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Take a Peek at Michelle Obama's Summer Vacation Photos, from Her Childhood to the First Family's Travels

UpdatePosted 07/08/2015 03:25PM

Michelle Obama Shares Her Summer Vacation Photo Album

Originally posted 07/08/2015 02:35PM

A round of Piggy, anyone?

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The Obamas Celebrate the Fourth of July with Military Families at the White House: 'Freedom Isn't Free'

The Obamas Celebrate the Fourth of July with Military Families at the White House: 'Freedom Isn't Free'

Originally posted 07/05/2015 10:00AM

President Barack Obama, speaking Saturday night at the White House, reminded the men and women who serve this country that it is their sacrifice that secures us all our freedom, just minutes before the night sky exploded with the annual Fourth of July fireworks display.

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Only PEOPLE Was There: Girl Scouts Camp Out on the Obamas' Front Lawn

Only PEOPLE Was There: Girl Scouts Camp Out on the Obamas' Front Lawn

Originally posted 07/01/2015 12:45PM

When First Lady Michelle Obama hatched her idea to have a Girl Scout campout in the backyard – of the White House, mind you – to promote national parks and outdoor play for kids, she quickly had a second idea: "And let's embed a reporter out there for the night."

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You Can Now Take Selfies at the White House – And Michelle Obama Approves!

You Can Now Take Selfies at the White House – And Michelle Obama Approves!

Originally posted 07/01/2015 11:00AM

Michelle Obama is definitely pro-selfie.

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Obama's Half Brother Sells 1995 Letter from the President Revealing His Hesitations About Entering Politics

Obama's Half Brother Sells 1995 Letter from the President Revealing His Hesitations About Entering Politics

Originally posted 06/29/2015 04:55PM

Barack Obama's half brother has auctioned off a handwritten letter the president wrote in 1995 that reveals his apparent qualms at the time about forging a career in politics.

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White House Lit Up with Rainbow After Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

White House Lit Up with Rainbow After Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Originally posted 06/26/2015 11:25PM

The White House joined in the nationwide celebration of the Supreme Court's ruling on Friday to legalize gay marriage across all 50 states with a rainbow light show.

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President Obama Sings 'Amazing Grace' to Conclude Eulogy for Slain Charleston Pastor

President Obama Sings 'Amazing Grace' to Conclude Eulogy for Slain Charleston Pastor

Originally posted 06/26/2015 04:00PM

President Obama delivered a moving eulogy for Rev. Clementa Pinckney at TD Arena in Charleston, South Carolina, on Friday, singing "Amazing Grace" to conclude a speech that simultaneously memorialized the fallen pastor and called for Americans to examine race relations and gun control laws in the wake of the June 17 massacre that killed nine at the Emanuel AME Church.

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Filed Under: Death, Murder, Barack Obama

UpdatePosted 06/26/2015 01:10PM

President Obama Tweets "#LoveWins" as Nation Reacts to Historic Ruling on Gay Marriage

Originally posted 06/26/2015 11:10AM

It's official: Love is love.

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UpdatePosted 06/26/2015 01:05PM

'Love Is Love': Obama Joins Millions in Celebration as Supreme Court Legalizes Gay Marriage in All 50 States

Originally posted 06/26/2015 10:00AM

The Supreme Court has legalized gay marriage in all 50 states with a landmark decision that any law prohibiting same-sex unions violates the Constitution.

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President Obama: Caitlyn Jenner's Vanity Fair Cover Shows 'How America Is More Accepting of People for Who They Truly Are'

President Obama: Caitlyn Jenner's Vanity Fair Cover Shows 'How America Is More Accepting of People for Who They Truly Are'

Originally posted 06/26/2015 07:00AM

President Obama gave a shout-out to Caitlyn Jenner during a taping of Logo's "Trailblazer Honors" on Thursday.

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