Michelle Obama

White House says jobs program has exceeded goal

First lady Michelle Obama announced Tuesday that companies participating in a program to help veterans find work have hired or trained 290,000 veterans and military... Read more »

April 30, 2013


First Lady asks companies to hire more veterans

With about 1 million members of the military expected to become civilians over the next five years, First Lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden are calling on the private... Read more »

April 30, 2013


Obama jokes about radical 2nd term changes

President Barack Obama is joking about a radical second-term shakeup, shifting from "strapping young Socialist" to retiree golfer and sporting bangs like first lady... Read more »

April 27, 2013


Presidents help George W. Bush dedicate library

President Barack Obama on Thursday praised his predecessor at the dedication of his library for showing strength and resolve in the days after the Sept. 11 attacks and... Read more »

April 25, 2013


Woman injured in marathon blast faces challenges

As this shocked city observed a moment of silence, Heather Abbott was following through on a difficult decision — allowing doctors to amputate her left foot,... Read more »

April 23, 2013


Tragedies turn the world to faith and prayer

When tragedy strikes, the conversation in America changes. Faith and prayer, family and friends dominate a dialogue focused on coping and finding answers. Read more »

April 18, 2013


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