Obama makes an unannounced trip to grab a burger
Obama having lunch at FireFlies Restaurant in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia. Obama was joined by Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. June 10, 2014 (CNN)
June 10th, 2014
04:59 PM ET
4 months ago

Obama makes an unannounced trip to grab a burger

Alexandria, Virginia (CNN) – It's not everyday you get to have lunch across the table from the President.

But that happened Tuesday afternoon, as President Barack Obama and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan made an unannounced visit to FireFlies restaurant in Alexandria, Virginia, as this producer was eating lunch.

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Filed under: Arne Duncan • President Obama • Virginia
Huntsman’s father released from Church leadership role
October 1st, 2011
07:54 PM ET
6 months ago

Huntsman’s father released from Church leadership role

(CNN) – Presidential candidate Jon Huntsman's father, philanthropist and billionaire Jon Huntsman Sr., was released Saturday from his leadership position with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during the church's semiannual "General Conference," held in Utah. The move was part of a routine rotation among the church leadership.

There is no connection between Huntsman Jr.'s presidential campaign and his father's release, as the Church maintains a strict policy of political neutrality and does not endorse political candidates, a Church spokesperson said.
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Filed under: Jon Huntsman • Utah
Michelle Obama heads to reality TV
July 20th, 2011
05:02 PM ET
3 years ago

Michelle Obama heads to reality TV

Washington (CNN) - First lady Michelle Obama will tape an appearance on network reality television Thursday.

The ABC show "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" confirms Mrs. Obama will appear as a guest star working on behalf of military families.
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Filed under: Michelle Obama