First Lady

WASHINGTON | Unlike Trump, first lady has kind words for LeBron James

WASHINGTON— First lady Melania Trump stepped away from her husband’s criticism of NBA star LeBron James to compliment his work on behalf of children and even offer to visit his school for at-risk children. “It looks like LeBron James is working to do good things on behalf of our next generation and just as she … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Unlike Trump, first lady has kind words for LeBron James

WASHINGTON | Spokeswoman: First lady will watch TV channel of her choice

WASHINGTON — Melania Trump’s spokeswoman says the first lady will watch whatever she wants on TV. Stephanie Grisham responded Wednesday to a New York Times report that President Donald Trump was unhappy that his wife’s television aboard Air Force One was tuned to CNN — and not Fox News Channel — during their recent trip … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Spokeswoman: First lady will watch TV channel of her choice

WASHINGTON  | First lady going on road for ‘Be Best’ children’s campaign

WASHINGTON  — Melania Trump is going on the road to promote her “Be Best” campaign to help children. The first lady planned to advocate for her campaign Tuesday in Tennessee during a visit to Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt in Nashville on what will be her first domestic trip to highlight the initiative. … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | First lady going on road for ‘Be Best’ children’s campaign

BRUSSELS | US first lady welcomed in Belgium with music and fashion

BRUSSELS — U.S. first lady Melania Trump returned to the international stage Wednesday as she mingled with the spouses of America’s closest allies over classical music, fashion and chocolate. As President Donald Trump harangued Germany and other allies at a NATO summit in Brussels, his wife chatted amiably with some of their spouses at a … Continue reading BRUSSELS | US first lady welcomed in Belgium with music and fashion

TYSONS, Va | First lady: kindness and compassion are important in life

TYSONS, VA — First Lady, Melania Trump said Sunday that kindness, compassion and positivity are important traits in life. The first lady helped SADD — Students Against Destructive Decisions — open its annual national conference at a hotel just outside Washington.  The appearance followed her trip last week to the U.S.-Mexico border to see the … Continue reading TYSONS, Va | First lady: kindness and compassion are important in life

WASHINGTON | The Latest: First lady calls for immigration legislation

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Melania Trump’s visit to a Texas facility housing migrant children (all times local): 9:20 p.m. Melania Trump says her visit with migrant children has “impacted me greatly.” The first lady commented in a written statement Thursday after she returned from touring the Upbring New Hope Children’s Center in McAllen, Texas. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: First lady calls for immigration legislation

WASHINGTON | First lady stays behind on Trump’s Camp David weekend

WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump stayed behind while the president left on a weekend getaway Friday, making it 22 days since she last appeared in public. President Donald Trump boarded the presidential helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in the afternoon with his daughters Ivanka and Tiffany, his oldest son Donald Jr., … Continue reading WASHINGTON | First lady stays behind on Trump’s Camp David weekend

WASHINGTON  | The Latest: First lady to remain hospitalized 2-3 days

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on Melania Trump’s hospital stay following treatment for a benign kidney condition (all times local).: 8:40 a.m. President Donald Trump says his wife, Melania, will be released from the hospital in a few days after receiving treatment for a kidney condition the White House says is noncancerous. Trump tweeted Tuesday that … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | The Latest: First lady to remain hospitalized 2-3 days