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Michelle Obama to Appear on 'Oprah'

Her interview is set to air next Thursday.

Michelle Obama
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First Lady Michelle Obama is returning to her Chicago hometown today to tape an episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show.

She plans to discuss the launch of a nationwide campaign to support families with someone in the military.

The program is scheduled to air Thursday.

President Barack Obama's State of the Union address also is on Thursday — at 9 p.m. — and it will air across the broadcast and cable news networks.