Michelle Obama

26 Rich People Who Live Like the Average Joe

Even the richest people in the world practice frugal living.<p>Most of us think if we were incredibly wealthy, we would live a life of opulence. Yet …

Career Development

Why you shouldn’t make your daughters hug their relatives

Parents in America have been issued a holiday-timed warning to make them think twice about pushing their daughters into hugging relatives.<p>US Girl …

Parenting

Michelle Obama on coping with adversity: 'Focus on what you can control'

Michelle Obama has some words of wisdom on how to cope during turbulent times.<p>The former first lady spoke at The Bushnell Center for the Performing …

Hope Hicks

Cabinet ministers who watch porn at work should be sacked, poll finds

Cabinet ministers facing allegations that they downloaded or watched porn on a parliamentary computer should lose their job, according to an …

Damian Green

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In December of 2015, then-candidate Donald Trump announced his Oklahoma campaign team. The first name on his “list of Oklahoma leaders endorsing Mr. …

Liberal View

Diana Ross's Grandkids Adorably Crash the Stage During Her AMAs Performance

Diana Ross received a major honour at the 2017 AMAs. The legendary singer was presented with a lifetime achievement award at Sunday night's American …

Tracee Ellis Ross

WATCH: Malia Obama spotted tailgating, kissing at first Harvard-Yale game

Malia Obama appeared to have quite a field day at the Harvard-Yale game last weekend when she was seen smooching and smoking.<p>The former first kid and Harvard freshman was spotted in New Haven, Conn., on Saturday with a mystery man sporting some Crimson attire. The eldest daughter of Barack Obama …

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Musicians unite at AMAs in wake of tumultuous year

The 2017 American Music Awards marked a night of unison, positive vibes and American pride as musicians spoke about coming together in a year dominated by natural disasters, violence and divisive politics.<p>Kelly Clarkson and Pink kicked off the three-hour show Sunday with a performance honoring …

Luis Fonsi

Michelle Obama Says She Is 'Sick' Over Surge of Sexual Misconduct Allegations

The former First Lady called for men to not be innocent bystanders.<p>In front of a sold-out crowd of 2,800 people in Hartford, Connecticut, Thursday …

The Celebrity Who Perfectly Defines Your Zodiac Sign

Tabloids have been hammering it into my brain for years: “Stars — They’re Just Like Us!” And it’s true. I mean, aside from the opulent wealth and …

Kendrick Lamar

Michelle Obama's Printed Button-Down Is What We Like to Call Pristine

Our first thought when we saw the Obamas pop up on the screen to pay tribute to Diana Ross before she accepted her lifetime achievement honor at the American Music Awards was, "what a great pair for the job!" But then we turned to Michelle, taking her post-White House wardrobe into consideration …

Fashion

Michelle Obama attends Erykah Badu concert

Hey, isn’t that . . . former first lady Michelle Obama checking out singer Erykah Badu on Saturday night?<p>Mrs. Obama was among the sold-out crowd at the Anthem, D.C.’s newest music venue, rocking along to the greatest hits set list featured during the soul singer’s “Badu vs. Everything” tour. …

Lifestyle

Models, politicians remember late designer Alaia in Tunisia

Models, government ministers, relatives and friends have attended the funeral in Tunisia of fashion designer Azzedine Alaia, a native of the North …

Entertainment

Twenty-Five Percent of HBCU's Student Body Is Non-Black: Is This the End of Majority Black Schools

In 2014, the North Carolina Senate unanimously moved to remove a budget provision that would have given the state’s Board of Governors permission to …

Education

Q&A with Sam Kass, former food policy adviser to President Obama

As a young private chef working in Chicago, Sam Kass never envisioned that he would become one of the most visible and influential leaders in US food …

Ohio judge says he doesn't regret Facebook post outlining his sexual conquests

An Ohio Supreme Court justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate has deleted a Facebook post outlining his sexual history, but maintains that he …

Al Franken

Diana Ross receives Lifetime Achievement Award at the AMA's

Former President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama congratulate the singer on her award.

Diana Ross

AMAs Recap: Christina Aguilera Tributes Whitney Houston, Tracee Ellis Ross’ Magical Moments & More

Source: Leon Bennett / GettyThe American Music Awards was giving us a LOT this year. Diana Ross ruled the stage, Christina Aguilera almost left us …

Women of Color

Why is sexual harassment so rife in the restaurant industry?

If you're a woman, what makes a restaurant dangerous isn't the sharp knives or the hot griddle: It's an isolated area of the kitchen, like the dry …

Gender

Come Hell Or Hot Comb: My Unpopular Opinion On Doing My Daughter’s Hair

Getty<p>Find me a Hotep and I’ll find you a three hour Facebook debate with someone who has the utmost opinions on black women’s beauty and style who …

Women of Color

Eminem Performs Powerful Medley of Hits on ‘Saturday Night Live’ As Show Begs for Barack Obama’s Return

<b>Eminem</b> made his highly-anticipated appearance on the Saturday, November 18, episode of <i>Saturday Night Live,</i> hosted by <b>Chance The Rapper</b> — and both …

Staten Island

Had My Stepfather Picked Up a Gun and Killed Us All, Nobody Would Have Been Surprised

It starts somewhere. It starts in the home. I know what a mass shooter can look like.<p>First time I saw him, I was 13. The sun wasn’t even up yet and I …

Love

Doreen St. Felix, Writer

"My first actual published piece after college was for Pitchfork, and it was on [Rihanna’s] 'Bitch Better Have My Money'. It was like, a really …

Cosby Show

8 awesome ways to do Vail with or without snow

VAIL, Colo. — Although Vail had to delay their opening day because of a lack of snow, there’s still plenty to do in the Colorado mountain town …

Colorado

#BlackGirlMagic: LaToya Cantrell Becomes New Orleans’ First Female Mayor

Black women are out there making history!<p>Case in point: <b>LaToya Cantrell</b> was elected the mayor of New Orleans on Saturday.<p><b>Cantrell</b> won 60 percent of …

Black History

Not real news: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared …

Rachel Maddow

Michelle Obama Just Explained How to Be Successful in 6 Short Words

The former first lady is known for her pithy and inspirational comments. This time she outdid herself.<p>Michelle Obama has a history of making pithy, inspirational remarks. Earlier today, the former first lady spoke at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts. During that speech she encapsulated …

Inspiration

The queen of England is a cannibal and Finland doesn't exist — these are the 12 craziest conspiracy theories on the internet

Welcome to the internet, where incredulity and paranoia loom large. Here, you'll find no shortage of theories expounding on the non-existence of celebrities and detailed analysis on the many ways in which we've been lied to by the government (which, in turn, has been lied to by the elite reptile …

J. K. Rowling

'SNL' Channels Boyz II Men to Beg Barack Obama to Come Back (Video)

Chance the Rapper, Keenan Thompson and Chris Redd’s vocal harmony group also learn a thing or two about constitutional law<p>Not quite a year after …

Entertainment

The Roy Moore Accusations Have Been a Magnet for Fake News

Somehow, the Alabama special election has managed to get even uglier in the last week, this time thanks to hoaxes.<p><i>Welcome back to Can't Handle the Truth, our Saturday column looking at the past seven days of fake news and hoaxes that have spread thanks to the internet.</i><p>Republican Roy Moore is still …

Fake News