- Michelle Obama pays tribute to military caregivers Updated: May-20-15 8:02 pm
WASHINGTON - Michelle Obama on Wednesday recognized the "quiet courage" of family members who serve "right alongside" wounded warriors when they take on duties as caregivers.
- Michelle Obama offers glimpse of workout routine Updated: May-20-15 7:17 pm
WASHINGTON - Michelle Obama has finally revealed some of her workout secrets.
- Brian Williams nixes PBS appearance; Michelle Obama steps in Updated: May-20-15 6:59 pm
- Bill allowing sugary school bake sales sent to Snyder Updated: May-19-15 4:43 pm
LANSING, Michigan - Brownies, candy and other unhealthy snacks could again be sold at in-school fundraisers under legislation finalized Tuesday in a bipartisan rebuke of a Michigan agency's decision to allow no exemptions to federal nutrition standards.
- Correction: Obama-After White House story Updated: May-18-15 4:24 pm
WASHINGTON - In a story May 16 about President Barack Obama's plans after he leaves the White House, The Associated Press reported erroneously that George H.W. Bush's presidential library is in Houston. The library is in College Station, Texas.
- Late blues great B.B. King: Legacy lives on in Mississippi Updated: May-16-15 3:10 am
INDIANOLA, Mississippi - Outside Indianola, B.B. King was a blues superstar, a guitar legend who inspired Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and countless other musicians. But in this small farming town in north Mississippi, he was known as Mr. Riley. And he'd return here each year to meet with friends and relatives, and to play the blues for townspeople out in the sun on Church Street.
- James Taylor says Obama is great; riding Hillary train Updated: May-14-15 1:12 pm
NEW YORK - Barack Obama supporter James Taylor doesn't just think the U.S. president is great - he believes Obama is the greatest of all-time.
- It's official: Obama library will be on Chicago's South Side Updated: May-12-15 7:43 am
CHICAGO - President Barack Obama has decided to build his presidential library on the South Side of Chicago, where his political career began.
- Obamas highlight their Chicago history with library choice Updated: May-12-15 7:35 am
- US Sen. Leahy highlights Milton farm to school program Updated: May-11-15 3:43 pm
MILTON, Vermont - Vermont U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy says schools are one of the best places to educate children and their families about the value of healthy, nutritious lifestyles.
- Obama Library organizers to reveal site decision in Chicago Updated: May-11-15 11:22 am
CHICAGO - The Barack Obama Foundation will hold a news conference in Chicago to announce where the president's library will be built - the strongest confirmation yet that the city won the sweepstakes to erect the library.
- Michelle Obama addresses Tuskegee University graduates Updated: May-09-15 6:08 pm
TUSKEGEE, Alabama - Michelle Obama on Saturday invoked the storied history of Tuskegee University as she urged new graduates to soar to their futures, saying the past provides a blueprint for a country still struggling with the "age-old problems" of discrimination and race.
- Miranda Lambert becomes Country Living's first cover girl Updated: May-06-15 8:52 am
NEW YORK - Country Living's choice for the first person ever to be on the cover of the magazine is apropos: Miranda Lambert.
- Met show uses film, fashion to explore East-West interplay Updated: May-04-15 6:33 pm
NEW YORK - Hollywood has long been fascinated with China. But that doesn't mean it has always represented it fully or accurately - far from it.
- White House chooses Antioch company to make tableware Updated: May-04-15 4:05 am
ANTIOCH, Illinois - Anyone from Illinois visiting the White House who's lucky enough to stay for dinner might just see something from back home: the tableware.