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Obamas return for summer stay on Martha’s Vineyard

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama wave goodbye as they leave Orlando, Fla., Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, en route to Martha’s Vineyard, Mass., for a family vacation. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) by Darlene SupervilleAssociated Press Writer EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama opened the first summer vacation of his second term Saturday on Martha’s Vineyard, trading Washington debates over the budget, government surveillance and his health care overhaul for a hoped-for carefree week filled with golf, beach outings and hanging-out time with family and friends.