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Obamas Welcome Chinese President And His Wife At State Dinner

AP | Annum Masroor | Posted 09.25.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A powerhouse lineup mixing Hollywood, diplomacy and corporate America streamed into the White House for President Barack Obam...

From Beach House to the White House: How 'Aladdin''s Courtney Reed Spent Her Summer Vacation

Jim Hill | Posted 09.07.2015 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

After spending the last year and a half soaring high above the stage floor of the New Amsterdam Theatre aboard a magic carpet, Courtney Reed (who plays Princess Jasmine in the Broadway production of Disney's Aladdin) was ready for some more down-to-earth activities.

My Visit to the Post-Salahi White House

Tamar Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Tamar Abrams

Remember the good old days when the president would stand in a receiving line to meet all his guests? Those darned Salahis have taken away our God-given right to a handshake and a photo op.

White House's East Room Gets All The Action

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

WASHINGTON — Sure, the West Wing gets the glory. But the East Room gets the action. Indispensable, yet overshadowed by more famous rooms like t...

Might the Obamas Restore Lost White House Glory?

Michael Henry Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Michael Henry Adams

To date the Obamas' most noticeable change to their new home outside has been to install a de-luxe swing-set near the President's office. How have past administrations redecorated?