April 7, 2014: Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, speaks in Washington.AP

WASHINGTON – Jill Biden is promoting a new website designed to make it easier for service members, veterans, their spouses and dependents to calculate their Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits at thousands of schools and job training programs.

"In just a couple easy steps they can figure everything out," Biden told The Associated Press before she appeared Wednesday on NBC's "Today" to show off the GI Bill Comparison Tool.

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A landslide, a rescue effort, and a state of emergency: Today's show updates you on a tragic natural disaster in Washington state.

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Invoking American success stories of NBA star LeBron James, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz and her own family, first lady Michelle Obama on Tuesday encouraged Chinese students with humble beginnings to work hard and aim for top-notch educations.

"In America, we believe that no matter where you live or how much money your parents have, or what race or religion or ethnicity you are, if you work hard and believe in yourself, then you should have a chance to succeed," Mrs.

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This cover image taken by Annie Leibovitz for Vogue shows the April 2014 issue of the high fashion magazine featuring rapper Kanye West and TV personality Kim Kardashian. The April issue hits newsstands nationwide on March 31 and will be available on March 24 as a digital download for tablets.Annie Leibovitz for Vogue

Kanye West's campaign to get fiancee Kim Kardashian on the cover of Vogue magazine has finally paid off.

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fashion designer L'Wren Scott, found dead in her high-rise Manhattan apartment on Monday, committed suicide by hanging, the New York City medical examiner's office said on Wednesday.

Police had been treating the death of the 49-year-old former model and stylist who was the girlfriend of Rolling Stones lead singer Mick Jagger as an apparent suicide after finding the her body with a scarf around her neck.

The Medical Examiner did not release any more details about her death.

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  • Musician Mick Jagger and designer L'Wren Scott pose following her Fall/Winter 2012 collection during New York Fashion Week, February 16, 2012. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri (UNITED STATES - Tags: FASHION ENTERTAINMENT) - RTR2XZOE

  • Designer L'wren Scott arrives for the world premiere of the Rolling Stones documentary "Crossfire Hurricane" at the Odeon Leicester Square in London October 18, 2012.

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michelle-obama-oscarFirst Lady Michelle Obama is not content nagging Americans about their food choices. She has now decided to lecture us about our word usage. Along with pop star Beyonce and actress Jennifer Garner among others, the First Lady is urging Americans to ban the word “bossy.” She believes that use of the word somehow inhibits young girls from becoming leaders.

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Monday, Nov. 4, 2013: Ken Cuccinelli, the GOP candidate in Virginia gubernatorial race with wife Teiro at a rally at Republican headquarters in Richmond, Va.AP


The hard-fought Virginia gubernatorial race between an establishment Democrat and a Republican who warned that a vote for his rival was a vote for ObamaCare, neared the end Tuesday afternoon, with polls closing at 7 p.m.

“ObamaCare has been a big part of why this race is a horse race at this point,” Republican nominee Ken Cuccinelli said after casting his vote Tuesday morning.

michelle-obama-oscarPresident Barack Obama is accustomed to receiving awards he does not deserve. In fact, the President received the ultimate award in November of 2008.

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obama gay militaryYesterday, the President officially began his second term, but only after committing another mistake in reciting the oath of office. Four years ago, the culprit was Chief Justice John Roberts, who flubbed the wording of the oath. This time, Roberts recited the correct words, but the President was unable to properly enunciate the phrase “United States.”

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