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Things to know about Michelle Obama’s book, arena tour

Michelle Obama‘s 12-stop jaunt across the country — and an ocean — is not your average book tour. Of course, the former first lady is not your average author. Oprah Winfrey joined Obama Tuesday night at the United Center, home of the Chicago Bulls and Blackhawks, as she begins the tour touting the already best-selling … Continue reading Things to know about Michelle Obama’s book, arena tour

WASHINGTON | AP NewsBreak: Michelle Obama rips Trump in new book

WASHINGTON — Former first lady Michelle Obama blasts President Donald Trump in her new book, writing how she reacted in shock the night she learned he would replace her husband in the Oval Office and tried to “block it all out.” She also denounces Trump’s “birther” campaign questioning her husband’s citizenship, calling it bigoted and … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AP NewsBreak: Michelle Obama rips Trump in new book

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Clintons praise McCain as ‘skilled’ and ‘tough’

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the death of Sen. John McCain (all times local): 9:35 p.m. Former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton are paying tribute to Sen. John McCain as a “skilled, tough politician” who often set aside partisanship “to do what he thought was best for the country.” The … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Clintons praise McCain as ‘skilled’ and ‘tough’