Michelle Obama

First lady hosts Girl Scout campout on White House lawn

Some lucky Girl Scouts got the ultimate camping experience Tuesday: an overnight in tents pitched on the White House South Lawn. Read more »

June 30, 2015


First lady: Career, technical studies offer students options

Michelle Obama is telling students a high school diploma is not enough to compete in the global economy, but a college degree is not the only option. Read more »

June 30, 2015


Obama lauds high court decision on gay marriage

President Barack Obama, who himself has acknowledged an evolution over gay rights, said Friday that the Supreme Court's ruling giving same-sex couples the right to... Read more »

June 26, 2015


Michelle Obama to open 2015 Special Olympics in Los Angeles

First lady Michelle Obama is coming to Los Angeles next month to kick off the Special Olympics World Games, organizers announced Thursday. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Former Chicago Little League team suing over stripped title

A former Chicago Little League team announced a lawsuit Wednesday against the sport's governing body, accusing it of improperly stripping it of the national title that... Read more »

June 24, 2015


Obama says US racism 'not cured,' makes point with epithet

President Barack Obama says the history of slavery and segregation is "still part of our DNA" in the United States, even if racial epithets no longer show up in polite... Read more »

June 22, 2015


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