Obama faces Washington challenge
US President Barack Obama has returned with his family to Washington DC to face a bulging in-tray after winning a second term in office.
The Obamas flew from their Chicago base, arriving at Andrews Air Force Base about 18:30 (23:30 GMT).
He needs to work with Republicans in Congress to confront a looming "fiscal cliff" of tax rises and spending cuts.
The Republicans retained control of the House of Representatives on Tuesday, but failed to take the Senate.
Adam Brookes reports.
08 Nov 2012
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