| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:41 PM
"Shine, Give, Share" is the theme for Christmas at the White House, whose doors were flung open Wednesday to the first wave of guests given the chance to ogle its fragrant, fanciful holiday finery, including no fewer than 37 trees.
Before the fun stuff,...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:00 PM
The American school lunch, long the butt of schoolyard jokes, is in for a nutritional makeover, fueled by concern over a national epidemic of childhood obesity and funded by the first hike in federal contributions in three decades. Starting next school...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Summertime is usually when TV networks air repeats of shows we've already seen. In his State of the Union Address this week, the president got a five-month jump on the summer season by re-running a class-envy video he has broadcast more times than local...
| Jan 27, 2012
You've got questions, but fear not. Answer Angel's got you covered from head to toe!
Dear Answer Angel: I've let myself go gray naturally and completely. But now, I want to go back to being a brunette without making a radical (too obvious) transition....
| Jan 27, 2012
| 12:49 PM
First Lady Michelle Obama will appear on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno on Tuesday, Jan. 31 to promote Let’s Move ahead of the initiative’s two-year anniversary.
Let’s Move, launched by the first lady in February 2012, is a campaign...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 9:41 AM
First Lady Michelle Obama will touch down in Los Angeles on Tuesday for a two-day visit in which she plans to appear on talk shows and meet with Democratic Party donors.
She is scheduled to sit down Tuesday with Jay Leno on "The Tonight Show" and on...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 3:28 AM
Baltimore police officers assigned to protect Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake racked up about $3,900 in expenses while accompanying the mayor on three business recent trips, according to the city spending board's agenda.
The five-member Board of...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 10:50 AM
The race for votes has suddenly become a politically themed version of "The Voice."
First, President Obama demonstrated some surprising singing talent when he covered a bit of Al Green's "Let's Stay Together" at a New York fundraiser. It instantly went...
| Feb 5, 2012
Sodas, sports drinks and other sugary beverages are an unhealthy choice for kids, according to the nation's leading pediatricians' group, which strictly opposes the sale and advertising of the products in schools.
Yet Coca-Cola's Live Positively slogan...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Are you mad for red velvet? Do you want to see more red velvet news, recipes and photos?
It's deposed "X Factor" judge Nicole Scherzinger's favorite cake. And Michelle Obama's, too.
Red velvet cake, and its progeny, is the subject of Wednesday's Taste...
| Feb 15, 2012
How many billionaires does it take to buy a presidential election? We're about to find out. The 2012 campaign is likely to be a battle between one group of millionaires and billionaires supporting President Barack Obama and another group supporting his...