Posts Tagged ‘Hawaii’

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Obamas Miss Out On Religious Services in Hawaii

December 26, 2008

obama-family.3.jpgBarack Obama has long stressed the importance of religion in his life. But as his fellow Christians around the world attended Christmas services on Wednesday and Thursday, the president-elect and his family remained sequestered at their vacation compound on the windward coast of Oahu.

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Barack Obama’s Grandmother Dies of Cancer in Hawaii at 86, On Eve of Historic Election

November 3, 2008

Barack Obama says that his grandmother has died. The Democratic presidential candidate announced
the news in a joint statement with his sister Maya Soetoro-Ng. He said
his grandmother, Madelyn Dunham, had died peacefully after a battle
with cancer.

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