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FLOTUS LIVE: First Lady in Norfolk

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By   6 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama is live from Norfolk, Va., to promote healthy eating with a slew of celebrities, including Jessica Alba, Gabrielle Union, Jordin Sparks, Ashanti and Estelle.

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FLOTUS LIVE: First Lady presents 2015 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards

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By   9 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama is live from the White House to present presents awards to students representing 12 after-school programs from across the country and 1 international program.

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FLOTUS LIVE: First Lady speaks at Broadway at the White House Performance

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By   10 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama is taping a special that will air on Thanksgiving Day.

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FLOTUS LIVE: First Lady announces partnership for #LetGirlsLearn in Pakistan

By   35 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama is live at the White House talking Let Girls Learn, her initiative to educate 62 million girls around the world.

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FLOTUS LIVE: In Performance a the White House


By   43 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama and President Obama are hosting a concert that will air on PBA January 8.

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FLOTUS, POTUS host dinner in New York


By   58 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   77 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   111 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   114 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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Report: First Lady, daughters remain in Coachella Valley


By   122 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama has remained in California post Special Olympics, according to a report by the Desert Sun. FLOTUS is reportedly house hunting with her daughters in Palm Springs after opening the games in Los Angeles on Saturday. A plane appearing to be hers has remained at Palm Springs International Airport for much of the day on Monday.

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FLOTUS declares Special Olympics games open


By   123 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama was on hand to officially open the Special Olympic World Games on Saturday. About 3 hours into the opening ceremony, FLOTUS appeared on stage to welcome the athletes saying spectators “won’t just be cheering for you, they’re going to be learning from you. They’re going to be inspired by you.” Mrs. Obama was the honorary cochair of the games, along with President Obama.

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FLOTUS gives advice to college-bound students

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By   126 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama hosted more than 130 American students at the White House on Thursday. The 2015 Beating the Odds Summit was an effort to prepare students for what to expect when transitioning into college life. Events included a panel hosted by Terrence J, a performance by rapper Wale and even an appearance from President Obama.

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First Lady hosts kid chefs


By   139 days ago

   First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the 55 2015 winners of the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge at the White House on Friday.  She told the young chefs that she hoped they would “pay it forward” by encouraging healthy eating when they returned to their home states. “A lot of kids don’t understand that food is fuel [...]

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‘Monumental’ in Monique Lhuillier


By   64 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   66 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   94 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   142 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   143 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   143 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   156 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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Ravishing in Red


By   160 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama touched down in Venice, Italy, this morning wearing red, knee length Michael Kors. It is the first American designer that she has worn on her weeklong European trip. She smartly paired the frock with black ballet flats.

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FLOTUS PSA: Eat your ‘F&V’


By   97 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   114 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   119 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   121 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   135 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   136 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   138 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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FLOTUS talks childhood with PEOPLE Magazine


By   141 days ago

First Lady Michelle Obama sat down with PEOPLE Magazine for an interview about growing up in Chicago. FLOTUS shared family memories and throwback photos of her childhood and the First Family.

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Hillary Clinton busts a move at Martha’s Vineyard party


By   101 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   169 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

By   171 days ago

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   211 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   228 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


By   230 days ago

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   448 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   695 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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