Malala Yousafzai

Trump administration denies reports it plans to end Michelle Obama's girls education program

The White House is batting down reports that the Trump administration had planned to scuttle one of Michelle Obama's signature initiatives.

Hours after CNN reported on an internal Peace Corps email that announced a plan to stop supporting the former first lady's "Let Girls Learn" program, a White House spokesman said there had been no changes to the initiative.

The cable network's CNN Films division, which celebrated Obama's work to improve educational opportunities for girls in developing countries in a documentary last year, reported that Sheila Crowley, acting director of the Peace Corps, sent an email to employees this week shutting down the education...