NEW ORLEANS | Michelle Obama’s memoir conveys lessons of an eventful life

NEW ORLEANS — Former first lady Michelle Obama said Friday that her upcoming memoir “Becoming” is a “re-humanization effort” that shares the “ordinariness of a very extraordinary story” that she hopes will give voice to people who feel voiceless. Obama made the remarks as she helped kick off the American Library Association’s annual conference in … Continue reading NEW ORLEANS | Michelle Obama’s memoir conveys lessons of an eventful life

NEW ORLEANS | Michelle Obama says her memoir is a ‘re-humanization’ effort

NEW ORLEANS — Former first lady Michelle Obama said Friday her upcoming memoir “Becoming” is a “re-humanization effort” that shares the “ordinariness of a very extraordinary story” that she hopes will give voice to people who feel voiceless. Obama made the remarks as she helped kick off the American Library Association’s annual conference in New … Continue reading NEW ORLEANS | Michelle Obama says her memoir is a ‘re-humanization’ effort

Ohio News: Canton woman, Michelle L. Cyrus charged with theft of government funds

Canton, Ohio – A Canton woman was charged today with theft of government funds, said Justin E. Herdman, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio. For over 12 years, Michelle L. Cyrus, 41, falsely reported to the Social Security Administration that her husband did not live with her in the family home.  As a result, … Continue reading Ohio News: Canton woman, Michelle L. Cyrus charged with theft of government funds

NEW ORLEANS | Michelle Obama discusses new memoir at library conference

NEW ORLEANS — Former first lady Michelle Obama will discuss her upcoming memoir “Becoming” as she kicks off the American Library Association’s annual conference in New Orleans. Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden will moderate a conversation Friday with Obama at the city’s convention center. Obama’s book chronicles the experiences that have shaped her, from … Continue reading NEW ORLEANS | Michelle Obama discusses new memoir at library conference

NEW JERSEY | Michelle Breitenbach,Former Sales Representative for Insys, Pleads Guilty in Scheme to Bribe Doctors to Prescribe the Super-Potent Fentanyl Spray Subsys

TRENTON, NJ – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that a former sales representative for Insys Therapeutics, Inc., maker of the powerful fentanyl-based opioid painkiller Subsys, pleaded guilty today to participating in a scheme in which doctors were bribed to increase off-label prescribing of the drug. Michelle Breitenbach, 38, of Middletown, N.J., pleaded guilty today … Continue reading NEW JERSEY | Michelle Breitenbach,Former Sales Representative for Insys, Pleads Guilty in Scheme to Bribe Doctors to Prescribe the Super-Potent Fentanyl Spray Subsys

Minnesota News: Michelle Fischbach Sworn In as Minnesota’s 49th Lieutenant Governor

Senate, including as President – the first woman in state history to hold that role ST. PAUL, MN – Michelle Fischbach officially took the oath of office yesterday as Minnesota’s 49th Lieutenant Governor, filling the vacancy created upon Senator Tina Smith’s resignation from that role.  As President of the State Senate, Lt. Governor Fischbach is … Continue reading Minnesota News: Michelle Fischbach Sworn In as Minnesota’s 49th Lieutenant Governor

NEW YORK | Michelle Obama unveils cover for upcoming memoir

NEW YORK (AP) — Michelle Obama has a picture to share. On Thursday, the former first lady unveiled the cover for her upcoming memoir, “Becoming.” She posted that image, a smiling close-up shot taken by portrait photographer Miller Mobley, on her Instagram account. She wrote on Instagram that working on the book has been “meaningful … Continue reading NEW YORK | Michelle Obama unveils cover for upcoming memoir

NEW YORK | Netflix says it has signed Barack and Michelle Obama

NEW YORK (AP) — Barack and Michelle Obama are getting into the television business with Monday’s announcement that they had signed a multi-year deal with Netflix. The former president and first lady have formed their own production company, Higher Ground Productions, for the material. In announcing a deal that had been rumored since March, Netflix … Continue reading NEW YORK | Netflix says it has signed Barack and Michelle Obama