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Trump, Pence make pre-Inauguration appearances, including Indiana ball

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President-elect Donald Trump and his family are making an appearance at the "Make America Great Again Welcome Concert" on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.Read more

Gay rights protesters hold dance party in front of Pence's D.C. residence

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A vibrant protest broke out in front of Vice President-elect Mike Pence's suburban Washington D.C. home Wednesday.Read more

Gov. Eric Holcomb delivers his first State of the State Address

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Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb says motorists should be willing to invest a little more in order to boost funding for the state's highways.Read more

Pence family thanks Hoosiers at Indiana ball

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Incoming Vice President Mike Pence is looking back on his Hoosier roots as he transitions into his new role in the White House.Read more

Hoosiers head to DC to join Women's March on Washington

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Many Hoosiers are in Washington D.C. or are headed there for Friday's inauguration. Several thousand others are traveling there for the Women's March on Washington.Read more

Former Pres. Bush "doing much better" at Houston hospital

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Doctors treating former President George H.W. Bush for pneumonia considered Thursday whether to take out a breathing tube while his wife, Barbara, said she was feeling much better after undergoing treatment for bronchitis.Read more

Rep. André Carson will attend Trump inauguration

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Rep. André Carson has decided to attend President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration after all.Read more

The presidency is about to change as Trump remains Trump

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Trump spent much of his transition making clear he sees things differently: Rather than change for the office, he argues, the office will change for him.Read more

On Obama's last day, a low-key end to fast-paced presidency

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With a few final moves and a round of goodbyes, President Barack Obama quietly closed out his presidency on Thursday and prepared for life as a private citizen, as the country readied itself for President-elect Donald Trump.Read more

Getting around D.C. a task as inauguration nears

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Thousands of people are coming to Washington D.C. for the inauguration, but it's not as easy to get to as you may think.Read more

First day goal? Make White House feel like home for Trump

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It's supposed to feel just like home when Donald Trump steps inside the White House residence for the first time as president on Inauguration Day.Read more

In final act as president, Obama commutes 330 drug sentences

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In his last major act as president, Barack Obama is cutting short the sentences of 330 federal inmates convicted of drug crimes.Read more