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44th President: Inauguration

Ted Kennedy expected to leave hospital Wednesday

Sen. Edward Kennedy will spend the night in a Washington hospital after suffering a seizure Tuesday afternoon during a luncheon for President Barack Obama.

Obama on 'joint understanding'

U.S. President Obama discusses the legally binding arms control treaty signed by he and Russian President Medvedev.

updated Wed Aug 26 2009 12:38:17

Ted Kennedy expected to leave hospital Wednesday

Sen. Edward Kennedy will spend the night in a Washington hospital after suffering a seizure Tuesday afternoon during a luncheon for President Barack Obama.

updated Mon Jul 06 2009 12:04:12

Obama on 'joint understanding'

U.S. President Obama discusses the legally binding arms control treaty signed by he and Russian President Medvedev.

updated Fri Mar 20 2009 10:28:44

Paul: Stimulus uproar is Congress' fault

U.S. Rep. Ron Paul was interviewed on CNN's "American Morning" on Friday. Paul, R-Texas, offered his thoughts on the AIG outrage, the stimulus bill and Congress' actions to boost the economy.

updated Wed Mar 11 2009 12:45:36

Obama lays out G-20 goals

President Obama discusses his goals for the G-20 following a meeting with Treasury Secretary Geithner.

updated Mon Jan 26 2009 10:09:16

U.S. celebrates as President Obama vows new era

Barack Obama launched his presidency before an estimated 1.5 million people on the National Mall on Tuesday with somber yet confident tones, saying the country will overcome its serious economic and international challenges.

updated Sun Jan 25 2009 09:53:45

Obama inclusive on religion

President Obama is showing signs of how he will handle the topic of religion. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.

updated Fri Jan 23 2009 13:37:02

Inauguration memories

CNN's Don Lemon describes what he witnessed during the inauguration of President Barack Obama.

updated Thu Jan 22 2009 17:12:25

Obama's emphasis on diplomacy

President Obama tells State Department staffers that his administration will emphasize diplomacy.

updated Thu Jan 22 2009 11:21:00

Obama retakes oath of office after Roberts' mistake

President Obama retook his oath of office Wednesday after Chief Justice John Roberts flubbed while delivering it at Tuesday's inauguration.

updated Thu Jan 22 2009 10:51:32

Photographer: Inauguration like no moment I've ever witnessed

On Sunday morning, I boarded a bus in Brooklyn with a group of approximately 40 citizens from New York, all African-American, each of whom would not have missed for almost anything the inauguration of President Barack Obama.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 19:30:18

Obama honors Tuskegee Airmen

CNN's Fredricka Whitfield's father, Mal, was one of the Tuskegee Airmen invited to President Obama's inauguration.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 17:52:02

Stars praise Obama

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 17:50:05

WWII vet, grandson of slave: 'I'm speechless'

Alfred Bouey, an 84-year-old African-American, still remembers the stories from his grandfather about the scars on his body from the beatings he took as a slave in the South.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 11:33:57

Obama iReports flood in

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 09:56:29

A blogger's inauguration

Everyone was blogging about Tuesday's inauguration -- even the people who were putting it on.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 09:40:20

Grab a piece of Obama online

The global economy is in the doldrums but the market for merchandise featuring the world's new mega-star shows no sign of tailing off.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 07:35:02

Obamas dance, celebrate at inaugural balls

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama were dancing their way through 10 official inaugural balls after a day of pomp and circumstance that saw his first presidential address and excitement about her inaugural dress.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 07:09:21

World congratulates Obama on taking office

Members of the international community have welcomed Barack Obama becoming the 44th President of the United States -- and the first African-American to take leadership of his country.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 06:50:35

Obama busts a move

President Obama hit the dance floor at one of the many inaugural balls he attended.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 02:56:32

World reaction to the Obama inauguration

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 01:07:38

First lady fashion

InStyle.com's fashion director discusses the gown Michelle Obama wore to the inauguration balls.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 00:58:47

Home States Ball

CNN's Joe Johns reports live from the Obama Home States Inaugural Ball.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 00:53:16

Party at the Western Ball

CNN.com Live's Valerie Streit talks about attending the Western Ball.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 00:35:35

Inauguration wrap

CNN's Candy Crowley looks at the highlights of the inauguration for the 44th U.S. president.

updated Wed Jan 21 2009 00:35:20

Commander-in-chief ball

Randi Kaye reports from the Commander-in-chief ball

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 23:52:16

Celebrities attend inaugural balls

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 23:40:31

Video coverage of the Obama inauguration

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 23:27:59

Security tight, movement slow on Inauguration Day

Hundreds of thousands of visitors to the National Mall crowded Metro stations around Washington on Tuesday, slowing movement to a crawl after the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th president of the United States.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 23:26:54

Sober Obama speech draws on surprising sources

Barack Obama, who shot from obscurity to fame based on a single speech and then captured the White House in a campaign marked by soaring rhetoric, delivered a restrained, sober inaugural address Tuesday.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 23:01:20

Schneider: Tone of Obama speech right for the times

President Obama's inaugural address was cooler, more measured and reassuring than that of other presidents making it, perhaps, the right speech for the times.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 22:57:08

Obamas hit the dance floor

President Obama dances with the first lady at the Home State Ball.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 22:56:54

Obamas at Neighborhood Ball

Michelle and Barack Obama greet the crowd at the Neighborhood Ball, held at the Washington Convention Center.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 22:34:48

Fashion expert critiques Michelle Obama's dress

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 22:30:14

Obama promises bold action on economy

President Barack Obama invoked a spirit of confidence and renewal Tuesday, proclaiming to hundreds of thousands of people on the National Mall that the country would ultimately thrive despite hard economic times.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 22:23:37

'We will defeat you'

President Barack Obama sends strong messages to our enemies.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 22:21:54

2M Facebook status updates

Randi Zuckerberg of Facebook shows the spike in status updates during President Obama's speech.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 21:27:54

World celebrates Obama's inauguration

Barack Obama's inauguration as the 44th U.S. President has been accompanied by celebrations around the world.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 21:16:24

Inauguration jubiliation spreads across the country

Friends and strangers across the country gathered on the streets and in schools, churches, bars and auditoriums to celebrate the inauguration of Barack Obama as the first African-American president of the United States.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 21:04:53

Witnesses share emotion of inauguration festivities

They came from all corners of the world, braved fiercely cold temperatures and stood together on the Mall in Washington to share in one historic moment -- when Barack Obama became the 44th president and the first African-American elected to the post.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 21:03:29

Obamas take in inaugural parade

President Obama and his family watch the inaugural parade along Pennsylvania Avenue.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 20:53:53

Bush: 'Good day for America'

During a welcome home ceremony in Midland, Texas, former Pres. Bush calls it a 'good day for America.'

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 20:53:49

iReporters on the inauguration

CNN's Errol Barnett talks to two iReporters about the inauguration of Barack Obama.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 20:51:27

Kennedy 'laughing and joking'

Sen. John Kerry says Sen. Edward Kennedy is 'laughing and joking' and eager to return to work.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 20:50:53

107-year-old: 'Nothing but the greatest!'

Ann Nixon Cooper craned her neck and leaned her head forward. On the television set across the room, Barack Obama moved forward and put his hand on the Bible.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 20:04:14

Obama dances during parade

Pres. Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama dance in the stands as they watch the inaugural parade.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 20:04:09

Obama's inauguration day

CNN's Dan Lothian reports from the White House on Barack Obama's day, from the Blair House to the White House.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 19:46:17

Pres. Obama greets revelers

Pres. Barack Obama and Mrs. Obama walk and wave to supporters during the inauguration parade in Washington.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 19:01:28

The people speak

People around the country offer their heartfelt thoughts on the Obama inauguration, as CNN's Kate Bolduan's tells us.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 17:13:09

Explore historic moment

CNN's John King and Tom Foreman explain how to spot celebs in 'The Moment' photos.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 16:56:07

Obama unveils new presidential Web site

In keeping with the theme that swept President Obama into the Oval Office, change has come to the official White House Web site.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 16:36:12

Obama's speech: How did he do?

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 16:24:47

Obama's inaugural speech

Barack Obama was sworn in as the 44th president of the United States and the nation's first African-American president Tuesday. This is a transcript of his prepared speech.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 16:19:14

Obama's inauguration: iReporters' view of history

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 16:17:02

'This is awesome!'

Two women who traveled to Washington to see the inauguration describe the historic day.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 15:14:56

Powell praises Obama

Gen. Colin Powell talks with Wolf Blitzer about the inauguration of President Barack Obama.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 15:12:01

So who will Obama meet first?

Everyone wants to be the friend of newly inaugurated U.S. President Barack Obama -- none more so than leaders in Europe.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 15:05:52

'This is my moment too'

Americans and visitors who saw the inauguration from the Mall share their thoughts and feelings.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 14:17:54

Inaugural crowds test wireless networks

Wireless service was spotty in downtown Washington on Tuesday as hundreds of thousands of people tried to share Barack Obama's historic inauguration through cell-phone calls and text messages to family and friends.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 14:04:45

Obama 'touches' generations

CNN's Roland Martin says the inauguration of Barack Obama has touched generations of Americans.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 13:51:44

'Double message' to Muslims

CNN's team of analysts say Obama delivered a 'double message' to the Muslim world in his inaguration speech.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 13:47:26

'Many have died for this day'

Poet Elizabeth Alexander recites a poem in honor of the inauguration of Barack Obama.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 13:22:41

Obama receives 21-gun salute

After taking the presidential oath, Barack Obama receives the traditional 21-gun salute.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 13:18:15

Bringing song to Obama's inauguration, students savor fame

There was no shortage of superstars in Washington this week, including the middle school students of Atlanta, Georgia's Ron Clark Academy.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 13:13:08

'We are ready to lead'

President Barack Obama says Americans must hold tight to the ideals of our forefathers.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:59:04

Kids sing at inauguration

Students from Atlanta's Ron Clark Academy sing "Dear Obama" on the inauguration grounds.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:51:34

'Hope over fear'

President Barack Obama says Americans have "chosen hope over fear".

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:44:06

Obama addresses the world

President Obama addresses the Muslim world, foreign leaders, and people of less plentiful countries.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:42:57

'We have duties to ourselves'

President Barack Obama says Americans have duties to the nation.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:34:51

'Air and Simple Gifts'

Yo-Yo Ma, Itzhak Perlman, Anthony McGill and Gabriela Montero perform music by John Williams.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:32:32

Inauguration opening prayer

Pastor Rick Warren delivers the opening prayer for the inauguration ceremony.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:29:49

Aretha Franklin sings

Singer Aretha Franklin sings "My Country 'Tis of Thee" during inaugural ceremonies.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:21:47

Obama takes historic oath

Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th president of the United States.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:21:19

Americans remained 'faithful'

President Barack Obama says Americans "have carried on because of the ideal of our forebearers".

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:05:04

'This was the moment'

Sen. Dianne Feinstein opens the inaugural ceremony for Barack Obama.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 12:04:04

Biden becomes vice president

Joe Biden is sworn in as the nation's vice president.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 11:52:24

Obamas, Bushes head to the Capitol

President Bush and his wife leave with the Obamas for the swearing-in ceremony.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 11:51:28

Cheers for Clintons

Former President Bill Clinton and wife Sen. Hillary Clinton are seated for the inauguration ceremony.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 11:50:51

Bush, Cheney arrive

President Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney arrive for the inauguration ceremony.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 11:44:21

Obama's girls arrive

Barack Obama's daughter are seated for their father's historic inauguration.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 11:34:39

H.W. Bush: 'Cold out here!'

Former president George H.W. Bush and wife Barbara arrive at the inaguration ceremony.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 10:57:25

Inauguration excitement

People coming out of Ben's Chili Bowl in Washington share their excitement with iReporter Bryan Martin Firvida.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 10:56:25

Times and places for inaugural events

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 10:48:25

iReporter at National Mall

iReporter Sanjida Karim describes the scene and the crowd gathered at the National Mall.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 10:28:19

Obamamania hasn't reached Wyoming

While Washington gears up for Inauguration Day, Republicans in Wyoming are taking stock of their future and assessing Barack Obama.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 10:13:19

Kids choir sings 'America'

A children's choir sings 'America' on Capitol Hill during inauguration festivities.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 10:06:57

Sidwell kids talk about Obamas

Sidwell Friends students talk about attending school with the Obama daughters.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 10:06:09

Bushes greet Obamas

The president and his wife welcome the Obamas to the White House.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 10:05:37

Londoners on Obama's future

Londoners are asked about their hopes for the incoming Obama administration and their inauguration party plans.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 09:57:14

'We have made a transition'

Rep. John Lewis of Georgia and former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown talk about historic inauguration.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 09:56:08

The world is watching

CNN's Christiane Amanpour details the high expectations people around the world have for Barack Obama's presidency.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 09:26:26

Obama song

A group of women write and sing a song for Barack Obama.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 09:06:31

Obamas leave for church

President-elect Barack Obama and his wife head to a church service before his inauguration.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 07:54:26

Inauguration Day excitement

People from all across the country and world are looking forward to the inauguration of Barack Obama.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 07:08:32

No accommodations, no problem

Students from a charter school in Los Angeles are planning the inauguration trip of a lifetime. Ted Rowlands reports.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 05:22:34

MLK, Obama and 'The Dream'

CNN's Isha Sesay talks with Martin Luther King III about the significance of President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 02:41:38

Can Obama keep Gaza quiet?

Challenges lie ahead for a U.S. president who will be sworn in during a fresh crisis in the region. CNN's Cal Perry reports.

updated Tue Jan 20 2009 02:41:34

Iraqis on Obama era

Iraqis share with CNN's Arwa Damon their hopes for the new Obama administration.

updated Mon Jan 19 2009 23:47:56

Pakistanis' advice to Obama

Pakistanis offer advice to Barack Obama on what he called the central front in the war on terror. CNN's Reza Sayah reports.

updated Mon Jan 19 2009 22:49:46

'From MLK to Today'

Director Antoine Fuqua tells the story from MLK to President-elect Barack Obama in CNN's short film "From MLK to Today."

updated Mon Jan 19 2009 22:36:50

D.C. tattoo parlors offer lasting inaugural memories

Sometimes, a T-shirt just doesn't cut it.

updated Mon Jan 19 2009 18:59:54

Coming to fruition

Steve Hildebrand was Obama's deputy campaign manager and a main architect of Obama's primary and general election wins.

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