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President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)The incoming administration will keep staff for assistance on issues like fighting ISIS, international sanctions, and counterterrorism.


2017-01-19 08:58:53 -0700

Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts arrives to administer the oath of office to President Barack Obama in 2013. (Win McNamee/AP)John Roberts will be the first chief justice in history to swear in a president who has so frequently and personally insulted him.


2017-01-19 08:59:55 -0700

Energy secretary nominee Rick Perry is sworn in on Capitol Hill. (Carolyn Kaster/AP)Rick Perry, the president-elect's energy secretary nominee, tells a Senate committee he no longer wants to abolish the Energy Department.


2017-01-19 08:43:18 -0700