U.S. first lady Michelle Obama made a surprise and unprecedented appearance on Sunday’s Oscars telecast when she presented the award for Best Picture, the first time a president or first lady has ever presented an Academy Award.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama says she’s eyeing another job in 2016 and, contrary to speculation, it doesn’t involve running for public office. During her first appearance on “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,” the host asked her Friday to consider a Michelle-Hillary ticket for president in 2016. The latter is former Secretary of State Hillary […]
First lady Michelle Obama is launching a three-state tour to promote her anti-childhood obesity program, “Let’s Move.”
From Martha Washington to Michelle Obama, C-SPAN is taking a look at first ladies. On Monday, the public service network is launching a 35-part series on first ladies that will stretch for a year. Almost all of the first ladies will get a single 90-minute episode.
By Darlene Superville, AP, WASHINGTON — The Oscar-nominated film “Beasts of the Southern Wild” has gotten Michelle Obama’s ringing endorsement. The first lady played host Wednesday at a White House workshop for about 80 middle- and high-school students from the District of Columbia and New Orleans, where the movie was set. Students saw the film, then […]
By Samantha Critchell, AP, WASHINGTON — Michelle Obama made it a fashion tradition Monday night, wearing a custom-made Jason Wu gown to the inauguration balls. The ruby-colored dress was a follow-up to the white gown Wu made for her four years ago when she was new to Washington, the pomp and circumstance, and the fashion press. […]
By Samantha Critchell, AP, NEW YORK — Michelle Obama has proven her fashion savvy time and again since she was introduced as first lady in a yellow sheath and coat by Isabel Toledo on Inauguration Day 2009 — so much so that we don’t discuss it nearly as much as we used to. Four years ago, […]
“Downton Abbey” has a fan in the First Lady. Rob James-Collier, who plays footman Thomas Barrow on the hit PBS series, revealed in an exclusive interview with XfinityTV.com that while President Barack Obama watches “Homeland,” Michelle Obama prefers “Downton.” How does he know? Here is the story as told by James-Collier: “For Thanksgiving, the cast […]
Jimmy Kimmel’s rise in the late-night pecking order continued Thursday night when he was visited by the First Lady of the United States — a first for him. Watch …
Under questioning from Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan, First Lady Michelle Obama revealed that she watches Bravo’s “Real Housewives” shows.