Barbara Bush, the daughter of former President George W. Bush, welcomes the sixth class of Global Health Corps fellows for two weeks of training. The Global Health Corps places young professionals and recent college graduates in fellowships with health organizations in the United States and Africa for a year of service.
Calling herself the 'hostess-in-chief,' first lady Michelle Obama puts a positive spin on preparations for the annual Christmas deluge of visitors to a decked out White House.
Barbara Bush: The Human Rights Campaign, a national gay rights organization, released a video Tuesday featuring Bush, a New York resident who runs Global Health Corps, a nonprofit public health organization.
A soldier stands in front of a cloud of smoke from burning marijuana on an illegal plantation at the Sierra de Juarez, in Tecate, Mexico, on Tuesday. Authorities found three illegal plantations of marijuana on Sept. 20 during air patrol operations.
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Christmas decorations are seen in the Cross Hall and Blue Room of the White House on December 2 in Washington, D.C.