As Ellen DeGeneres gears up for the farewell season of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, she's compiling nearly two decades worth of highlights with appearances by Michelle Obama, George Clooney, Taylor Swift, Sandra Bullock and more. A 30-second promo video for the final season includes a montage of signature scares featuring George, Taylor... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After plans to host hundreds of guests at his Martha’s Vineyard estate for a 60th birthday bash drew news media scrutiny, former President Barack Obama has decided to "significantly scale back" the affair, a spokesperson said Wednesday. "This outdoor event was planned... Read More.
(BOSTON) — Former President Barack Obama will host hundreds of guests at his 60th birthday party this coming weekend on Martha's Vineyard in Massachusetts amid concerns about spreading the delta variant of COVID-19, according to a source familiar with the plans. A COVID coordinator will... Read More.
Anthony Mackie and Jahi Di’Allo Winston have been tapped to star in Netflix’s upcoming family adventure We Have a Ghost, Variety has learned. They join Tig Notaro, Jennifer Coolidge and Black Widow star David Harbour who have also been cast. Written and directed by Christopher Landon, the film will be an adaption of Geoff Managuh’s short... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Barack Obama has expressed support for a compromise plan proposed by Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., as an alternative to the landmark election reform bill set for a key vote in the Senate Tuesday, including some changes other Democrats on Capitol... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The world has and continues to change in so many monumental ways since former President Barack Obama's eight years in office. Today, he says he stays awake at night thinking about how democracy can flourish in our constantly evolving world. "We're now seeing... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Bo, the Obama family dog, has died, according to the former president. The black and white Portuguese water dog, who joined the first family in the White House in April 2009, was the last presidential pet before President Joe Biden's dogs, Major and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former first lady Michelle Obama is encouraging young girls to reflect on their own personal stories as they work on "becoming" their best selves. Obama is partnering with the Girl Scouts of the USA on the "Becoming Me" program that is based... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After months of closed-door talks, President Joe Biden's administration has completed its review of North Korea policy, charting a path forward that rejects both of his immediate predecessors' stances on the nuclear-armed rogue state. The review has been highly anticipated, especially among U.S.... Read More.
Former President Barack Obama is urging his fellow Americans to "Roll Up Your Sleeves" and get the COVID-19 vaccine. Teaming with basketball legends Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal for NBC's hour-long Roll Up Your Sleeves special, the former president hoped to persuade more Americans of color to get vaccinated... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- It was a battle of wills on Tuesday when former first lady Michelle Obama squared off against Jimmy Kimmel's six-year-old daughter, Jane, in an attempt to get the picky eater to try some vegetables. Obama tried -- and failed -- to persuade Jane to... Read More.