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What It's Really Like To Grow Up In The White House

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 12.04.2014 | Politics

Speaking ill of the first daughters resulted in the resignation of a GOP staffer this week, reigniting the conversation about when it is and is not ac...

Obamas Attend Longtime Chef's Wedding

AP | By DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 10.31.2014 | Politics

POCANTICO HILLS, N.Y. (AP) — Setting aside for a few hours the pressures of trying to calm the world's trouble spots, President Barack Obama assumed...

Michelle Obama: The Fact That Over 58,000 Vets Are Homeless Should 'Horrify' Us

Associated Press | Posted 07.31.2014 | Impact

WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama says the statistic that the U.S. has more than 58,000 homeless veterans is "a stain on the soul of this ...

Charge Dismissed In White House Car Incident

AP | Posted 07.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Prosecutors have dismissed a misdemeanor charge against a man who drove behind a motorcade carrying President Barack Obama's daugh...

Obama Family Draws Cheers At Basketball Game In Hawaii

AP | OSKAR GARCIA | Posted 12.23.2013 | Politics

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama and the first family are momentarily skipping the beach in Hawaii to take in a college basketball game. Obam...

Looking Mighty Silly, Fellas

Posted 12.20.2013 | Travel

The Obamas will once again head to Hawaii for their annual holiday vacation on Friday. The First Family is expected to stay at the same Kailua propert...

Obamas Help Hand Out Thanksgiving Fixings To Needy

AP | STACY A. ANDERSON | Posted 01.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is continuing an annual family tradition by helping to pack bags of food and distribute them to the needy o...

Obamas Greeted With Cheers, Boos At Basketball Game

AP | Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — President Barack Obama and the first family are checking out an early-season basketball matchup between Oregon State Univer...

Does Having A Black Family In The White House Move The Needle For African-Americans?

Posted 08.15.2013 | Black Voices

Having a black president in the White House may not have brought about the kind of change for African Americans that many anticipated -- just yet. But...

My Summer Vacation: Tanzania or Maine-ia

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 09.07.2013 | Travel
Randee Mia Berman

Don't know much about geometry. But I do know this: Summer = Vacation. It's a simple algebraic equation.

PHOTOS: First Ladies And Kids Throughout History

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 05.09.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- First lady Abigail Adams famously urged her husband, President John Adams, to "remember the ladies." As Mother's Day approaches and Amer...

GOP Blasts Obama Daughters' Spring Break Trip

The Huffington Post | Preston Maddock | Posted 03.29.2013 | Politics

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) offered image advice for the first family on a local Iowa radio show Wednesday, criticizing first daughters Sasha and Malia O...

Malia And Sasha Obama's Cutest Moments Of The Year!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.24.2013 | Black Voices

We can't believe it's been a little over four years since Malia and Sasha Obama stole our hearts. The once little girls are now blossoming into quite ...

'1600 Penn' Preview: Meet The Dysfunctional First Family

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 12.18.2012 | TV

NBC gave viewers a sneak peek at their newest comedy, "1600 Penn," before the holidays. The series stars Bill Pullman and Jenna Elfman as the Presiden...

PHOTOS: First Family Flips Switch On National Tree

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 02.05.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- As he and his family flipped the switch to light the National Christmas Tree Thursday night, President Barack Obama said he hopes the tr...

White House Christmas Trees Throughout The Years

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 12.03.2012 | HuffPost Home

Politics aside, they’re all great!

First Children Shed Light On White House Life

AP | JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — Whether it was to sneak a first kiss or listen to Led Zeppelin, climbing onto the roof of the White House was apparently a popul...

WATCH: Why Michelle Obama Didn't Kiss Her Husband On 'Kiss Cam'

Posted 08.14.2012 | Weddings

Usually kids are embarrassed when they see their parents kiss. Not Malia Obama. The oldest daughter of President Barack Obama and First Lady Mi...

Obama Predicts 'Empty Nest Syndrome' As Daughters Head To Sleep-Away Camp For Summer

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama has admitted that he will "get a little depressed" when his daughters leave for their first summer away from the White House an...

The One Place Michelle Obama Is Dying To See

Posted 07.16.2012 | Travel

The first family hasn't been able to, and won't it seems, take a vacation this summer, as the first daughters are off at camp, the President said. Plu...

PHOTOS: Happy Birthday, Malia!

Huffington Post | Michelle Marques | Posted 07.04.2012 | Black Voices

America won't be the only one blowing out birthday candles today. Malia Obama, the country's fashionable birthday twin, is celebrating her 14th born d...

Michelle Obama: Barack Was 'Hip, Cutting-Edge, Cultural, Sensitive' On First Date

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

Cue the awws. In a new video posted on Sunday, the president and the first lady reminisce over their first meal together as part of the Obama campaig...

First Lady Michelle Obama: If I Could Be Someone Else, I'd Choose Beyonce

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics

First lady Michelle Obama wouldn't mind trading places with Beyonce, telling People magazine if she could be someone else, it'd be a great singer. ...

WATCH: Sam Kass Talks Cooking For The First Family

Posted 05.03.2012 | Home

It seems like every food lover has a little bit of a crush on Sam Kass, the assistant chef and senior policy advisor for healthy food initiatives for ...

Every First Family Is in the Top 1%

Anthony Gregory | Posted 06.18.2012 | Politics
Anthony Gregory

"Are these people too far removed from normal Americans to be in the White House?" It is a most ridiculous question. Even if they are not, the second they relocate to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, they have moved into an entirely different class altogether.