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    Obamas Extend Hawaii Vacation

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    The first family is having such a great time away from Washington, DC that they’ve decided to extend their Hawaiian vacation until Jan. 3, the White House announced. President Obama had already delayed the start of his home-state vacation so he would be in town for the end of the legislative year. The Obama family was originally due back on New Year's day; their extension will now cause Sasha and Malia to miss two days of school.

    Read it at Associated Press