Michelle Obama http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Michelle Obama en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Mon, 26 Jan 2015 04:10:00 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Obama, Modi declare era of 'new trust' in US-India relations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667080/Obama-Modi-declare-era-of-new-trust-in-US-India-relations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667080/Obama-Modi-declare-era-of-new-trust-in-US-India-relations.html President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday declared an era of "new trust" in the often fraught... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 23:34:28 MST Obama: Counterterrorism operations in Yemen not affected by country's instability http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667102/Obama-Counterterrorism-operations-in-Yemen-not-affected-by-countrys-instability.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667102/Obama-Counterterrorism-operations-in-Yemen-not-affected-by-countrys-instability.html President Barack Obama defended his counterterrorism strategy in tumultuous Yemen Sunday, as influential lawmakers from both... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 19:44:29 MST Obama looks to build toward policy breakthroughs with India http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667079/Obama-looks-to-build-toward-policy-breakthroughs-with-India.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667079/Obama-looks-to-build-toward-policy-breakthroughs-with-India.html President Barack Obama opened a three-day visit to India aimed at turning his personal chemistry with Prime Minister Narendra... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 22:48:16 MST Obama heading to India, hoping to improve ties http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667006/Obama-heading-to-India-hoping-to-improve-ties.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667006/Obama-heading-to-India-hoping-to-improve-ties.html President Barack Obama arrives in India this weekend anxious to take another step in moving the world's two largest... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:26:09 MST Obama seeks broader audience through YouTube personalities http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666951/Obama-seeks-broader-audience-through-YouTube-personalities.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666951/Obama-seeks-broader-audience-through-YouTube-personalities.html President Barack Obama picked three of the most popular YouTube content creators for an interview Thursday, hoping to reach... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:56:53 MST Michelle Obama accompanying Obama to India http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666860/Michelle-Obama-accompanying-Obama-to-India.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666860/Michelle-Obama-accompanying-Obama-to-India.html President Barack Obama will have a little extra company with him when he arrives in India later this week: Michelle Obama. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:59:20 MST 8 who wrote Obama letters to attend State of Union http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666738/8-who-wrote-Obama-letters-to-attend-State-of-Union.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666738/8-who-wrote-Obama-letters-to-attend-State-of-Union.html Who says it doesn't pay to send a letter to the president of the United States? Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:48:43 MST As Obama talks of Cuba opening, hard diplomatic work begins http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666762/As-Obama-talks-of-Cuba-opening-hard-diplomatic-work-begins.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666762/As-Obama-talks-of-Cuba-opening-hard-diplomatic-work-begins.html American and Cuban officials are exploring this week how quickly they can reopen embassies in each other's capitals, the... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:44:38 MST Obama in State of the Union: Tax wealthy, help middle class http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666749/Obama-in-State-of-the-Union-Tax-wealthy-help-middle-class.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666749/Obama-in-State-of-the-Union-Tax-wealthy-help-middle-class.html President Barack Obama declared Tuesday night that the "shadow of crisis" has passed America and urged Congress to build on... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:40:00 MST BYU study: Kids eat more, waste less at post-recess lunch http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619910/BYU-study-Kids-eat-more-waste-less-at-post-recess-lunch.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619910/BYU-study-Kids-eat-more-waste-less-at-post-recess-lunch.html Schools might be more successful getting kids to eat well if they schedule recess before lunch instead of after it, a new,... Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:00:00 MST Huckabee slams Obama for letting daughters listen to Beyonce http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666255/Huckabee-slams-Obama-for-letting-daughters-listen-to-Beyonce.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666255/Huckabee-slams-Obama-for-letting-daughters-listen-to-Beyonce.html Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee has accused President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, of double standards in... Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:01:51 MST Unauthorized photo of Obama's daughter Malia hits Internet http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665674/Unauthorized-photo-of-Obamas-daughter-Malia-hits-Internet.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665674/Unauthorized-photo-of-Obamas-daughter-Malia-hits-Internet.html An unauthorized photo of President Barack Obama's 16-year-old daughter Malia is drawing attention on the Internet. Tue, 06 Jan 2015 16:38:55 MST Obama tests his sway against a GOP-run Congress http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665530/Obama-tests-his-sway-against-a-GOP-run-Congress.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665530/Obama-tests-his-sway-against-a-GOP-run-Congress.html President Barack Obama this week will test whether he still has the sway to keep Washington focused on his own priorities,... Mon, 05 Jan 2015 08:35:16 MST Malia Obama weighs her options for college http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665333/Malia-Obama-weighs-her-options-for-college.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665333/Malia-Obama-weighs-her-options-for-college.html Soon Malia Obama will whose where to apply for college and which one to attend beginning in the fall of 2016, as her... Sat, 03 Jan 2015 08:00:00 MST On Christmas, Obama marks end of Afghan combat http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665037/On-Christmas-Obama-marks-end-of-Afghan-combat.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665037/On-Christmas-Obama-marks-end-of-Afghan-combat.html President Barack Obama marked the end of more than a decade of combat in Afghanistan by paying tribute to America's military,... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 00:18:44 MST Obama personal chef to hang up apron after 6 years http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665020/Obama-personal-chef-to-hang-up-apron-after-6-years.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665020/Obama-personal-chef-to-hang-up-apron-after-6-years.html For six years, Sam Kass cooked up policy as well as meals for President Barack Obama and his family. He was not only their... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 12:43:37 MST 2014: A year of battle lines drawn over dinner http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664544/2014-A-year-of-battle-lines-drawn-over-dinner.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664544/2014-A-year-of-battle-lines-drawn-over-dinner.html Have you picked a side yet? If not, you'd better think fast, because the battle lines are being drawn and they cut right down... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:13:33 MST School lunch 'blech' factor may go down under new federal budget deal http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617834/School-lunch-blech-factor-may-go-down-under-new-federal-budget-deal.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617834/School-lunch-blech-factor-may-go-down-under-new-federal-budget-deal.html The compromise budget takes on the First Lady to give schools greater flexibility on fats, salts and sweets in the lunchroom. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:00:00 MST First lady says PJs may be on her Christmas list http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664375/First-lady-says-PJs-may-be-on-her-Christmas-list.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664375/First-lady-says-PJs-may-be-on-her-Christmas-list.html Michelle Obama says Christmas pajamas may be on her list for Christmas. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:38:48 MST Obamas get into holiday spirit at benefit concert http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664297/Obamas-get-into-holiday-spirit-at-benefit-concert.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664297/Obamas-get-into-holiday-spirit-at-benefit-concert.html The Obamas celebrated the holiday season Sunday with "The Rock" and singers Rita Ora and Darius Rucker. Sun, 14 Dec 2014 20:05:00 MST Obamas' marriage to come alive in new film http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617492/Obamas-marriage-to-come-alive-in-new-film.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617492/Obamas-marriage-to-come-alive-in-new-film.html Boy meets girl... and then, 19 years later, they become the first couple of the United States. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 07:00:00 MST Obama helps deliver toys to Marine Corps drive http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664097/Obama-helps-deliver-toys-to-Marine-Corps-drive.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664097/Obama-helps-deliver-toys-to-Marine-Corps-drive.html President Barack Obama exclaimed "Ho, Ho, Ho" as he delivered a pair of giant red sacks filled with toys and other gifts to... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:09:41 MST King James commits personal foul with royal touch during William and Kate's visit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664056/King-James-commits-personal-foul-with-royal-touch-during-William-and-Kates-visit.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664056/King-James-commits-personal-foul-with-royal-touch-during-William-and-Kates-visit.html When King James touched the future queen of England on the shoulder after a basketball game, royal watchers cried foul. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:31:20 MST Congress relaxes whole grain standards for schools http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664032/Congress-relaxes-whole-grain-standards-for-schools.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664032/Congress-relaxes-whole-grain-standards-for-schools.html Congress is taking some whole grains off the school lunch line. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:54:41 MST Negotiations yield progress on $1.1T spending bill http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663921/Negotiations-yield-progress-on-11T-spending-bill.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663921/Negotiations-yield-progress-on-11T-spending-bill.html Lawmakers are finalizing a sweeping $1.1 trillion spending bill that would fund the government while addressing everything... Mon, 08 Dec 2014 12:46:16 MST Tom Hanks, Sting among 5 Kennedy Center honorees http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663877/Tom-Hanks-Sting-among-5-Kennedy-Center-honorees.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663877/Tom-Hanks-Sting-among-5-Kennedy-Center-honorees.html An actor hailed as America's "favorite son" and a musical genius who rose from a British shipyard town to make his mark won... Sun, 07 Dec 2014 22:55:00 MST GOP pushes to give schools a temporary break from healthier school lunches http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663816/GOP-pushes-to-give-schools-a-temporary-break-from-healthier-school-lunches.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663816/GOP-pushes-to-give-schools-a-temporary-break-from-healthier-school-lunches.html House Republicans are making a final push this month to give schools a temporary break from healthier school meal standards. Sat, 06 Dec 2014 08:44:13 MST The '12 Days of Christmas' list costs $116,000 — here's what you can buy with that money http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617070/The-12-Days-of-Christmas-list-costs-116000-2-heres-what-you-can-buy-with-that-money.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617070/The-12-Days-of-Christmas-list-costs-116000-2-heres-what-you-can-buy-with-that-money.html To buy everything on the "12 Days of Christmas" list, it would cost you $116,000. But there are other, and more practical... Fri, 05 Dec 2014 10:50:00 MST 3 cities vie to make Obama best offer for library http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663762/3-cities-vie-to-make-Obama-best-offer-for-library.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663762/3-cities-vie-to-make-Obama-best-offer-for-library.html Three U.S. cities that President Barack Obama once called home are trying to outdo one another as the competition to host his... Fri, 05 Dec 2014 08:11:04 MST White House Christmas decorations go digital http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663698/White-House-Christmas-decorations-go-digital.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663698/White-House-Christmas-decorations-go-digital.html Christmas is going digital at the White House this year. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:12:48 MST Official Christmas tree arrives at White House http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663401/Official-Christmas-tree-arrives-at-White-House.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663401/Official-Christmas-tree-arrives-at-White-House.html The White House Christmas tree has arrived. It's tradition for the first lady to preside over the tree delivery on the... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:21:30 MST Kids give first lady sarcastic 'thanks' for unappealing school lunches http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663107/Kids-give-first-lady-sarcastic-thanks-for-unappealing-school-lunches.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663107/Kids-give-first-lady-sarcastic-thanks-for-unappealing-school-lunches.html School kids are giving thanks to first lady Michelle Obama just in time for the holiday — with a sarcastic Twitter... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:35:42 MST Officers surprised bushes didn't stop WH intruder http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765662735/Officers-surprised-bushes-didnt-stop-WH-intruder.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765662735/Officers-surprised-bushes-didnt-stop-WH-intruder.html Secret Service officers chasing a Texas Army veteran across the White House lawn in September figured they had him cornered... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 20:17:55 MST At rallies, Obama casts 2014 as key for his legacy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661523/At-rallies-Obama-casts-2014-as-key-for-his-legacy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661523/At-rallies-Obama-casts-2014-as-key-for-his-legacy.html Marching onto the campaign trail for the first time this year, President Barack Obama cast Democrats' success in this year's... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MDT Obama's under-used credit card declined in New York cafe http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661364/Obamas-under-used-credit-card-declined-in-New-York-cafe.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661364/Obamas-under-used-credit-card-declined-in-New-York-cafe.html The Secret Service is charged with watching the president's back, but who's watching his wallet? Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:52:05 MDT Mitt Romney campaigns with Iowa Senate candidate Ernst http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661084/Mitt-Romney-campaigns-with-Iowa-Senate-candidate-Ernst.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661084/Mitt-Romney-campaigns-with-Iowa-Senate-candidate-Ernst.html Republican Mitt Romney is visiting Iowa for U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst as her battle with Democrat Bruce Braley enters... Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:14:17 MDT Democrat Alison Grimes won't say if she voted for Obama http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660951/Democrat-Alison-Grimes-wont-say-if-she-voted-for-Obama.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660951/Democrat-Alison-Grimes-wont-say-if-she-voted-for-Obama.html Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell said Friday that Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes is deceiving voters by staying mum on... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 18:35:53 MDT First lady stumps for Democrats in Michigan, Iowa http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660968/First-lady-stumps-for-Democrats-in-Michigan-Iowa.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660968/First-lady-stumps-for-Democrats-in-Michigan-Iowa.html Democratic candidates in Iowa and Michigan for hotly-contested open U.S. Senate seats got a charisma boost Friday from the... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:51:18 MDT Girl Scouts membership drops sharply for second year in a row http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660943/Girl-Scouts-membership-drops-sharply-for-second-year-in-a-row.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660943/Girl-Scouts-membership-drops-sharply-for-second-year-in-a-row.html For the second straight year, youth and adult membership in the Girl Scouts has dropped sharply, intensifying pressure on the... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:34:33 MDT Obama's midterm effort getting off to late start http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660824/Obamas-midterm-effort-getting-off-to-late-start.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660824/Obamas-midterm-effort-getting-off-to-late-start.html Less than a month away from the midterm elections, President Barack Obama's campaign schedule is getting off to a late start. Tue, 07 Oct 2014 19:07:17 MDT Michelle Obama campaigning in Wisconsin, Illinois http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660817/Michelle-Obama-campaigning-in-Wisconsin-Illinois.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660817/Michelle-Obama-campaigning-in-Wisconsin-Illinois.html First lady Michelle Obama was due back in Wisconsin on Tuesday to campaign again for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary... Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:42:36 MDT First lady stumps in New England to for Democrats http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660601/First-lady-stumps-in-New-England-to-for-Democrats.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660601/First-lady-stumps-in-New-England-to-for-Democrats.html First lady Michelle Obama made a political swing through New England Friday on behalf of Democrats running for governor in... Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18:09:54 MDT Secret Service chief quits due to security lapses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660508/Secret-Service-chief-quits-due-to-security-lapses.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660508/Secret-Service-chief-quits-due-to-security-lapses.html Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned Wednesday in the face of multiple revelations of security breaches, bumbling... Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:50:00 MDT Security breached: Intruder gets into White House through the front door http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659937/Security-breached-Intruder-gets-into-White-House-through-the-front-door.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659937/Security-breached-Intruder-gets-into-White-House-through-the-front-door.html A man jumped over the fence of the White House on Friday and made it through the front door before officers managed to... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:00:00 MDT