Obamas' Vineyard Vacation Delayed by Hurricane Bill - NBC Bay Area

Obamas' Vineyard Vacation Delayed by Hurricane Bill

President Obama will have to wait for his R&R



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    The Obamas' vacation has been blown off-track by Hurricane Bill.

    President Barack Obama and the First Family will have to wait a little longer for their R&R.

    The Obama clan is still set to relax in Martha's Vineyard this week -- but plans to take off Sunday morning were derailed by Hurricane Bill, the White House said.

    Although the hurricane has weakened, the commander in chief wanted to play it safe before heading out for his extended 10-day summer getaway -- so Air Force One's plans have been rescheduled.

    President Obama, Michelle and the girls will leave from Andrews Air Force base early Sunday afternoon for the Vineyard, where they'll stay in a posh 28-acre farmhouse compound isolated from the rest of the area.

    Read more: The Associated Press