Michelle Obama

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


First lady gets resume from girl with jobless dad

Michelle Obama's annual question-and-answer session with the children of Executive Office employees took a serious turn Thursday when a 10-year-old girl in the front... Read more »

April 24, 2014


First lady announces one-stop job site for vets

First lady Michelle Obama has announced a new online effort to link soldiers leaving the military with jobs that match their skill sets. Read more »

April 23, 2014


Democrats eye 15 cities for 2016 convention, including Salt Lake City

The Democratic National Committee has asked Chicago, New York and 13 others to make a pitch to host the presidential nominating convention in 2016. Read more »

April 22, 2014


Obama, family cause a small stir at Easter service

President Barack Obama may have expected a quiet Easter, but his presence rallied a congregation eager to greet him and his family to the front of the church. Read more »

April 20, 2014


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