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Valerie Harper Replaced by Brenda Vaccaro in Musical After Hospitalization

Valerie Harper Replaced by Brenda Vaccaro in Musical After Hospitalization

Originally posted 08/03/2015 10:10AM

Even though Valerie Harper assured fans Friday that she is not in a coma following her hospitalization Wednesday, she is bowing out of the musical she starred in before falling ill.

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Sally Struthers Says Valerie Harper 'Is Feeling Better' After Hospitalization

Sally Struthers Says Valerie Harper 'Is Feeling Better' After Hospitalization

Originally posted 07/31/2015 03:45PM

Valerie Harper's longtime friend and costar Sally Struthers says the actress is on the mend.

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George H.W. Bush Gives Two Thumbs Up in New Photo After Fall

George H.W. Bush Gives Two Thumbs Up in New Photo After Fall

Originally posted 07/30/2015 06:05PM

Don't worry about George H.W. Bush.

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Kelly Ripa Breaks Her Foot – and Says Husband Mark Consuelos 'Loved This Moment of Suffering'

Originally posted 07/30/2015 02:05PM

If there's a lesson to be learned here, it's watch your step.

Kelly Ripa debuted her latest accessories – a boot and crutches – for her broken foot on Live! with Kelly and Michael on Thursday morning. The petite star, 44, apparently got off on the wrong foot during a dance class, which resulted in four bones breaking off.

"I'm like, 'Maybe nobody will notice,' " Ripa told her co-host Michael Strahan. "My dream was that nobody would notice."

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This Boston Doctor Has a Rare Condition That Lets Him Feel Patients' Physical Pain

'It's Part of Who I Am,' Says Boston Doctor with Rare Condition That Lets Him Feel Patients' Physical Pain

Originally posted 07/30/2015 12:05PM

A Boston doctor was born with a skill that he never could have learned in medical school.

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'There's Nothing Like a Plane Crash to Make You Realize How Mortal You Are,' Says Teen Survivor

'There's Nothing Like a Plane Crash to Make You Realize How Mortal You Are,' Says Teen Survivor

Originally posted 07/29/2015 12:50PM

When 16-year-old Autumn Veatch boarded a private plane in Montana, she texted her boyfriend, "If I die, remember that I love you."

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8 Children Hurt by Falling Tree in California: 'I Tried to Save as Many as I Could,' Says Witness

8 Children Hurt by Falling Tree in California: 'I Tried to Save as Many as I Could,' Says Witness

Originally posted 07/29/2015 07:45AM

At least 8 children were hurt – three of them critically – when a 70-foot-tall pine tree fell on them near Kidspace Children's Museum in Pasadena on Tuesday evening.

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It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Superhero Window Washers Who Surprise Children in the Hospital

Superhero Window Washers Surprise Sick Children at Hospital

Originally posted 07/27/2015 04:40PM

For a little while on Friday, dozens of sick children forgot they were in the hospital.

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4 Firefighters Hurt Battling Massive Northern California Wildfire

4 Firefighters Hurt Battling Massive Northern California Wildfire

Originally posted 07/27/2015 11:25AM

Four firefighters were injured on Sunday while battling a two-square-mile blaze in Northern California that forced evacuations and burned thousands of acres of brush, reports say.

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WATCH: Jimmy Fallon Plays Harmonica with U2 a Month After Almost Losing His Finger

Jimmy Fallon Plays Harmonica with U2 a Month After Almost Losing His Finger

Originally posted 07/23/2015 11:20AM

Jimmy Fallon is jamming!

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