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Compare 2017 and 2009

January 20, 2017 - 3:19pm
It's been eight years since a new president took the oath of office at the US Capitol. Here's some side by side comparisons of Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009 and Donald Trump's in 2017,
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Trump's @POTUS Twitter account used Obama crowd image

January 20, 2017 - 3:10pm
Donald Trump's account is rapidly evolving after using an image of Barack Obama's 2013 inauguration
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El Chapo: US prosecutors seek $14bn seizure from drug lord

January 20, 2017 - 2:41pm
US lawyers want to seize billions from the extradited Mexican drug lord who denies trafficking charges.
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Donald Trump: 'America first, America first'

January 20, 2017 - 2:08pm
"A new vision will govern... it's going to be only America first, America first", the US president told the crowd at his inauguration.
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Trump: 'People became the rulers of this nation again'

January 20, 2017 - 1:39pm
Donald Trump said his inauguration day would be known as the day "the people became the rulers of this nation again".
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Trump tracker: Can he deliver?

January 20, 2017 - 1:36pm
Donald Trump begins his presidency with a far lower approval rating than his three predecessors. Can he turn that around?
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Full text of speech

January 20, 2017 - 1:13pm
The full speech delivered by new US President Donald Trump after taking the oath of office.
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US President Donald Trump sworn in

January 20, 2017 - 1:01pm
Donald Trump is sworn in as US president in Washington DC.
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US President Donald Trump: 'We will get the job done'

January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Donald Trump has become the president of the United States.
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Searching for Bosnia's war missing

January 20, 2017 - 12:48pm
A team of experts is using DNA technology to identify victims of the Bosnian war of the 1990s.
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Gambia crisis: Jammeh misses second deadline to step down

January 20, 2017 - 12:13pm
The latest deadline for Yahya Jammeh to cede power to his elected successor has passed.
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The improbable rise of Donald Trump

January 20, 2017 - 12:09pm
Long before Donald Trump became US president, he was just "The Donald" - a larger than life celebrity and real estate tycoon.
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Trump inauguration: The story so far

January 20, 2017 - 11:11am
Washington DC woke up to inauguration day with ceremony and protests.
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Inauguration: Violent protests in Washington DC

January 20, 2017 - 11:03am
Windows were smashed during protests in Washington DC as President-elect Donald Trump was due to be sworn in.
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A Dog's Purpose premiere cancelled amid animal rights concerns

January 20, 2017 - 10:45am
Animal rights activists complained when a leaked video appeared to show a dog in distress on set.
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PIP breast implants: French court tells TUV to pay damages

January 20, 2017 - 10:25am
German safety body TUV is told to pay hefty compensation over the PIP breast implant scandal.
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Past presidents taking the oath of office

January 20, 2017 - 8:05am
Before you can become commander in chief, you must first take the oath of office.
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Melbourne car deaths: Four killed as driver strikes pedestrians

January 20, 2017 - 7:52am
Four people including a young child are killed, but police say it is not a terror attack.
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Syria: IS destroys part of Palmyra's Roman Theatre

January 20, 2017 - 7:42am
IS militants destroy part of the Roman Theatre's facade and a nearby monument.
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Borderline behaviour

January 20, 2017 - 7:37am
A website is juxtaposing selfie-takers at a Holocaust memorial with concentration camp scenes, but is there a right way to behave at such sites?
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Enjoy this live recording of “Butterfly Dance” by the German darkwave band Diary of Dreams