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    Nelson Mandela Hospitalized

    FILE - This photo taken July 18, 2012 shows former South African President Nelson Mandela during the celebration of his 94th birthday in Qunu, South Africa.  The public is invited to share their own inspirational quotes at a Times Square event tied to a video installation of Nelson Mandela's speeches on Friday.  (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam, File)

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    Nelson Mandela's been having a rough time lately. The 94-year-old was admitted to the hospital early Friday morning for the recurrence of a lung infection—his fifth hospitalization in the past two years. The former South African president and anti-apartheid leader, is in "serious but stable condition,” according to a presidential spokesman. Mandela's lung issues are nothing new, and it is believed that he suffered permanent respiratory damage working in prison quarries during his 27-year sentence. But there is positive news: the spokesperson also said that Mandela is able to breathe on his own. Here's hoping for a speedy recovery.

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