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  • Michelle Obama writing White House garden book

    WASHINGTON—There’s a new budding author in the Obama family: first lady Michelle Obama, who has inked a deal with the Crown Publishing Group for a book on the White House vegetable garden she’s made famous. The book, not yet titled,...
  • Baltimore's fight against hunger gets healthy

    When a load of bagged salad arrived at the Fishes & Loaves food pantry in West Baltimore recently, people scooped it up quickly. Salad is a treat for the more than 100 people who come to the pantry each month but usually face a limited choice of high-...
  • Church attendance associated with obesity: Study

    Many religions condemn overeating and gluttony. Yet young adults who frequently attend religious activities are 50 percent more likely to turn into obese middle-agers than those with no religious involvement, according to research from the Northwestern...
  • Gardening with an edge

    Gardening with an edge
    First lady Michelle Obama sets the tone in trends with what she wears — and the way she gardens. The president's wife, who planted vegetables on the south lawn of the White House shortly after the family moved in, has revamped this year's garden by...
  • Obamas launch campaign to help military families

    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...
  • Obama gets Chicago fundraising assist from Bulls

    Obama gets Chicago fundraising assist from Bulls
    There was no shortage of hoopla as President Barack Obama  returned home Thursday for the first time since formally announcing his re-election bid, as he used using past and present stars of his playoff-bound favorite Chicago Bulls to cap an evening of...
  • Big government, GOP-style

    It's ironic that Republicans in Congress blast Michelle Obama for her initiative on obesity and healthy eating because "government should stay out of our personal lives" -- yet they continue to inject said government when it concerns a woman's right to...
  • Rodarte's Kate and Laura Mulleavy: Fabricators

    Rodarte's Kate and Laura Mulleavy: Fabricators
    Their story is like a "once upon a time," but envision Cinderella in a lace gown that's been painted on by Caravaggio and then run through a paper shredder. There are actually two Cinderellas, Kate (with bangs) and Laura Mulleavy, sisters who don't yet...
  • Obama's income drops, but the president is still a millionaire, tax returns show

    Obama's income drops, but the president is still a millionaire, tax returns show
    President Obama's income dropped substantially in 2010 from the previous year due to declining book sales, but he is still comfortably in the ranks of the nation's millionaires, his federal tax returns show. The Obama family earned $1.73 million last...
  • Jonah Goldberg: Cooling on global warming

    "What the heck went wrong?" That, apparently, is the question roiling the environmental community as it realizes that the fight against climate change has fizzled. As Brad Plumer writes in the New Republic, everything was looking great in 2008 for a...
  • Daley expounds to Obama about rats, bees and bikes

    Daley expounds to Obama about rats, bees and bikes
    President Barack Obama says he was treated to "about 30 ideas" on improving Chicago as he flew with Mayor Richard Daley to a taping of Oprah Winfrey's show today. "I’m skeptical he’s going to be taking a lot of time off,” Obama said,...