WATCH: Bidens Inauguration Day
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are being sworn in as the president and vice president of the United States. Biden is giving his inaugural address after being sworn in as the 46th president of the United States. NPR reporters are annotating his speech live with fact checks and analysis. Watch the ceremony, inaugural address and other celebratory events throughout the day.
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As Biden Takes Office, The U.S. And Mexico Respond To The Latest Migrant Caravan
These are the final hours of a presidency defined largely by a desire to punish people who migrate to the United States without permission. The process to turn away from this approach is expected to start shortly after Joe Biden is sworn in. He takes over the country’s immigration system as another caravan heads north from Central America.
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Suit Challenges
U.S. law requires unaccompanied minors at the border get special protection, but lawyers say that hasn't been happening under the Trump administration's Migrant Protection Protocols.
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Former Arizona Rep. Rick Renzi Pardoned By President Trump
President Donald Trump issued over 140 clemencies in the final hours of his White House term. Among them were ex-strategist Steve Bannon, rapper Lil Wayne and former Arizona Rep. Rick Renzi.
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Arizona Mom: People With Disabilities Not Being Protected
When news broke that an incapacitated woman gave birth to a baby at her long-term care facility in 2018, there was hope among many in the disability community that the incident would lead to much-needed changes. One Arizona mother feels like that never happened.
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Sonora’s Second Coronavirus Wave Likely To Be Worse Than First
With new daily coronavirus cases and death records recently broken, the situation in neighboring Sonora is going from bad to worse. Over the weekend new one-day case and death records were broken.
Emerging Indigenous, Latino Artists Selected To Paint Phoenix Murals
The first of four emerging Latino and indigenous artists’ murals was unveiled last Friday in downtown Phoenix. As part of an outdoor project called UNCONTAINED, Navajo artist Jesse Yazzie was selected as the first to exhibit his work, "Triumph Over Tragedy."

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Trump Departs White House, With Capitol Riot Defining His Tumultuous Term
President Trump was impeached for inciting his supporters to storm the U.S. Capitol. The violence and its aftermath will be an enduring symbol of his four years in the White House.
In D.C., A Traditional South Indian Welcome Awaits Joe Biden And Kamala Harris
With 1,800 pieces submitted by the public, volunteers are putting together a kolam, a traditional South Indian art form used as a sign of welcome.
Listen Live: Inauguration Day Special Coverage
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are becoming president and vice president of the United States on Wednesday. Follow the events beginning at 11 a.m. ET.
Biden To End Trump Census Policy, Ensuring All Persons Living In U.S. Are Counted
President-elect Joe Biden is set to reverse Trump's policy of excluding unauthorized immigrants from a key count that the Constitution says must include the "whole number of persons in each state."
No Large Protests In D.C., On Morning Of Biden's Inauguration
Some 25,000 National Guard members are in the city where insurrectionists stormed the U.S. Capitol just two weeks ago.