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First Ladies Obama and Bush Urge Next President to Prioritize Veterans
With the Obama Administration nearing its end and a transition of power soon approaching, First Lady Michelle Obama says veterans must remain a top priority for the next president of the United States and that he or she shouldn’t "pop off" about going to war. “I would hope that any
It's a wrap: The big moments from the 2016 Invictus Games.
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The 2016 Invictus Games are complete, and one thing is already unmistakably clear: Toronto has a lot of work to do if it intends to match the scale and impact of this year's event when it plays host in 2017. The Invictus Games were launched in London in 2014, as an international
Prince Harry Closes 2016 Invictus Games: 'Never Stop Fighting'
Prince Harry closed out the 2016 Invictus Games Thursday night with a star-studded closing ceremony that included performances from Rachel Platten, Rascal Flatts and Flo Rida and a spectacular fireworks presentation. “You are all Invictus,” Harry told service members and veterans from around the
Prince Harry Cheers With Vice President Joe Biden, Jill Biden at Invictus Games
Prince Harry was joined by two special guests Wednesday at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Florida, for the Invictus Games wheelchair rugby finals. On day three of the competition, Harry, 31, shared the spotlight with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Dr. Jill Biden ,
Jill Biden Ponders Whether 'America Missed an Opportunity' When Husband Didn't Run
Amid an increasingly contentious Democratic race, second lady Jill Biden said in a recent interview that "maybe America missed an opportunity" after her husband's emotional decision not to run for president. “Well, you know I say every day … I really do feel that Joe would have made a great
Joe Biden Says Belgians Have 'Backbones Like Ramrods,' 'Will Prevail' After Attack
Vice President Joe Biden , joined by his wife Dr. Jill Biden , stopped by the Belgium Embassy in Washington, D.C., this morning to sign the condolence book for the victims of Tuesday’s attacks in Brussels and said the Belgians “will prevail.” “They will prevail. They will prevail,” Biden told
Remembering Former First Lady Nancy Reagan
Politicians mourned the death of former first lady Nancy Reagan , who died in her home in Los Angeles on Sunday. The wife of former President Ronald Reagan was remembered for her loyalty to her husband. She became fiercely protective of him after a 1981 assassination attempt, and later stood by him
Scott Kelly Reunites With Family After Year in Space Mission
Astronaut Scott Kelly arrived in Houston early this morning where he was reunited with his family after a whirlwind year-long mission in space. Waiting for Kelly, 52, in Houston were his two daughters and girlfriend, along with his identical twin brother, retired astronaut Mark Kelly , and his
First Lady Celebrates Female Veterans at Women's History Month Event: 'Tell Your Story'
First Lady Michelle Obama honored female veterans today at the annual Women’s History Month reception in Washington, D.C. At the reception, hosted by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , Obama urged female veterans to tell their story. "All of you learned how to build a team and lead others under