The First Lady on confidence, achievement and the all-important issue plaguing the female face of a nation: plastic surgery
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Tuesday 18 December 2012
Movie studios and television programmers have postponed or canceled violent films and TV shows after a shooting left 20 children and six adults dead in a Connecticut elementary school last week.
Thursday 29 November 2012
The South Korean rapper behind YouTube’s most-viewed video ever has invited Tom Cruise to join in the famous dance.
Friday 16 November 2012
“Now you're not going to believe this,” said Glenn Boylan as he took to the stage at the Santon Bridge Inn in the Lake District valley of Wasdale. But, of course, that was the whole point. Glenn was defending his title of World's Biggest Liar in the competition that is held annually in the pub.
Tuesday 13 November 2012
Having been so busy on the campaign trail up until last week, you can understand why America’s First Lady Michelle Obama is keen to curl up on the sofa with a decent box set.
Thursday 08 November 2012
When her father's second term as president is up, Malia Obama will be 18 years old and entering into adulthood. She and her younger sister, Sasha, will have spent their formative years in the White House, a place that their parents have attempted to shape into something resembling a normal home.
Monday 05 November 2012
With polling in the US about to get under way, Harriet Walker casts her vote on who has won in the fashion stakes
Wednesday 24 October 2012
Rampaging wig-head Donald Trump, not put off by the failure of his birther conspiracy, has been claiming this week he has another bombshell to drop on President Obama's campaign for re-election. It's "bordering on gigantic", says Trump. But what could it be this time?
Monday 22 October 2012
The noisy carnival that is every presidential race in Florida has started already on the corner of Route 1 and Oakland Park Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale, the preferred spot for Barry Sheen to brandish assorted slogans at oncoming traffic. He has had “projectiles” hurled at him by drivers, he says, and 20 death threats so far.
Saturday 29 September 2012
1. Parade: wrote Parade's End; home ground Valley Parade; co-stars of 1948 film Easter Parade.
Thursday 23 August 2012
Barack Obama is known to enjoy a "brewksi" and his aides and thirsty journalists have been lucky enough to share a pitcher of his White House homebrew on the presidential campaign bus.
Friday 27 July 2012
Michelle Obama arrived in Britain today for the start of a two-day visit designed to showcase the best of Team USA – and perhaps steal a little thunder from her husband's gaffe prone presidential rival Mitt Romney.
Friday 27 July 2012
"Stay home if you don't know what to say," says nine-times gold medal winning sprinter
Monday 23 July 2012
Michelle Obama will be travelling to London to attend the Olympic Games' opening ceremony, the White House announced.
Wednesday 18 July 2012
It was a dream moment for any politician. There was the first couple in the seats of the Washington's basketball arena, the Verizon Centre, watching an exhibition match between Brazil and the US Olympics squad when the Kiss Cam swung by.
Saturday 16 June 2012
1. The Jules Rimet Trophy, the original World Cup.
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