First Lady Michelle Obama

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Maryland Man Freed from Cuba to Attend State of Union

A Maryland man who returned home last month after spending five years imprisoned in Cuba will have a prime viewing spot for President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address: a seat near first lady Michelle Obama.

01/19/2015

US President Barack Obama looks at a Blackberry while watching a basketball game with his daughter Malia at the University of Maryland's Comcast Center on November 16, 2013 in College Park, Maryland. Obama attended the Oregon State vs. University of Maryland with the first family to support his brother-in-law, Craig Robinson, who coaches the Oregon State team.    AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI        (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Controversy Surrounds Mysterious Malia Obama Selfie

An Instagram photo purportedly showing Malia Obama wearing a shirt from a Brooklyn hip-hop group has prompted controversy over the validity of the photo – especially given the First Lady’s strict social media rules for her daughters.

01/08/2015

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Michelle Obama: ‘I Want To Sleep Late’ For Christmas

Michelle Obama says Christmas pajamas may be on her list for Christmas.

12/15/2014

The President and First Lady on stage at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Phoenix Awards dinner, September 27, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Obamas Have Date Night For 22nd Anniversary

The First Couple had their anniversary dinner at Bourbon Steak at the Four Seasons Hotel in Georgetown, about a six minute drive from the White House.

10/04/2014

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama released a statement Sunday marking the celebration of the Islamic holiday, Eid al-Fitr. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Muslim Americans Have Helped Build ‘The Very Fabric Of Our Nation’

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama released a Sunday statement marking the celebration of the Islamic holiday, Eid al-Fitr.

07/29/2014

First lady Michelle Obama. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Who Pays For First Lady’s Fabulous Fashions?

Michelle Obama’s fashionable clothing has become something of a given in her five-plus years as first lady. Yet her wardrobe still is the subject of endless public fascination and one long-simmering question: Who pays for those incredible outfits?

06/02/2014

Malia and her mother Michelle Obama take part in a community service event to mark MLK Day in Jan. 2012. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

First Lady: Daughter Will Be Driving This Summer

Malia Obama turns 16 on July 4, making her eligible for a learner’s permit in DC. “Look out,” joked Michelle Obama.

05/20/2014

First Lady Michelle Obama Hosts Talent Show At White House

First Lady Hosts White House Talent Show, Touts Arts Education

Delivering a forceful argument on the role of the arts in education, Michelle Obama said Tuesday that it isn’t something to be introduced after student test scores go up but is a critical element of achieving those higher test scores in the first place.

05/20/2014

Last week, President Barack Obama gathered some of his top advisers in the Oval Office to discuss the problem-plagued rollout of his health care legislation. He told his team the administration had to own up to the fact that there were no excuses for not having the health care website ready to operate on Day One. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama to Host Brown v. Board Families, Lawyers

President Barack Obama is commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s landmark Brown vs. Board of Education school desegregation decision by meeting with families of the plaintiffs in the case as well as the lead attorneys and the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.

05/16/2014

Michelle Obama on Saturday criticized the kidnapping of scores of Nigerian schoolgirls as an "unconscionable act" carried out by a terrorist group she said is determined to keep them from getting an education — "or grown men attempting to snuff out the aspirations of young girls."  (credit: Feng Li/Getty Images)

First Lady On Nigerian Kidnap Victims: ‘In These Girls, Barack And I See Our Own Daughters’

Michelle Obama on Saturday criticized the kidnapping of scores of Nigerian schoolgirls as an “unconscionable act” carried out by a terrorist group she said is determined to keep them from getting an education — “or grown men attempting to snuff out the aspirations of young girls.”

05/10/2014

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