| Apr 12, 2011
| 12:01 PM
WASHINGTON — With the country at war for nearly a decade, the president and first lady today unveiled a new campaign called "Joining Forces," to enlist all segments of society in helping service members and their families.
President Obama said...
| Oct 25, 2010
| 1:01 PM
First Lady Michelle Obama is stumping for Democratic Sen. Patty Murray at a fundraiser in Bellevue.
Obama says she and Murray both bring a mom's work ethic to public service. And she says Murray's help is critical in helping Democrats improve conditions...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 10:26 PM
ANDREWS, AFB -- A plane carrying First Lady Michelle Obama was forced to abort its landing at Andrews Air Force Base Monday after it came closer to another military jet.
Air traffic controllers apparently allowed the planes to get too close to each...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:31 PM
Text of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, as provided by the White House:
Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, distinguished guests and fellow Americans:
Last month, I went to Andrews Air Force Base and welcomed...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 2:41 PM
FRANKFURT, Germany (CNN) -- The U.S. women's soccer team netted a go-ahead goal in overtime Sunday night, giving it the advantage with just minutes remaining in its World Cup final showdown with Japan.
U.S. forward Abby Wambach headed a pass from Alex...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 6:09 PM
Wednesday the World Series begins in St. Louis. The Cardinals take on the Rangers at Busch Stadium, and that means the city of St. Louis is doing some fancy footwork to get the city cleaned up in a jiffy.
Businesses are changing out some regular bulbs...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 10:46 AM
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood and Dr. Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, announced a $35 million transportation program designed to benefit veterans and military families Wednesday.
The Veterans Transportation and Community Living...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:04 AM
It will be Michelle Obama and Jill Biden instructing NASCAR's best to start their engines as the racing season comes to a close in Florida.
The first lady and the vice president's wife will visit Homestead-Miami Speedway on Nov. 20 as it hosts the Chase...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 1:00 PM
NASCAR officials downplayed reports that Michelle Obama faced a hostile reception at the Sprint Cup finale in Florida on Sunday, despite the sounds of booing heard during the live television broadcast Sunday (see video below).
The first lady and Jill...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 3:38 PM
NASCAR fans in Florida Sunday seemed to be no fan of the Obamas. First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, were honorary Grand Marshals.
When it came time for them to give the "gentlemen, start your engines" call...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:59 PM
Rush Limbaugh condemns, criticizes and otherwise lambastes many things, as his radio listeners know. But Michelle Obama seems to have become a target for particularly personal attacks from the conservative radio talk-show host. First, he called out the...
| Jan 11, 2012
Actor Jerry Trainor stars as Spencer on the popular Nickelodeon show "iCarly" and stopped by to talk about the special screenings for the new episode "iMeet The First Lady."
Nickelodeon and the White House are joining forces to bring awareness to ways...