Michelle Obama

Healthier school lunches not going down well

Parents in Kentucky are chaffing at new federal school lunch requirements that, they say, are leaving kids hungry because they can't get full on the limited meat and... Read more »

Aug. 28, 2013


Michelle Obama backs hip-hop CD that promotes childhood health

Although the tracks don’t feature her singing voice, first lady Michelle Obama is releasing her first hip-hop album next month. The CD, called “Songs for a... Read more »

Aug. 15, 2013

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Obama touts decrease in backlog on veterans' claims

The number of veterans waiting months to receive benefits has begun to shrink, President Barack Obama said Saturday, announcing progress in tackling an enormous... Read more »

Aug. 10, 2013


Obama begins Martha's Vineyard vacation

President Barack Obama opened the first summer vacation of his second term Saturday on Martha's Vineyard, trading Washington debates over the budget, government... Read more »

Aug. 10, 2013


Obama tees off into birthday weekend with golf

President Barack Obama kicked off his birthday weekend Saturday with a round of golf with friends and a getaway to Camp David. Read more »

Aug. 3, 2013


First lady asks for Latinos' help on health care

Michelle Obama urged Latino activists on Tuesday to help sign people up for her husband's health care overhaul, especially the millions of younger, healthier people... Read more »

July 23, 2013


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