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From Kansas to Washington, Barack Obama's 'Story'

From Kenya

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From Kenya

The president's Kenyan aunt, Auma Magak (left), and grandmother Akumu. After taking abuse from her husband Hussein Onyango, Akumu left the family when Barack Sr. was a child.

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