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ABC's Bob Woodruff: 'It's a Miracle I'm Alive'

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ABC's Bob Woodruff: 'It's a Miracle I'm Alive'

Originally posted 02/28/2007 08:00AM

A little more than a year after a roadside bomb in Iraq nearly killed him, ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff has returned to talk about his experience – appearing this week on Good Morning America and The Oprah Winfrey Show. He and wife Lee also have documented the incredible recovery in a new book, In an Instant: A Family's Journey of Love and Healing, excerpted in the new issue of PEOPLE, on newsstands Friday.

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Bob Woodruff Opens Up About Injuries | Bob Woodruff

Bob Woodruff Opens Up About Injuries

Originally posted 11/08/2006 09:00AM

Standing steady at a Washington, D.C., podium with no visible sign of impairment, former coanchor of ABC's World News Tonight Bob Woodruff said on Monday about his grave injuries of January, "It's kind of hard to believe it now," PEOPLE reports in its latest issue.

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Bob Woodruff to Tell His Story on TV | Bob Woodruff

Bob Woodruff to Tell His Story on TV

Originally posted 10/20/2006 02:40PM

ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff is returning to TV in his first broadcast since being severely injured in January by a roadside bomb while covering the war in Iraq, his network has announced.

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Bob Woodruff Stops By ABC Newsroom | Bob Woodruff

Bob Woodruff Stops By ABC Newsroom

Originally posted 06/14/2006 09:20AM

A fit-looking Bob Woodruff paid a visit to ABC's New York City newsroom on Tuesday, his first since he was seriously injured by a roadside bomb in Iraq on Jan. 29.

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ABC News's Bob Woodruff Goes Home | Bob Woodruff

ABC News's Bob Woodruff Goes Home

Originally posted 04/06/2006 06:10PM

ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff, who was seriously injured in January while reporting from Iraq, is finally going home, he said in a note to colleagues on Thursday.

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Bob Woodruff Released from Military Hospital

Bob Woodruff Released from Military Hospital

Originally posted 03/16/2006 06:45PM

Six weeks after he was gravely wounded by a bomb blast on assignment in Iraq, ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff was released on Thursday from a military hospital outside Washington, the network said.

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Woodruff Being Brought Out of Sedation

Woodruff Being Brought Out of Sedation

Originally posted 02/24/2006 08:00AM

ABC World News Tonight cameraman Doug Vogt, who was injured with anchor Bob Woodruff in an Iraqi roadside bombing on Jan. 29, has checked out of Bethesda Medical Center in Maryland – where Woodruff is still being mildly sedated, the network says.

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Brother: Bob Woodruff's Progress Slow

Brother: Bob Woodruff's Progress Slow

Originally posted 02/17/2006 08:00AM

Injured ABC news anchor Bob Woodruff and cameraman Doug Vogt continue to recover from their injuries as a result of a roadside bombing in Iraq on Jan. 29, with Woodruff remaining under sedation in a Bethesda, Md., hospital.

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Bob Woodruff's Recovery 'A Long Process'

UpdatePosted 02/09/2006 05:30PM

Bob Woodruff's Recovery 'A Long Process'

Originally posted 02/09/2006 08:30AM

In an update on the conditions of ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff and his cameraman Doug Vogt, the seriously hurt newsman remains at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., where he is said to be making progress in recovering from head wounds and other injuries sustained in a Jan. 29 explosion while he was reporting from Iraq.

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Sawyer & Gibson In for Woodruff on ABC

Sawyer & Gibson In for Woodruff on ABC

Originally posted 02/01/2006 08:00AM

As ABC World News Tonight anchor Bob Woodruff recovers from serious head injuries sustained during a weekend explosion in Iraq, Good Morning America anchors Diane Sawyer and Charles Gibson will alternate sharing the responsibility of filling in for him opposite Elizabeth Vargas, The New York Times reports.

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