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Joe Biden takes the helm, enters the White House for the first time as chief executive: 'Democracy has prevailed'

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Railing against plans to reopen Chicago schools, alderman calls on Mayor Lightfoot and CPS to 'stop these Trumpian practices'

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Here's what you need to know about COVID-19 vaccines

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New Chicago man, 75, charged with child molestation

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Fact check: In his final remarks as president, Trump boasts fiction in his goodbye to Washington

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From 'Baked Alaska' to a guy with horns and fur, here's a wrap-up of notable Capitol riot arrests

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'Democracy has prevailed:' Read the text of Joe Biden's inaugural address as 46th president

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Donald Trump bids farewell to Washington, hints of a comeback: 'So just a goodbye. We love you.'

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Watch live: White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds first briefing

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Former President Trump now at 'home' in Palm Beach County

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Twitter reacts to President Joe Biden's inauguration

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President Biden to review Trump's changes to national monuments

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As COVID-19 surges, states report they're running out of vaccine and canceling tens of thousands of appointments

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At last minute, Trump pardons Al Pirro — the ex-husband of Fox host Jeanine Pirro

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A few arrests, but no serious security issues during Biden's inauguration — two weeks after pro-Trump rioters besieged the Capitol

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Inaugural poet Amanda Gorman: 'Even as we grieved, we grew.'

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Joe Biden's Bible, laden with personal meaning, puts him in line with inaugural tradition

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Why a tiny Indian village watched, cheered for Kamala Harris during her swearing-in as vice president

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Vice President Kamala Harris: A new chapter opens in US politics

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At least 3 killed in gas explosion in Spain' capital

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Trump pardons former chief strategist Steve Bannon, rappers Lil Wayne and Kodak Black, dozens of others

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Trump frees current and former aides from ethics pledge, which included 5-year lobbying ban

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'No Man's Land' review: Skillfully executed story of redemption, but the message is muddled

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Day 1: Biden to undo Trump policies on climate change, coronavirus, immigration

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James Corden celebrates 'One Day More' of Trump with 'Les Misérables' spoof

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Outgoing President Trump pardons Lil Wayne, Kodak Black and Roc Nation CEO Desiree Perez

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Hollywood returns: Gaga, J. Lo, Garth headline Biden inauguration

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McConnell blames Trump, others in power for provoking Capitol riot: 'The mob was fed lies'

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On eve of inauguration, Biden marks nation's COVID-19 grief as US death toll surpasses 400,000

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12 National Guard members with militia ties, extremist posts removed from Biden inauguration security, officials say

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American COVID-19 deaths surpass 400,000, with death rate accelerating, on final full day of Trump's term

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Coronavirus in Illinois updates: 4,822 new COVID-19 cases and 107 additional deaths reported as limited indoor dining set to resume in Will and Kankakee counties

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