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The new sheriff in town: Michele Roberts attempts to fix the NBA Players Association, her latest challenge in a lifetime full of them

Michele Roberts grew up in Melrose Houses, a low-income housing project in the South Bronx. Her father left the family when she was still a toddler, leaving her mother, Elsie, to raise five kids on her own. As a hobby, her mother would watch trials and arraignments at the nearby courthouse, often bringing her daughter with her. During one such ...

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Michelle Obama tweets support to Robin Roberts, girlfriend

Ida Mae Astute/ABC The First Lady tweeted her congratulations to Robin Roberts, pictured with Michelle Obama in February, after the morning show host acknowledged her longtime girlfriend in a Facebook posting marking her recovery.   Michelle Obama congratulated “Good Morning America” host Robin Roberts and her newly acknowledged girlfriend, Amber Laign, as Roberts marks her remarkable recovery after a bone ...

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Good Morning America’s Robin Roberts — P.S. I’m Gay

Breaking News Robin Roberts just officially came out of the closet … telling the world she’s gay and has a longtime girlfriend. Robin just recounted her triumphs over the last year on her Facebook page … talking about her battle with cancer and how she overcame the odds and regained her health. In the middle of her Facebook essay she ...

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