First Lady

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

HOUSTON | Hundreds celebrate former first lady Barbara Bush in Houston

HOUSTON| April 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The memorials to former first lady Barbara Bush have begun with a celebration of her life in front of Houston’s City Hall. Mayor Sylvester Turner and several of Houston’s leading clergy members from different faiths offered tributes to Bush. She died at her Houston home Tuesday at age 92. The … Continue reading HOUSTON | Hundreds celebrate former first lady Barbara Bush in Houston

First lady’s rep blasts ‘false’ reports about Melania Trump

WASHINGTON /January 26, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —First lady Melania Trump’s office is fed up with speculation about marital strife in the White House. Mrs. Trump’s spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham, took to Twitter Friday to blast “flat-out false reporting” about the first lady that has emerged in recent days. “BREAKING,” she wrote. “The laundry list of salacious & … Continue reading First lady’s rep blasts ‘false’ reports about Melania Trump

First lady skips Davos with Trump, visits Holocaust museum

WASHINGTON/January 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — First lady Melania Trump remembered the millions of victims of the Nazis, with a visit Thursday to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington. “My thoughts and prayers are with the people whose lives and families were broken by the horrors of the Holocaust,” the first lady said in a statement. “My … Continue reading First lady skips Davos with Trump, visits Holocaust museum