Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, left, from Nevada, talks with a journalist as the elevator doors close as he departs the Capitol after a vote about the fiscal cliff, on Capitol Hill Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

‘Fiscal Cliff’ Deal Approved By Congress, President Barack Obama Returns To Hawaiian Vacation

President Barack Obama flew back to join his the family at their holiday home in Hawaii on Wednesday night after Congress approved legislation to avert big income tax increases on most Americans. Obama hailed the result of the vote, approving legislation that raises taxes on only the wealthiest Americans while avoiding the “fiscal cliff” of […]