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US First Lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden(L), wife of Vice President Joe Biden. (Photo credit NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Michelle Obama, Jill Biden Visit Maryland Veterans Center

First lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden are touring a veterans center in the Washington, D.C., area to highlight the need to support military members and their families


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First Lady: Secret Service Agents Taught Malia How to Drive

Some teenagers get driving lessons from their parents. Other teens are taught by licensed instructors.


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First Lady Asks Kids to Step Up for Healthy Lunch Challenge

Know any kids with a knack for making healthy lunches? Michelle Obama might invite them to the White House.


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White House Mystery After Head Florist Abruptly Leaves Post

An odd story, or lack of a story, is spreading after the head florist for the White House left her post more than a month ago without any announcement from the Obamas.


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Univision Host Fired After Saying Michelle Obama Looks Like ‘Planet Of The Apes’ Cast Member

Talk show host Rodner Figueroa was fired from Univision after saying that Michelle Obama looks like someone from the cast of “Planet of the Apes.”


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First Ladies Back Healing Garden at D.C. Children’s Hospital

Michelle Obama and all five living former first ladies are supporting a healing garden for young patients and their families in Washington, D.C.


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Michelle Obama Announces Funding to Fight Childhood Obesity

First lady Michelle Obama visited a school on Manhattan’s Upper West Side on Thursday to announce a $500 million donation funding the fight against childhood obesity.


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First Lady Defends ‘American Sniper’ At Veterans Event

Michelle Obama says the controversial movie highlights the physical and psychological trauma faced by vets returning from Afghanistan, Iraq and other war zones.


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Some Saudi Officials Avoid Shaking Hands With Michelle Obama

For first lady Michelle Obama, just a few hours in Saudi Arabia were enough to illustrate the stark limitations under which Saudi women live.


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New White House Adviser for Nutrition Policy From Ohio

A woman from western Ohio will lead Michelle Obama’s anti-childhood obesity initiative.