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May 17, 2008

Teddy Kennedy Rushed To Hospital Update: Seizure Not Stroke?

With the symptoms of a stroke.

WASHINGTON, May 17 (Reuters) - U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy, a leading Democrat and patriarch of a prominent American political dynasty, was hospitalized in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, with symptoms of a stroke, CNN reported on Saturday.

Kennedy, 76, was taken to the hospital early in the morning, CNN said, citing an unidentified prominent state party member

The source said Kennedy was to be transferred to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.

Do I have to say it?
Yeah, probably.

You guys know what kind of comments will be deleted out of hand. If you see this news as an opportunity to make creepy remarks about a sitting U.S. Senator, please don't do it on Ace's site.

UPDATE [DrewM.]

It may not have been a stroke.

A spokeswoman says Sen. Edward M. Kennedy has been hospitalized in Boston after suffering a seizure.

Stephanie Cutter says it does not appear Saturday that the Democrat had a stroke as initially suspected.

She says he is undergoing tests at Massachusetts General Hospital


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