The First Lady said the athletes were an example to the millions of people watching the event on television.
The Special Olympics features athletes with intellectual disabilities competing in such sports as swimming, basketball, track and field, and gymnastics.
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.
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.
First Lady Michelle Obama Wednesday began a three-day visit to California.
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.
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.
Former first lady Nancy Reagan suffered broken ribs in a fall and is recovering slowly.
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.
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.
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.
Michelle Obama found an unusual ally — reality TV — in her effort to bring attention to the needs of military families.
A memorial service will be held Tuesday for former First Lady Betty Ford, who died Friday at the age of 93.
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.