The Latest: Obamas, friends tour Hawaii Islamic arts center

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HONOLULU (AP) – The Latest on President Barack Obama family vacation in Hawaii (all times local):

8 p.m.

The Obama family along with friends spent an hour late Wednesday afternoon touring a center for Islamic art and culture in Honolulu.

The center is in Shangri La – the former mansion of the heiress Doris Duke that overlooks the Pacific Ocean near Diamond Head.

The president’s brother-in-law, Konrad Ng, is the director of Shangri La. Ng is married to Obama’s sister, Maya Soetoro-Ng, and the couple and their family live in Honolulu….

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