Michelle Obama

Utah basketball: Runnin' Utes overpower Oregon State

The Utes pick up their fourth win in Pac-12 play, surpassing last year's victory total. The Utes also double their overall number of wins from 2011-12. Read more »

March 7, 2013


First lady: Not surprised by reaction to Oscars

Michelle Obama says it was "absolutely not surprising" to her that her satellite appearance at the Academy Awards ceremony provoked a national conversation about... Read more »

March 1, 2013


Americans still have conflicted feelings about their first ladies

If second-term presidents feel liberated by re-election to pursue bolder agendas, first ladies often become more comfortable to be their own person. Read more »

March 1, 2013


First lady announces effort to help kids exercise

Imagine students learning their ABCs while dancing, or memorizing multiplication tables while doing jumping jacks? Read more »

Feb. 28, 2013

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Michelle Obama highlights obesity progress in Mississippi

Michelle Obama on Wednesday congratulated this Southern state for a more than 13 percent drop in its child obesity rates and said its example should inspire the rest... Read more »

Feb. 27, 2013

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Oscar night hosting detracted from the films being celebrated

Seth MacFarlane's stint as Oscar host did more than cause people to cringe. It detracted from the movies and artists supposedly being celebrated. Read more »

Feb. 26, 2013

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