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Special Olympic Games Kick Off In LA

The First Lady said the athletes were an example to the millions of people watching the event on television.

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Michelle Obama To Open 2015 Special Olympics In Los Angeles

The Special Olympics features athletes with intellectual disabilities competing in such sports as swimming, basketball, track and field, and gymnastics.


President Obama Addresses The Nation During State Of The Union Address

LAPD Officer, Carson Engineer Among Guests At State Of Union Address

As millions watch the State of the Union address from home, seated near first lady Michelle Obama Tuesday will be a group of Los Angeles-area residents.


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Michelle Obama Wraps Up 2-Day LA Visit

First lady Michelle Obama spent the last of her visit to Los Angeles speaking at two events benefiting causes she holds close to her heart.

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First Lady Begins 3-Day Calif. Visit In LA For Fundraiser, Interview

First Lady Michelle Obama Wednesday began a three-day visit to California.

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Opinion: Stop, Michelle Obama! The Children Are Hungry

In recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.


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Opinion: Ann Romney’s RNC Speech Helps Mitt’s Image

The speech gave much of what Ann and Mitt Romney have been trying to reveal about themselves throughout the misleading negative campaigning of 2012 which has put them on some imaginary pedestal due to Mitt Romney’s business success and extreme wealth. They, too, like most American families, have obviously experienced life’s uncertain challenges intertwined with their successes.


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Nancy Reagan On The Mend After Breaking Her Ribs During Fall

Former first lady Nancy Reagan suffered broken ribs in a fall and is recovering slowly.


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First Lady Michelle Obama Promotes Healthy Food Initiative During Southland Visit

First Lady Michelle Obama is pushing for fresh, healthy food in one of Southern California’s most impoverished neighborhoods. She spoke at the future site of a Northgate Gonzales Market in Inglewood Wednesday morning.

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First Lady Set To Begin Two-Day Southland Visit

First lady Michelle Obama is scheduled to begin a two-day visit to Southern California Tuesday, when she will appear on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and speak at a Democratic National Committee fundraising reception in Beverly Hills.

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SoCal Attorney, Army Sergeant Invited To Sit In First Lady’s Box For State Of The Union

An attorney and an Army sergeant were among the guests in First Lady Michelle Obama’s box at Tuesday night’s State of the Union address by President Barack Obama.

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First Lady, TV Show Bring Attention To Veterans

Michelle Obama found an unusual ally — reality TV — in her effort to bring attention to the needs of military families.


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Memorial Service Held For Former First Lady Betty Ford

A memorial service will be held Tuesday for former First Lady Betty Ford, who died Friday at the age of 93.

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Michelle Obama And Former First Ladies To Attended Betty Ford Funeral Tuesday

Tuesday’s memorial service for former first lady Betty Ford will be attended by current and former first ladies Michelle Obama, Nancy Reagan, Hillary Clinton and Rosalynn Carter.