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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. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

The Obamas' Publisher Makes New Pledge To Education Organization

The publisher of Barack and Michelle Obama has pledged to donate 300,000 children’s books to a leading educational organization, adding to the 1 million copies already given.
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Former first lady Michelle Obama greets people as they buy signed copies of her book, "Becoming," Monday Nov. 18, 2019, at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Michelle Obama Signs 'Becoming' Copies On Book's Anniversary

Michelle Obama marked one year since the publication of her best-selling memoir at a book signing in the nation's capital Monday.
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In this Oct. 11, 2018 file photo, Michelle Obama participates in the International Day of the Girl on NBC's "Today" show in New York. Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon will be among the special guests when Michelle Obama goes on tour for her memoir “Bec

More Celebs Join Michelle Obama's Voter Outreach Drive

When We Vote, a nonprofit, describes itself as a nonpartisan group dedicated to increasing voter participation. The announcement Thursday marks a year until the 2020 elections, which includes the presidential race.
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JUNE 22: Former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama discusses her forthcoming memoir titled, 'Becoming', during the 2018 American Library Association Annual Conference on June 22, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Get

Michelle Obama's Next Project Is a Companion To 'Becoming'

"Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice," Obama's first project since "Becoming" is more about her readers than about herself. It is a companion to her multimillion-selling "Becoming," which came out last November.
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This combination photo shows actress Viola Davis at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards in New York on Nov. 12, 2018, left, and former first lady Michelle Obama on NBC's "Today" show in New York on Oct. 11, 2018.  (Photos by Evan Agostini, left, and Char

Viola Davis Set To Play Michelle Obama In Proposed Series

Davis is set to portray Obama in a Showtime series about America's first ladies. Davis also is an executive producer on the project, which is still in development.
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February 10, 2019; Los Angeles, CA, USA; (From Left) Jada Pinkett-Smith, Alicia Keys and Michelle Obama and Jennifer Lopez appear during the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 10, 2019 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, Calif. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanas

Michelle Obama's Grammy Appearance Did Not Impress Mom

The former First Lady took to Instagram Wednesday to share a text exchange with mom Marian Robinson...
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Former first lady Michelle Obama responds to questions as she is interviewed by actress Sarah Jessica Parker during an appearance for her book, "Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama" at Barclays Center Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018, in New Yo

Michelle Obama Says Designer's Energy Informed Her Fashion Choices

For Michelle Obama, choosing what designer to wear while she was in the White House involved many factors, from diversity to whether they were a nice person...
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BECOMING: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama

BECOMING: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama

Join Michelle Obama on her BECOMING Tour at SAP Center at San Jose on Dec. 14th #IAmBecoming
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Former First Lady Michelle Obama surprises students from Wayne State University during a discussion at the Motown Museum in Detroit, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Michelle Obama Surprises Detroit Students at Motown Museum

Michelle Obama surprised a group of Detroit college students on Tuesday afternoon, walking into the Motown Museum as the young men of color took part in a roundtable discussion on education.
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JUNE 22: Former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama discusses her forthcoming memoir titled, 'Becoming', during the 2018 American Library Association Annual Conference on June 22, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Get

Michelle Obama Extends Tour As Sales For 'Becoming' Top 3 Million

"Becoming," published four weeks ago, is among the fastest-selling nonfiction books in history and already among the best-selling political memoirs of all time.
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