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Inside Donald Trump's Inauguration Day

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The long and turbulent 2016 election reaches its final milestone Friday when Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States.The inauguration of the controversial real estate mogul and former reality television star will largely follow tradition, b […]

Inauguration Forecast Calls for Heavy Rain

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The weather forecast is looking bleak for Donald Trump's inauguration.Some drizzle or a shower could begin as early as 7 a.m. in Washington, D.C., with temperatures hovering in the mid-30s.By 9:30 a.m. steadier rain is forecast to move into D.C., but temperatures will […]

Everything You Need to Know About the Women's March

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Less than 24 hours after Donald Trump takes the oath of office in Washington, D.C., to become the 45th president of the United States, hundreds of thousands of people from across the country will descend upon the nation’s capital to participate in the Women’s March.Th […]

Suspected Orlando Cop Killer Appeared to Be Kicked in Head as He Was Captured: Video

Orlando Police Department(ORLANDO, Fla.) --  As suspected Orlando cop killer Markeith Loyd was captured, police chopper video showed that he was crawling on the ground towards a group of officers, after which he appeared to be kicked in the head by at least one officer.Loyd, who was wanted for alleg […]

Inauguration Weather Forecast Looks Rainy, but It Could Be Worse

ABC News(WASHINGTON) --  Friday is Inauguration Day, and many may be wondering what kind of weather Washington, D.C. will see, since it is mid-January, after all.Well, the good news is temperatures will not be harsh or frigid; they will be on the mild side for the middle of winter, with highs nearly […]

Suspected Orlando Cop Killer Curses at Judge in Court

Orlando Police Department(ORLANDO, Fla.) -- Suspected cop killer Markeith Loyd -- who was caught Tuesday after a nine-day manhunt in Orlando, Florida -- cursed at the judge in a profanity-laced first appearance in court Thursday morning.Loyd, who was wanted for allegedly killing Master Sgt. Debra Cl […]

Court Records: Teen Who Was Kidnapped as a Baby Knew About Abduction

ABC News/Jacksonville Sheriff's Office(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) -- The South Carolina woman accused of kidnapping a newborn baby from a hospital in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1998 allegedly admitted to the crime over a year ago, according to court documents obtained by ABC News. Moreover, the stolen child […]

Former First Lady Barbara Bush Is Being Treated for Bronchitis

Bob Levey/Getty Images for U.S. Fund for UNICEF(HOUSTON) -- Former first lady Barbara Bush is being treated for bronchitis, family spokesman Jim McGrath told ABC News Thursday.Barbara Bush, 91, entered Houston Methodist Hospital Wednesday morning as a precaution after suffering fatigue and coughing. […]

Mysterious 'Loud Boom' Reportedly Rattles Homes in NC Town

iStock/Thinkstock(MOUNT HOLLY, N.C.) -- The residents of Mount Holly, a town in North Carolina, have been puzzled by a mysterious "loud boom" that reportedly shook several homes earlier this week.The Mount Holly Police Department "received more than 30 calls from various parts of the city and even n […]