Don't expect that in his inaugural speech today Donald Trump will bother with a hat tip to Barack Obama for the outgoing president’s contribution to his success, although maybe he should. There might also come a day when Obama will be grateful it was Trump and not a purebred Republican who became the custodian of his legacy, Keith Boag writes. more »
President-elect Donald Trump has promised his inauguration Friday will be an elegant spectacle. CBC News is covering the historic proceedings from start to finish. The events begin Thursday with a series of ceremonies. more »
Nominally, a presidential inauguration is a moment for the nation to come together and celebrate the peaceful handover of power to a democratically elected leader. Nowadays, that’s just a fantasy. more »
Eight more people have been found alive in the rubble of an Italian hotel Friday where at least 30 people were trapped after a deadly avalanche tore through the ski resort, which would bring the total number of survivors to 10. more »
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