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Michelle Obama

Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama (born January 17, 1964) is the wife of the 44th and incumbent President of the United States, Barack Obama, and is ... More »Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama (born January 17, 1964) is the wife of the 44th and incumbent President of the United States, Barack Obama, and is the first African-American First Lady of the United States. Raised on the South Side of Chicago, Obama attended Princeton University and Harvard Law School before returning to Chicago and to work at the law firm Sidley Austin, where she met her future husband. Subsequently, she worked as part of the staff of Chicago mayor Richard M. Daley, and for the University of Chicago Medical Center. Throughout 2007 and 2008, she helped campaign for her husband's presidential bid and delivered a keynote address at the 2008 Democratic National Convention. She is the mother of two daughters, Malia and Sasha, and is the sister of Craig Robinson, men's basketball coach at Oregon State University. As the wife of a Senator, and later the First Lady, she has become a fashion icon and role model for women, and a notable advocate for poverty awareness and... [ Wikipedia ]

At White House seder dinner, guest chefs broaden the menu

At White House seder dinner, guest chefs broaden the menu President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama host a Passover Seder dinner in the Old Family Dining Room of the White House. (Pete Souza/ White House) Tuesday night’s Passover Seder at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. was an ...

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Argentine man pushes horse whispering to new level

A very bunny obstacle course, Michelle Obama in a sticky... Hollywood’s hottest stars rock the red carpet at the 2014... Coachella kicks off, President Obama says hello and goodbye, Nicaragua... He’s a real horse whisperer. Argentinean Martin Tatta has taken horse training to new ...

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This Wily Gatecrasher at the White House Is a Red Fox

They will eat fruit—that is why first lady Michelle Obama's garden is a target—but prefer rodents and other small animals. The fox, or perhaps his doppelgänger, seems to be making his way around Washington power houses. Jeffrey Goldberg, a foreign-policy columnist, tweeted last week: ...

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