Michelle Obama

Democratic National Convention 2012 (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: Preview Of November? Democrats Trounce Republicans In Convention Ratings

The early returns are in and, according to the Neilson rating company, the Democrats beat the Republicans… and the NFL.

09/07/2012

Former President Bill Clinton at the Democratic National Convention (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Thanks To Clint And Clinton, We Almost Stayed Awake

The Republican and Democratic National Conventions of 2012 – yawn-per-yawn – have to be the most uninspiring political conventions in recent history.

09/07/2012

FILE - Former President Bill Clinton (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Democrats Put Their Trust In ‘Bubba’ To Push Many To President Obama

Bill Clinton is the first Democratic president to be re-elected since Franklin Roosevelt and Barack Obama is counting on some of that mojo to help him win a second, too.

09/05/2012

First Lady Michelle Obama speaks at the Democratic National Convention (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: Democrats Offer A Positive Vision For The Future At Convention After GOP Offers Only Attacks

Sitting in the Time Warner Cable Arena last night I was struck by how different the Democratic National Convention was from the Republican event last week. Unlike the Republicans in Tampa, Democrats focused on the fight to preserve the middle class and the American Dream.

09/05/2012

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) speaks at the 2012 Democratic National Convention (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: 2012 Democratic National Convention: Superstar-less And On The Defensive

What a difference four horrendous years makes. Thinking back to the Democratic National Convention of 2008 and now seeing what’s going on in Charlotte, North Carolina this week at the Democratic National Convention of 2012 shows stark differences. The Democrats have no star power and pale in comparison to the Republicans’ star-packed convention in Tampa.

09/05/2012

First Lady Michelle Obama delivers a speech at Democratic National Convention. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/GettyImages)

First Lady Michelle Obama Says President Is ‘The Man We Can Trust’ At DNC

Michelle Obama is the person who knows Barack Obama best and shared that with America.

09/04/2012

Newark Mayor Cory Booker speaks at  Democratic National Convention. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Mayor Cory Booker Presents Democratic Party Platform At DNC

Newark Mayor Cory Booker took the stage Tuesday night in Charlotte at the Democratic National Convention, despite the fact that he sprained his ankle in the morning.

09/04/2012

President Barack Obama (file/credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/GettyImages)

Democrats Head To National Convention In Charlotte; Menendez Previews Obama

Democrats and supporters are flocking to Charlotte, North Carolina ahead of the Democratic National Convention, which begins Tuesday.

09/02/2012

Romney Accepts Party Nomination At The Republican National Convention

Biased Media Criticizes Romney’s Top Fundraisers

As the media positively and glowingly report high-profile presidential fundraising events for President Barack Obama and the Democratic National Committee, they report on GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s and the Republican’s big-dollar fundraising gatherings in and around Tampa, Florida during the Republican National Convention with total suspicion and even worse.

08/31/2012

Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton (Photo credit: SONNY TUMBELAKA/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Will Hillary Save The White House For Obama?

With President Barack Obama’s Vice President Joe Biden messing up more and more on the campaign trail as time passes, rumors of Biden being sent home to Delaware for good have abounded since last Friday. Will Hillary Clinton step into his place to save the White House for Obama and the Democrats?

08/20/2012

Sam Wohabe shows CBS 2's Dave Carlin his winning Fish Fueled Pepper Rocket recipe. (credit: CBS 2)

Young Manhattan Chef Cooks Up Contest-Winning Recipe For CBS 2

The rooftop garden of Sam Wohabe’s Upper East Side co-op is where you’ll often find the budding chef collecting what he needs to whip up one of his original recipes.

08/17/2012

President Obama signs a steel beam for One World Trade Center on June 14, 2012. (credit: Al Jones, 1010 WINS)

Steel Beam Signed By Obama Raised At One World Trade Center

A crane on top of the building lifted the beam from the ground Thursday after dozens of people, including construction workers and police officers, added their own signatures.

08/02/2012

Sam Wohabe (credit: Sheila Tendy)

Budding Manhattan Chef, 9, Headed To White House After Winning Contest

Sam Wohabe, of the Upper East Side, is one of 54 children who will be heading to Washington D.C. to have dinner with First Lady Michelle Obama after his winning entry to a contest that encourages healthy eating.

07/27/2012

President Obama shakes hands with more workers (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Bloomberg: Port Authority Wrong To Halt PATH Train Service For Obama Visit

Mayor Michael Bloomberg says trains between New York and New Jersey should not have been halted because President Barack Obama was in town.

06/15/2012

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama look down on WTC Memorial from 23rd Floor of Freedom Tower. (credit: Al Jones, 1010 WINS)

President Obama, First Lady Check Out WTC Site Before Heading To Fundraisers

Thursday night, several streets around the city will closed. The Obamas headed to the West Village for a campaign fundraiser at the home of Sarah Jessica Parker and to Midtown for a stop at the Plaza Hotel.

06/14/2012

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