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Smaller crowds but same excitement for Obama’s second time around

Schoolteacher Patricia Cooper gazed out at the many hundreds of thousands of people lining the National Mall, moments after Barack Obama had been sworn...

Worldwide, public trust in government, business at all-time low

Public trust in business, government and media leaders has fallen in the wake of financial and political scandals, according to a new global survey. Heads...

With second swearing in, Obama kicks off another term

His second term already under way, President Barack Obama aims to set an optimistic tone when he takes the oath again to lead a...

Senate Democrats promise something rare: An actual federal budget

Democrats are looking to make new revenue part of the Senate's first budget in almost four years, which will be released soon after the...

The ‘ace of cakes’ cooks up something special for Obama

Baltimore celebrity baker Duff Goldman says the cake he's baking for President Barack Obama's inaugural ball is going to be more elegant than crazy,...

Obama facing an unusual two-day inaugural

President Barack Obama will take the official oath of office in a small, private ceremony at the White House on Sunday, setting a more...

New Republican House marked more for weakness than power

Celebration doesn't seem to be high on the agenda as House Republicans, their majority renewed by the voters last fall, lay the groundwork for...

New Miss America may be a no show at Obama inaugural

Mallory Hagan says her first week as Miss America has been amazing, but she's not sure she's going to Inauguration Day because of the...

Obama kicks off a whirlwind weekend

President Barack Obama is heading up a National Day of Service at the start of a whirlwind weekend of inaugural events that mark the...

Republicans to skip Obama inaugural, head out of town

For many Republicans, this is a good weekend to get away from it all. With hundreds of thousands of Democrats traveling to nation's capital for...