Michelle Obama

In this Oct. 31, 2017, file photo, former President Barack Obama, right, and former first lady Michelle Obama appear at the Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago.
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April 30, 2019 - 1:03 pm
By Jake Coyle, AP Film Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Barack and Michelle Obama have unveiled a slate of projects in development for Netflix, a year after the former president and first lady signed a deal with the streaming platform. The Obamas' production company, Higher Ground Productions, on Tuesday...
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File photo dated 03/12/18 of Michelle Obama
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March 27, 2019 - 12:01 pm
By Sophie Lewis, CBS News (CBS News) — Former first lady Michelle Obama's memoir, "Becoming," could become the best-selling memoir in history. According to Bertelsmann SE, the German media and services conglomerate that has a controlling stake in Penguin Random House, the book just surpassed 10...
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A rendering of the Obama Presidential Center in Chicago
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February 19, 2019 - 3:51 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A judge on Tuesday gave the green light to a lawsuit filed by a parks-advocacy group that aims to stop for good the delayed construction of former President Barack Obama's $500 million presidential center in a Chicago park beside Lake Michigan. Some supporters of the project fear the...
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The audience erupted in cheers when former first lady Michelle Obama made a surprise appearance at the 2019 Grammy Awards. Hear her unifying message about music.
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February 13, 2019 - 10:39 am
By Julie Gallagher, CNN (CNN) — Michelle Obama's appearance at the Grammys Sunday night surprised millions watching at home — including the former first lady's mother, who wanted to know if she met any "real stars" while she was there. Obama shared a funny text exchange between her and her mom,...
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Michelle Obama's 'Becoming'
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January 16, 2019 - 10:47 am
By Brian Stelter, CNN Business (CNN) -- "Becoming" by Michelle Obama is not just one of the best-selling books of the past year — it is one of the hottest titles of the decade. The inspirational memoir by the former first lady has been on sale for more than two months, yet it is still No. 1 on...
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Michelle Obama
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December 27, 2018 - 6:06 pm
By Veronica Stracqualursi (CNN) — Former first lady Michelle Obama was voted the woman most admired by Americans this year, knocking Hillary Clinton from the top spot on the list for the first time in 17 years, according to a Gallup poll released Thursday. When asked by Gallup in an open-ended...
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From left: Donald Trump, Melania Trump, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton and Jimmy Carter listen as former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney speaks during a state funeral for George H.W. Bush at the National Cathedral.
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December 05, 2018 - 12:24 pm
By Catherine Lucey, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's most exclusive fraternity — the presidents club — assembled Wednesday to mourn George H.W. Bush, putting on public display its uneasy relationship with the current occupant of the Oval Office. It was an uncomfortable, if necessary...
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Former first lady Michelle Obama, left, is interviewed by Phoebe Robinson during the "Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama" event at the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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November 30, 2018 - 8:51 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Michelle Obama's "Becoming" is selling at a pace rarely seen for a political memoir, or any nonfiction book. Combined hardcover, e-book and audio sales in the U.S. and Canada topped 2 million copies in the first 15 days, Crown Publishing announced Friday. By comparison, former first...
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Jan 8, 2017; Beverly Hills, CA, USA; Questlove the onstage dj during the 74th Golden Globe Awards at Beverly Hilton.
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Melony Roy
November 29, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Former First Lady Michelle Obama's book tour stops in Philadelphia Thursday night and a member of the legendary Roots crew has created an epic playlist in her honor. Questlove of the Roots has curated the soundtrack for Michelle Obama's 10 city "Becoming" book tour. "...
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Former first lady Michelle Obama greets the audience as Tracee Ellis Ross watches at the "Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama" event at the Forum on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in Inglewood, Calif.
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November 16, 2018 - 3:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — First day sales for Michelle Obama's "Becoming" topped 725,000 copies, making it one of the year's biggest debuts. Crown Publishing told The Associated Press on Friday that the figures include sales and pre-orders for the former first lady's memoir include hardcover, audio and e-...
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