President Obama sworn in for second term

President Barack Obama has been sworn in for a second presidential term today during a private ceremony at the White House.

On Monday, the President's public Inauguration will take place in Washington.

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Obama's Inauguration Ball

Barack Obama said his wife Michelle made him "a better man and better President" at the Commander in Chief's Inauguration Ball. Thousands of people gathered in Washington to see Obama publicly sworn in as US president for his second term.