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FLOTUS LIVE: First Lady is at the 2016 #WHCD

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Tonight First Lady Michelle Obama attends her last Correspondents’ Association Dinner as first lady.

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FLOTUS LIVE: First Lady delivers address at Jackson State Univ.

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By   10 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama is live from Jackson, Miss., at the university’s 2016 Spring commencement.

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FLOTUS LIVE: First Lady celebrates Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

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By   13 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama is marking the annual celebration with children of Executive Office employees and, young people from Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, SchoolTalk, and the D.C. Child and Family Services Agency. FLOTUS will participate in a live Q&A from the White House.

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FLOTUS LIVE: First Lady speaks at World Bank

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By   20 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama talks Let Girls Learn.

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FLOTUS LIVE: First Lady marks Nowruz

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By   27 days ago

Live from the White House.

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FLOTUS LIVE: First Lady plants White House Kitchen Garden

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By   28 days ago

Today First Lady Michelle Obama is planting the White House Kitchen Garden for the last time as first lady.

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FLOTUS thanks mayors for efforts to end veteran homelessness

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By   103 days ago

  First Lady Michelle Obama addressed nearly 300 mayors at the Capital Hilton on Thursday. The annual Conference of Mayors was an opportunity for FLOTUS to thank leaders across the nation for their efforts to achieve the goal of ending veteran homelessness by the end of 2015. She issued the call nearly two years ago, [...]

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Christie says FLOTUS has “no business being involved” in school lunches

Republican Candidate and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie sits next to First Lady Michelle Obama during the annual Governor's Dinner at the White House on February 24, 2013.

By   106 days ago

Republican Candidate and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie got a complaint from an 11 year old: he didn’t like the changes to his school lunch menu because of FLOTUS’ healthy eating initiative. Christie responded, “Using the government to mandate her point of view on what people should be eating everyday is none of her business.”

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FLOTUS to Attend State of the Union with More Than 20 Guests

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By   112 days ago

Tonight First Lady Michelle Obama will be front and center for President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address. It will be her first public appearance in 2016 since going on vacation for the holidays. Like previous years, FLOTUS has invited a number of noteworthy Americans to sit in her box along with the [...]

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White House Photogs: Year In Review

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“The First Lady demonstrates her boxing skills during a #GimmeFive video taping.” (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon)

By   125 days ago

It was another eventful year for First Lady Michelle Obama. Today White House Photographer Pete Souza released never before seen behind the scenes photos of the entire First Family. Take a look!

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FLOTUS, POTUS host dinner in New York


By   217 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama and the President hosted a cocktail evening for UN dignitaries in New York on Monday night. FLOTUS chose Oscar de la Renta for the high-profile occasion. The event took place at the New York Palace Hotel and guests included The Right Honorable John Key and more.

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FLOTUS accompanies POTUS to celebrate excellence in arts and humanities


By   236 days ago

   After a month long vacation from making official appearances, First Lady Michelle Obama joined the President at a White House ceremony on Thursday. The event honored American writers, performers and academics. FLOTUS did not deliver remarks, but POTUS said that presenting the National Medal of Arts and the National Humanities Medal, is “one of [...]

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First Lady begins 17-day vacation with First Family


By   270 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama arrived in Martha’s Vineyard around 6:30PM ET to begin a more than two week vacation with the President and First Daughters Malia and Sasha. FLOTUS was seen exiting the White House, boarding Marine One and then Air Force One bound for the Massachusetts Island. The First Family is expected to return to Washington on August 23.

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FLOTUS wishes her ‘favorite dance partner’ happy birthday

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By   273 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama took to Twitter on Tuesday to wish President Barack Obama a happy 54th birthday. The First Family’s celebration plans were not made public. See Mrs. Obama’s entire message inside!

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FLOTUS Shines in Marigold Narciso

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By   112 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama attended the 2016 State of the Union address wearing a “marigold wool crepe dress” from her go-to designer Narciso Rodriguez. The frock with a fitted bodice and slightly flared skirt was from the Fall 2015 collection and retails for around $2,000, although sales have been spotted for as low as  for [...]

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‘Monumental’ in Monique Lhuillier


By   223 days ago

   First Lady Michelle Obama welcomed Pope Francis to the White House wearing navy blue Monique Lhuillier. The frock was a customized version of a look from the designer’s Fall 2015 Collection. Lhuillier commented, “When I saw it this morning, it was very impactful. This milestone, Pope Francis’ first visit to this country is very [...]

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FLOTUS Stuns in Floral


By   225 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama stepped out in a Tadashi Shoji gown on Saturday. FLOTUS attended the annual Black Caucus Foundation’s annual Phoenix Dinner in Washington. See what the designer had to say!

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First Lady returns to Washington wearing Phillip Lim


By   253 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama returned to the White House from Martha’s Vineyard on Sunday wearing a black, mixed-lace button up sleeveless dress by Phillip Lim. The frock featured an asymmetrical, sheer, eyelit lace back panel and ruched drawstring godet flare, according to the designer’s website where the look is still available for $725.        

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Johnny Wright, Michelle Obama’s hairstylist, chats with @PageSix


By   301 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama’s hairstylist Johnny Wright took over Page Six’s Twitter on Tuesday to answer questions about FLOTUS. So what do they talk about while she’s in his chair? Read the best of his answers!

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Who wore it best? FLOTUS or Freida Pinto?


By   301 days ago

   First Lady Michelle Obama was on trend in gingham Michael Kors at the White House 4th of July concert on Saturday. In May, Actress Freida Pinto wore the same A-line shoulder baring frock, but cinched with a thin, leather, floral belt. Who wore it best?

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FLOTUS celebrates in Michael Kors


By   302 days ago

   For the second time in two weeks, First Lady Michelle Obama stepped out in red Michael Kors. This time she looked festive for the Fourth of July wearing a gingham, 50′s inspired piece from the American designer’s Spring 2015 collection. She and President Obama celebrated Independence Day at the White House on Saturday with [...]

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FLOTUS departs in Donna Karan


By   315 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama left Venice in style on Sunday. FLOTUS, along with daughters Malia and Sasha, boarded a private plane at Marco Polo airport wearing a colorfully printed selection from Donna Karan’s Spring 2015 Collection. Reality star turned supermodel Kendall Jenner debuted the skirt on the runway earlier this year.

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FLOTUS raps!


By   145 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama appears in her first music video! She dances, she raps, she slays! Her message: go to college.

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FLOTUS PSA: Eat your ‘F&V’


By   256 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama made an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live late Thursday night. In a pre-taped PSA, likely recorded during last month’s Special Olympics, FLOTUS said eat your effin vees–at least according to Jimmy Fallon. See the full video!

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Spotted: First Lady dining at trendy DC eatery


By   273 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama was seen dining at Maketto in Washington, DC, on Monday night. According to the Washington Post, the eatery is “a retail market (sample wares: culty Japanese sneakers and obscure magazines) combined with a Taiwanese and Cambodian-influenced” hot spot. FLOTUS was there to celebrate a pal’s birthday, but it was not the first time she was seen dining in the “once-gritty strip.” She was previously seen on the same street eating with the First Family.

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FLOTUS: “I would be Beyonce”


By   278 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama was interviewed by rapper Wale at last week’s White House Beating the Odds Summit. He asked FLOTUS what occupation should we have if she was not first lady. Her response: “I would be Beyonce.” See the clip!

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FLOTUS sits down with Rickey Smiley


By   280 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama taped an interview for Dish Nation with Rickey Smiley last Thursday at the White House. FLOTUS spoke about her Reach Higher iniative, which encourages students to pursue education beyond high school.  ”I noticed education isn’t as cool should be,” she said. “We’re not talking about it enough.  We’re not encouraging kids [...]

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First Look: Tika Sumpter as young Michelle Obama


By   294 days ago

The first pictures of Tika Sumpter as Michelle Obama have arrived! Southside With You in a film adaptation of the romance that unfolded between the future FLOTUS and president in Chicago in 1989. Sumpter was cast in December 2014, while Parker Sawyers was selected very recently. Does Sumpter resemble Mrs. Obama?   

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FLOTUS, mother attend second Broadway show


By   295 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama attended a second Broadway show in New York on Sunday. This time FLOTUS arrived only with her mother for a matinee of the King and I. See the video!

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FLOTUS, Mom and Daughters see ‘Kinky Boots’ on Broadway


By   297 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama, her daughters and mother took in a matinee of ‘Kinky Boots’ on Broadway in New York on Saturday. It was reported that the First Family (minus President Obama) stayed through the bows and even danced in the aisles. See the note FLOTUS left for the cast!

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Hillary Clinton busts a move at Martha’s Vineyard party


By   260 days ago

Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was a guest alongside her husband, Bill Clinton, as well as the Obamas at a birthday party on Saturday. The event, held on Martha’s Vineyard, was a celebration for Civil Rights Activist Vernon Jordan. The former FLOTUS can be seen dancing and holding hands with her husband. Watch the video!

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Hillary Clinton joins Instagram


By   328 days ago

Former First Lady and now Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton joined Instagram on Wednesday. Poking fun of herself, Clinton’s very first post to the social media network was of a collection of pantsuits with the caption “Hard choices”–the title of her 2014 memoir.

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Barbara Bush turns 90

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Former First Lady Barbara Bush, who is celebrating a birthday, appeared on the Today Show on Monday. In an interview with her granddaughter, TODAY correspondent Jenna Bush Hager, the former FLOTUS said, “I’ve been the luckiest woman in the world, truthfully. And I know it.” Watch it now!

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Hillary Clinton delivers first major policy address


By   370 days ago

Hillary Clinton was the keynote speaker at Columbia University’s 18th annual David N. Dinkins Leadership and Public Policy Forum. The former FLOTUS spoke about the violence in Baltimore, solutions for promoting trust in the police, the importance of making mental health a priority in America and much more. Watch it now!

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Hillary Clinton is running for president

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By   387 days ago

Former FLOTUS Hillary Clinton announced her 2016 presidential bid on Sunday. In a youtube video, Clinton said, “I’m running for president. Americans have fought their way back from tough economic times but the deck is still stacked in favor of those at the top. Everyday Americans need a champion and I want to be that champion.”

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Hillary Clinton to announce 2016 bid Sunday


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Sources confirm that former FLOTUS Hillary Clinton will announce her bid for the presidency in 2016 through a social media video on Sunday. Earlier this week, it was also confirmed that she had secured her campaign headquarters in Brooklyn, NY.

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Hillary Clinton to decide on 2016 presidential run around end of year

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By   606 days ago

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, in the span of a few months, has gone from saying she is not thinking about running for president to telling an audience in Mexico on Friday that she will make her presidential decision around the first of 2015.

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Former first lady Barbara Bush hospitalized


By   854 days ago

Former first lady Barbara Bush has been hospitalized in Houston, Texas, for treatment of a “respiratory-related issue,” a family spokesman said Tuesday.

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