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Senator Byrd Hospitalized

Robert Byrd, the 91-year-old senator from West Virginia, has been hospitalized, reports the Associated Press, due to “a spike in temperature.” According to his office, he was hospitalized late on Friday, is being treated with antibiotics, and should be released in a few days. The temperature spike was caused by a minor infection. Byrd has been a senator for more than 50 years.