Michelle Obama

School nutrition? Why not emphasize physical fitness instead?

To strangle a metaphor, school lunches and breakfasts always stir political pots. But a nation that is obsessed with sports ought to have little objection to a... Read more »

May 29, 2014


Oregon State fires basketball coach Craig Robinson

Reversing his course from five weeks earlier, De Carolis fired Robinson on Monday, ending the tenure of a coach who brought prestige to the university but who failed... Read more »

May 5, 2014


Michelle Obama inaugurates new Met costume center

Michelle Obama, one of the most fashion-conscious first ladies in decades, was joining a who's who of top designers Monday to cut the ribbon at the Metropolitan... Read more »

May 5, 2014


White House reporters honor black journalist

Harry McAlpin was standing outside the Oval Office, moments away from becoming the first black reporter to attend a presidential news conference, when one of his... Read more »

May 3, 2014


Education theme for first lady's San Antonio trip

First lady Michelle Obama on Friday kicked off a new "Reach Higher" initiative to encourage American students to commit to education beyond high school. Read more »

May 2, 2014


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