March 15th, 2010
04:40 PM ET

On the Radar: What's happening Tuesday

First Lady Michelle Obama launched a campaign in February to fight childhood obesity.

Here's a look at some of tomorrow's news events:

Michelle Obama

First Lady Michelle Obama addresses the Grocery Manufacturers Association about ways they can help reduce childhood obesity.  Last month, she launched her "Let's Move" campaign to reduce obesity rates in American children within a generation.

Interest rates

Federal Reserve Board will meet to decide whether to raise, lower, or maintain U.S. interest rates

Flooding concerns 

The Red River is rising fast and threatens to flood North Dakota's capital city, Fargo, and surrounding areas.  City workers and volunteers are shoring up flood-prone areas with hundreds of thousands of sandbags, ahead of what could be a 38-foot river crest by Saturday morning.  

Petraeus on the Hill

U.S. Central Command chief Gen. David Petraeus and other top defense officials will testify before the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee as it reviews the Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2011 and the Future Years Defense Program.

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