Obama Presidential Center Names Winter Garden After Hadiya Pendleton, Slain Teen Who Performed At Inauguration"Her legacy will continue to live on. Her story will continue to be told. That makes me, her dad, and her brother so honored,” said Hadiya's mother, Cleopatra Cowley-Pendleton.
Obamas Make Surprise Visit To Comer Children's Hospital For Holiday CelebrationYou've likely heard Santa travels in a sleigh with reindeer. On Friday, he came with a little extra protection.
Former President Obama Joins Teens For Basketball Drills At South Side YMCAFormer President Barack and Michelle Obama are back in Chicago Thursday and Friday to celebrate the holiday season with the city's South Side and their foundation.
'Long Time Coming': Former President Obama Breaks Ground On Presidential Center"This doesn't feel like building something new, but reveals something that has always been here."
Obama Presidential Center Groundbreaking Underway In Jackson Park Tuesday Afternoon
Obamas Return To Chicago For Groundbreaking Of Presidential Center Tuesday"Michelle and I could not be more excited to break ground on the Obama Presidential Center in the community that we love."
Bo, The Obama Family Dog And 'Best Friend', Dies After Battle With Cancer
Latinx Activists In Waukegan Want To Rename Thomas Jefferson Middle School, But Not After The ObamasResidents of one Chicago suburb are divided over how to rechristen a school named for a founding father who enslaved hundreds of Black people.
Young Reader's Edition Of Michelle Obama's Book Out In March"I hope that as you’re reading my story, you’ll also think about your own — because it’s the most beautiful gift you'll ever have."
'He Developed From An Unlikely Presidential Candidate To A World Leader': Steve Kroft On 'Barack Obama: The 60 Minutes Interviews' AudiobookPresident Barack Obama was interviewed 17 times by Steve Kroft while he was at CBS News. The former 60 Minutes correspondent discusses his new audiobook featuring all his conversations with the 44th President.
Mayor Lightfoot Takes Part In Virtual Panel With Joe Biden On First Night Of Democratic National ConventionChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot played a role in the first night of the all-virtual Democratic National Convention Monday night, as part of a conversation on race.
CPL Features Obamas, Oprah Reading At 'Live From The Library'You can catch the readings weekdays on the CPL's Facebook and Instagram pages.
Michelle Obama Wins GRAMMY Award For Best Spoken Word AlbumFormer First Lady Michelle Obama has won a GRAMMY Award for Best Spoken Word Album, for her audiobook “Becoming.”
Portraits Of Barack And Michelle Obama Coming To Chicago; Here's How To See ThemIf you missed seeing Barack and Michelle Obama's portraits in the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, you are in luck.
Obama's Production Company Scores First Oscar NominationMichelle Obama added in her own post: "What Julia and Steve capture on film is at times painful, at times exhilarating, but always thoughtful and always real -- exactly the kind of story Barack and I wanted to lift up with Higher Ground Productions."