Donald Trump will become American's 45th president during Friday's inauguration ceremony
Jan 23, 2017, 00:30
WASHINGTON (A.W.)-Vice President-elect Mike Pence named Armenian-American Ken Nahigian to serve as the Executive Director of the Trump-Pence Presidential Transition on January 18.
All eyes were on President Donald Trump, but Mike Pence was sworn-in as well to become the 48 vice president, the sixth from the Hoosier State.
They then took a motorcade for the short journey to St John's Episcopal Church, where they were also joined by Mr Trump's adult children.
The former IN governor is the sixth vice president from IN and the first since Huntington's Dan Quayle IN 1989-93 under former President George H.W. Bush. There, he was greeted by Vice President Joe Biden, and his wife.
President Barack Obama and Mr Trump greeted well wishers as they arrived, following a final meeting between the pair at the White House.
Both were sworn-in around noon. Pence was, however, busy hosting the Vice President-elect's Inaugural Dinner at the National Portrait Gallery.
Pence completed his first term as IN governor earlier this month.
"Together we will determine the course of America and the world for many, many years to come".
Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, meanwhile, swore Mike Pence in as the new vice president of the United States.
Vice president-elect Mike Pence and his wife Karen Pence dance at the Indiana Inaugural Ball, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 in Washington.
Israel tested that theory Sunday when Jerusalem city officials approved building permits for 566 new homes in east Jerusalem. Conversely, Mr Trump has challenged the idea that halting settlement expansion is a prerequisite for peace negotiations.
Jammeh's tenure which was expected to expire by midnight on Wednesday was extended by 90 days by Gambia's Parliament. Those close to the new president say he has two major tasks to urgently tackle when he returns to Gambia.
Some people take a different approach. "I can use all the help I can get!" "It's really up to them and their constituents". With that in mind, I refuse to be a pawn in the president-elect's efforts to rally support from congressional Republicans.
Flu vaccines are available at doctors' offices and pharmacies. "We anticipate there will be good efficacy this year", he said. Officials say a total of 311 people have been hospitalized or died from the flu since September 1st, 2016.
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Metallica and Carrie Underwood each have one nomination at the upcoming Grammy Awards , while Keith Urban now has two. The 59th Grammy Awards will be hosted by funnyman James Corden from the Staples Center in Los Angeles .
With plenty of points to be won and lost, the title race is still very much on and Arsenal will be confident of bridging the gap. Defensively, Arsenal have improved since Shkodran Mustafi joined the club in the summer but there is still room for improvement.
Panneerselvam thanks PM for support to jallikattu
Young students also came out in support of jallikattu; holding banners of "ban PETA " and "we want jallikattu ". In other areas, Ministers from the respective regions will inaugurate the sport at 11 am, Panneerselvam said.
Ford airs the new Mustang Convertible
The automatic transmission now offered for the 2018 Ford Mustang is a new 10-speed tuned to the Mustang's performance needs. Owners can also use a dedicated smartphone application called FordPass to start, lock, unlock, and locate their vehicle .
Daesh Terrorists Destroy Part of Roman Theater in Palmyra
But in December Islamic militants regained control of the world heritage site and they are now exacting revenge by destroying it. Daesh controlled the Palmyra site after capturing it in December for a second time from the Syrian government forces.
Super Mario Run Coming to Android in March 2017
It will be a free download initially offering three stages, with a single in-app purchase to unlock the rest of the levels. Instead, you can check out our Super Mario Run preview and bone up on Super Mario Run tips and tricks while you wait.