Yesterday was International Jazz Day, and last night, ABC broadcast an edited version of the All-Star Global Concert that took place on the South Lawn of the White House on Friday. Just after Prince’s death, Aretha Franklin went on MSNBC to speak about him (and speculate that he might’ve died from Zika virus), and at […]
Los Angeles is paying tribute to the late music icon Prince with a public memorial at City Hall next week, officials said Wednesday. The memorial is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. on May 6 and will be on the south lawn of City Hall, said local activist Najee Ali, who is organizing the event. A spokeswoman...
First lady hopes successors will continue her garden WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama says she hopes future presidents will continue the project she calls "my baby," her vegetable garden on the White House South Lawn. "Because our thought...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama is hoping future presidents will continue the project she calls "my baby," the vegetable garden on the White House South Lawn. She presided over the final planting on Tuesday and says the garden has exceeded expectations. Mrs. Show More Summary
Barack and Michelle Obama keep their hands over their hearts as Idina Menzel sings the National Anthem during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House on Sunday (March 28) in Washington, DC. The 54-year-old President of the United States led the festivities and even refereed the Easter [...]
Calling the moment bittersweet, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama welcomed thousands of children to the South Lawn of the White House Monday morning for the annual Easter Egg Roll. The egg rolling began in 1878. Now the event includes storytelling, musical performances and tips...
It’s Barack Obama’s last Easter as President. Children and their families will descend on the South Lawn of the White House on Monday morning for the 138th Annual White House Easter Egg Roll. The White House says more than 35,000 people will attend for games, stories, the long-running egg roll, a fun run, cooking…
Today, President Obama and the First Lady welcomed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada and Mrs. Sophie Grégoire Trudeau to the White House. Watch the official arrival ceremony on the South Lawn, and check out the photos: President...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Michelle Obama's affection for the White House South Lawn has grown just like the sweet potatoes and carrots she plants there. Continue reading ? The post White House South Lawn becomes first lady’s grassy stage appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
When Barack Obama walks across the White House's South Lawn to Marine One, we should take notes. Because whether he's wearing a suit, v-neck sweater or polo shirt and golfing shoes, he'll show you what you need to know about classic style. Show More Summary
Even if unconsciously, the homeless people who loll on the south lawn of Los Angeles City Hall are making a sacrifice to conserve water during the drought. The small gurgling Frank Putnam Flint fountain that for decades has serenaded midday sleepers has been silenced. It's one of about a dozen...
The 14-year-old received a personal invitation from the president to attend the event on the White House's South Lawn.
President Barack Obama got a guided tour of the moon on Monday, peering at its craters through a large reflective telescope set up on the South Lawn of the White House to promote science and technology careers at “Astronomy Night.” Obama was joined by budding young scientists who...
By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama got a guided tour of the moon on Monday, peering at its craters through a large reflective telescope set up on the South Lawn of the White House to promote science andShow More Summary
New Coach Al Bagnoli has players go through Friday walk-throughs on the campus’s South Lawn, reconnecting a team whose stadium is about 100 blocks away to its fan base.
Speaking on the South Lawn of the White House during his first visit to the United States yesterday, Pope Francis delivered a warning and challenge to the American people: "Climate change is a problem which can no longer be left to a...Show More Summary
Pontiff tells crowd of 11,000 on White House lawn that God ‘has not forsaken us.’ An enthusiastic crowd of 11,000 ticketed guests gathered on the South Lawn of the White House this morning as President Obama officially welcomed PopeShow More Summary
Pope Francis is already generating memorable moments -- serious and sweet -- on his first day in America. In speeches before 11,000 people on the South Lawn of the White House, during a mini-parade in a popemobile and in an address to the nation's bishops, he is making news at every event. Here...
With over 11,000 ticketed guests gathered on the South Lawn, Pope Francis made his first ever visit to the White House Wednesday morning, and called on the world to defend religious liberties and take better care of the environment before going to the Oval Office for a private meeting with President Barack Obama.
Pope Francis and President Barack Obama during a state arrival ceremony, Wednesday, on the South Lawn of the White House. (Andrew Harnik / AP) At the start of his weeklong visit to the United States with stops in Washington D.C.Show More Summary