| Sep 8, 2011
| 7:12 PM
After hearing President Barack Obama plead Thursday for speedy passage of his $447 billion jobs package, Maryland lawmakers were divided about whether the plan would reduce the nation's stubbornly high unemployment.
State Democrats expressed near-...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:04 AM
It will be Michelle Obama and Jill Biden instructing NASCAR's best to start their engines as the racing season comes to a close in Florida.
The first lady and the vice president's wife will visit Homestead-Miami Speedway on Nov. 20 as it hosts the Chase...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 1:00 PM
NASCAR officials downplayed reports that Michelle Obama faced a hostile reception at the Sprint Cup finale in Florida on Sunday, despite the sounds of booing heard during the live television broadcast Sunday (see video below).
The first lady and Jill...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:59 PM
Rush Limbaugh condemns, criticizes and otherwise lambastes many things, as his radio listeners know. But Michelle Obama seems to have become a target for particularly personal attacks from the conservative radio talk-show host. First, he called out the...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 10:49 AM
Vice President Joe Biden's wife will visit Allentown next week when she returns home to Pennsylvania for a seven-city tour as an advocate for her husband and the Obama campaign.
Dr. Jill Biden, the English school teacher raised in Willow Grove,...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 6:05 AM
Ann Romney, tasked this campaign cycle with "humanizing" Mitt Romney, will raise money for her husband in Harrisburg later this month.
The early evening reception at the Harrisburg Hilton on Monday Oct. 15 costs a couple $1,000 to $15,000 to attend, or...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Shelly Snell is a registered nurse. She's been married to Navy Commander Ben Snell for 16 years. They have two boys. And as a Navy family, the Snells have moved nine times, including a stint in Maryland.
It's a fact of life for military spouses —...
| Jan 19, 2011
Famous names, many of them Asian, show up for the third state dinner hosted at the White House by the Obamas....
| Apr 17, 2011
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| Apr 29, 2011
On Sunday's "Dateline," Matt Lauer talks to "American Idol" judge Steven Tyler, and Tom Brokaw interviews first lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden. The program airs at 7 p.m. In another segment, Brian Williams talks to the staff of Rep. Gabrielle...
| May 3, 2011
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey was among the congressional leaders in attendance at a bipartisan White House dinner with President Barack Obama Monday night, an attempt at political unity scheduled before the killing of Osama bin Laden. Casey greeted Obama,...