Dmitry Medvedev visits Silicon Valley for the first time on Wednesday, eager to reinvent his country's outmoded, oil-dependent economy.
The 2009 Women's Conference in Long Beach, Calif., highlighted the recently released Shriver Report, which found that women now make up half of all American workers.
California's first lady was filmed thrice talking on a handheld phone while driving. State highway patrol's cellphone citations are up from last year.
"The most trusted man in America" defined reporting for generations of print and broadcast journalists.
Michelle Obama asked for more community service Monday, but rising volunteerism among Generation Y suggest it has already caught the spirit.
With California's debt topping $16 billion, the governor is stuck with a legislative standoff over tax hikes.
The former first lady's imposing national lead among Democratic voters faded leading up to the 22-state sweepstakes.