"I stayed silent for a long time, hoping the pain would just go away, but it never did."
"I want both men and women to know that there is so much beauty in the mess. There is so much joy in the journey."
Michelle Obama says she felt "lost and alone" after suffering a miscarriage 20 years ago and she and Barack Obama underwent in vitro fertilization to conceive their two daughters. "We were trying to get pregnant and it wasn't going well," Mrs. Obama, 54, writes in her upcoming memoir. The Associated Press purchased an early copy of "Becoming," Mrs. Obama's memoir and one of the most avidly anticipated political books in recent memory.
"He asked me if he could murder the baby now. I told him to just hang in there, and I will be home soon."
This week, coroners declared Mac Miller’s death an accidental overdose. Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller had just released his fifth full-length album, Swimming, before he died at age 26 earlier this fall. A coroner recently declared his death an accidental overdose involving fentanyl, a fast-acting opioid drug that’s 100 times more potent than morphine.