| Jun 14, 2011
| 9:50 AM
WASHINGTON — Jill Biden, the vice president’s wife, will appear Thursday in Chicago to talk about "Joining Forces," the national program to support members of the military and their families, the White House announced today.
| Oct 25, 2010
| 1:01 PM
First Lady Michelle Obama is stumping for Democratic Sen. Patty Murray at a fundraiser in Bellevue.
Obama says she and Murray both bring a mom's work ethic to public service. And she says Murray's help is critical in helping Democrats improve conditions...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 2:41 PM
FRANKFURT, Germany (CNN) -- The U.S. women's soccer team netted a go-ahead goal in overtime Sunday night, giving it the advantage with just minutes remaining in its World Cup final showdown with Japan.
U.S. forward Abby Wambach headed a pass from Alex...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 12:01 PM
WASHINGTON — With the country at war for nearly a decade, the president and first lady today unveiled a new campaign called "Joining Forces," to enlist all segments of society in helping service members and their families.
President Obama said...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 10:26 PM
ANDREWS, AFB -- A plane carrying First Lady Michelle Obama was forced to abort its landing at Andrews Air Force Base Monday after it came closer to another military jet.
Air traffic controllers apparently allowed the planes to get too close to each...
| May 28, 2012
| 11:19 AM
WASHINGTON -- Paying tribute to dead soldiers and their families, President Obama said Monday that the nation had reached a "milestone" of relative peace, noting the end of the Iraq war and plans to end America's role in the Afghan war.
"After a decade...
| 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
| 3:38 PM
NASCAR fans in Florida Sunday seemed to be no fan of the Obamas. First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, were honorary Grand Marshals.
When it came time for them to give the "gentlemen, start your engines" call...
| 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 16, 2012
Nickelodeon and the White House are joining forces to bring awareness to ways kids can support U.S. military families with a special episode of iCarly, featuring the First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama, premiering Monday, Jan. 16, at 8 p.m....
| Jan 24, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, distinguished guests, and fellow Americans:
Last month, I went to Andrews Air Force Base and welcomed home some of our last troops to serve in Iraq. Together, we offered a final, proud salute to the...