Michelle Obama

Beating the odds: Trip to the White House helps two Utah students chart a future

Last week, two Salt Lake students were invited to a summit hosted by first lady Michelle Obama centered on helping first-generation college students finish a post-high... Read more »

Aug. 1, 2015


Michelle Obama opens Special Olympics in Los Angeles

Michelle Obama has welcomed thousands of athletes to the Special Olympic World Games in Los Angeles. Read more »

July 25, 2015


In Kenya, Obama blends blunt messages with warm reflections

President Barack Obama mixed blunt messages to Kenya's leaders on gay rights, corruption and counterterrorism Saturday with warm reflections on his family ties to a... Read more »

July 25, 2015


White House Notebook: Obama faces 'family politics' in Kenya

What happens when an American president invites his African relatives to dinner at a Nairobi hotel? A lot of family members show up — more, perhaps, than he even... Read more »

July 25, 2015

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Culinary tourists driving growth in US tourism

Culinary tourists are pushing growth in foreign tourism to the United States, which is transforming its image as a fast-food mecca to a land of regional tastes and... Read more »

July 23, 2015


Down syndrome student focuses on her abilities as she transitions to college

Devon Adelman fell in love with the ocean when she was 2 years old. Read more »

July 20, 2015


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