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Kennedy has malignant tumor; prognosis is uncertain at best

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Senator Edward M. Kennedy sat with his daughter, Kara, and his wife, Victoria, in Massachusetts General Hospital yesterday. Senator Edward M. Kennedy sat with his daughter, Kara, and his wife, Victoria, in Massachusetts General Hospital yesterday. (BILL GREENE/GLOBE STAFF)
By Brian C. Mooney
Globe Staff / May 21, 2008

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US Senator Edward M. Kennedy has been diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor, his doctors said yesterday, and the prognosis appears uncertain at best for the last surviving brother of the famed Kennedy clan, who has been an enormous force in American politics for nearly half a century. (Full article: 1272 words)

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