Michelle Obama stars in her first campaign ad of the year

Quinn is fighting to keep his job in one of the nation’s toughest gubernatorial races.

An Obama is hitting the campaign trail hard this week. (Not that one)

(Not that one)

Chicago mayor admits naming elite new school after Obama, his former boss, was a mistake

The plan was dropped after it was strongly criticized. Here’s why.


Obama seeks to sell the public on a war he never imagined he would pursue

(Carolyn Kaster / AP)

DEBRIEF | The president takes a low-key approach to talking about the new front in Syria.

Did you know it’s ‘Bring Your Bible to School Day’?

Yes, it is.

Michelle Obama is the Democratic base whisperer

The First Lady is the popular Obama.


Obama’s under-used credit card declined in NY

(Evan Vucci / Associated Press)

The Secret Service is charged with watching the president’s back, but who’s watching his wallet?


First lady hosts White House garden harvest

(Susan Walsh / Associated Press)

Michelle Obama isn’t afraid of a little dirt.