First lady Michelle Obama will travel to Los Angeles next month to kick off the Special Olympics World Games, organizers announced Thursday.
Obama, long an advocate of physical fitness and healthy lifestyles, will take part in the opening ceremonies July 25 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, site of the 1932 and 1984 Summer Olympics.
''Her vision of wellness, fitness and inclusion...
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Since taking the Michigan job, Jim Harbaugh has been incredibly active on campus and around the state. Yesterday afternoon, he was in Detroit to promote higher education, and he was joined by some impressive guests—First Lady Michelle Obama and singer Ciara.
.@CoachJim4UM joined the First Lady @MichelleObama & @ciara today in Detroit to promote higher education #ReachHigher...
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Security was increased at Xfinity Center in College Park, Maryland ahead of the Maryland-Princeton second round game in the NCAA Women’s Tournament. The security was heightened after a threat was phoned in toward Princeton’s forward Leslie Robinson, the niece of President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, according to Christine Brennan of...
A threat against President Barack Obama's niece, a player on Princeton's women's basketball team, prompted increased security at the Tigers' NCAA tournament game at Maryland, said a person familiar with the situation says
The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Monday night because no details had been released about the threat.
Princeton was facing...
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March 23, 2015
President Barack Obama’s niece, a freshman forward on Princeton’s women’s basketball team, was reportedly the subject of a threat prior to the Tigers’ NCAA Tournament game against Maryland Monday night.
According to USA Today, security at the contest at Xfinity Center in College Park, Md., had to be heightened when Maryland’s athletic department found an eight-minute...
Thanks to his 16-day Hawaiian vacation, President Obama’s golf game has garnered plenty of — likely more than is necessary — discussion.
There was his first few days on the islands where he relaxed away his stress on the links. There was the day he forced the relocation of an army wedding because of his tee time. And he reportedly wrapped up his vacation the same way it started...
ESPN now has a good connection to the White House.
The network hired Craig Robinson Tuesday to work as a college basketball game and studio analyst for ESPNU. Robinson, who was fired after six seasons as head coach at Oregon State, is the brother of Michelle Obama.
It remains to be seen whether ESPN will tap into that relationship to gain more access to President Obama. The President...
Michelle Obama is a big proponent of fitness. The Miami Heat are big fans of the photobombing craze.
Combining the two seems like a hit.
The first lady and some members of the Heat are starring together in a new video promoting fitness and healthy eating, part of Mrs. Obama's ''Let's Move'' initiative. The 50-second public service announcement was taped last week when the Heat...
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January 21, 2014