
Jan. 20, 2017
Former President George W. Bush had a really hard time figuring out his poncho at the inaugural parade.
Jan. 20, 2017
The new White House took action on four measures Friday night, notably on the Affordable Care Act and regulations. The White House did not immediately make it clear what exactly was signed.
Jan. 20, 2017
As with every new administration, Donald Trump and his team took over the White House website Friday.
Jan. 20, 2017
The Asian Football Confederation says it found out that a dozen Brazilian-born soccer players playing for East Timor were registered using phony birth or baptism certificates.
Jan. 20, 2017
When the clock struck noon, the White House website switched over to signify Trump becoming the new president. And on that site, Trump laid out how he would approach the world.
Jan. 20, 2017
A group of about a dozen students from the conservative Christian school in Virginia are in the nation's capital to attend Donald Trump's inauguration. They're eager for the new presidency to begin.
Jan. 20, 2017
Doctors Without Borders says the death toll may be significantly higher, with the majority of the victims women and children. The government has said the strike in restive Borno state was an accident.
Jan. 20, 2017
As Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th U.S. president Friday, protests and demonstrations were underway around the world, from London to Manila. There were a few celebrations, too.
Jan. 20, 2017
In a video recorded in Bristol, two officers appear to mistake Judah Adunbi, 63, for a suspect. In fact, Adunbi, a black man, has served to bolster police relations with communities of color.
Jan. 20, 2017
Twitter will automatically switch 13 million @POTUS followers to follow both the new Trump account and Barack Obama's archived @POTUS44 account.
Jan. 20, 2017
For decades, U.S. authorities have been preparing to prosecute one of the world's most feared drug traffickers. They say they are seeking a life sentence and $14 billion in forfeited drug proceeds.
Jan. 20, 2017
Sonny Perdue, who's been named to head the U.S. Department of Agriculture, has held many political offices in his home state of Georgia. Farmers liked him. Environmentalists, not so much.
Jan. 20, 2017
'Dangal" is a Disney film that tells the story of India's Phogat wrestling family. It's broken the record for ticket sales for a Hindi language film. And it's in theaters in the U.S. too.
Jan. 20, 2017
One inauguration protest in D.C. erupted into conflict; police officers in riot gear sent a concussive device into the crowd of several hundred. Reporters and lawyers report being caught in the fray.
Jan. 20, 2017
Donald Trump has completed an unlikely journey from real estate mogul to the 45th president of the United States.
Jan. 20, 2017
Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president around noon ET. Watch the events and follow live annotations of his inaugural address by NPR reporters and editors.
Jan. 20, 2017
At least 20 people were injured in the incident, which Australian police said is not terrorism-related. Officers had been pursuing the driver in connection with a stabbing earlier in the day.
Jan. 20, 2017
West African troops have already crossed the border into Gambia and say they are prepared to remove Yahya Jammeh, who has refused to step down, by force to make way for the new leader.
Jan. 20, 2017
African-American women are more likely to be infected with HIV than other women. So the District of Columbia is launching an effort to inform them about PrEP, medication that can reduce their risk.
Jan. 20, 2017

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