Obamas hit Spanish beach, with help from police

** FILE ** In this Jan. 3, 2008, file photo, now President-elect Barack Obama, waves to supporters at a caucus rally in Des Moines, Iowa, after winning the Iowa Democratic presidential caucus. Surrounding him is wife Michelle, right, and daughters Malia and Sasha, bottom center. As the first family prepares to move to Washington, a team of friends and relatives will make sure the transition happens smoothly. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

August 6, 2010 8:04:34 AM PDT
Spanish police cleared off a stretch of beach for U.S. first lady Michelle Obama and daughter Sasha to relax by the Mediterranean Friday after a busy day of sightseeing.