More than 3,500 D.C. residents put their names into the hat for a local politicians' drawing for tickets to the inauguration.
There's been a mix-up involving ticket sales to some events related to the upcoming Inaugural Parade and Ball.
Plans for Obama's second inauguration are underway, some of which will be a little different from 2009.
More than 20 inaugural balls are scheduled for the President's second inauguration, but Obama and First Lady Michelle are expected at only two of them.
Extra cellphone towers are being installed on the National Mall to handle the heavy use expected from smartphones during the presidential inauguration.
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