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FILE-In this file photo taken on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, Gabon's President Ali Bongo Ondimba, looks on as he leaves French President Francois Hollande at the Elysee Palace after a meeting as part of preparation of the upcoming COP21 Climate Conference in Paris, France. Gabon's President Ali Bongo Ondimba has been sworn in, on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, for a second seven-year term, extending a family dynasty in place for decades after a disputed vote saw his re-election by a slim margin. (AP Photo/Francois Mori,File)

Gabon's President Bongo sworn in after disputed election

Gabon's President Ali Bongo Ondimba has been sworn in for a second seven-year term keeping his family's dynasty in place for decades after winning re-election by a slim margin in a disputed vote. Bongo on Tuesday vowed to defend the constitution and to be fair to all. He called for ...

An invited guest from British Museum, right, and an official from Iraq Museum look at antiquities on display at a newly opened museum in the southern city of Basra, Iraq, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. Iraq inaugurated the new antiquities museum in Basra on Tuesday, with pottery, statues, coins and other artifacts dating back more than 2,000 years. Only one hall was opened due to a shortage of funds. The museum is housed in one of Saddam Hussein’s former palaces, which had briefly served as a mess hall for British troops after the 2003 U.S.-led invasion that overthrew him. It will showcase artifacts dating back to 400 B.C. that tell the history of the oil-rich city on the Persian Gulf. (AP Photo/Nabil al-Jurani)

Iraq opens new antiquities museum in Basra

Iraq opened a new antiquities museum in the southern city of Basra on Tuesday with pottery, coins and other artifacts dating back more than 2,000 years. Only one hall was opened due to a shortage of funds, Qahtan al-Obaid, the museum director, told The Associated Press by telephone. It will ...

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. look at photographs of former inaugurations on display on Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, during a ceremony to drive in the first nails to signifying the start of construction on the 2017 presidential inaugural platform. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Construction begins on presidential inauguration platform

U.S. Capitol workers have started to build the presidential inauguration platform, with an assist from congressional leaders. Republican and Democratic leaders hammered in the ceremonial first nails for the structure where the next president will take the oath of office on Jan. 20. Some of the lawmakers were more successful ...

Lineup announced for inaugural Essence Festival Durban

Singers Kelly Price and Estelle will join comedian and television host Steve Harvey, civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton and fitness expert Shaun T at the inaugural Essence Festival Durban in South Africa. Organizers on Thursday announced participants for the Nov. 8-13 event at the International Convention Center and the ...

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama dance during the Commander-In-Chief Inaugural ball at the Washington Convention Center during the 57th Presidential Inauguration Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 in Washington.  (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

The President and Mrs. Obama celebrate at Inaugural balls

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama shined as they took center stage at two Inaugural balls.

Richard Schiff and wife Sheila Kelley arrive at the Creative Coalition Inaugural Ball on Monday Jan. 21, 2013, in Washington. (Photo by Larry French/Invision/AP)

Stars come out for the Creative Coalition Inaugural Ball

Stars from Hollywood joined political big wigs at the Creative Coalition Inaugural Ball in Washington, DC.

La La Anthony is seen at the Hip-Hop Inaugural Ball on Sunday, Jan. 20 in Washington.

Stars attend Hip-Hop Inaugural Ball

US President Barack Obama(L) and First Lady Michelle Obama walk along Pennsylvania Avenue during the parade following Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC.AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR        (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Marchers participate in historical Inaugural Parade

Bands and marchers heralded the 2nd inauguration of President Barack Obama on the parade route from the U.S. Capitol to the White House.

The first family headed out to inaugural festivities Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 with Michelle Obama leading a very coordinated fashion parade in a navy-silk, checkered-patterned coat and dress by Thom Browne that were inspired by a menswear necktie.

Michelle Obama, Sasha, Malia show off inaugural fashion choices

Michelle Obama, Sasha, Malia show off inaugural fashion choices

Celebrities & famous faces seen at the 2013 Inauguration

The celebrities and other public figures came out in full swing to support the festivities in Washington, D.C.

A nation celebrates: The 2013 Inauguration of President Barack Obama

Pictures from the 2013 inauguration where President Barack Obama was sworn-in for a second term.

Army Staff Sgt. Brock Cummins (center), a graduate of Greeneview High School in Jamestown, is participating in Monday’s presidential inauguration as a member of the Army honor guard. Contributed Photo.

Area native gets prime job for inaugural parade

As a member of the Army’s elite ceremonial regiment, Staff Sgt. Brock Cummins winds up on TV all the time — at least his mom thinks he does. “They all kind of look the same from a distance,” confessed Jenny Cummins, a Jamestown resident. But on Monday, the 2002 graduate ...

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