Donald Trump's inauguration

Donald Trump’s capital moment

Trump will give what for him is a rare formal speech to a shaky nation — to a populace on edge over his tweets, his murky policy ideas, and his weak command of facts.

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President-elect Donald Trump spoke at a pre-Inaugural “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration” at the Lincoln Memorial.

epa05732747 US President-elect Donald J. Trump (R) and incoming First Lady Melania Trump (L) arrive to the Candlelight Dinner at Union Station, one day before Trump is sworn in as the 45th President of the United States in Washington, DC, USA, 19 January 2017. Trump won the 08 November 2016 election to become the next US President. EPA/CHRIS KLEPONIS / POOL

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President-elect Donald J. Trump (right) and incoming First Lady Melania Trump (left) arrived to the Candlelight Dinner at Union Station, one day before Trump is sworn in as the 45th President of the United States in Washington.

epa05732754 US Vice President-elect Mike Pence (C-R) and his wife Karen Pence (C) arrive to the Candlelight Dinner at Union Station, one day before US President-elect Donald J. Trump is sworn in as the 45th President of the United States in Washington, DC, 19 January 2017. Trump won the 08 November 2016 election to become the next US President. EPA/CHRIS KLEPONIS / POOL

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Vice President-elect Mike Pence and his wife Karen Pence arrived to the Candlelight Dinner at Union Station.

President-elect Donald Trump, right, kisses the hand of Kellyanne Conway, his campaign manager, during a VIP reception and dinner with donors, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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President-elect Donald Trump kissed the hand of Kellyanne Conway, his campaign manager, during a VIP reception and dinner with donors.

Fireworks explode over the Lincoln Memorial after a welcome celebration for US President-elect Donald Trump in Washington, DC, on January 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Brendan SmialowskiBRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images

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Fireworks exploded over the Lincoln Memorial after a welcome celebration for US President-elect Donald Trump.

A demonstrator waves a flag on the steps of the National Portrait Gallery before marching to the Hotel Monaco in Washington, DC on January 19, 2017. The Oklahoma State Society held a gala celebrating President-elect Donald Trump's upcoming inauguration at the hotel. / AFP PHOTO / ZACH GIBSONZACH GIBSON/AFP/Getty Images

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A demonstrator waved a flag on the steps of the National Portrait Gallery before marching to the Hotel Monaco in Washington.

Protesters hold up signs at the

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Protesters held up signs at the “We Stand United” rally on the eve of US President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration outside Trump International Hotel and Tower in New York.

epa05732687 US actor Alec Baldwin speaks during a protest outside the Trump International Hotel and Tower in New York, New York, USA, 19 January 2017, one day before Donald J. Trump is sworn in as the 45th President of the United States in Washington DC. Trump won the 08 November 2016 election to become the next US President. EPA/JASON SZENES

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Actor Alec Baldwin spoke during a protest outside the Trump International Hotel and Tower in New York.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19: Anti-Trump protesters gather outside of the Deplora Ball at the National Press Building, on January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump will be sworn in as the nations 45th President on January 20th. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

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Anti-Trump protesters gathered outside of the DeploraBall at the National Press Building in Washington.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19: Anti-Trump protesters tangle with police outside of the Deplora Ball at the National Press Building, on January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump will be sworn in as the nations 45th President on January 20th. (Photo by )

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Anti-Trump protesters tangled with police outside of the DeploraBall.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19: A protester has her eyes doused with water after allegedly being pepper sprayed by police outside of the Deplora Ball at the National Press Building on January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Donald Trump will be sworn in as the nation's 45th President on January 20th. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

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A protester has her eyes doused with water after allegedly being pepper sprayed by police outside of the DeploraBall.

US President-elect Donald Trump and wife Melania look at the Abraham Lincoln statue as they arrive for a welcome celebration at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, on January 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Brendan SmialowskiBRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images

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Trump and wife Melania looked at the Abraham Lincoln statue as they arrived for a welcome celebration at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington.

A supporter wears a

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A supporter wearing a “Make America Great Again” cap looked on outside the US Capitol one day ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Trump.

epa05732540 US President-Elect Donald J. Trump (C) pumps his fist while standing with his family on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial at the end of the 'Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration' a day before Trump is to be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States in Washington, DC, USA, 19 January 2017. Trump won the 08 November 2016 election to become the next US President.

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President-elect Donald J. Trump (center) pumped his fist while standing with his family on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial at the end of the “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration.”

epa05732541 US President-Elect Donald J. Trump stands on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial at the end of the ‘Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration’ a day before Trump is to be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States in Washington, DC, USA, 19 January 2017. Trump won the 08 November 2016 election to become the next US President.

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Trump stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.

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To one reporter, it indicated the moment that was about to arrive: Donald Trump is coming. And he’s planning to put his own imprint on D.C.

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It’s complete immersion: You can sit at the Trump hotel bar, watching Trump on TV, observing Trump White House staffers while sipping Trump wine.

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Girl Scouts leaders and parents are outraged that the organization will march in the inaugural parade for President-elect Donald Trump.

Evan Horowitz

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To capture the potentially far-reaching impact of President Trump, the Globe has assembled a dashboard of “vital statistics” that we will assess over time.

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This continuing counterintelligence investigation means that Donald Trump will take the oath of office Friday with his associates under investigation.

@Large | Michael Andor Brodeur

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Barack Obama showed us how a POTUS should use the Internet. But Donald Trump’s Internet mastery is more powerful.

Women's March on Washington

Opinion | Gloria Steinem

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Questions about the Women’s March on Washington have created a need for a Twitter version of history and Feminism 101.

Adrian Walker

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“What kind of America do I want to live in?” asked Yordanos Eyoel.

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Shirley Leung

Who will be at the Women’s March in Boston? Everyone, it seems.

Organizers expect more than 80,000 to participate in the local march, from grass-roots activists to CEOs.

Metro

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The change comes after one of the guards was charged with beating a disabled homeless man with his own cane, officials said.

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Allen Stotts told investigators that something in his head told him to murder his former wife.

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A defense lawyer for Aaron Hernandez argued that the former New England Patriots star had been disadvantaged by the lack of surveillance evidence.

FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2014 file photo, Joaquin

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Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman extradited to US

Mexico’s government says it has extradited drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the US, where he is wanted on drug trafficking and other charges.

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Only freight and emergency vehicles would be permitted to travel more than a mile continuously without a passenger present inside.

Arts

Kit Harington in a typically bloody scene from “Game of Thrones.”

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Buzzsaw | Matthew Gilbert

Is there a truth for our times in this TV savagery?

There is something about the visions of barbarism depicted on several current series that seems oddly and frighteningly apropos in these uncivil times.

THINGS TO DO

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The Globe’s picks for the best ways to spend your weekend.

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“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.