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‘This Is Our Right’: Protests Erupt in Washington With Mission to Disrupt

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:47
A resistance has descended on Donald J. Trump’s inauguration, prompting police officers, some in riot gear, to employ crowd-dispersing sprays.

Marijuana Group Passes Out Free Joints for Trump’s Inauguration

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:33
A Washington, D.C., group that advocates for relaxed marijuana laws started Inauguration Day by handing out thousands of joints at Dupont Circle.

What’s in the Blue Box From Tiffany? An Investigation

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:18
Melania Trump presented Michelle Obama with a gift at the White House, and speculation is rife about what’s inside.

Insider Podcasts: On Guard: Reporters Gear Up to Cover President Trump

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:11
The media columnist Jim Rutenberg and the White House correspondent Peter Baker on the Trump administration and the media challenges it poses.

G.O.P. Governors Seek Flexibility on Medicaid and Health Markets

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:10
Nine governors visiting Capitol Hill criticized the Obama administration as too rigid, but many also urged lawmakers not to repeal the health law without a replacement.

The Wild Inauguration of Andrew Jackson, Trump’s Populist Predecessor

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 10:23
Biographers and historians have not been shy about drawing parallels between Jackson and Donald Trump.

Bits: Daily Report: Tech Tips for Donald Trump’s Inauguration Day

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 10:13
How to keep up with the events on television, online and on mobile devices, and a security to-do list if you are there.

President Trump: Washington Prepares to Be Upended

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 09:53
Donald J. Trump was preparing to take the oath of office in a capital facing its most significant disruption in generations.

What Are Your Hopes For Trump’s Presidency?

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 07:00
What do you hope President Trump accomplishes in his first 100 days in office? We’d like to hear from you.

Big City: New Yorkers Rediscover Activism in the Trump Presidency Era

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 05:00
How to counter the new president? The intensity of the desire to fight back is producing what may turn out to be one of the most fertile periods of protest on the left in decades.

Inauguration Briefing: Donald Trump’s Inauguration Inspires a Memory of Eisenhower’s

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 05:00
A correspondent’s father-in-law revealed a unique connection to Dwight D. Eisenhower’s inauguration.

Donald Trump’s Inauguration Becomes a Time to Protest and Plan

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 05:00
Mr. Trump’s swearing-in is a vehicle for many Democrats to conduct rallies or workshops, or to escape Washington and politics for a weekend.

Donald Trump’s Path to the White House

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 03:41
Donald J. Trump’s path to the White House does not resemble that of any of his predecessors. Before his inauguration on Friday, here is a look at Mr. Trump’s life in pictures.

Why 5 Trump Voters are Going to the Inauguration

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 03:33
Supporters of Donald J. Trump from very different backgrounds and geography talk about why they are traveling to the inauguration.

Popularity Contest: Is Trump Stronger Than He Seems?

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 03:25
Donald Trump’s approval numbers are dismal, but there may be something about his appeal that is not captured in the traditional ratings.

Following in the Footsteps of Presidents Past

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 22:48
Donald J. Trump is expected continue an Inauguration Day tradition: Walking from the Capitol to the White House after the swearing-in ceremony.

Trump Renews Vow for Jerusalem Embassy, a Gift of Uncertain Value

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 21:29
Palestinians in the West Bank protested the idea, which even many hard-line Israelis are not keen to embrace, seeing it as a catalyst to more fighting.

Intercepted Russian Communications Part of Inquiry Into Trump Associates

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 21:18
It is not clear whether the communications had anything to do with Donald J. Trump or his campaign.

Trump Nominees Make Clear Plans to Sweep Away Obama Policies

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 21:11
Over two weeks of hearings, Donald J. Trump’s cabinet picks have strongly embraced a deeply conservative approach to governing.

Issues of Riches Trip Up Steven Mnuchin and Other Nominees

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 21:04
Mr. Mnuchin, the pick for Treasury secretary, said the disclosure forms were “quite complicated” and his omissions were “unintentional.”